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Find Your Fade

These days I'm packing up lots of yarn destined to be knit into Drea Renee Knits Find Your Fade Shawl's and i thought you'd like to see some of the colourways.  This gorgeous shawl takes seven colours so for the next seven days I will share a different scheme with you.  Today from left to right is: i see seashells, wildflowers, teal tide, pressed flowers, citron, rhubarb, and orchid.  Come back to this page to see a new colour scheme tomorrow!  Day two's colour inspiration from left to right is sweet potato, sunburnt lobster, beet root, rhubarb, day lily, faded rose, orchid. This is one of my favourite's!   Day three of Drea Renee Knits Find Your Fade Shawl colour inspiration! Today from...

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#2017makenine

Farrow Dress  Flaum Clare Coat  Wiksten Tank  Pine Bough Cowl  Ginger Skinny Jeans Bright Sweater  Blair Shirt  Driven  List starts from top left.  These are my making goals for 2017 - wish me luck!  

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What to Knit with 1 Skein of Worsted?

A knitter contacted me today and asked what she could knit with one special skein of Lichen and Lace 4ply Superwash Worsted that she had purchased from me at the Sackville Farmer's Market some time ago.  I thought this was a good opportunity to put together a top five list of my favourite projects to make with 200 yards or less of worsted weight yarn. Here are the pattern links working clockwise from top right:  Spiced Cocoa Fingerless Mitts by Laura Aylor Windschief Hat or Cowl by Stephen West In Threes Baby Sweater by Kelly Herdrich Zuzu's Petals lacy cowl by Carina Spencer Calorimetry Headband by Kathryn Schoendorf            

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