Bronnie sent me a skein of my first Primrose Yarn to knit a sample of Aquiline by Casapinka. So pretty! Primrose Yarn Co. Adelaide in colorway Double Bubble. This shawl pattern shows off the beauty of this yarn! And a quick knit, too! My project notes are here. For more info on Aquiline, check out … Continue reading Primrose Aquiline sample for Casapinka
Catching up on my project posts here with the beginning of 2019 with a sample knit I did for Casapinka. It's Aquiline, a lovely one-skein shawlette worked up in Miss Babs' Yummy 2-Ply in colorway Has to Be. My project page on Ravelry is here. This shawlette really shows off the pretty speckles in this … Continue reading Aquiline Sample for Casapinka
I made this Sweet Anemone shawlette with a special skein of yarn from a dear friend, Casapinka. It's La Bien Aimee Merino Singles in colorway Romance. It's a lovely speckled yarn from Paris! This is a lovely yarn and the speckles really do it! If you'd like to make your own Sweet Anemone Shawlette, you can … Continue reading Sweet Anemone Romance
I wanted to knit something "different" and this fit the bill: Shard, by Romi Hill, gives an interesting and organic result that pretty much can be done without looking at the pattern after you get the hang of it. It requires at least one color within the colorway be 12-14" long to make the shard. I … Continue reading Hummingbird Shard Shawlette
There's still time to make a beautiful Valentine's Day shawlette with the Sweet Hearts shawlette pattern! No purling, but not boring! Great for handspun! Only 350 yds of fingering weight yarn (but any weight can be used--just make needle size and yardage quantity adjustments) Fully reversible Not too complicated, so good for multi-tasking, social knitting … Continue reading Sweet Hearts for Valentine’s Day
I was trying to use this really cool yarn by Phydeaux Designs, Phydeaux Yarn Beurre: Superwash Fingering Merino Wool in colorway My Sweet Prince. I figured it would work with other yarns and colors in my stash, but it just wanted to stand on its own and shine, so I knitted it up with my pattern, Twyst … Continue reading My Twysted Prince
Congratulations to Lisa H. winning the Sweet Hearts pattern giveaway! Lisa purchased the pattern (and received five entries in the giveaway!) so she will be receiving a refund for her free PDF copy of the Sweet Hearts pattern! Thank you for your purchase and participating, Lisa! Even if you didn’t win this time, you can still be a winner … Continue reading Sweet Hearts pattern giveaway winner!
The pattern giveaway for Sweet Hearts ends tonight at 11:59 pm Central time! For details on winning a FREE copy of my new shawlette pattern, Sweet Hearts, see my original post here. Good luck!
For details on winning a FREE copy of my new shawlette pattern, Sweet Hearts, see my original post here. But hurry! Entries are accepted until 11:59 pm Central time, Tuesday, November 15, 2016! Good luck!
Do you dislike purl stitches? But don’t want to be bored knitting garter forever and ever? Do you have handspun, but don’t know what to make out of it? I have something that may interest you! Sweet Hearts is knit with one of those beautiful skeins of 350+ yards of fingering weight yarn that you … Continue reading Announcing Sweet Hearts Shawl Pattern Giveaway