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Peacock Path Crochet Shawl Pattern

Hey, lovies.

A new pattern for you by yours truly. This little beauty just… happened.

I was wandering through my yarn room one day and these various shades just popped out at me and told me to make them into something. So. I did!

I didn’t have any idea what it would look like when finished, so it just emerged as I went and here it is!

The colors are very peacock-like so I am calling it: The Peacock Path Crochet Shawl.

Peacock Path crochet shawl pattern

Although, if you look at the purple section, it resembles […]

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    March / April 2017 $1000 Expression Fiber Arts Yarn Giveaway!

March / April 2017 $1000 Expression Fiber Arts Yarn Giveaway!

It’s time for another fantastic, huge yarn giveaway!

Look at all these hand-dyed, luxurious darlings awaiting a new home.

We have Pearlescent Fingering Yarn:

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Expression Fiber Arts Huge Luxury Yarn Giveaway for March / April 2017. Enter now!

Expression Fiber Arts Huge Luxury Yarn Giveaway for March / April 2017. Enter now!

Some lovely worsted weight wool:

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Hello, Houndstooth Knitted Scarf Pattern

If you’re up for a challenge, you simply must try this new Hello, Houndstooth pattern!

This pattern just keeps growing and growing on me and I dearly love it.

First of all, the color options are endless. And second of all, the design is mesmerizing!

It’s knit as a tube and then the ends are sealed up with fringe. Quite the treat.

Have a look:

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Ume Shawl Knitted Pattern

Awww, check out this lovely new shawl design!!

It’s called Ume and was designed by Emily Walton. (Her Ravelry profile is here.)

Ume knitted shawl pattern

It features a classic and lovely triangle shape, in 2 contrasting colors. We opted for Grace and Eggshell in our Pearlescent Fingering yarn. One skein each. Ume knitted shawl pattern Ume knitted shawl pattern Ume knitted shawl pattern

Reira Hat Knitted Pattern

A gorgeous new design for you!

Introducing our Reira Knitted Hat Pattern:

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It features a gorgeous brim and stripes for the crown! It uses 2 skeins of our Dewy Dk Yarn (one in Amphitrite and one in Rabbit […]

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    How to Start and Build an Online Business You Love – Part 3 of 3

How to Start and Build an Online Business You Love – Part 3 of 3

This is part 3 out of 3 blog posts I’m writing, designed to inspire you to finally start and grow that online business you’ve been dreaming about.

If you missed Part 1, start with that here.  It’s all about the initial phases of business, why you want to start one and how to find what to sell.

Part 2 is here and is about getting started, setting your vision and taking daily action. I also answer a lot of questions that you might be asking yourself about. You might be having a lot of fears. We all […]

How to Knit the Magic Loop Method

Helllooo!! Are you ready to start knitting in the round?

I’m here to show you my favorite method for doing so: The Magic Loop Method!

You can use this to knit socks and sweaters, sleeves and collars, cowls, hats, mittens, etc. Anything that is in the round.

You’ll need:

1 long circular needle (about 32″-40″)
Yarn

I am using a skein of my Pearlescent Worsted weight yarn in colorway Laguna.

It’s soft and shimmering and a mix of superwash merino wool and silk. It’s hand-dyed by our lovely team of dyers and this yarn base really takes the dye so well. It just radiates!

Have […]

February / March 2017 Huge Yarn Giveaway !

Welcome to our newest yarn giveaway!

Take a look at all this gorgeousness! Hand-dyed, fabulous fibers… alpaca and wool and silk and yak and more!

Enter now to win this HUGE Expression Fiber Arts Yarn Giveaway!

Enter now to win this HUGE Expression Fiber Arts Yarn Giveaway!

Enter now to win this HUGE Expression Fiber Arts Yarn Giveaway!

Enter now to win this HUGE Expression Fiber Arts Yarn Giveaway!

Date Night Wrap – Crochet Pattern

WHOA! First of all, welcome.

Second of all, look at this stunning pattern!

I admit, it’s so gorgeous that it makes me gasp.

Do I even need to say any words here?

Take a look:

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I love how it looks very chevron, but still airy and light.

how to crochet this Date Night Wrap - Shawl Pattern

The yarn is 4 skeins of our Alpaca Silk Dk in colorway: June Purple (3.5 oz each / 230 yards […]

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    How to Start and Build an Online Business You Love – Part 2 of 3

How to Start and Build an Online Business You Love – Part 2 of 3

Welcome back to my 3-part series on how to start and build an online business that you love.

If you missed Part 1, you can find that here. It helps you find your Passion (your big WHY – your VISION) as well as discusses the Practical side (the WHAT).

Once you have a pretty good idea of what to sell (which can honestly be the hardest part but don’t worry, you’ll get it!), it’s time to start getting down to the nitty gritty, listing those products for sale and making sure your idea is viable.

Things to keep in mind […]

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