Too hot in for cotton? Only a fool would knit wool by the pool?
Have no fear, cool silk blends for summer that will take you all the way through fall are here! Check out the latest of our fall yarn arrivals, here early for your summer stitching enjoyment!
– a self-striping blend of silk, wool, mohair and nylon in a heavy fingering / light sport weight great for shawls, socks, or whatever you can imagine!
Noro Silk Garden Sock comes in 328 yard skeins for $20 – you’ll need one for Wingspan, one plus a solid yarn for Spectra, and of course one for One Skein!
– a DK weight blend of silk, wool and nylon that feels light and airy for summer garments.
Elsebeth Lavold Silky Wool comes in 192 yard skeins for $10. You’ll need 3-5 skeins for Gemini or 4-5 skeins for Freesia.
But wait, there’s more! We were lucky enough to just get in a few copies of the re-release of Elsebeth Lavold Designer’s Choice Book One: The Viking Knits Collection – 13 classic patterns for women, men, and children all knit in Silky Wool.
A light and drapy Ljod cardigan is a great transitional piece to take you from the air conditioning of summer to the cool breezes of fall.
Perhaps you know an intrepid gentleman who needs a Torgeir pullover?
Or a young lady who would look sweet in an A-line Herdis cardigan?
Call to reserve a copy – this book is hard to get and will go fast! Then come on in and we’ll help you get started on your next cool project!