Category Archives: Knitting Projects

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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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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