Everyday Lace: A Review & Scavenger Hunt

Everyday Lace: Simple, Sophisticated Knitted Garments by Heather Zoppetti is the author and designer’s first book and it struck a chord with me because I feel like her experience with lace knitting is quite like mine. In Heather’s introduction, she talks about how she was a fearless, self-taught knitter that became infatuated with lace knitting…

Spellbound Shawl from Boo Knits

Isn’t this absolutely stunning?! We received an email from Lora at The Knitting Patch about how she recently finished knitting the Spellbound Shawl from Boo Knits. Lora knit her shawl with Merino Silk Lace in Tourmaline, using one full skein plus about 100 yards from a second skein to make the shawl larger than originally…

Baya Shawl

The Summer 2014 issue of Pom Pom Magazine is available now and our yarns made the cover as a part of Mindy Wilkes‘ gorgeous shawl design! Baya is a crescent-shaped shawl worked from the bottom up. The bottom edge of the shawl is a lace pattern that also incorporates some simple cables, while the body…

Bridgeward Leaves Shawl by Grace Verhagen

The Bridgeward Leaves Shawl is a top-down triangular shawl designed by Grace Verhagen. Inspired by the “Leaf Shadows” motif collected by Barbara Walker, this triangular lace shawl is reminiscent of vines enveloping the red brick buildings in the shade of the Granville Street Bridge. Bridgeward Leaves Shawl Details MATERIALS FOR LACEWEIGHT VERSION: 1 skein SweetGeorgia Yarns…

Rivoli Shawl by Anniken Allis

Anniken Allis is a prolific lace knitwear designer who also happens to be one of our long-time Fibre Club members (you’ll find her spinning progress on Twitter on a regular basis) and she’s designed this gorgeous Rivoli crescent-shaped shawl in our Merino Silk Lace yarn (in Ultraviolet too!). This gorgeous crescent shawl begins with a…

Morticia in Merino Silk Lace

Here’s some gorgeous Halloween-inspired knitting for you… Bernadette (grade3 on Ravelry) knit this stunning version of the Boo Knits Mystery Shawl, Morticia. It was really a great idea for a mystery knit-along! The premise is that Boo Knits releases one clue per week in October and the grand unveiling of everyone’s shawls happens on October…

Moonvine Cowl by Fiber Dreams

Laura Patterson of Fiber Dreams designed this lace cowl in our SweetGeorgia CashLuxe Fine (in Lawn). Moonvine is a cowl, knit in the round, starting and ending with just a touch of garter stitch to help prevent curling. Once past the edging, every row is a pattern row—if you want to rest, you’ll need to…

Chrysanthemum by Emily Wessel

Ever since we displayed this gorgeous shawl at TNNA, people have been asking when it would be released… that would be today. We are so excited to see Emily Wessel‘s newest shawl and blanket design, called Chrysanthemum. Chrysanthemum is a gigantic geometrical bloom with petals that multiply and expand from a single point. The design…