knitdesign · review

New Design: (Con)Sequential, Manos del Uruguay Alegria Grande

Today’s post is a two-fer: a yarn review and a new pattern that I have released! A few months ago I was offered the opportunity to knit something out of Manos del Uruguay’s super squishy Alegria Grande.  Alegria Grande is a worsted-weight plied dyed in Manos del Uruguay’s signature dying methods including their new space… Continue reading New Design: (Con)Sequential, Manos del Uruguay Alegria Grande

knitme · review

Knit Me: Appalachian Baby Designs, Tally Ho Pullover

A while back, I had a chance to work with  Appalachian Baby Design and review their organic cotton yarn. So when the opportunity came up with work with their yarn again, I was super excited! Appalachian Baby Designs had some adorable new kits to choose from.  I have a friend who is expecting soon, so… Continue reading Knit Me: Appalachian Baby Designs, Tally Ho Pullover

review · spinme · spinning

Spin Me: Kraemer Mauch Chunky Roving

In the spring, Stitchcraft Marketing contacted me to see if I would be interested in trying some Mauch Chunky Roving from Kraemer Yarns.  Since I knew that summer was coming, and so was Tour de Fleece, I accepted the offer, and soon thereafter a beautiful sampler box of fiber reached my house. Mauch Chunky Roving is a… Continue reading Spin Me: Kraemer Mauch Chunky Roving

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Knit Me: Zen Yarn Garden, Magical Dye Pot Series

Recently Stitchcraft Marketing contacted me to see if I would be interested in knitting something out of Zen Yarn Garden’s Magical Dye Pot Series.  The premise behind the Magical Dye Pot Series is that sets of 6 colorways are created for larger projects. Within these sets, the colors both coordinate and contrast.  So you can order all 6 colorways… Continue reading Knit Me: Zen Yarn Garden, Magical Dye Pot Series