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Pattern leaflets

As knitters who have all been shopping at Sunspun since we first started knitting, we’ve always coveted the beautiful publications put out by the yarn companies carried at the shop. 400 more words

Sunspun

WIP Wednesday, Booklove and Waiting

ON THE NEEDLES

Guernsey Wrap, designed by Jared Flood

Classic Elite Yarns

Brooklyn Tweed

Color #5012

I’m really enjoying this project. It’s the perfect balance of complicated and simple – complicated enough to keep me engaged, but simple enough that it doesn’t interfere with whatever I’m doing at the same time. 181 more words

Knitting

Wyatt for Davey

I’ve started a sweater for Davey.

I’ve never made him a sweater.  I started a couple, but one was absolutely huge, and the other had 8 million cables that were starting to drive me crazy. 383 more words

Family

Secrets Revealed

Today I can finally show you two projects that I have been working secretly on for the last couple of months. First is a sweater that I made as a birthday present for a dear friend. 379 more words

Knitting

Umaro Blanket

Pattern:  Umaro Blanket, by Jared Flood (Brooklyn Tweed) Yarn:  Garnstudio Drops Eskimo Needles:  10mm circular

This blanket had been on my to-do list for a while; the very weekend I found out that we were expecting our first baby, I cast on and worked the first dozen or so rows, before a nervous superstition drove me to tuck it away. 201 more words

Handmade

double leaf lace pattern

I finally did it. I tried a lace pattern for the first time. The tricky part was finding a yarn with clear stitch definition. The easy part was finding a pattern that I liked. 121 more words

Knitting

moon and stars

Moon & Stars–a puffy double garter stitch moon surrounded by 2 different Estonian star stitch patterns and a wide, double garter border. The shawl manages to be both whimsical, with the stylized night sky captured in a half moon shawl, and pared down-modern. 210 more words