Self-Striping Sock – Apple Tree : Dyed to Order

Self-Striping Sock – Apple Tree : Dyed to Order

Colour The Apple Tree self-striping colourway consists of narrow stripes in the following order: red (2 1/2 – 3 rows), brown (1 to 1 1/2 rows), green (2 1/2 – 3 rows) and brown (1 to 1 1/2 rows). Yarn Details 75% superwash merino and 25% nylongood basic sock yarn that is soft with the added strength of nylongreat yardage for 100g skein100g and 420 m (463 yards)machine washable in cold water and lay flat to dry Dyed to order and will...

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Self-Striping Sock – Trekkie Knitter : Dyed to Order

Self-Striping Sock – Trekkie Knitter : Dyed to Order

Colour The Trekkie Knitter self-striping colourway consists of narrow stripes in the following order: gold (2 1/2 – 3 rows), black (1 to 1 1/2 rows), red (2 1/2 – 3 rows) and black (1 to 1 1/2 rows). Yarn Details 75% superwash merino and 25% nylongood basic sock yarn that is soft with the added strength of nylongreat yardage for 100g skein100g and 420 m (463 yards)machine washable in cold water and lay flat to dry Dyed to order and...

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Merino Single Ply Fingering – Berry Twist

Merino Single Ply Fingering – Berry Twist

Colour The Berry Twist colourway is a mix of different shades of red and reddish purpe. Yarn Details Single ply with a tight twist100% superwash merinosoft with great stitch definition100 g and 365 m (400 yards) $25.00 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 socks, hats, gloves, scarves and...

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Shawl Challenge at my knitting guild

Shawl Challenge at my knitting guild

The challenge this year at the Ottawa Knitting Guild was for shawls. There were five categories: shawlette from a pattern, shawl from a pattern, shawlette adapted from a pattern, shawl adapted from a pattern and design your own shawl. I entered a shawlette and a shawl into the challenge and I was surprised and pleased to win second prize in the shawlette from a pattern category (red shawlette pictured below). For the shawl I made Madli’s...

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