When I designed my Double Chevron Lace Scarf Pattern, I needed a warm, machine washable, fingering weight yarn with good stitch definition to highlight the lace pattern. I wanted the stitch pattern to shine. I didn’t want to use a multicolored yarn that would distract from the stitch pattern, but I didn’t exactly want a solid colored yarn, either. I decided to try Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering in the Kettle Dyed Delphinium colorway, which seemed to be just what I was looking for. It was the perfect yarn for my scarf. In fact, I loved it so much that I bought several more skeins (and will probably buy more in the future). So here’s my review of the Knit Picks Hawthorne Yarn. Continue reading
My December afghan is finished! I am so excited to be finished with the challenge!
Show your love of chevrons with the Double Chevron Lace Scarf!
This year, I have challenged myself to make 12 Afghans in 12 Months! Crazy, yes… but hopefully not impossible. 🙂 Check out my yarn selection in this video!
Happy Yarning! 🙂
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I learned to crochet at 7 years old with this book. It is one of the clearest learn-to-crochet books I have ever seen.
What is your favorite / most helpful knitting or crochet book?
Happy Yarning! 🙂
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Whether you drink tea, coffee, or hot cocoa, this mug cozy will make your cold-weather drink even more enjoyable. Continue reading
The Diamond Lace Infinity Scarf pattern is now available! This cozy, yet lightweight scarf works up quickly with worsted weight yarn and a lacy stitch pattern. Continue reading