blog RSS

What I Knit Last Winter

This winter I knit the Anemone Sweater by Pernille Larson in record time!  I used Rustic Heather Sport in Snow, Lake, Rose, Evergreen, Pollen, Beet, and Ginger, and held along a strand of Marsh Mohair in Linen throughout :) I could not have done this project without these yarn bobbins that organized all of the different ends I had going on in this project.  Some rows had 6 strands on the go at once!  All in all a very satisfying finish!

Continue reading →

My Favourite Sock Patterns

  Every month I suggest a sock pattern to pair with our limited edition colourway of the month in our email newsletter.  Today I added all of my past suggestions to a Ravelry bundle so that you can refer back to them.  There are some real gems!  You can view my favourite sock patterns here! p.s.  Do you receive our email newsletter?  If you don't, you should sign up here!

Continue reading →

A Scrapbook Wrap Up of our Summer Yarn Club 2023

Our Summer Yarn Club started strong with a vegan sock yarn we called Summer Sock, dyed in the colourway Pot Luck.  Summer Sock is 40% Organic Cotton, 40% Tencel, and 20% Elastic. There are 377 yards in 100 grams.   We dyed a second colourway version that we are calling Pot Luck 2, on the same vegan yarn base. There are 10 skeins available, so act quickly if you like it :) July's colourway Pink Sky, on Summer Shawl was very popular!  We have already sold out, but we do have 14 skeins of a lighter version with more blue in it that we are calling Pink Sky 2.  This yarn base is a 4ply fingering weight yarn of 70% Bamboo and 30%...

Continue reading →

Spring Shawls with Ravenstitch Knits

Happy Spring! Today I wanted to introduce you to Ravenstitch Knits! Leslie is a knitter and designer living in Campbell River, British Columbia. She has been designing with Lichen and Lace yarns for a year now and has many designs available on Ravelry. Here are just three of her gorgeous shawls - there are many more here! The shawl above is called Floraar Flora. It is knit with 4 skeins of Lichen and Lace 1ply Superwash Merino in Wild Flowers. The Engifer Shawl shown above is named for the old Norse word for Ginger. It is designed with 2 skeins of Lichen and Lace 1ply Superwash Fingering in Ginger Snap along with 1 skein each of Lichen and Garland. It...

Continue reading →

Adult Sweaters to knit with Rustic Heather Sport

These are my top five favourite sweater designs for our Rustic Heather Sport :)   Pomme de Pin by Amy Christoffers   Missoni Accomplished by Espace Tricot   Shifty by Andrea Mowry   Bright Sweater by Junko Okamoto   Lunenburg Pullover by Amy Christoffers  

Continue reading →

Net Orders Checkout

Item Price Qty Total
Subtotal $0.00

Shipping Address

Shipping Methods