Month: December 2010

Let It Snow!

Some of you may already have snow on the ground, while others will never see snow for the holidays. Either way, I hope this cute little snowman pillow from Karen will bring you some holiday cheer. The pattern is from Knit Simple Magazine, Holiday 2010. Happy...

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Saroyan Leaf Wrap

Does anyone watch the series Bones? Our next featured project was actually inspired by Dr. Camille Saroyan of the hit show. The leaf wrap pattern (download for free) is by Liz Abinante and can be made out of a variety of weights of yarn, depending upon how lightweight you want the wrap to be. Jenna’s scarf used 6 increase repeats, 14 straight repeats, and 6 decrease repeats of the pattern. The scarf used 5 skeins of our lovely Royal Llama Silk, a llama & silk...

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Cozy Winter Coat

Selina’s coat inspired me to write a blog entry about it. The pattern is from Shirley Paden’s book Knitwear Design Workshop. Selina used a lighter weight yarn than what the pattern originally called for to make a smaller size. I love how the buttons work into the cable patterns, making a sleek,chic finish. She even added pockets to her design- View more colors in our Worsted Merino Superwash View pattern for our Worsted Merino...

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Knit Simple Winter 2010

Designer: Cynthia Yanok Rich Yarn: Plymouth Yarn Galway Worsted For Sizes: X-Small/Small, Medium/Large, 1X/2X Amounts: 5 (7,8) balls in #09 black 2 (3,3) balls each in #182 crimson and #181 olive 1 (2,2) balls each in #179 gold and #131 teal The magazine hits newsstands December...

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Bernard Bear and Friends

I am sure you are all familiar with Rebecca Danger’s exotic cutesy creatures– and Bernard Bear is no exception Lisamarykay1’s Bernard Bear used all of one ball of our Encore Mega. (Thank you Lisa for sharing!) and see all of Bernard’s motley...

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