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- Sign up today for the Magic of Mosaics Class. This class will be held on March 11 from 6-8pm eastern time on Zoom.Fingering weight Lang Merino Bébé has some amazing color patterns when you knit with it! Check out these swatches. Fine Australian merino wool for high quality baby garments. It is breathable, warm, soft to the touch and machine washable.Today's featured pattern is Leila's Octavia pullover. This comfy, lightweight raglan pullover features slip-stitch eyelets at the bottom hem and cuffs of the three-quarter sleeves. Worked from the top down in the round, it has an easy fit that styles as easily over a dress as it does with a skirt or jeans.KnitWit Yarn Shop in Portland, Maine is thrilled to be offering a fiber-retreat this summer. Located right on the ocean, this event will be held @SearsportShores in Searsport, ME, June 24 - 27, 2021. This campground is a magical place for makers. Everything about this location creates a feeling of home for artists. KnitWit at the Shores is open to all ages, genders, and cultural backgrounds. What brings us together is the love of our craft, and that makes us family.Casapinka and Sharon have done it again with Sharon's Glamping Blanket. This beautiful blanket is made with 4 colors of Berroco Vintage Chunky and has 4 size options (cat, baby, dog/lap, and sofa). I'm getting ready to cast on mine. I'll put it in my camper and bring it to the knitting retreat this summer.Announcing the De-STITCH-Nation Tour! In 2021, Wonderland Yarns will journey to new and different exotic locales each month, with the yarn colorway inspired by vintage-esque travel posters. As we “visit” the destinations, we’ll explore everything from fiber traditions to mysterious occurrences to quirky and unique particulars of each place.
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Our latest episode of Maine Yarn Podcast is now live. Have a listen!
Last year, I posted about some dyeing experiments I was doing with local plants. I ended up letting them sit for almost a year. Whenever I went to check on them, I really didn’t see much change in the yarn. … Continue reading
Show notes are available with links to the podcast here. https://flecksoffiber.wordpress.com/maine-yarn-podcast-shownotes/
The Knitter’s Handy Book of Patterns: Basic Designs in Multiple Sizes and Gauges By: Ann Budd Published by Interweave, Fort Collins, Colorado, 2002 112 pages ISBN 978-1931499040 $24.99 US / $27.00 Canada This book teaches the reader how to create … Continue reading