Featured knit: Handspun HatYarn: TFA Superwash Merino Roving in Kelp, handspun by yours truly.Boots: MJUS cowboy/biker boots in turquoise purchased from Cara Shoes. A love story: Girl sees photo of boots online. Girl can't stop thinking about them. Show More Summary
Psst. The winner of the Journey e-book giveaway is… Katherine K. aka: 1martinigirl. Thanks to all who entered! Featured Knits: Prism Shawl and Monkey SocksYarn: TFA Superwash Merino Roving in prism for handspun shawl (occasionally available on Etsy) and TFA Blue Label in Orange Blossom I can't wear red lipstick. Show More Summary
This is Different Lines by Veera Valimaki. I knit it in Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock in Interlaken colorway and Wollmeise 100% Merino Superwash in Feldmaus colorway on US size 6 needles (4.0mm). It's an asymmetrical, garter stitch shawl that utilizes short row construction. Show More Summary
And the winner of 3 balls of Lion Brand Yarn Superwash Merino Cashmere is: Number 19 - suburban prep!!! Congrats! A big thanks to everyone who participated in the giveaway and especially Lion Brand Yarn, YarnCraft Podcast, and Zontee of YarnCraft!
Name of Yarn: Estelle (Cold Flame colorway)Yarn Company Brand Name: Space Cadet CreationsWebsite: Spacecadetcreations.comWeight: FingeringYardage: 430 yds per 100gFiber: 80% Superwash Merino Wool/ 10% Cashmere/ 10% NylonApproximate Retail...Show More Summary
I couldn’t stop myself from picking up a second skein from Melanie when she came to visit the Guild last week. I mean really, could you resist this? This is her Nirvana Sport (100% Superwash Merino) in the color “Sexy Boots”. It’s so vibrant. I can only hope I’ve captured the color [...]
I haven’t bought a lot of spinning fiber this year ’cause I currently have plenty of stash to keep me busy. Dyed by Spincerely, superwash Merino in the colorway “Stained Berry”. I call it ‘Berry Berry Nice’....
Here's a pic of the delish yarn I WON from The Yarn Side Twitter contest. It's Glorificus in "Talk to the Waves" colorway. It's a 435yd fingering/sock weight yarn. It's super soft 80% Superwash Merino, 10% Cashmere, & 10% Nylon. Show More Summary
The Fiber: Superwash Merino in the colorway ‘Kaleidescope’, dyed by Spincerely Yours. The Yarn: The top was split lengthwise in half; each bobbin spun from opposite ends to create a 2-ply barber pole effect. 3.9 oz / approx 401 yards. I am very happy with how this yarn came out. It’s consistent and very soft and shows that [...]