Monthly Archives: January 2016
Written on January 29, 2016 at 12:03 pm, by kari.helene
Will you be joining us? Come wearing your finished Purl Alpaca Designs knitwear to be featured on our customer gallery! Buy tickets online here.
Tracy & Kari-Helene xxx
Written on January 25, 2016 at 2:29 pm, by kari.helene
You may know that we do knitting workshops and that we make yarn and knitting patterns, but did you know that Kari-Helene does all the cooking for our workshops? And did you know it is all homemade and from scratch?
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Written on January 17, 2016 at 5:44 pm, by kari.helene
This morning we woke up to snow!
Photo credit Hide Obara
It has definitely reminded us that although in our heads we are swiftly moving towards lighter and warmer days there are still a good few months of jumper wearing weather ahead!
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Written on January 11, 2016 at 4:34 pm, by kari.helene
One of our all time favourite designs is the Esme Jumper. A wonderfully flattering jumper based on traditional aran knitwear using flattering features sucha as a square neckline with a princess collar and a fitted waist with a peplum.Esme is … Read More
Written on January 8, 2016 at 1:50 pm, by kari.helene
YOKE [pg.3]Round 2: Place stitch marker, k1, ssk, k38 [40, 43, 47, 51], k2tog, k1, place 2nd stitch marker, k1, ssk, k56, [68, 75, 85, 91] , k2tog, k1, place 3rd stitch marker, k1, ssk, k38 [40, 43, 47, 51], … Read More
Written on January 7, 2016 at 5:23 pm, by kari.helene
We love inviting all you fabulous knitters to one of our monthly knitting workshops. We have met so many lovely people over the years and many of you have made new friends! The focus of our knitting workshop is on … Read More