500 yards skeins…a trip down memory lane. And I love Awen. A la mode is inspired by Phrynie Fisher in the Murder Mysteries.
A couple years ago I put out a series of ombre’s in teals and burgundies. I was flattered to see something similar out at Yarnosphere. After all, you have to tackle the ombre at least once in your dying life. However, I was determined… Continue Reading “Gradients and Ombres”
Finally streamlined for your pleasure….
Kind of excited…I knit up a swatch and test washed it too. And I was not nice. The red was determined to not turn the white pink.
Here’s where I am not sure if I was in the right mood for browns and greys. However, the light greys have cool undertones and the browns aren’t just plain old brown. Included in this photo op is the “view of the Guadalupe” and… Continue Reading “The Neutrals”
Note: That I spent the afternoon winding skeins but have not yet named most the purples.
For some reason I’ve gone antique. Here’s the additions to my color palette for 2014-2015!
Merino 600 600 YARDS, 6 oz. | SUPER WASH MERINO | SMOOTH HAND | FINGERING WEIGHT | $32.00 PER SKEIN L = Long Color Change | M = Medium | MO = Mottled or Marbled
We made some modifications. I decided to use sport weight yarn on the hat. You can get the actual pattern at Tin Can Knits. So the mistake I made was counting the wrong number of stitches. I was sure I had 90. Then at… Continue Reading “Barley Hat”
Thinking of renaming this skein “Comfort Cold Brew”