Oh My Dear you should get here right now!
I just opened a great, big box which contained this great, big, beautiful yarn. My sources say that this may be a yarn of a limited edition. Riverside Studio has dyed us these super bulky and super-duper, soft skeins of 100% merino, superwash wool. Wow! Kathryn, at Riverside says she may not be able to dye this Super Bulky wool again so get ’em while you can!
Thanks to Thanksgiving, I have not posted in a while. Apologies, I have been remiss in my duty to keep you up to date on the comings and goings. One of which was the arrival of Riverside Studio’s Worsted 1ply. It is so soft and dreamy that a lot of it has left the shop already, but remarkably we still have…
and this too!
Also today we received some NORO!
Noro yarns make us so happy with their happy, happy, rainbow ways. To say that it is a self-striping yarn really undersells the wonderful effect of Noro’s blending and twisting colour patterns.
Along with Kureopatora, which is the worsted weight, merino blend we had last year, we received a brand new offering from Noro called Kureyon Air.
In short it is- BIG FAT NORO!
It weighs in as a bulky weight, calling for a 9mm needle and still has all the gorgeous striping colours Noro is known for. It is softer then it’s smaller cousin Kureyon and I encourage you to come in and give it a squeeze.
If you are inspired by the pretty Noro but don’t know what to make, we have many suggestions including this classic striped scarf projects which uses two balls (two distinct colour-ways) striped. So basically it is striping yarn that is knit in stripes.
If you are new to the land of knit, and need some help in making such a scarf- we have a class for that.
The Magical Striped Scarf Workshop ( – Learn to Purl)
Wednesday November 16, 7-9pm