Finished Object Friday – Dec. 11

This beautiful lace stitch detail is from Priya’s shawl. She knitted it for her sister’s new baby girl, who is one lucky baby!!   It’s about the size of a queen sized bed, so it could easily be that new baby’s wedding shawl someday! Amazing work, Priya, it’s just gorgeous!      

A nice, Friday sweater

We wanted to show you Karen’s sweater today. She found the pattern in a vintage Family Circle magazine, and knitted it in Heart West Haven 2 ply yarn, a locally sourced yarn from Millarville, Alberta. Great job, Karen! It is one beautiful sweater, and the details are amazing!  

The June Canada Knit-a-Long winner is…

Bootsnap for June/Nova Scotia! She wins a skein of Fleece Artist fingering weight yarn, and a Nova Scotia  Fisherman Xtreme Skin Care starter kit. Congratulations! We also wanted to introduce you to our newest felted figure, Frida Kahlo. Natalie has outdone herself, and we are so thankful! We think that Vincent will be delighted with …

Show & Tell (& a reminder)

Show & Tell Andrea combined the stitch chart from the Britannia cardi with the Knitting Pure and Simple top down raglan with a rolled collar to create this beautiful toddler sweater. She knitted it using Diamond Luxury Pure Wool Superwash, which washed up perfectly! Now for the reminder… June 24th is the last Wednesday that …

Show and Tell!

It’s our first show and tell of 2015! Our first featured project is the Compulsion shawl, in Malabrigo Rios. It was knitted and modelled by the lovely Susan. We also have some beautiful new needles to show you.  We now have sets of Knitter’s Pride Marblz interchangeable needles.   These unique needles are lightweight and smooth, …