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Colorwork Cup Coziness


Why why why have I been so afraid of colorwork? I took the plunge and cast on to give it a try, using Ohdessa’s Three Colorwork Coffee Sleeves pattern. I jumped right in with the five color snowflake and it came together in just a few hours! Doesn’t my cup look cozy? :-) I modified the pattern by using fingering weight yarn scraps on 2.25mm dpn’s.  …read more

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Colorwork Tips


Carli is in the process of moving household and family to a different state, so in her absense over the next week or so, I’ll pinch hit with some extra knitting posts. When I was gathering how to’s and tips on knitting with colorwork, I started by looking at the instructions for the pretty free patterns I’d found on Ravelry. I picked Odessa’s Three …read more

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Summer Challenge: Colorwork

Birdies by Andi Satterlund

Hey Fellow Knitters – have we got a summer challenge for you! Here’s a chance to try some fancy colorwork on a small, simple project – a cup cozy sleeve! For the summer, we’ll be hosting a Challenge to  create a coffee cozy. So break out the scraps and join some other Crafty Friends in our Ravelry group, creating these little pieces of …read more

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