Indie Design GAL – Eco Pattern Highlights

Lindsay LewchukDesigners, Fiber Focus, Indie Design Gift-A-Long 2014 Leave a Comment

Eco crafters, welcome to the Indie Design Gift-a-long on Ravelry! With over 11,000 eligible patterns, I thought I’d highlight a sampling of some of the many eco patterns in today’s blog post.


For Her:
Tangent, a quirky tank, by Melissa Lemmon (knitterleigh) knit in (my favorite) Blue Sky Alpaca’s Skinny Cotton – 100% organic cotton sport weight yarn & accented with Be Sweet Bamboo – 100% bamboo yarn.


Yeats, a quick shawlette, by Corrina Ferguson (picnicknits) knit in Our Humble Castle Soy Beautiful – 100% soy light fingering yarn.


For Kids:
Ryker, a textured vest for play or church, by Katya Frankel (bingeknitter) knit in Knit Picks Simply Cotton Organic Worsted – 100% organic cotton yarn.


Evie, a cute overtop, by Justine Turner (JustJussi) knit in The New Zealand Yarn Co’s Elan Organic Merino – 100% organic wool with plant extract dyes.


For The Home:
Dish Cloths 1, perfect for beginners or those looking for a speedy project, by Brenda Green (NaturalStar) knit in Twilley’s of Stamford Freedom Sincere Organic Cotton DK – 100% organic cotton yarn.

Intersection Cowl

For Him:

Intersection Cowl, a quick knit for beginnergs, by yours truly knit in Estelle Cloud Cotton – 100% organic cotton yarn.

Thanks so much to 80skein (Kimberly Golynskiy) for her mad Ravelry search skills that provided me with a great list to choose from!!

So grab your favorite eco pattern and join the Gift-a-long today. We have fun chatting, supportive crafting, interaction with indie designers, games, prizes, and daily encouragement to get your gifting done! Happy gifting.

Note: all images slurped from Ravelry pattern pages.

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