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Yarn Review – Cabbage Key by Lorna’s Laces

Product Name: Shepherd Sock in an Exclusive Colorway "Cabbage Key" Company: Lorna's Laces via A Good Yarn in Sarasota, FL Fiber Content: 80% Superwash Merino Wool, 20% Nylon Per Skein: Approx 100g, 430 yds (Fingering Weight) Gauge: 7 stitches = 1 inch on US Size 1 knitting needles Care: Machine wash cold, Machine dry until just damp.  Lay flat to finish. I… Continue reading Yarn Review – Cabbage Key by Lorna’s Laces

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merry knitmas! – part 2

Still looking for a gift for your favorite knitter?  Earlier in the week, I talked about my favorite "big box" online  yarn stores - you can catch up on that post here!  Today, I'm going to share a few of my favorite indie yarn dyers with y'all!  These small online businesses dye yarn in small… Continue reading merry knitmas! – part 2

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merry knitmas! – part 1

Looking for some great gift ideas for your favorite knitter?  Online retailers are a great place to look - most of us cannot find nearly the selection locally that we can online.  Today, I am starting a three-part series on my favorite online sources. Starting with the obvious, of course - Yarn.  But you're not… Continue reading merry knitmas! – part 1

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YarnGiveAway on Instagram

It's time for a little destashing at the iknit2purl2 household.  I recently organized my knitting books and found a few duplicates (my relatives know what my favorite hobby is!) and I have several duplicates of sock yarn, more than I need because why was I thinking I'd knit so many pairs in every colorway that… Continue reading YarnGiveAway on Instagram

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Hartwell Hat & Hartwell Scarf – New Patterns!!!

I've finally sat down and written the patterns for my Hartwell Hat and Scarf.  Knit with squishy Malabrigos Rios Yarn, this hat and infinity scarf will definitely keep you warm and toasty this frosty winter.  The diagonal rib pattern is easy to memorize and both knit up pretty quickly.  I love how the purple/blue variegated… Continue reading Hartwell Hat & Hartwell Scarf – New Patterns!!!