Category Archives: Knitting Projects

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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Handmade Love

My dear friend Cindy made me one of the luckiest gals at nido last month when she presented me with Ysolda Teague’s Peaks Island Hood out of Swans Island yarn in teal–oh my it is BEAUTIFUL!  I had meant to … Continue reading

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Marian Cowl

I am LOVING my Marian cowl right now! Made with just one skein of Twinkle soft chunky yarn, this pattern is a keeper–as many of you know already since last year it was my number one holiday gift to friends! … Continue reading

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Pebble Sweater

With the colors of autumn upon us  & with all the rain we have been getting around here lately, nido has been busy helping customers pick out their fall knitting projects. Always here to inspire others to create–here is the … Continue reading

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Citron Scarf

To celebrate the arrival of our Malabrigo lace weight yarn, a lovely sample has been made by Kate to display at the shop to show everyone how it knits up. The citron scarf was designed to use just one skein … Continue reading

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Right Now…

I am making… Sew Liberated’s Schoolhouse Tunic for my cousin Louisa being made with some of Amy Butler’s LOVE… a very simple scarf for a very special someone made with Vermont Alpaca Company’s Farm Blend yarn… and a baby blanket … Continue reading

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Fancy Hat

We instantly fell madly in love with the hat on the cover of Laura Irwin’s Boutique Knits.This side slip cloche is just so timelessly chic and the ruffles on the band is such an adorable touch.  We knew just the yarn to use to give it proper … Continue reading

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Baby Shower Blanket

Back in September, before nido opened, Phiona and I organized a knit a baby quilt shower for myself and my ripening belly.  Hosting nine fabulous women, we gave a mini lesson and churned out swatches to piece together an adorable … Continue reading

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