Calliope Sweater Kit – Robin’s Egg

Calliope Sweater Kit – Robin’s Egg

This sweater kit contains 3 skeins of Sock and 3 skeins of Mohair/Silk Select Lace in the colourway Robin’s Egg which is a subtle mix of various of shades of light turquoise. Calliope sweater sample mostly complete Calliope is a raglan-style sweater knit in the round from the top down using one strand of Sock yarn and one strand of Mohair/Silk Select Lace held together throughout. There is enough yardage in these 3 skeins of each yarn to...

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Silk/Linen Fingering – Caribbean Waters

Silk/Linen Fingering – Caribbean Waters

Colour The Caribbean Waters colourway is a mix of various shades of turquoise, teal and emerald green. Yarn Details 65% silk and 35% linensoft with a lovely drape115 g and 439 m (480 yards)handwash and lay flat to dry There are two skeins available in this dye batch. $36.00 Cdn Shipping (Canada/US): $10.00 for first item (kit is 1 item), $1.00 for each additional...

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Silk/Linen Select Lace – Caribbean Waters

Silk/Linen Select Lace – Caribbean Waters

Colour The Caribbean Waters colourway is a mix of various shades of teal, turquoise and emerald green. Yarn Details 65% silk and 35% linensoft with a lovely drape115 g and 691 m (755 yards)hand wash and lay flat to dry There are 2 skeins available in this dye batch. $36.00 Cdn Shipping (Canada/US): $10.00 for first item (kit is 1 item), $1.00 for each additional...

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Self-Striping Sock – Beach Ball : Dyed to order

Self-Striping Sock – Beach Ball : Dyed to order

Colour The Beach Ball self-striping colourway consists of narrow stripes in the following order: orange (2 1/2 – 3 rows), white (1 to 1 1/2 rows), turquoise (2 1/2 – 3 rows) and white (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...

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Caribbean Waters #2

Colour Caribbean Waters colourway is a mixture of various shades of teal, turquoise and emerald green. Yarn Details 6-ply light fingering yarn 100% superwash merino a little thinner than the sock yarn oversize skein with great yardage 150 g and 685 m (750yards) For sale at my open house on Sat, Feb 9th       project ideas This yarn is excellent for hats, scarves, shawls, baby clothes, and even lightweight...

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My Bel Air Sweater

My Bel Air Sweater

I recently finished knitting my first sweater using yarn that I had dyed. I knit the Bel Air sweater by Anne Hanson of Knitspot using almost 3 1/2 skeins of my Cash Sock in the Caribbean Waters colourway. I love her patterns because they are so well written. To determine which size to knit, I looked at the detailed schematic that is included with this pattern as my first step knowing my measurements and how I wanted this sweater to fit. In the...

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