August KAL Kit
By Fickle Knitter Design
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Teresa Ruch Tencel Yarn
1040 yards (Two skeins!) of Teresa Ruch's 100% 5/2 Tencel yarn. Tencel yarn is made from wood bark and is meant to mimic silk. The yarn is cool when you are warm and warm when you are cool. It is considered a green yarn and the chemicals involved in the process are reused in manufacturing until they are consumed in the manufacture process. It is a slinky, beautiful yarn with a great drape and shine. Teresa is truly an amazing dyer. She was a textile designer for Pendleton Blankets in Portland, Or for over a decade before becoming a well known weaver and dyer in her own right. Her colors are full of depth and are amazingly saturated. They are a delight to the senses.
Your August KAL Kit color choices are:
- Olive SOLD OUT
- Burnt Umber SOLD OUT
- Fuchsia SOLD OUT
- Chocolate SOLD OUT
- Blue Steel SOLD OUT
Please select your color choice in the drop down menu above quantity. If for some reason you forget to do this please email me your color choice at firstname.lastname@example.org
August KAL Kit Patterns
- Bird of Juno was written specifically for use with Teresa's yarn and has a one skein or two skein option.
- One triangle shawl pattern is being developed especially for the August KAL Kit. (Photo coming soon!). You will receive digital copies for your ravelry library of both patterns by August 1st, 2013 paper copies will not be shipped with the kits.
Over the years one of the knitting side hobbies I have developed is a love for photography. The August KAL Kit includes seven high quality postcards with my favorite photos of yarny art featured on each card. These are mail ready and include one of my favorite knitting sayings.
I fell in love at first sight with these beautiful and sharp scissors whose style calls back to the beautiful singer sewing machines of the 20th century. These scissors are SHARP making them aesthetically pleasing and practical. Every one in my house knows not to use my embroidery scissors for any reason!
Sterling Silver Stitch Marker
One sterling silver tag stamped with "YO" for yarn over. The ring portion of the marker is sterling silver and is sealed with silver-lined seed beads to ensure snag free knitting.
Shipping for kits is an additional $4 for US shipping and an additional $9 for International shipping.