Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Movie Night Cocoon Cardi

Pattern: http://www.twoofwands.com/blog/movie-night-cocoon-cardi
26 rounds = 41 inch square.
Yarn: Red Heart Super Saver in 2 skeins of Real Teal and edging in a bit of the Wildflower color (a CAL to use Red Heart yarn and make a sweater of sorts).
Hook: J

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Fernanda Shawl

Hooks & yarn
5.5 mm (I)

Premier Yarns Sweet Roll
How much?
2 skeins = 490.0 yards (448.1 meters), 280 grams
Peanut butter swirl

Pattern: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/fernanda 

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Yellow and White Washcloth

I crochet loose, so I did 21 stitches. I also did a chain and sc instead of the fsc.

7 1/2 inch square

Hook 5.0 mm (H)

Yarn - Lily Sugar'n Cream Ombres
How much? 0.75 skeins = 71.3 yards (65.2 meters), 42 grams
Colorway  Daisy ombre
Color family Yellow

Pattern: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/boston-washcloth 

Labeling under "dishcloth" for easy find and it might get used as that, although it's my bathroom colors, so most likely in the bathroom. 

Yarn Cakes

Here's what I know so far:


Caron Cakes

Sold at Michael’s and online only
383 yards per 200g
Size 4 weight

Lion Brand Mandala

Sold at select Walmart’s and online only
590 yards per 150g
Size 3 weight

Premier Sweet Roll

Sold at Joann’s and online only
245 yards per 140g
Size 4 weight

Bernat Pop

Sold at select Walmart’s and online only
280 yards per 140g
Size 4 weight

Herrschners Pastry Puff Yarn

Sold at Herrschners online
228 yards
Size 4 weight

More info:

4-Medium Yarn Weight
• 70% acrylic/30% wool blend.
• 5 oz/140g/228 yd/209m ball.
• Hand wash. Imported.
• Knit gauge in st st, size 8 US (5mm) needles: 20 sts and 22 rows = 4" (10.2cm).
• Crochet gauge, size H-8 (5mm) hook: 15 sc and 19 rows = 4" (10.2cm).

Yarn Bee® Sugarwheel ™

Sold at Hobby Lobby (May?)
7 oz (198 g) skeins of 355 yds (325 m)