Argent Shawl Finally Finished!

I received a generous birthday gift from Ann, a beautiful skein of Julie Spins MCN 560. The colorway is Cottage Garden. Isn’t it just lovely? This light fingering weight yarn is 80% Merino wool, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon and 560 yards (hence the name “MCN 560”). I¬†was looking for just the right project for this…

Isabelita Shawl Test

Another test knit for Casapinka! This one is Isabelita. It’s a crescent shaped shawl made up of two colors. The main color is solid and the contrast color can either be a solid or a variegated. For this project, the main color is Northbound Knitting Merino Fingering Singles in colorway Gothic. And the contrast color…

Liebster Award (again)!

Thank you, Midnight Knitter, for the nomination for the Liebster Award! The Liebster Award allows the blogger with fewer than 200 followers to get more exposure to others and help other bloggers with a small following gain some attention. As an award winner you must: Acknowledge and accept the Liebster Award by leaving a comment…

Polar Opposites Cowl

One of my favorite, go-to patterns, is Polar Opposites by Plucky Knitter Design. It’s a free pattern and uses two very different weights of yarn, hence the name. Although the pattern calls for a bulky weight and a lace weight yarn, I used Aran weight and lace weight for my version of this easy, yet…