It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the Whirlpool Throw in Major. There are little whirlpools… There are big whirlpools… And then there is this. The 52″ Whirlpool Throw is crocheted with two balls each of two shades of Major (328yds/200g), colors 115 Stonewall and 114 Coastal. Start at the center with an adjustable ring and work … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Whirlpool Throw
Everybody say hi to my dad. As you may have guessed, it’s not a recent picture. However, he’s still got that youthful spirit and twinkle in his eye. He still has a wicked sense of humor. And he’s astonished (in a good way!) that his little tomboy grew up to be such a prolific knitter. What’s … Continue reading Allegro Back to Basics Socks
It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, it’s Suddenly, Gradiently! in Deluxe Bulky Superwash. We loved the way this simple color-changing scarf looked, so we knitted up several options to see how it looked in different colors. It was no hardship. The pattern is easy enough for a beginner and is worked on US size 10 1/2 … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Suddenly, Gradiently!
It might be February, but many of us are still working on projects from last fall’s Deluxe Cable Collection. As a reminder, this is our ongoing blog series covering projects from the Deluxe Cable Collection. You can learn more about the knitalong by reading previous blog posts here, viewing the collection here, and joining our Ravelry … Continue reading Deluxe Cable Collection – Still Going Strong!
I made dishcloths with Cotton Supreme Batik and after heavy, HEAVY use for the last 6 months or so, this yarn has not faded one bit! Amazing! Still has the same bright color it had when brand new and very soft. Highly recommend this yarn.
I love Cotton Supreme Sequins! It is super soft and the sequins are just right… Not too many or few and have worked beautifully in both knit and crochet projects.
I think Bamboo Pop would be an excellent yarn for a baby blanket. It is very soft, and I think it would show any lace or cable stitches very nicely. The drape is just lovely :)