Blog — winter

Herringbone Ruffled Cowl

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Source: Herringbone Ruffled Cowl via YarnDesignersBoutique on Craftsy I find the Herringbone stitch pretty interesting because it looks more like woven fabric, than knit. Some people would even say it looks crocheted! It’s only a 2 row repeat so it gets easier as you do it. Yarn: Super Bulky weight 80 to 90 yds. I […]

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Braided Cable Scarf

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Hot off the press is our latest original design by our in house knitwear designer. This new cowl is all cable, made flat and sewn together. Great for bundling up on those cold winter days. Size: 9” by 60” Materials: 440 yards bulky yarn. Sample uses 8 skeins of Mirasol Sulka (merino wool/alpaca/silk blend) – […]

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Original Ruffle Scarf Pattern by Gena Hester

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Source: Infinity Sashay Ruffle Scarf via YarnDesignersBoutique on Craftsy     Well, after our last post about ruffling yarns, and seeing the scarf patterns the manufacturers came up with, I couldn’t help but design my own. And its way more glamorous and unusual than what the yarn manufacturers have been touting around. The central bit is […]

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How to Knit with Ruffling Yarns

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I just wanted to share with you the latest yarn craze- it’s Mesh yarns! These yarns open up a whole new world of options for your knit and crochet projects, and they come with their own set of instructions. Mostly they are being promoted for ruffle scarves (see our next post with our own original […]

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