Tag: accessories

Quick and easy Fuego drop stitch cowl

One skein of the gorgeous Fuego in Cobalto makes this warm, squishy cowl. It’s sure to keep your chin and neck warm during this Arctic outflow!   Photos by Matthew Pedley

Neoclassical Wrap

Here’s our latest project we just can’t get enough of. The Neoclassical Wrap. This gorgeous poncho wrap can be made with either 12 mm or 15 mm needles in three sizes, but even the small fits everyone. It just doesn’t hang as low. The…

Cowls inspired by Claire and Scottish Highlands

So some of us have have been making cowls inspired by the Scottish Highlands. here’s a free pattern from Kristen Brooks called Sassenach It works beautifully with Chunky or Bulky yarns held doubled such as Swagger and Fuego (26.50 each) or single held Mega…

Wristwarmers – fingering

Crispy leaves are underfoot! Gear up with these sweet wristwarmers before you start your yard work. Remember our Rowan Fine Art is on a crazy sale, now $20.97 (was ($29.95)! One hank of it will be more than enough for a pair, and leave…

Cowls of Autumn

Cowls are great, quick knits that use less yarn than scarves. Here are some of my favourite patterns, all of which would looks fantastic with a couple of hanks of Rowan Fine Art, which are currently on sale at both our stores! Honey uses…

Knit this Aujourd’hui!

Another great free cowl pattern from Tante Ehm on Ravelry, Aujourd’hui showcases the colour and texture of a beautiful hand-dyed super bulky yarn. Swagger, Bulky, Andes, Outer, Twinkle or Drops Eskimo, or Mega (all in store) are great choices for this cowl.

Zealana Air – New patterns and colours

The beautiful Zealana Air pattern book has arrived in store, along with new colours of this ultra soft, durable, and pill-resistant yarn that is lighter and warmer than 100% cashmere. AIR features 40% of down from the brushtail possum fiber, combined with 40% cashmere…

Here’s a fast affordable gift: Cute one ball bib for baby

This one ball bib is knit in Berroco Comfort Chunky. $7.49 G0 to the Berroco site for the Free Pattern Link.

Devin’s Toque

Indulge yourself or a loved one with a simply ribbed, luxuriously soft and warm toque knit from Handmaiden’s 4 ply cashmere. Devin’s Toque uses just one skein ($39.95), please come into the store to view the colours, including our exclusive Vancouver colourway.