I had the pleasure to knit one of Astrid's brioche shawl patterns this past week. Astrid is the designer behind DundeeKnits. Getting to Know You, is a quick and clever shawl knit up with three different colors. I knit my version of Getting to Know You in Hedgehog Fibres Skinny Singles in colorways Genie, Pinky … Continue reading Getting to Know You
I recently tested Ann Alger's Peacock Lines Shawl pattern. This is an easy project for traveling and socializing with family this holiday season! I used Republic of Wool's Twist Fingering in colorway To the Juring Room and House of a la Mode Fancy Fingering in colorway Star Light, Star Bright. What a fun combination! Here's … Continue reading Ann’s Peacock Lines Shawl
Do you have one 400 yard skein of speckled yarn that you want to highlight in a pattern that'll bring out its amazing qualities? The Sweet Anemone shawlette pattern may be your answer! Here's Sweet Anemone in Phydeaux Soie, in speckled colorway, Ghost. Speckled colorways look great in Sweet Anemone! Because Phydeaux's Soie is 50% Merino … Continue reading Sweet Anemone in Phydeaux Soie
Do you have a growing stash of variegated yarns waiting to be transformed into something special? Have you jumped on the speckled yarn bandwagon but have no idea what to make out of them? Or can't find anything to make out of a lovely skein of semi-solid that has only 400 yards? All these precious single skeins … Continue reading Win this Sweet Anemone Pattern!