Merino/Silk Fingering – Shades of Purple

Merino/Silk Fingering – Shades of Purple

Colour The Shades of Purple colourway is a mix of various shades of bright purple. Yarn Details Merino/Silk Fingering is a 4-ply yarn50% superwash merino and 50% silksoft with a lovely shine to the yarn100 g and 400 m (438 yards) $34.00 Cdn Shipping (Canada/US): $8.00 for first item (kit is 1 item), $1.00 for each additional item project ideas This yarn is excellent for scarves, cowls, and shawls or anything that goes directly against the the...

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Lavender Fields Shawl Kit

This shawl kit contains the Lavender Fields shawl pattern by Natalie Servant, 1 skein of Yvieknits Yarn BFL/Silk Select Lace in the Persian Violet colourway, and 1 silver shawl pin from Fancy That – Creations by Francine. The Lavender Fields shawl is a wavy-edged triangular shawl inspired by lavender fields and flowers. There is enough yardage in this skein of BFL/Silk Select Lace yarn to knit the large version of this shawl. BFL/Silk...

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Blackberry

Colour Blackberry is a mix of various shades of purple, dark blue and black. Yarn Details Merino/Silk Fingering is a 4-ply yarn 50% superwash merino and 50% silk soft with a lovely shine to the yarn 100 g and 400 m (438 yards)   There are 2 skeins in this dye batch. $34.00 Cdn         project ideas This yarn is excellent for scarves, cowls, and shawls or anything that goes directly against the the...

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Lavender Fields Shawl Kit

Lavender Fields Shawl Kit

My Mom bought this Lavender Fields Shawl Kit (picture on the right) from me in early June. The kit contained the Lavender Fields Shawl pattern by Natalie Servant, 1 skein of my BFL/Silk Select Lace in the Persian Violets colourway and 1 grey fresh-water pearl shawl pin made by Fancy That – Creations by Francine. She finished it and had it blocked in time for me to use as a sample at the Ottawa Knitting Guild’s vendors night on...

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Lavender Fields Shawl Kit – Large

Lavender Fields Shawl Kit – Large

This shawl kit contains the Lavender Fields shawl pattern by Natalie Servant, 1 skein of Yvieknits Yarn Merino Light Fingering in the Springtime Lilacs colourway, and 1 copper S-shaped shawl pin from Fancy That – Creations by Francine. The Lavender Fields shawl is a wavy-edged triangular shawl inspired by lavender fields and flowers. There is enough yardage in this skein of merino light fingering yarn to knit the large version of this...

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My tweedy socks

My tweedy socks

I knit the first sock as my project sock while I taught a Beginner Sock class at Just Knitting in early March using my A Tweedy Sock yarn in the Purple Tweed colourway . I really like the look of the knitted fabric with this yarn. This yarn looks quite different knitted up than it looks in the cake or skein. My basic sock pattern (64 sts) that I used to knit this sock is like most plain socks patterns out there with a few small differences. The...

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Shades of Purple

Colour Shades of Purple colourway is primarily various shades of medium to dark purple with a little bit of black mixed in. Yarn Details 8-ply yarn that is a cabled yarn of 4 double-plies 100% superwash merino soft and has great stitch definition. 100 g and 250 m (274 yards) Machine washable  For sale at the Loop Craft Cafe in Halifax, Nova Scotia until July 24th, 2012        project ideas This yarn is excellent for...

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