Our December Knitalong: The Morehouse Cabled Ear Warmer designed by VanessaKnits in supersoft, ultra-squishy Morehouse Merino and knit with just 1 skein of Morehouse Bulky   One lucky newsletter subscriber will win a Morehouse Cabled Ear Warmer KnitKit, courtesy of Morehouse Farm and Vanessa Knits. To be eligible, you must be a newsletter subscriber of […]

Fair Isle Color Layout – for Harriet’s Hat

Color is tough, because it’s as much personal preference as anything else. For Harriet’s Hat, Harriet picked out the colors of the Gilbert Bain Hospital and interlaced them through this beautiful design, adding pops of color here and subtlety there.  Here’s what the finished project looks like, courtesy of MRI Markers.  Notice the snowflakes are […]

Harriet’s Hat and Headband: A Win-Win-Win project!

Join us in our July/August knitalong to learn (or practice) fair isle knitting for good cause! Harriet Middleton, a resident of Shetland, volunteered her knitting as a way to help raise funds for the Shetland MRI Scanner Appeal.  (The quick version: the community hospital in Shetland doesn’t have an MRI scanner, so residents must make […]