Canyon Sunset test knit for KnitGraffiti

I always love knitting up Lesley Anne Robinson's brioche patterns! They are so well-written and fun to knit! This latest test knit is Canyon Sunset. I used Hedgehog Fibres Sock in colors Salty Tales, Sorry not Sorry and Vengeance. This shawl worked up fairly quickly and I am very pleased with the results! My project … Continue reading Canyon Sunset test knit for KnitGraffiti

Perfect Blend test/sample for Casapinka

Perfect Blend was a fun mystery knit-along (MKAL) sample shawl to test for Casapinka! My Perfect Blend shawl was knit with 12 mini skeins of Miss Babs Yummy 2-Ply Toes in the gradient colorway Piece of Cake. Perfect Blend kits can be purchased here. Bronnie designed another fun shawl pattern with different tea-themed recipes included. … Continue reading Perfect Blend test/sample for Casapinka

Hope Hat charity knit

Andrea Cull of Knitrino thought, “Shouldn’t everyone have the opportunity to wear a beautiful hand-knit hat?” So she, with her sister, Alison, designed Hope Hat. Andrea tells it best: ... we are partnering with Seattle-based Elizabeth Gregory Home, who every year provides hats, scarves, and gloves to women who need them. The Elizabeth Gregory Home … Continue reading Hope Hat charity knit

Juniper Wings sample for Kitterly

A few months ago, Elizabeth at Kitterly asked me to knit a sample of Carol Feller's Juniper Wings. It was a well-written pattern and the yarn, WalkCollection Cottage Merino, made the process very enjoyable. Colors used were Granny Grey, Manhattan Beach Wave and Guppy. I was quite pleased how the sample turned out! You can … Continue reading Juniper Wings sample for Kitterly

Tahlequah Wrap test/sample for Wool Slayer Designs

I have a new test/sample knit shawl to share from Andrea of Wool Slayer Designs, her Tahlequah Wrap! Photo courtesy Andrea Cull I knit them up with BigFootFibers BrilliantlySilky Britfoot Sock in colorways Maple, Rose Gold, In the Navy, and Peony. My project notes are here. Tahlequah Wrap is a very easy knit that would … Continue reading Tahlequah Wrap test/sample for Wool Slayer Designs

Tenkiller test/sample knit for Woolslayer Designs

Andrea Cull of Woolslayer Designs asked me to knit her a sample of her Tenkiller shawl pattern. She chose Yarn Love's Cinderella (80/20 BFL and nylon) in colorways Misty Sunrise, Maple Leaf, Shiny Penny, Creamsicle and Butterbeer. (We didn't use the third skein from the left.) I didn't get any blocked photos of this shawl … Continue reading Tenkiller test/sample knit for Woolslayer Designs