Category Archives: Yarn

Through the Loops Mystery Shawl 2015 Starts Today!

We are so excited to join in once again with designer Kirsten Kapur for her annual Mystery Shawl KAL. A few weeks ago, we watched Christiana choose yarn for this year’s two-color design.  Inspired by her “Find a Friend” for … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Beth’s Ananke

Ananke is a great pattern that makes use of multicolored yarn. Look how nicely Beth has rendered it in Socks that Rock in Mad as a March Hare! A note about Socks that Rock: we rotate the colors that we … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Shani’s Ivy Vest

Shani is making an Ivy Vest in Dream in Color Classy in Happy Forest. When she’s put all the pieces together, the vest will look like this!

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FO Friday: Marc’s Old Forge

This Old Forge pattern from back in the days of Stephen West’s more restrained design period has been updated with Marc’s fun color choices in Malabrigo Worsted and Rios.  It’s stunning!

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WIP Wednesday: Andrea’s Sandpiper Shawl

Andrea has been hard at work coordinating her knitwear with her shoes and the Sandpiper Shawl by Laura Aylor. The original pattern calls for three colors of yarn, but Andrea chose one of the new gradient packs from Wonderland yarns … Continue reading

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Shop Sample Spotlight: Jessica’s Colors of Kauai

Today’s post is brought to you by Guest Blogger Jessica: I made this sweater to show off the gorgeous tonal colors of Dream in Color’s kettle-dyed Classy yarn. The kettle-dyed colorways we carry are on the new Classy base, which … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Lucille’s Granny Square Blanket

Please admire Lucille’s beautiful blanket crocheted from Universal Yarns Uptown Worsted! We love Lucille’s color sense with her granny squares.

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WIP Wednesday: Kelli’s Mitered Stripes Baby Sweater

Kelli is working on a Mitered Striped Baby Sweater in Uptown Worsted for her new(ish) nephew. The crochet pattern is available for free on the Caron website.

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TTL Mystery Shawl 2015: Details & Fun Photo Essay!

When Kirsten Kapur announced her 2015 Through the Loops Mystery Shawl Knit-Along, we were pretty ecstatic (but when it comes to Kirsten’s designs, when aren’t we ecstatic?).  We’ve had a lot of fun participating in these projects, and seeing all … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Kathryn’s Fellowship Shawl

Lord of the Rings fans! This shawl — Fellowship! The Shawl — has a lace pattern to represent each of the members of the Fellowship of the Rings. Kathryn knit hers in Socks that Rock Lightweight in Grawk. The pattern … Continue reading

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