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Sagittation

In Fingering weight yarn, Good for gradients, Patterns, Scarves, Shop sample available by Shannon

Sagittate means “arrow” in latin, and this lovely, summery scarf is a big fluffy arrow of awesomeness. Mix two colors to create your own sagittation. MaterialsFinished Measurements: 85”/216 cm long; 8.5”/21.5 cm wide.Yarn: approximately 600 yards total fingering-weight yarn. I used Farmer’s Daughter Fibers Foxy Lady in Stumptown Sunrise (cA, 360 yds) and Brown (cB, 240 yds).Needles: US4/3.5mm (or size …

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The Ticket

In DK weight yarn, Patterns, Scarves, Shawls & Shawlettes, Shop sample available by Shannon

Pure, unadulterated, neon-tinted pleasure. That’s what this shawl gave me, soup to nuts. From deciding to put these two colors together to the rhythm of the Tweedy Sections to the leafy lace sections to the brick-y border, I smiled my way through this piece, and once it was done, found myself sighing and saying, “That’s the ticket…” MaterialsFinished Measurements: 70″/178 …

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Rainbow Boomerang

In Fingering weight yarn, Good for gradients, Great for mini skeins, Patterns, Scarves, Shawls & Shawlettes, Shop sample available by Shannon

One day I was playing around with a deep blue skein of sock yarn and a wee rainbow set of minis. I inserted a rainbow into the middle of the garter-y sweep of a boomerang shawl, and could literally hear my rainbow-loving heart go pitter-patter. Now all I want to do is make Rainbow Boomerangs, other projects be damned. Want …

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Rustic Reset

In DK weight yarn, Patterns, Scarves, Shawls & Shawlettes, Shop sample available by Shannon

Sometimes, you just need a knitterly palate-cleanser. A project that is simple enough to work on whenever you have a spare moment, but enjoyable to bring into existence. There’s nothing like a simple, textured shawl in a lovely, rustic yarn to give you that project-reset. Mix and match two colors in a DK-weight yarn to create a Rustic Reset of …

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Self-Care Shawl

In Fingering weight yarn, Patterns, Scarves, Shawls & Shawlettes, Shop sample available, Sport weight yarn by Shannon

This shawl is the epitome of knitterly self-care: all of the sections have a rhythm you can really get into; it’s a great excuse to pair two complementarily lovely colors; the yarn is domestic, soft, gorgeous, and bouncy; and the final object is a big hug of a shawl, perfect for snuggling under after a day spent resisting and persisting. …