It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the Spring Pullover in Bamboo Bloom Handpaints. What a great look for Spring, eh? Cap sleeves, open neckline, and some lovely waist shaping for a more polished look. You can juuust see the double eyelets accenting the neckline. This pattern is knitted flat. Turn the hem up and stitch it to the … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Spring Pullover
It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the TNNA Cardi in Bamboo Pop. Here’s how this sweater happened. “You know what we ought to do at this year’s National Needlearts Association Summer Show? We ought to all wear matching outfits.” “Yes! And they should all be sweaters in our yarn!” “Yes!! And we should make them for … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – TNNA Cardi
It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the Chasing Vines Cowl in Cotton True Sport. We’ve had a recent rush of rain here, and everything is green and growing and glorious. I was reminded of this again when looking at these photos from Jonas Farms, home to many a happy horse here in North Carolina. Their hay fields … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Chasing Vines Cowl
If you’ve been following along on my latest adventure in weaving, you read about warping a wide rigid heddle loom for the Flame Lace Top, and then rigging up string heddles for a second pick-up stick. The warp is Flax. The weft is one strand of Whisper Lace and 1 strand of Garden 10 held together. This … Continue reading Playing With Sticks
I really enjoyed knitting with Bamboo Pop - baby booties and little baby washclothes. It doesn’t split, has great stitch definition, and really excellent drape. I’d definitely use it again.
My first time working with Bamboo Pop but it won't be the last time. Felt so good and worked up beautifully.
I was so surprised by how soft Deluxe Worsted feels. This is my new favorite worsted.