Tag: knitting

Project Bags Available

Are you tired of having your projects and supplies in multiple areas?  A project bag can keep your current project supplies neat and tidy and ready to grab as you head out the door.  Come in to our shop and check out what is available.

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Fall Cowl Pattern

Are you thinking about fall?  With school starting, Fall is on the mind! Here is a pattern for a beautiful cowl by Susan Ashcroft at That Nice Stitch available for free at http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/that-nice-stitch

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July Email Newsletter

In this month’s email newsletter we highlight our Knitted Wit and Hedgehog Fiber Yarns along with some new items to our store. Click to view our July Email. 

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Featured Items for June

  Summer 2017 is upon us! Do we stop knitting in Summer? No! We may not knit a sweater with 100% Wool, especially since we have many other options at 3 Wild Sheep such as Queensland Collection United. This machine washable blend of Lamb’s Wool and Cotton in a fingering weight is amazingly light and […]

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Honeycomb Stroller Blanket

  Have a baby on the way or need a gift for a new born baby?  Here is an easy pattern for a blanket by Terry Kimbrough, Susan Leitzsch & Lucie Sinkler from howstuffworks.com. Size Approximately 24×32″ (61×81.5cm) Gauge 19 stitches and 24 rows=4″ (10cm) in pattern What You’ll Need Yarn: Sport weight yarn: about 6oz (170g) […]

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Fun Knit Sock Pattern

Use Hedghog Fibers Sock to make these fun, bright socks.  Visit our website to see more color options. https://www.3wildsheepinchelan.com/collections/hedgehog-fibres View the pattern for Candyfloss Socks at IFandy, thanks to Eliza. 

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Lelah Top

Just in time for Spring and Summer here is a Lelah Top pattern by Christine Buhagiar. Follow the link below for complete instructions. Published in:  Domestic Dutchess Craft:  Knitting Category:  Tops → Strapless Top Published:  January 2005 Yarn weight:  Worsted (9 wpi) ? Gauge:  17 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch Needle size: […]

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How to knit a buttonhole

Does the idea of making buttonholes make you want to run for the hills?  No need to run! Here is a link to New Stitch a Day to assist you.  Happy buttonhole making! http://newstitchaday.com/how-to-knit-the-one-row-button-hole/

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10 Things you didn’t know about knitting from love knitting.

We know the secrets of knitting, purling, and yarn-overs, but what other mysteries lie within the realm of knitting? Here are 10 mind blowing facts that you won’t believe. 1. No one really knows how old knitting is Knitting is thought to be older than crochet, but younger than weaving. Archaeologists have difficulty determining when […]

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Hand Knit Washcloths

Here are instructions for Hand Knit Washcloths by Nourish and Nestle.  Great gift idea for Mother’s Day or Teacher Appreciation Day.  Pair with a cute bar of soap or soap dispenser and your gift is complete! Materials you will need to knit 2 washcloths, each measuring 11 inches by 11 inches:   I skein worsted […]

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