Christmas Rose

I just finished this lovely MKAL (“mystery knit-along”), Christmas Rose by Jana Huck of Janukke. It turned out beautifully. This was a great brioche shawl that anyone with some intermediate brioche experience can knit. My shawl used beautiful Malabrigo Arroyo (sport weight) in colorways Plomo, Lavanda and Talisman. I purchased these online from Eat. Sleep. … Continue reading Christmas Rose

Broadway and 32nd Street Shawl

I thought the colors and the pattern looked a bit Christmas-y, so it’s my Happy Holidays! photo post today. It’s the Broadway and 32nd Street shawl by Lesley Anne Robinson of Knit Graffiti Designs. This one is worked up in Potion Yarns Banshee in colorways Jeeves Does Not Approve, Milady’s Boudoir, Belle Du Jour, and … Continue reading Broadway and 32nd Street Shawl

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