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Michael Richman, Owner & Operator, The Knitty Gritty NYC


853 Saint Nicholas Avenue
New York, NY, 10031
United States


The Knitty Gritty NYC the home of my custom knitwear shop.  I create custom, one of a kind knitwear accessories, apparel, as well as custom dyed yarns.  I also offer a gallery of stitches for knitters looking for inspiration, private in person knitting lessons in New York as well as other knitting resources through my personal knitting blog.



My blog chronicles my numerous knitting projects and my pursuit for more knitting knowledge.  To go where no self-taught, male, gay, culturally jewish, professional dancing, opera singing knitter has ever gone before!  I love saturated colors, mustaches and beards, boots, soft yarn, cute men, abstract & pop art, and  

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Plan your project lest ye regret it - Fundamentals

The Knitty Gritty NYC

The main purpose of this blog is to warn beginning knitters of all the things I wasn't warned about when I started knitting.  You could call me an, 'I don't want you to make the same mistakes I made' kind of educator.  So trust me when I tell you this part is tedious.  But it is also SOOOOO worth the time you spend.  How you plan your project can make or break not only the final outcome of your project but your enjoyment for the process itself!  

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