The cats away, the mice will play -Day 2

Verla is on vacation so Char and Marietta have decided to have a sale.  Each day Verla is gone, 2 wonderful yarns will be on sale.   1 day only sale, limited to stock on hand. Unraveled Sheep’s Flash Sale Tuesday Feb 9th 2016 Venezia Sport and Venezia Sport Paints 20 % off Tuesday Feb 9th  …

15 Days of Christmas – Day 14

We still have 1 weekend before Christmas, these projects can still be completed.  Remember Flash sale at the bottom of the post. Use a bigger needle than the yarn calls for, make it as wide as you want and knit short rows.  If you make it out of a long striping yarn,  you will not…

15 Days of Christmas – Day 13

Don’t fret there is still time to finish last minute gifts. Simple half-circle shawlette in garter stitch. The original one that I knit in handspun gray mohair reminded me of summer thunderheads: floaty, shape-changing, tumbling in the sky.  The texture in the shawl is made with yarn overs to create the open elegant look.  Store…

15 Days of Christmas – Day 12

I love my sheep model, he never complains.  Don’t forget to read to the bottom of the blog to see the Flash sales. I need to talk about the yarn I used for the store model, it is Intrepid Tulips Silken Blend.  1 skein of this luscious Merino/silk blend is all that is need to this…