Things I’ve been up to.

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Things I’ve been up to.

I wanted to come up with a Valentine’s Day themed item. I love double knitting and working with bright colors. I came up with a chart and swatched it to see if it would work. I had some really fun red variegated yarn from Knit Picks that was on clearance. After swatching, I realized that it wasn’t enough to make a full project. I started toying with the idea of a scarf, but finally decided on a reversible cowl that could be worn many ways. I also am quite partial to lime green and hot pink. (I must be channeling my inner pre-teen.)

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Hot Pink and Lime Green cowl shown three ways.

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Swatches

I haven’t posted the pattern yet, as I still need to test it.

After this time intensive project, I wanted to do something small and fun.

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Rainbow Unicorn

How cute is this? The pattern is from ahookamigurumi. Check out her blog. There are tons of versions of this cute little guy.  As you can see, I have a new photo area that I am really liking right now.

Finally, I working on kits. Remember Mr. Sniffles, the cold virus that is simply adorable? Now he is available in a kit.  The pattern will stay free, but if you are having trouble getting the yarn or don’t want to buy extra eyes when you only want one set order the kit.

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Mr. Sniffles completed and ready to be made.

Let me know if you have any suggestions for other kits that I should hurry to get in the shop.

Hope everyone is enjoying this January.

Wendy

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