Hello folks! Today I have a very special how-to for you from the super talented Nataliya Sinelshchikova of Fibre Creative. Nataliya is the designer behind the stunning shawl pattern, Rainfall, from Issue 1 and she has recorded a video to show us exactly how those beautiful raindrops are knit. So if you were considering casting it on but were a little hesitant about those drops, you don't need to be! You can access this pattern by purchasing Issue 1 from our webstore, or buy the individual pattern direct from Nataliya here on Ravelry.
I hope you are well, and making a dent in your gift knitting (if you are gift knitting this year, that is!)
I am back here today with something a little different: A question for you.
Over the course of the last year, I took over writing most of our blog posts again, and while I love it very much, I also noticed that I tend to gravitate towards posts that I like to read – pattern inspiration posts, FO roundups, that sort of thing.
As I was finishing up Aurin's Joy Cardigan over the weekend, I started thinking about what I could cast on now that one of my current WIPs is almost done. And then it hit me - the holidays are just under two months away, and I have this dream of knitting a few sweaters for my nephews. Will I manage it in time? Who knows. But it would be nice to gift them the promised sweaters in time for the end of the year so that they actually get a little wear out of them still this winter!
Are you already deep in gift knitting mode or, like me, just starting to plan? If the latter (or the former, if you still need a few ideas!) I might have just the thing for you: Three super quick gift knit ideas!
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