One of my favorite things of all time is to curate sets of yarn. Usually, in a “normal” year, I do that at fiber festivals and farmer’s markets and even here at my farm store. But these last 18 months have been, you know, a mess.
I still put together sets of yarn. I did it because it is fun. I did it because it is like a puzzle, a color puzzle.
And I have these sets, called Shawl Triads listed on the webstore. These are all one of a kind. They won’t be repeated. You can find them here.
With 1200+ yards of fingering weight yarn, you can make sooooo many shawls and even some tops. It is easy to find patterns by searching the pattern database in Ravelry. Last time I looked there were over 5000 shawls using this yardage.
I love knitting shawls. They are so diverse. And today we have choices for a 2 skein shawl. Hug Shots, designed by Casapinka, is just one of those awesome shawls. But first I should you my shawl triads. These are one of a kind curated skeins that will work great in a shawl. There are literally thousands of shawl patterns for these triads. Just go to Ravelry and look for 1200 yard skein shawls in fingering weight. Oh and these shawl triads are on sale (15% off)!!
I’ve been going through my newer yarns and curating more Shawl Triads. I know many of you love to have a set of curated yarn that will match and be exciting for a shawl or even for a knitted tank top. Here is my latest set (sh13). It’s all Sparkly yarn. The colors are (left to right): Moody Blues, Four Corners and Azure.
And while preparing for the next Fiber Art Studio Tour which will be virtual. I’ve been talking to Anne Paynter Hill. I love her fused glass buttons, earrings and shawl pins. I have to tell you, I’ve invested a lot into her really unique items. They are so colorful and sparkly and make me so happy. Look at this Shawl Pin. Wouldn’t it look great with a shawl made with these 3 skeins? I totally think so. You can find this pin here. Her shawl pins are magnetic, so they don’t injure your shawl.
Let me know what you think!!
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The studio is currently CLOSED to visitors….under construction. We will reopen soon!
We are located in Frederick MD. You can shop in person with a mask and lots of social distance! Or buy online and stop by to pick up…I’ll run your purchases out to you in your car.
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