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  • NEW PATTERN: Summer's End Shawl

    Summer's End Shawl This asymmetrical triangular shawl is knit on the bias and features multiple stitch patterns, each resulting in beautiful texture! Knit in Plucky Knitter Solo, this fingering weight piece drapes beautifully thanks to the merino/silk blend. This is the perfect shawl to keep close by as the end of summer approaches and the temperature drops!  Yarn is Plucky Knitter Solo in colors Fawn All Over, Sugar Ribbon, and Tea Party. All colors part of Plucky's current Summer 2019 Collection. Yarn is available HERE. Plucky is also running a 15% off sale this weekend, with FREE SHIPPING! The Plucky sale starts Friday, August 23rd...

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  • NEW PATTERN: Riu Shawl

    RIU SHAWL Talk about a showstopper! If the eye-catching fringe doesn’t get your attention, the bold, graphic mosaic patterning sure will. The Riu Shawl is a 3-color, triangle shawl, knit top-down in your favorite DK weight yarn. This shawl works both as a stunning statement piece to dress up any outfit, or simply a beautiful shawl to toss over your shoulders on those cooler summer days.   PLUCKY IS OFFERING KITS! You can get the Riu Pattern as a single download now (HERE) or you can get a Dyed-To-Order Plucky Kit!  The Plucky Knitter will be offering Riu Shawl Kits...

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  • NEW PATTERN: The Owen Sweater

    If you have been following me on Instagram, you know that (back in September!) I started designing a sweater for my youngest, Owen. Today, I'm SO happy to announce that the sweater pattern is LIVE!  Meet, The Owen Sweater! Originally designed to celebrate my youngest turning five, it soon became clear that this sweater needed to become a part of my wardrobe too! The Owen Sweater is a four color, stranded yoke design with contrasting hem and cuffs. Knit in Plucky Knitter Beauregard, this unisex pattern is worked seamlessly from the top-down, and offers sizing options from child through adult. The...

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  • NEW PATTERN: The Owen Hat

    If you have been following me on Instagram, you know that I started designing a sweater for my youngest, Owen. From that sweater (that is close to the final design stages!) I've designed a hat. Meet The Owen Hat… Depending on the color palette you choose, The Owen Hat can be knit for either a guy or a gal! This DK weight hat is designed with Plucky Knitter, Beauregard, a luxurious blend of yak and cashmere that is oh-so-soft to the touch. The Owen Hat has five sizes as well as options for a slouchy look or for a more fitted beanie. Whether you...

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  • OREDOCK: Available for Download!

    Originally published/designed for By Hand Serial Issue #5, Oredock is now available for individual download.   This shawl’s bold graphics are reminiscent of the architectural lines of the Oredock, in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, an engineering marvel built more than a century ago on the shore of Lake Superior. It’s the perfect project to experiment with mosaic knitting and mixing different Plucky colors!   To celebrate this re-release, use code OREDOCKSHAWL in my Ravelry store and get 25% OFF, now through July 5th! This sample is knit with Plucky Knitter Trusty Fingering in colors Twill, Like Toad-ally, and Rock Lobster. Above photography by: Karen...

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  • Center Lane Kit Update!

    I’m so excited to share with you Center Lane! This is my newest shawl design and it’s created as a kit exclusive with the wonderful Plucky Knitter.  The clever center spine on this shawl adds a unique design element that flows into an eye-catching chevron border. The Center Lane shawl is designed to be knit in your favorite Plucky Knitter fingering weight yarn. Directions are written for two sizes. A larger, 4-color design or a smaller version written to be knit with any Plucky Knitter Gradient Set. Either option gives you a fun knit with stunning results that is sure to be your new...

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  • TNNA Summer 2017

    I had a wonderful weekend in Columbus, Ohio attending TNNA! A big thank you to my dear friend Melynda, of French Press Knits, for making the trip with me. We couldn't believe it was already our 7th time going!  This year I didn't have a booth on my own but I did have NEW products and they were in the Bryson Distributing Booth.   NEW Tags…     and NEW Bags…             Summer TNNA is always a great time. Just being around fellow knitters is wonderful and catching up with knitting friends is the BEST! Here are some pictures from the weekend…Pictured...

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  • 800 Yard Dash: A Plucky Knitter Kit Exclusive

    I'm so excited to reveal my newest design, 800 Yard Dash!   A modern triangular shawl that is all about texture, stripes, and color! This fun knit is designed for either worsted or fingering weight yarn, as well as an option to knit a standard sized shawl or a generously sized blanket shawl that just begs to be wrapped up in. The 800 Yard Dash is going to be a shawl you’ll want to take everywhere!  The 800 Yard Dash will be available as a Plucky Knitter Kit Exclusive. You will be able to purchase the pattern/kit this Sunday, May 14th at 8PM EDT and on...

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  • NEW PATTERN: Gregory Hat

    Happy New Year & Happy New Design! Meet the Gregory Hat!   Knit in fingering weight yarn, the Gregory Hat has graphic, repetitive cables, and a flowing crown decrease resulting in a classic design. Add a pom pom to the slouchy version for a more feminine look, or knit a beanie version for a more masculine, unisex fit.      With three sizes offered and options to knit a beanie or slouchy version, the Gregory Hat is perfect for all!   I hope you love this new pattern as much as I do and that it will find its way to...

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  • Knit It Fast! SALE

      Today marks two weeks until Christmas and naturally I now start to think about knitting some Christmas gifts. Every year I want till almost the last minute but that's ok because my ALPINE TRAIL hat is a quick knit - plus, it's one of my favorites to knit and wear! And just incase anyone out there puts off Christmas knitting till the end like me, I'm running a sale on ALPINE TRAIL. Now through December 25th get HALF OFF my ALPINE TRAIL pattern in my Ravelry shop with code KNITITFAST    

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