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Puddles Take On Texture 2016

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The final blog of 2016! I am shocked and amazed that 51 Thursdays have passed us by already – what a wild ride “Texture” has been.To borrow a bird watching term, 2016 has definitely been “A Big Year” for Knit Eco Chic:* 1819 (see below update) pattern releases thus far… I still have 2 more days before that strike of midnight* The Lagoon Shallows KAL featuring Eco Stitch’s Hand Dyed linen yarn* A brand new website (after an epic crash and burn of the last one)* A brand new logo to parley with the website* My 50th pattern release and Ravelry party* Many fun additions of ways to interact – I joined Instagram; the annoucement of the brand ambassador program, …

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Texture – 2016 Knit Eco Chic Design Preview

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Welcome to 2016! I’m excited to get this year kicked off with your Knit Eco Chic eco knitting preview, brought to you by TEXTURE. With a heavy focus on cowls and garments, the concept that ties all 2016 releases together is 2016’s keyword: TEXTURE. Join Puddles and I on Ravelry to stay up to date with the latest sneak peaks, pattern releases, test knitting, knit-a-longs, socializing, and promotions and see how texture is knit into each and every design. Knitting needles at the ready? The first release comes out next month! Check out the Pinterest 2016 Preview Board for the first sneak peak or join the test knit on the Knit Eco Chic group on Ravelry!

Merry Wishes and Colorful Stitches – 2015 in Review

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11 patterns in 12 months! This year’s preview blog promised a variety of eco yarns, accessories and garments, as well as an out of this world MKAL. Snowbound Trails CowlFeaturing double knitting for extra sub-zero weather warmth in your favorite worsted weight organic cotton. OleaFeaturing a wavy lace design Olea is available in 7 sizes knit in 100% linen. Solar Flare Circular ShawlThe much anticipated MKAL resulted in a non-pi circular shawl with lace, twisted sts, cables, and beads knit in The Unique Sheep’s Green Sheep Organic Cotton and Bamboo Fingering Charleston SurfInspired by my adopted gramma, Charleston Surf knits the southern waves with short rows in her favorite organic cotton. Sun FireWaste not, want not – transform the scraps …

2015 Preview!

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2015 is shaping up to be an exciting year for Knit Eco Chic! Yarn: Look for patterns featuring organic cotton, bamboo, and linen. Style: Accessories – cowls, shawls, and maybe even something for the wrists & hands. Garments – a sweater and a few tanks. Fun: A spring MKAL is in the works. The pattern has been my baby for over a year now and I can’t wait to share it with you all. I’m bursting with excitement!! Here’s the first hint to the design – it is a non-Pi circular shawl with optional beading. Head over to my Pinterest board for a sneak peak on upcoming designs:Pinterest board 2015 previewThis year the board will be structured slightly differently. Instead …