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Friday, November 30, 2007


New Threads FRIDAY, yup, TGIF!!

Design: Chic Knits
Yarn: Ella Rae *Classic*
Color: #42 Bluish Green
Gauge: 19 sts/24 rows over 4″
Needles: #7

I just couldn’t resist a back-to-back new threads this week! And this second NewT is not only special because it’s FRIDAY! (shout it out), it’s very wonderful because it is the lovely Isobel! She has just finished a Twist sweater (with the collar option) and I must say, it is spectacular! The color and craftsmanship is so very nice..

Now, if I could, I would travel the States (and beyond) and visit knitting groups. Isobel and her friend Jane knit at a place called the Yarn Lounge in Richmond, VA. This group is always making the most wonderful knits and I know that behind the wonderful knitting there is always wonderful knitters :)

Someday, I’m getting on a plane and crashing this partay!

Until then, ladies, and everyone, have a Great Weekend!

Yarn for TWIST (or Ariann or the Ribby Cardi) – Wool, etc.
Gauge: 19 sts/ 24 rows over 4″ St st

Araucania: Nature Wool

Ashford Tekapo:
New Zealand wool

Baabajoes: 10 ply

Beaverslide: Worsted Weight

Berroco: Ultra Alpaca

Blackberry Ridge: Mohair Blend

Black Water Abbey: 2Ply

Brown Sheep: Nature Spun Worsted
Superwash Worsted

Cascade: Cascade 220
Cascade 220 SuperWash

Debbie Bliss:
Cashmerino Aran
Merino Aran

Dzined: Wool/Hemp WWT

Peruvian Collection Pure Alpaca
Peruvian Highland Wool

Ella Rae: Classic

Filatura di Crosa: 127

Filtes King: Extra

Jaeger: Matchmaker Merino Aran

K1C2: Parfait Solids

Karabella: Aurora 8

Knitpicks: Andean Silk or
Wool of the Andes

Lana Grossa: Cool Wool Big

Lion Brand : Wool or

Lorna’s Laces: Shepards Worsted

Louisa Harding: Kashmir Aran

Malabrigo: Merino Worsted

Nashua: Creative Forces Worsted or

Patons: Decor

Plymouth: Encore or

Rowan: Kid Classic

Rowan Classic Yarns:
Cashsoft Aran or
Soft Lux

Unger: Utopia


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