Stratum Shawl

Here's a lovely new brioche shawl pattern by Leela Frankcombe, Stratum shawl. I test knit this interesting shawl pattern for Leela with Machete Shoppe Simple Sock in colorways Lovedrunk and Winter Wonderland, purchased from Yarn Social in Kansas City, Missouri. The cord-looking elements near the edge of the shawl, made with Leela's welt stitch, were … Continue reading Stratum Shawl

Hope Raises test knit for Paola Albergamo

Paola Albergamo designed her cowl, Hope Raises, with textured stitches to offer FREE during the pandemic. Easy stitches and DK weight yarn make it a fast knit and looks lovely! I test knitted with Madelinetosh Farm Twist in colorway Elizabeth Taylor. The Farm Twist feels like silk, but is lovely to work with because it’s … Continue reading Hope Raises test knit for Paola Albergamo