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Fyberspates Vivacious DK is so round and springy–you’ll get great stitch definition, and gorgeous color. Super yardage, too.
I finished drafting a hat pattern for Malabrigo Arroyo. It’s based on this picture from a mail order catalog: Here’s my version, worn by one of the glass heads and by me The pattern is in draft form–if you’d like to try it out, click here for the pdf!
I love the way this single-ply, superwash merino takes color, especially Dream in Color’s color. 18 fresh hues to choose from, from vibrant brights to dark and earthy tones, to the perfect neutrals.
Nancy from Functional Art WA dropped off a few totes on Thursday night. Each includes a photo of the original suit jacket or military clothing it is made from, and the stitchery is high caliber. In addition to the three pictured here, there is also a messenger-style bag.
Two newest colors of Happy Feet Splash Hand-Dyed! ❤️❤️❤️ #yarnfolk #lys #yarn A photo posted by Ann Miner (@yarnfolk) on Jun 23, 2016 at 2:40pm PDT
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It came a day early, and Hunter Hammersen sent more pieces than I was expecting! Here are just a couple of the items. Two of the twenty (!) pieces, these socks are knit at typical sock gauge (8/8.5 stitches per inch), but use Malabrigo Arroyo, a sport weight. GENIUS. They are so squishy!
Yarn Folk’s newsletter has moved to a weekly publication schedule! The last two weeks can be viewed here and here, and if you are not on the email list, use the sign up link at the right of this page!pic Free pattern for hat pictured above is available on Ravelry, and I designed it to … Continue reading
Dream in Color Yarn gave us Jilly, then Jilly with Cashmere, now Jilly with Silk. These colorways are limited edition, and they are full of speckly fun. ALSO: Grocery Outlet in Ellensburg had four sets of interlocking foam floor mats as of this morning–looked like 4 2’x2′ squares for $10. I love that big … Continue reading