Journal

Nestling

Posted by Leigh Koegler on

Nestling

~Nestling~ .. a new rainbow tweedy base will make its debut at Indie Knit and Spin.. A fun, soft, fingering weight yarn with bits of rainbow tweed spun right into the base.  Colorway shown: Koi Pond Event info: Indie Knit and Spin  November 11, 2018 Ace Hotel Pittsburgh 11a - 5p

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Autumn is my favorite color...

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Autumn is my favorite color...

  'Autumn Maple' So many colors in one little leaf. Acorn gradient that look like moon phases. 'Chicken-of-the-woods' 'Pine Needle' • 'Noble' • 'Autumn Maple' ~

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Laguna Socks

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Laguna Socks

Melissa, knitting friend, is co-hosting a knit-a-long (KAL) for the Laguna Sock Pattern by Debbie Reese . (pattern available on Ravelry) It is lovely quick knit that includes color work and an afterthought heel.  Not having done an afterthought heel, I thought it would be fun to join in and give it a go! If you haven't tried and afterthought heel before, it involves picking up stitching where you want to place the heel then *cutting* your knitting. First time around didn't go so well.... Somehow I managed to pick up stitches on two different rows.  The only solution was to...

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Fiddleworth..

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Fiddleworth..

Sometimes you just have to snag a skein out of the shop.  Especiallywhen the colors match a warp you are trying to weave off. 'Fiddleworth' shown on Saori loom warp.   The warp colors are a combination of hand dyed and found yarns. ~

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Semi-solids..

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Semi-solids..

Some soft fingering weight semi-solids will be making their way into the shop.  I am excited to add a pop of color to compliment the variegated colors! The addition has been a bit slower than I hoped as my desktop computer died last week.  Looks like I am up and running again! 'Noble' shown with 'Maine Farm' above.. Be sure to send me a note if there is a particular color you would like to see as a semi-solid! ~

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