With the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games coming up this Friday, it’s time to grab your needles and a new project and settle in for some cozy TV knitting. There’s still time to join our Ravellenics group, choose your event, and cast on with us!
Still looking for the perfect project? The arrival of Hazel Knits’ Winter Games 2018 Cowl Kits came just in time. Designed by our friend and Alexandria local Tanis Gray, the Winter Games 2018 Cowl incorporates traditional fair-isle themes, corrugated ribbing along with a parade of sheep! New Fair Isle fans and seasoned colorwork stitchers will be sure to enjoy this engaging new knit! Snag the free pattern here.
Hazel Knits kits include the patriotic triad specially dyed for this project in Team USA Blue, Nekked, and Team USA Red in 200 yard, 100% superwash merino skeins. Grab one at the shop for $66.
Need a quicker project to dive into while watching a curling match or downhill skiing finals? Try this new offering from Mrs. Moon that uses her super soft and squishy Plump to make a festive snow-themed hat perfect for weathering the rest of February!
The Snowflake Hat pattern features this 153-yard wonder in Pavlova and Cherry Pie. Shake it up by combining Gooseberry Fool and Darjeeling for a grellow treat, or Blueberry Muffin and Peppermint Cream for a cooler take. Each pattern comes free with the purchase of accompanying yarn. Plump boasts a 80% merino, 20% alpaca blend in each 77 yard hank, $17.75.