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Ambershore Knit-Along invite and shop update!

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Ambershore Knit-Along invite and shop update!

Join us for the free Ambershore Shawl knit-along happening through to mid-late January depending on folks' needs and wants. There are already four video tutorials published for you and Everlea Yarn Trios are in stock and shipping for free within North America! https://www.everleayarn.ca/collection... I made this wee video to share what some of the tutorials look like and also to announce that Everlea Fingering Trios are back in stock. So, you can currently get both the shawl colourways featured in this video! Join us free here to get access to all the videos and enter to win prizes: https://everleayarn.us20.list-manage.... Want...

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Ambershore Shawl Knit-Along

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Ambershore Shawl Knit-Along

I am SO excited to knit my second Ambershore Shawl, and making it along with you for the Ambershore Shawl Knit-Along is the cherry on top.This is a fingering weight shawl, so we need a good chunk of time! We will begin knitting on November 15th and end on the week of January 17th.I didn't forget that I promised some new colourway combinations for you!  I would knit this next Ambershore Shawl in any of these combos, but I think I've set my heart of the first set, which includes one of my favourite colourways, Awesome Arbutus. Click on the pics...

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Keeping your knits safe over summer

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Keeping your knits safe over summer

You might have hand-knits, special sweaters or important tapestries which you would hate to see ruined by moths. Here are some important things you should know going into the summer season.

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Caitlin Shepherd's Melting Point Cardi

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Caitlin Shepherd's Melting Point Cardi

Caitlin Shepherd has released her stunning Melting Point Cardi which she designed in two of our Everlea Sport indigo colourways, Medium Indigo and Indigo Splash. Caitlin says, " Melting Point Cardi is a celebration of hand-dyed yarns. There is alchemy in yarn dying that truly transforms natural fibres and plants into something new and precious. Each hand-dyed colourway carries nuances and depths of tone that surprise me with every stitch from my needle. This sweater was an exploration of Everles Sport dyed in 2 shades of indigo. The shared tone between these colourways feels like a melting point within the colourwork...

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Ambershore Shawl

Janna Vallee knitting

Ambershore Shawl

My Ambershore Shawl is off my needles! This was my first fingering weight shawl and I'm so glad I picked this pattern, by local designer Inese Sang, to dive into finer-weight knitting. Alternating between stockinette, colourwork and bobbles kept it interesting, and each colour gets a turn in each repeat, so to see the variation play out while knitting is very fun. I knit it in Everlea Yarn's Naturally Dyed Organic Merino Fingering in the colourways Water, Burnt Madder and Twilight. They are quite a stunning combo, if I do say so myself. I have these very yarns available in...

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