Slash Your Stash Saturday KAL

Each Saturday Ellen will get you started on a project using yarn from your stash. Yes! BYOY (Bring Your Own Yarn) and we will provide the inspiration by samples, suggestions and free refreshments appropriate for a Winter Saturday morning! Do come by to see Ellen’s samples as time draws neigh!

2/1/20: “Polar Opposites” by Plucky Knitter. Design a big fluffy cowl knit by alternating fingering and bulky yarn.
*Provisional Cast On
*Kitchener or Three Needle Bind Off
*Free Ravelry Download pattern

2/8/20: “Mountain Mist Hat” by Tin Can Knits. Create your quick knit hat with 4 colors of Worsted Weight yarn.
*Knitting in the round
*Two Color Knitting and capturing floats
*Decreasing in pattern
* Purchase Pattern at shop: $5.00

2/15/20: “Hitchhiker” by Martina Behm. This squishy garter stitch shawlette is a mindless wonder despite its triangular shaping. To obtain the full 42 teeth (per “The Hitchhiker‘s Guide to the Galaxy” you will need 150 gr of sock yarn – otherwise, stop when you reach the end of a smaller skein.
*Purchase Pattern at shop: ~ $5.00

2/22/20: Winter Break – Ellen gone

2/29/20: “Colorblock Mittens” by Annika Andrea Wolke. Another quick project with Worsted Weight yarn. This has a simple 2-row color change with is most easy for beginners.
*Two-color knitting
*Knitting in the round with double-pointed needles
*Simple mitten construction
*Purchase Pattern at shop: ~$4.00

3/7/20: “Calisson” by the Berroco Design Team. Another uber quick project out of bulky yarn. A snug headband for the rest of Winter or those blustery Spring days.
*Simple cabling
*Seed Stitch
*Three needle bind-off
*Pattern free download on Ravelry

3/14/20: “Shoulder Cozy” by Churchmouse Yarns and Teas. Just the right thing for Spring! This is a caplet/poncho which is just the right weight for a coverup or warm-up snuggle. It is made with Worsted or Aran weight yarn and knit holding Rowan Kid Silk Haze also.
*Knitting Garter in the round
*Holding and knitting/purling with 2 strands
*Pattern for purchase at shop: $6.00

3/21/20: “Reef Beanie” by Lizzie Knits. Knitted with Super Bulky yarn, Rasta, this is a flash project.
*Knitting in the round
*Cables
*Pattern for purchase at shop: $6.00

3/28/20: “Easy Drop Stitch Scarf” by Christine Vogel. Now we begin to start talking about Spring in earnest! This lightweight open scarf will become your goto accessory for the coming months.
*Drop stitches and yarn overs
*Pattern free download on Ravelry