Category Archives: Knitting Projects

mountain mohair review

Hello all, I just thought I would introduce myself and give a quick review of one of the new yarns we just got in. I’m the new girl here at nido, Stephanie. I love all different fiber crafts, but my … Continue reading

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Spoiled

Cindy always spoils me. She knows that even though I have a love of yarn and a great eye for patterns, I can not knit anything beyond a simple scarf. Sigh. So she always knits me wonderful things that I … Continue reading

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Emily Cape by Ysolda

By Aubry One of our lovely resident knitters, Mary, whipped up this little beauty for the shop using Tidal Yarns alpaca blend in dk weight. Now, you may be asking yourself the same thing I did: “Why a cape?” When … Continue reading

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Fall Favorite

nido has a new shop sample to check out! Sarah, our lovely resident knitter, has knit up Jane Richmond’s Raglan Pullover using Jamie Rainbow yarn in seaglass. The pattern is very simple and straightforward, perfect for a first time knit … Continue reading

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Jamie Rainbow Yarn

We are proud to offer naturally dyed and locally created yarn by Jamie Harmon, a.k.a. Jamie Rainbow. It is a blend consisting of wool, angora, and alpaca. You have to touch it to understand how soft and lush it is! It … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Spring Fingerless Gloves

Sarah made these fantastic fingerless gloves from More Last-Minute Knitted Gifts out of Swans Island yarn in orange. They are so soft, were a quick knit & took less than one skein of yarn. Sounds like my kind of project! … Continue reading

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Ozark Handspun Hat-A FREE pattern

Materials: 1 skein Ozark Handspun 16″ circular needles US #15 CO 30 sts. Join for working in the round: Work in 1 X 1 ribbing for 2 inches Switch to stockinette ST Knit until piece measures 7 inches Decrease round: … Continue reading

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Nicholas Scarf

By Aubry This month I’ve been on a Jane Richmond kick. It started with the Autumn hat (which I made a slew of!), continued with the Oatmeal Pullover & Cuffed Mittens & has now landed on the Nicholas scarf. I … Continue reading

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Swans Island Mittens

Sarah made THE most adorable mittens for my little man! Using the Swans Island worsted weight in Teal & Spring Green & her own pattern, (yeah–she’s good like that!) Sarah whipped up the perfect winter mittens. If you have never … Continue reading

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Franco Size Socks

These little beauties were made for Franco out of Cherrytree Hill supersock select. Aren’t they just adorable? The yarn is spun in the Green Mountains of Vermont, is a fingering weight, low micron, superwash Merino characterized by the signature high … Continue reading

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