Heads up knitters! If you haven’t gone to Knitty’s website recently and you happen to enjoy books such as Coraline, Neverwhere, and The Ocean at the End of the Lane then you are in for a treat. There is a new scarf pattern designed by Joan of Dark and a great photo taken by Kyle Cassidy of Neil Gaiman wearing a darkly subtle Sherlock-inspired scarf. It is the best of every world for the geeky knitter.

If you want to know more about this occurrence of there is an editor’s letter about it on Knitty that explains it all. And while you are there, you should really check out the scarf pattern. It is a deadly simple pattern that sounds like it would knit up quickly so you can have it done in time for cooler weather.