Let summer breezes waft through your stitches in Submerge. This asymmetrical drop shawl features alternating cables for a rippling effect through the design. As if lighting upon the water’s edge, butterfly dip stitches flutter through the I-cord Bind Off. To keep it simple for those wanting a shallow end dip into drops, only the drop stitches are purled making them easily recognizable throughout the work.
Available exclusively in “Take the Plunge” Book Dive into summer knitting as you relax by your favorite water view! Toss your head back to soak up summer’s sun while your needles click, click, click. Abstract butterflies emerge from drop stitch cable patterns in Dive, a bathing suit cover-up that also may be worn over a tank with shorts. The tech edited and test knit pattern is fully written with the repeats charted. The pattern also includes a blocking diagram and tying schematic. Sizes:S (M, L, XL) Finished Measurements:16.5”/ 42cm (19.25”/ 49cm, 21.75”/ 55.5cm, 24.5”/ 62.5cm) across by 26.25”/ 66.5cm (28.5”/ 72cm, 29.25”/ 74cm, 29.75”/ 76cm) Materials:3 (3, 4, 4) skeins Malabrigo Verano, shown in color Tropical Single skein info: 100% pima …
Our newest release, Butterfly Silk, features optional colourwork with some beautiful colour transitions! But that necessitates the question, how to carry the yarn? I know there are tons of methods out there – from the “no carrying, I cut and weave in ALL those extra ends” camp to the super sly “hide it in my knitting” camp and everything in between.
New Knitting Pattern ~ Butterfly Silk
We’re going to continue another year sharing with Handspun Hope! Last year saw so much wonderful growth with that ministry. Our 2020 Sharing partner, Handspun Hope, has been raising money these last few months to build “The Will Barnhill Counseling Center” at their yarn dyeing / crafting compound in Rwanda. As we wrap up our business year end this month what a way to celebrate – this week they announced the second story of said building is now fully funded!! Praise the Lord and heartfelt thanks to all their donors. Earlier this year, Puddles and I took part in Handspun Hope’s first ever Virtual 5K. This effort funded the first floor of the counseling center. Thank you to those who …
You’re invited to the Uplift Make Along!
Recovery ~ New Release
Total indie coverage from neck to toes, this week saw the final two patterns in our collection released – Vacillate and Phoenix!
Race Puddles (runners) or me (walkers) in Handspun Hope’s 1st virtual 5K!
The next two releases in the Rise Up Collection both feature fabulous colorwork! “Shooting Star” by Marcela Chang Knits and “Garden Cowl” by Knit Equals Joy.