Blue Sky Fibers

Quintessential Slouch Kit

The Knit Kit Series

One hank of Organic Cotton (Skinny) with textural contrasts in Suri Merino, Brushed Suri, Extra and Alpaca Silk. A fun way to explore five quintessential fibers.

YARN:

Organic Cotton (Skinny) (100% Certified Organic Cotton; 65g/150yds): 1 hank A

Alpaca Silk (50% Alpaca, 50% Silk; 6.2g/18yds): 1 mini hank B

Brushed Suri (67% Baby Suri Alpaca, 22% Fine Merino, 11% Bamboo; 5.6g/16yds): 1 mini hank C

Extra (55% Baby Alpaca, 45% Fine Merino; 8.2g/12yds): 1 mini hank D

Suri Merino (60% Baby Suri Alpaca, 40% Fine Merino; 10.5g/17yds): 1 mini hank E

 

NEEDLES:

Size 5 (3.75mm) 16” circular needle

Size 8 (5.0mm) 16” circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge

Size 8 (5.0mm) double pointed needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Stitch marker

Tapestry needle

 

 

SKILL LEVEL:

Advanced Beginner

 

GAUGE:

In Garter Stitch, 16 sts and 32 rows = 4” using A and larger needles

 

SIZES:

One

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

Circumference: 18″ / Height: 10″

N0. 314 Gravel (A) or No.302 Cobalt (A)

N0. 110 Ecru (B)

No. 900 Whipped Cream (C)

No. 3510 Butter Cream (D)

No. 431 Ice Cap (E)

The Strand: The latest from our blog

6 Quick Knits for Holiday Gifts

The holiday season is here and for those opting to make a handmade gift, it's time to look at some quick projects. Lucky for our knitting friends, we have plenty of patterns that are perfect for last-minute gifts. Here's a list of 6 knitting patterns to help your loved ones warm-up.

December 11, 2018
Sweater Weather Yarn: Spud & Chloë Sweater

Try Spud & Chloë Sweater, you'll find that it's truly lovable. A just-right blend of superwash wool and organic cotton makes perfect yarn for babies, kids, and adults - soft, warm, easy to wash and wear. Delicious color choices lend endless inspiration for fun and distinctive knits.

December 06, 2018