Monday, October 4, 2021

What's On Our Needles

Mary Melanson
Pattern: Tractor Combo by Linda Gavaldon
Yarn: Pima Rino by Plymouth
This sweet blanket features a tractor motif that will delight the little boy in your life. The pattern also contains instructions for a tractor washcloth and a tractor scarf! 

Linda Spruill Pattern: Squishy, Slouchy Stripey Legwarmers by Kathryn Drummond
Yarn: Uneek Sock by Urth

Linda is loving the fun little cable that runs up the side of these legwarmers. She says this is a fun knit and the legwarmers will surely make the most of the fun yarn!

Our Completed Projects

Pattern: Something New Baby Blanket by Shannon Holding 
Yarn: Dungarees by Queensland Collection 

From "The Something New crochet baby blanket is a timeless pattern that will be perfect for any new addition and look great in any nursery. Using the crossed double crochet stitch adds a ton of personality while remaining delicate and beautiful." Linda's blanket is beautiful as is the herringbone stitch border she substituted for the one in the pattern. 
Pattern: Soundbite Sweater by Marie Green 
Yarn: Comfort by Berocco 

The Soundbite Sweater by Marie Greene is from her book Knit A Little. Linda says it was a super easy fast knit and only took her ONE week!!!! 
Pattern: Little Miss Jane by Taiga Hilliard
Yarn: Simply Spectacular DK by Emma's Yarn

Linda is trying to get an early start on her Christmas knitting with this precious tunic in a size 5/6. It will look great on its own for summer and over long sleeves for winter. Buttons from Katrinkles. Modeled by Miss Ellie. 
Pattern: Pumpkin Friends by Made by Devrie 

This adorable Halloween family of characters is the perfect decor for your home this season. From Ravelry: This pattern is for an intermediate knitter or for any of you beginner knitters who would like a challenge. The only question you need to ask yourself is, which one will you make first? 

New Arrivals

Cosette by Dream in Color 
(top left)

  • DK Sport weight
  • 270 yards
  • 70% Superwash merino wool
  • 20% Cashmere
  • 10% Nylon

Furreal by Knitting Fever 
(top right)
  • Super Bulky
  • 71 yards
  • 100% Polyester

Herriot by Juniper Moon Farm 
  • DK Sport weight
  • 218 yards
  • 100% Alpaca

Varanasi by Katia 
(bottom left)
  • DK Sport weight
  • 524 yards
  • 52% Wool
  • 48% Acrylic

Cozy Alpaca Chunky by Ella Rae (bottom right)
  • Bulky
  • 120 yards
  • 70% Acrylic
  • 30% Alpaca