Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Thursday, June 12, 2008

DRG travel

Celeste Pinheiro

Any worsted yarn, this would be fun using scraps. Squares about 4", braided handles
#8 needles, 4.5 st per inch
Plymouth Galway Worsted
117 magenta
149 turquoise
91 orange
141 fuschia
127 lime
92 burgundy
89 lavendar
60 gold
66 brown
This would be also great in Plymouth Fantasy Naturale(worsted cotton) in beachy colors, with a matching sunglass case
8020 melon
8017 sky
8017 bubblegum
8019 lime
8021 teal
3077 pale pink
1242 banana

Worsted yarn used doubled for marl effect. Embroidered with scrap yarn, braid tie at wrist. #11 needles, 3 sts per inch.

BASKETWEAVE TABLE RUNNER, PLACEMATS, PILLOWS Easy knit-purl texture stitch with self edge, no finishing(except weaving in ends)

#8 needles, 4.5 sts per inch
Perhaps provide swatches with seasonal color suggestions, Fall (above), Winter heathered greys, natural marl and Charcoal
Plymouth Encore Worsted
Spring Colorway(color names are mine)
137 pink
1310 lime
45 loden
1316 melon
1317 robin egg
1385 fuschia

Summer Colorway 1385 Fuschia
175 Copper
1204 Taupe
1203 Sand
1014 Gold
599 Espresso

Monday, April 7, 2008

Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Nashua Handknits

Cable Box Cardi Chart
Cable Box Cardi Schematic
Shopping Jacket Schematic

Monday, February 25, 2008

Thursday, February 14, 2008

DRG Hat book

Top Down Swirl Hat--yarn used Classic Elite Duchess(rust, Charcoal), Classic Elite Paintbox, Galway Chunky and Chunky Paint would be nice too.
Cross Checker Hat--yarn used Nashua Handknits Creative Focus Worsted(1 skein each color) or any worsted yarn.  
headband/neckwarmer--yarn used Classic Elite Inca Alpaca(2 skeins) or any dk weight

Bobble lace hat--yarn used Classic Elite Wool Bamboo (2 skeins) or any dk weight

Sunday, February 3, 2008

Nashua Handknits Fall/Winter 2008

Above--Cable Box Hat
Above--WInter Beach Jacket, Hat, Mits
Above--Cable Box swatch
Above, Cable Box Cardi
Abve, Winter Beach swatch
Above, Shopping Jacket Swatch

Above, Mitered Tote(not in packet)for Julia? About 14"L by 10" w
Above, Good Luck Coat Swatch

Sunday, January 20, 2008

For Joanne

Beret and matching scarf  in Boku(it would not have the contrasting rib as here).

Wristlets in galway, instead of the fur trim, I would have the rolled edge and small bobbles as in lace hat below to match.
Mittens in doubled galway
Lace hat in galway, embroidered flowers in the diamonds(matches wristlets above)
Lace hat with no flowers
Spiral hat with tie, galway chunky and galway chunky print

Trapper Fudd hat in Galway Chunky--this may take only one skein ;0)

Wednesday, January 2, 2008