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Free Espace Tricot Pattern: Blanket February 1, 2012 – Posted in: Espace Tricot Patterns, Project Ideas, Store Samples

Chevron Colour-Block Blanket As previously bloggedhere, we’ve been loving Cascade’s Eco Cloud yarn this season – a soft 30% alpaca, 70% merino blend with a chainette construction. So much so that we couldn’t resist designing a pattern that would allow as much cozying up with it as possible. Our Chevron Colour-Block Blanket is now finished (thanks Lisa!!) and invitingly arranged on the store sofa. Come on in and have a look. This pattern is available…

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New Store Samples: Hawthorne, Shaelyn January 11, 2012 – Posted in: Store Samples

As promised in last week’s blog post about this shawl, below are photos of the finished Hawthorne. Susanna IC’s pattern was a pleasure to knit from beginning to end and turned out to be a surprisingly quick project. The SweetGeorgia Superwash Worstedyarn lends a great weight and drape to the shawl and, if possible, the ‘pumpkin’ colourway is even more beautiful knit up than in the skein. Three skeins were used for this project. Lisa…

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New store sample: Cladonia December 30, 2011 – Posted in: Store Samples

The Cladoniashawl by Kirsten Kapur has been in my cue for a while and, over the holidays, I took some time to work this lovely pattern with some equally lovely fingering weight yarn from SweetGeorgia. While the original pattern calls for two different colours for a definite striping effect, I was torn between the modern look of the stripes and the sophistication of a more monochromatic look per some single colour versions of the shawl…

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