Monthly Archives: November 2011

J. Crew’s Best of the Best

We’re back from our long, snowy holiday weekend, which was filled with family, friends and enough food for weeks’ worth of leftovers. Hope you had a great Thanksgiving, too. Our friends at J.Crew, who just received a lovely write up in The New York Times Magazine’s “Site To Be Seen” column, just put out their Best of the Best gift […]

Holiday Gift Knits

Knitters look forward to winter not just for the cold weather, so perfect for knitting and bundling up, but because it provides ample opportunities to knit gifts for friends and loved ones. Here are a few of our picks for holiday knit gifts from the 2011 Swans Island pattern collection.  With the exception of the Mark […]

The Wilder Things explores Levi’s – Swans Island Collaboration

Our good friend Charlotte Wilder sat down with our creative director, Susan Williams, to talk about Swans Island‘s recent collaboration with Levi’s.  The collaboration was for Levi’s Made Here series, a project that puts the spotlight on hand-made goods, crafts and apparel made right here in America. You can check out Charlotte’s write-up about the Levi’s-Swans Island collaboration on her […]