It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the Wraparound Blankie in Uptown DK Magix (pattern link). You know those pretty balls of yarn that you look at and love, but you also think, “this looks neat, but what would I do with it?” Voila. The Wraparound Blankie answers this question by pairing self-patterning Uptown DK Magix with … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Wraparound Blankie
It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the Hecka Good Scarf in Uptown Worsted and Uptown Worsted Mist (pattern link here). This scarf is a good example of how in a simple design, the placement of color can make a dramatic impact. The lighter parts are Uptown Worsted Mist, with subtle shading. It’s accented by solid Uptown … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Hecka Good Scarf
I have caught the Olympics fever big time this year. This past weekend, I did little more than drink coffee, binge-watch Olympic events, and of course, knit non-stop. Ralph Lauren designed the closing ceremony knitwear and outfits for US Olympic team members, including this spectacular stranded hat. I’ve already seen some incarnations of this over … Continue reading U-S-A!
It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the Lounge Pullover in Bella Chenille (pattern link). First off, a big shout-out to our model Darian. When we have a model that’s this great to work with (and she really was great), we’re always happy that we can have something comfy and fun for them to wear. The Lounge … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Lounge Pullover
I absolutely love denims. It was so great to work with and gives such a unique finished fabric.
Ariana is seriously the softest yarn I have ever touched.
I made a rug for my granddaughter in Uptown Bulky, the colours were gorgeous and the texture was soft and thick, I will be definitely being using it again.