My latest test/sample knit for Casapinka is Fabulosity, a textured crescent shawl, worked up with four different colors of Miss Babs Yummy 2-Ply. The colorways she chose for this sample are: Mind Games, Miram, Be at Peace, and Heading Home. This shawl never got boring! There was always something different to do or color to … Continue reading Fabulosity
I love Lesley Anne Robinson's brioche shawls! I just finished this one, Mauvelous, with Madelinetosh Twist Light in colorways Beautiful Liar, Heart of Glass, and Slugworth. Turned out pretty! I love how the brioche and lace play well with each other. It's funny—I couldn't wait to finish the garter and lace sections just to get … Continue reading Mauvelous!
Liz of Kitterly asked me to knit up a sample shawl for an upcoming trade show. She had Shibui Knits Cima and Silk Cloud in Ash colorway sent to me and I started knitting (along with a test knitting group) Bonita Shawl by Ambah O'Brien. This shawl is ethereal and positively dreamy, like angel wings. … Continue reading Bonita Shawl
Last week, I was asked to knit up a sample of the new Casapinka shawl, Your Slip is Showing, for Dream in Color. Veronica at Dream in Color needed it for trade shows and a kit! She sent me these beauties! They are in her Jilly base, 100% Merino single in colorways (A-D): Bedtime, True … Continue reading Your Slip is Showing Sample Knit for Dream in Color