Archive for April, 2009


New Yarns and Colors for Spring

April 11, 2009

I’m writing on a beautiful, sunny Saturday and it feels like spring might actually stick this time. If you’re ready to knit something for warmer weather, we have brand new yarns for light weight projects.

New Yarns

Claudia Hand Painted Yans Silk Lace 20/2 ~ 100% silk ~ laceweight ~ 1100 yds/100g

Misti Alpaca Pima Cotton/Silk ~ 83% Peruvian pima cotton 17% silk ~ DK weight ~ 327 yds/100g

New Colors

Malabrigo Lace ~ 100% baby merino wool ~ laceweight ~ 470 yds/50 gr

Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Lace ~ 100% baby alpaca ~ laceweight ~ 874 yds/100g

Malabrigo Worsted ~ 100% merino wool ~ worsted weight ~ 216 yds/3.5 oz


April Scarves of the Month

April 2, 2009

On the left is the April Showers Scarf knit by Kathy out of Ella Rae Bamboo Silk. It is a free online pattern.

On the right is Ruffles & Ridges (Fiber Trends AC-82) knit by Meg out of Cascade 220 Paints.

Remember, you’ll receive 10% off the yarn and pattern for May’s Scarf if you bring in your completed April Scarf!

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