08 January 2016
Episode One: The Pattern (with show notes)
Let's talk about the pattern for the Solstice Cardi!
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Round Table Yarns - I will be knitting my Solstice Cardi in the Camelot base, colorway: Orkney - Perceval, Gawain, and Guenevere are other great options in the gauge range
Julie Asselin - the original Solstice Cardi was knit in the Stella base, colorway: Diamant; Fino Simple, Fino, Leizu Fingering, Nanos, and Piccolo are other great bases that have a similar gauge
Hiya Hiya 40" Steel Circular Needles
Black Sheep tape measure
Ann Tudor - adorable ring stitch markers; I have a set of sheep
Removable stitch markers - there are plenty of these out in the world; here is just one option
Shaker needle case - more examples can be seen in the Photo Gallery; contact them directly about purchasing, since they can't keep them in stock in the shop
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*Free pattern available until 25 March 2016. After that date Solstice Cardi will be available for purchase from my Ravelry shop.
music: Cafe Parisien with accordion iStock.com/frobisher
Kathleen is wearing An Aran for Anne, originally published in Jane Austen Knits, Summer 2012. Pattern available here.