Thursday, February 9, 2017

Yarn Along

I am late to the party but I have been knitting... 
and I would still love to share what's on and off the needles.

- One item off the needles - 
I am knitting wash cloths for gifting this christmas.
I thought a pack of three washcloths, with a bar of felted soap would make a useful hand made gift.

I love the pattern and this 100% Peruvian Cotton Yarn,
Cascade Yarns - Luna.
I purchased the yarn at Woolbearers Yarn Shop in Mount Holly,
while we were there for the Fire & Ice Festival.

- Still on the needles -
I have made a little more progress on my Outlander Cowl by Andee.
I needed some help, it is good to have friends in high places that wrote the pattern.
I keep thinking that I have made another mistake, but it may be the shading of the yarn.
Thanks for your help Andee - I think I've got it now.

I am joining Ginny at Small Things for Yarn Along

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12 comments:

  1. I do like the Peruvian Cotton Yarn, for the wash cloths, there are lovely colours in the yarn.

    Your cowl is coming along nicely too ...

    All the best Jan

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  2. Hello, the washcloths will make a nice gift. I like the yarn colors and the cowl is looking pretty. Have a happy day and weekend ahead.

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  3. Debbie, the washcloths are a wonderful idea! I love the stitch pattern in this one. So nice.
    Your cowl is looking wonderful too!

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  4. Wow - your cowl is so pretty and I love the color. I love your homemade gift idea - washcloths and felted soap. I'm not sure what felted soap is - you know I'm going to smile a great big smile if you tell me you're making soap :-)

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  5. Personal gifts are such a lovely idea :-)

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  6. I made these only used as dish cloths and I made Scrubbies out of nylon net to go with them. Now--my girl expect them every Christmas. :-)

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  7. beautiful work!! you make such pretty things! Anyone would love those gifts for sure!

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  8. A knitted wash cloth ?
    this is something new to know about .great idea for glass dishes specially .
    loved your outlander cowl ,color is lovely!
    best wishes for joining the exciting learning place dear friend!

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  9. That's a lovely idea for gifts - you're getting a nice early start too. Beautiful cowl - coming along :D)

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  10. I have never known of knitted wash clothes! You always amaze me, Debbie.
    The purple is to die for; such a luscious color, and I know someone who
    really loves that color. :)

    xoxo

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  11. I really love the beautiful color of the Cowl you are making. I think you said it was for you; right? I like your idea of you knitting wash cloths for Christmas gifts. I personally thing that is an awesome gift. Sending hugs your way~

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