Sample Sale! Every now and then, we go through our in-store samples to find projects that we no longer need for display. It might be a yarn that we're no longer stocking or a colour that we just can't get any longer. We've packaged up these items and put them out for you to purchase. These items are ready to go! They are a final sale item, so read the details carefully before putting one (or more) in your cart.
Sample Sale Neckwarmers: this category includes scarves and cowls.
Arika Bandana Neckwarmer: this lovely, fringed neckwarmer is made in a bandana style with fringe. Made from Cascade Eco + (100% Peruvian Wool), this lovely design will keep you warm and fashionable. Arika design by Jane Richmond. Finished measurements: 38cm/15in length (front) and 16.5cm/6.5in length (back), not including fringe.
Baby Alpaca Poncho: this gradient poncho is soft as butter and lots of fun to wear. It was knit using Hikoo Concentric, a 100% baby alpaca yarn, so it is warm and soft. It was knit without a pattern by Barb Barone. Made on large knitting needles, it is drapey and soft. Dimensions: 16.5" (42cm) in back, 36" (91.5cm) in front. Care instructions: hand wash, lay flat to dry.
Classic Ribbed Scarf and Hats Set: This combo features three items; one ribbed scarf (16.5cm/6.5in x 162.5cm/64in - note: scarf can be lightly pressed for additional width) and two hats. The Beanie hat version is 46cm/18in in circumference and 25cm/9.5in from crown to brim. The Slouchy hat version is 46cm/18 in in circumference and 30.5cm/12in from crown to brim. The slouchy version can also be worn with the brim turned up (less slouchy; warmer on the ears). Both hats are made in a rib stitch to match the scarf and will stretch to fit an adult head up to 58.5cm/23in. This set is made with two colours of Illimani Royal Alpaca (100% alpaca). So soft and warm! "Pressed Rib Cap and Muffler" design by Churchmouse Yarns and Tea.
Cozy Garter Capelet: This one of a kind capelet is super soft and cozy. It was knit using baby alpaca and silk held together, in garter stitch, which gives it a springy squishy feel. You can wear it with the collar standing up or fold the collar down for a different look. A beautiful 1 1/2" Agoya button holds it closed around your shoulders. It contains 100% Baby Alpaca and Handmaiden Silk Rumple which is 100% silk. Hand wash in cool water and lay flat to dry. Dimensions are 14" high by 49" around (approximately).
Easy Drop Stitch Scarf: This little beauty was knit by Barb, in one of our past Flash mob yarns. The colour is "Edmonton City Hall", and the yarn is Bis-sock by Biscotte Yarns. It contains 85% Superwash merino and 15% nylon. It is machine washable in cool water and should be laid flat to dry. Dimensions are 10" wide by 48" long.
Newbie Knit Night Cowl: Who doesn't love an accessory with fringe?! This cowl is knit out of James C. Brett Marble Chunky (100% acrylic) which is machine washable. It was made using our free pattern Newbie Knit Night Scarf/Cowl. Measurements for this neckwarmer are 26 cm / 10" in the front (not including fringe) and 18 cm / 7.5" in the back. This cowl is a lovely mix of neutral browns, so it will fit well with many outfits.
PomPom Scarf: This fun scarf was knit in the round using a dk weight, self striping sock yarn, this means both sides are nice. It would work well to keep your neck warm in the winter but why not wear it with your spring jacket for a funky look. Yarn is 75% Superwash wool and 25% Nylon. Can be machine washed on gentle and laid flat to dry. Dimensions are 56" long by 4"wide.
Ribbed Lace Scarf: This versatile, generous sized scarf can be styled in a variety of ways. Wear it hanging down over you coat, loop it around as a cozy cowl, or just wrap it around you shoulders for a warm snuggle. Yarn used is Rowan Cocoon, a blend of 80% Merino and 20% Mohair. Dimensions are 11 1/2" by 89". Hand wash in cool water and lay flat to dry.
Sequoia Brioche Cowl: ( Gradient colourways in a stylish brioche stitch make this hooded cowl stand out in a crowd. Made using the Sequoia pattern by Grace Akhrem. Knit in Lousia Harding Amitola Grande (80% wool, 20% silk). Dimensions: 36" circumference, 18" long. Care Instructions: Hand wash cool, lay flat to dry.
Starburst Cowl: This pretty little cowl takes full advantage of Noro's amazing, long colour changes. Will look great with a variety of outfits and jackets. It was knit using Noro Silk Garden and Silk Garden Solo (45% Silk, 45% Mohair, and 10% Wool). Hand wash and lay flat to dry. Circumference is 26" by 7" high.
Starburst Cowl-Sunrise Edition: This pretty little cowl takes full advantage of Noro's amazing, long colour changes. Will look great with a variety of outfits and jackets. It was knit using Noro Silk Garden and Silk Garden Solo (45% Silk, 45% Mohair, and 10% Wool). Hand wash and lay flat to dry. Circumference is 29" by 81/2" high.
Starburst Cowl-Sunset Edition: This pretty little cowl takes full advantage of Noro's amazing, long colour changes. Will look great with a variety of outfits and jackets. It was knit using Noro Silk Garden and Silk Garden Solo (45% Silk, 45% Mohair, and 10% Wool). Hand wash and lay flat to dry. Circumference is 27 1/2" by 9" high.
The Shift: Own one of Andrea Mowry's popular designs without all the work! Ours was made with long striping Noro and a highlight of Loft. Circumference is 30" and it is 29" long from front edge to bottom of point. Noro Silk Garden is 45% Silk, 45% Kid Mohair, and 10% Lambswool. Brooklyn Tweed Loft is 100% Wool. Hand wash and lay flat to dry.
The Albertine Lacy Scarf: Deep forest colours come to life in this lacy scarf. It was made using the pattern L9-01 Albertine by Louisa Harding. It was knit using Louisa Harding Yarns Pittura (75% wool, 25% rayon from bamboo). Dimensions: 8" (20.5cm) wide, 52" (132cm) long. Care Instructions: Hand wash, lay flat to dry.