Amelie Cowl

A while back, I knitted a prototype for Casapinka, it became the Klickitat Street Cowl. I used 4 of the 6 colors in the Phydeaux Yarn Cachemire Amelie Mystery Mini Skein set and the main color was Indigodragonfly MCS Sock in colorway Sonic f$ ing death monkey. (Hey, I don’t come up with these colorway names!) Both yarns contain…

Stashbusting again!

I have a ton of these Cherry Tree Hill yarns in my for trade stash that I’d love to sell, trade or knit something to sell or trade. I was bored, so I knit up Carina Spencer’s Brush Creek Cowlette again. This time with Cherry Tree Hill Yarn Broadband Supersock Select Merino in colorway African…

Xenon One and Done!

If you’ve been following my blog, you know I love to test and sample knit for Casapinka. Here’s another one I did for her with her beautiful and easy pattern, One and Done! I knit it with Knitwhits Freia Handpaints Ombre Shawl Ball Merino fingering in colorway Xenon, a new gradient color. I have to give…

Perforated Sweater for Miss Babs

I had the honor of knitting a sample, Suvi Simola’s Perforated Sweater, for Miss Babs to take to Stitches West. I loved the new colorway, Pink Grapefruit in Katahdin, 100% Bluefaced Leicester. My project notes are here.   I’m really happy with how this turned out. The pattern was very easy to follow and well-written. The…

Still Stashbusting

I’ve not been posting much because I was working on a cowl design that I hope to have published soon with an e-zine. I hope to have more info about that if it’s accepted in the next few weeks! In the meantime, I finished three projects this weekend. First, my Yak Twyst Shawlette. Knit with Artfibers Yaqui in…