May, 2012
 


Finally, some sunny weather to put us in the gardening mood!
The birds are singing, and the days are longer.
The evenings are still cool, and the new Brooklyn Tweed designs below are perfect for transitioning from cool to warmer weather.




See more of Brooklyn Tweed Designs here


A wonderful yarn for colorwork is the Cascade 220 Sport:
 
2452 Turtle Heather

4002 Jet 
7827 Goldenrod  8010 Natural 
 
8013 Walnut
8393 Navy  8400 Charcoal  8401 Silver Grey 

8505 White

8555 Black
 
8686 Brown

8895 Red
 
9494 Ruby
9408 Cordovan 
9421 Blue Hawaii 
9448 Olive Heather 

9456 Sapphire 
9477 Tutu     








Just arrived is the Malabrigo Finito.  These are dyed in lots of 5 skeins only, so once they are gone - they are gone! Shown here with the Malabrigo Arroyo




Malabrigo Finito Colors:

 
195 Black

29 Paloma 
416 Indiectia 47 Coffee Toffee  48 Glitter 
 49 Jupiter 63 Natural  850 Archangel  855 Aquas  862 Peidras 
866 Arco Iris         

Malabrigo Arroyo Colors:

45 Chircas

46 Prussian Blue

48 Glitter

49 Jupiter

54 Escoria

64 Chispas

850 Archangel

866 Arco Iris
   
         





This is a free scarf pattern by Crystal Palace - Mini Moochi Easy Lace Scarf.  It takes just one ball of the Mini Mochi yarn.
Get the free pattern here:
 http://www.straw.com/cpy/patterns/scarves/MiniMo-EasyLaceScarf.html




Choose from these Mini Mochi colors:







More progress made on "26 Stitches"





Keeping and eye on the neighborhood





To June 2012