Beautiful Knitted Beet … The Only Beet I Could Ever Love

Beautiful Knitted Beet … The Only Beet I Could Ever Love

I went to a naturopath years ago and she put me on a candida cleanse for three weeks. After the three weeks, I went for electro-dermal testing for food sensitivities and before I had the test, the doctor asked if I had any known allergies. I said not really, except I HATE BEETS. She laughed and said no one has beet issues, it’s just a preference.

Well… guess what? My number one food intolerance? Beets. Yucky, icky, disgusting beets. They smell like earthworms and they literally make me gag. But …

Beautiful Knitted Beet ... The Only Beet I Could Ever Love

… but this beet from Norah Gaughan makes me very happy.

Sadly, the booklet is out of print, but it looks like there’s one available here and you can bookmark the Ravelry page for the future, maybe one day these out-of-print patterns will find their way back to us.


About The Author


Danielle Holke is a long-time knitter, first taught by her beloved grandmother as a young girl growing up in Canada. In 2008 she launched KnitHacker, a lively blog and knitting community which has since grown to be a popular presence in contemporary knitting culture, reaching more than a million readers each year. As a marketing professional, Danielle advises and works with a motley squad of artists, yarn bombers, film makers, pattern designers, yarn companies and more. Learn more about her latest book, Knits & Pieces: A Knitting Miscellany.

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