I was asked to knit a sample shawl for Lisa of LMB Designs. She had a beautiful shawl pattern that was picked up by Noro Magazine for their Spring/Summer 2016 #8 issue. It's the #7 Crescent Shawl and is on Ravelry as a pattern but not available for electronic download as yet. And look what … Continue reading Noro Crescent Shawl
I received this festive yarn in a swap, The Verdant Gryphon Odyssey in colorway Psychedelic Peacock. It's 100% Merino in a bulky weight. It was so wild, I decided to make the Aspen Ice Hat by Liat Gat of KnitFreedom. Psychedelic Peacock Hat Cute, huh? And I could use my handy dandy Pom Pom maker again! … Continue reading Last Hat of the Year
I had the pleasure of "meeting" Clare Devine through working with Lisa Barnes of LMB Designs. Lisa interviewed Clare in a recent newsletter and featured the hat patterns in her new e-book, The Tea Collection. There are 11 beautiful hat patterns designed for knitters with beginning to advanced knitting skills! When I expressed my appreciation for these beautiful designs, not only … Continue reading Chuy Everyday Brew Hat & E-Book Giveaway!
I was able to knit up samples (in a weekend!) for Lisa Barnes of LMB Designs for her newly revised patterns, Black Widow Spider Choker and Widow's Spider Web Wristlets. What's cool about them is that they use glow-in-the-dark thread! They are currently on sale for $6 individually, but if you purchase both patterns together, you'll save … Continue reading Black Widow Choker and Wristlets Sample Knits