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Rustic Worsted is here! September 05, 2017 11:11

Hi everyone!  I've updated the shop with Rustic Worsted Merino Wool.  This is not superwash, so it is great for felted projects.  Also some new Springy Sock colors have been added.  You can find everything here, or read on.

Rustic Worsted

218 yards (3.5 oz) of soft Merino Wool

 Persimmon

 Smog

 English Ivy

 Cranberry

 

Springy Sock

400 yards (3.5 oz) of soft, squishy Superwash Merino Wool

 Hello Autumn

 Party

 Calm

 Speckled Peacock


Decorative Crochet Hooks, Pattern and Yarn! August 24, 2017 12:35

Hi everyone, I hope you're having a great summer.  I have added a few new things to the shop, you can find them all here, or read on for more info.

New Cowl Pattern:

Slouchy Cowl - 1 skein project using Triple Luxury.  This is a knitting pattern featuring simple ribbing and pleats or tucks. 

I have just a couple skeins of Shimmer and Shimmer DK that didn't make it into the last shop update.  The color is Nightfall.

 Shimmer DK

 Shimmer (Sock Weight)

 

Decorative Crochet Hooks

I have added a small selection of crochet hooks with handcrafted polymer clay handles to the shop.  Both Boye and Susan Bates brand are available, each with a unique clay handle.  Some are glazed and some are not, the description will state whether or not the hook is glazed.  A variety of sizes is available.  

 

Until next time, have a great day and happy crafting!


New Sparkly Yarn! July 04, 2017 22:16

I've added some new colors on my Shimmer base, and a new base Shimmer DK.  You can find all new colors here, or read on for more info.

Shimmer - Fingering/Sock Weight

• 75% Superwash Merino/20% Nylon/5% Stellina
• 2 Ply Fingering/Sock
• 438 yds/400 m / 3.5 oz/100 gr 

Caribbean Queen

Flaming Coral

French Vineyard

Midnight Oasis

Peanut Butter Cup

 

Shimmer DK

This is the Merino DK you know and love, but with a touch of nylon for added strength and durability with a bit of sparkle.

 

• 75% Superwash Merino Wool/20% Nylon/5% Stellina
• DK Weight / 4 Ply 
• 231 yds/211 m
• 3.5 oz/100 gr

Fall Forest

Harvest

Peach Melba


New Colors and Valentine's Day Discount February 14, 2017 15:51

Happy Valentine's Day everyone!  I just listed a few new items in the shop, which you can find here, or read on for the info.  

Also, now through February 15 midnight EST, use the code XOXO at checkout to receive 35% off all items in the Fingering/Sock weight category!

Bamboo Sock:

 Aquarius

Cushy Worsted:

 Stone Washed Denim

 Rose Water

 Coral Reef


New Bamboo Sock February 09, 2017 15:31

Hi everyone!  I've added a new merino wool/bamboo base to the shop, Bamboo Sock.  This is a luscious, shimmery, oh-so-soft sock weight yarn you have to feel to believe.  It creates a beautiful drapey fabric perfect for light shawls and wraps, cowls, fingerless mitts and other accessories.  You can find it in the NEW section of the shop, along with a few other goodies, or read on to see the latest available colors.

Bamboo Sock

 Slate

 Copper

 Tide Pool

Cushy Worsted

 Neapolitan

 Sweetest Day

Confetti Sock

 Princess Bubblegum

 

 


NEW Confetti Sock Yarn January 21, 2017 16:11

Happy Saturday everyone!  I've listed a new sock/fingering weight base in the shop today, Confetti.  

Confetti is a superwash merino wool with little colored flecks of nylon fiber.  This yarn is suitable for both knit and crochet proects, and is soft enough for items that will be worn next to the skin.

Give it a try for your next pair of socks, or add some fun to a shawl, cowl, and other accessories.

Confetti is currently available in four colors:

 Teal Sky

 Strawberry Tart

Chocolate Cake

 Chartreuse


New Pattern and Colors January 16, 2017 08:48

Happy Monday everyone!  I've added a new cowl pattern to the shop, along with more Bearded Iris and a few other new goodies.  You can find everything here, or read on for more info.

Amsden Cowl:

This is an intermediate level knitting project that uses an easy to remember cable stitch that you don't even need a cable needle for!  It also creates a k2, p2 rib on the back so there is no wrong way to wear it.  Amsden uses just 1 skein of my Cuddle DK.  

New Cuddle DK Colors:

 Black Cherry

 Sea Spray

 Thistle

 Heather

Decadent Fingering:

 Bearded Iris

Merino DK:

 Bearded Iris

 Bearded Iris 2 Pack

These came out a bit differently from the others, so I bundled them into a 2 Pack!

Shimmer Fingering:

 Aquatic

Glitz Fingering:

 Lucky Charm

The next shop update will have a brand new, super fun sock weight base.  Stay tuned!


The Cat's Meow January 02, 2017 14:40

Hi everyone!  I've added some new goodies to the shop for you today.  You can find them all here, or read on.  If you click on something and it isn't there, that color has sold out.

Luscious Lace:

Shimmery silk and superfine merino wool

 Mornin' Sunshine

 

Cuddle DK:

Deliciously soft baby alpaca, merino wool and silk

 

 The Cat's Meow

 

Glitz Fingering:

Soft superwash merino wool spun with a strand of sparkly fiber

 Berry Frost

 Granny Smith

 

Decadent Fingering:

Exquisite, incredibly soft cashmere, baby alpaca and silk

 The Cat's Meow


Some new goodies added to the shop! December 29, 2016 12:56

I hope you are all having a wonderful day!  I've added a few new goodies to the shop, you can find them all here, or read on.

Fingering:

Merino Dream

Incredibly soft and light superwash merino wool

 Cocoa Latte

 Bashful

Glitz

Soft superwash merino wool with a bit of sparkle

 Happy Day

 Coral Crush

 

DK:

Merino DK

Wonderfully soft and squishy superwash merino wool

 Bearded Iris

 Sprinkles

 Twilight


NEW Tilbrook Shawl - Pattern and Kits! November 11, 2016 16:38

Happy Friday everyone!  I've just added my new shawl pattern, Tilbrook, to the shop.  This is available as a digital pattern only, or as a kit.  Also there are several new colors available on my Merino Dream Fingering base, as well as a new DK base, Cuddle.  You can check out all the newest goodies here, or read on for more info.  

Tilbrook Shawl:

 This is a crescent shawl for the experienced knitter using my Merino Dream and blinged up with beads.  You can purchase just the pattern, or get the kit.  The kit has 2 skeins of Merino Dream, beads, packet of SOAK and digital pattern download.  The kit is currently available in 8 colors:  Baby Blue, Bubblegum, Emerald Isle, Fuchsia, Peachy, Stormy, Sunset, and Sunshine.  Choose your color from the dropdown to view/add to cart.

Merino Dream:

A dreamy, feather soft superwash merino wool.

 Marooned

 Neon Waves

 Frosted Fuchsia

 Berries and Cream

Cuddle:

If you like Triple Luxury, you will love Cuddle!  Cuddle is a plied version of Triple Luxury, made of super soft baby alpaca, merino wool and cultivated silk.  

 Autumn Cocktail

 Delilah

 Dusk

 Grapevine

I hope you love the new colors as much as I do.  Coming in the next month or so is a new cowl pattern made from Cuddle and sock blanks - stay tuned!


Galaxy Quest is BACK! October 06, 2016 15:21

Yay, Galaxy Quest is back!  This is on my Glitz fingering base, which is Superwash Merino spun with a strand of Lurex to make all of your projects sparkle and shine.  Also available on my Glitz base is Autumn Leaves, a beautiful mix of golden yellow, orange and maroon.

 Galaxy Quest

 

 Autumn Leaves

 

I also have a new DK base coming soon.  This is very similar to Triple Luxury; it is a dreamy blend of Baby Alpaca, Merino Wool and Cultivated Silk, but unlike Triple Luxury it is plied.  

You may have seen pictures of my new shawl on Facebook; this pattern will be available as a kit, or you may purchase just the pattern.  The yarn has arrived and will be dyed within the week.

Look for the new DK base and more info on the shawl kits in the coming weeks!


New lace, fingering, DK, worsted, sport and mini packs July 02, 2016 17:51

Hi everyone!  I've added a few new items to the shop.  You can check them all out here, or read on for more info.  If you click a link and it says not found, that color has sold out.

Lace:

 Smooth Sailing - Super Lace

931 yards of 100% Superwash Merino Wool - plenty for a wispy, summer shawl

 Buttercup - Luscious Lace

 Charcoal Dust - Luscious Lace

Luscious Lace is a scrumptious blend of Superfine Merino and Silk

 

 Plum Pudding - Suri Lace

Suri Lace is a very special blend of Baby Suri and Baby Huacaya.  Suri Alpaca make up only about 10% of the world's alpaca population; their fiber is rare and wonderful.  Any project made with this yarn will be truly special!

 

Fingering:

 Buttercream - Decadent

Decadent is a heavenly blend of Baby Alpaca, Cashmere and Silk.  Truly a luxurious yarn!

 

Sport:

 Glowing Waves - Springy Sport

Springy Sport is soft, squishy 100% Superwash Merino Wool. 

 Shadows - Silky Alpaca

Silky Alpaca is a luscious blend of Superfine Alpaca and Silk, smooth and soft as buttah!

Merino DK:

 Baby Blues 

 Pretty in Pink

Merino DK is my most popular base.  Incredibly soft and squishy, perfect for just about any project.

Worsted:

Silky Merino is a heavy worsted single construction blend of Merino Wool and Silk.  

 Over the Rainbow - Silky Merino

These skeins have a bit more yardage than the regular skeins - 4 oz/225 yds

 Crunchy Leaves Mini Pack - Silky Merino

I know, I know... summer just started and I am already thinking about the crisp, wood smoke scented autumn air!  These mini packs have 1 skein each of red, brown and golden yellow; each mini skein is 60 yds and a little over 1 oz.

 

Until next time, happy crafting!