The Slipped Rib Hat

You may have noticed this super new hat pattern on Ravelry already. An easy slipped rib pattern using Vintage DK & mohair held together to create a fun & fluffy look. We have created several colour combinations that we think will make great looking hats. Pattern & pompoms are not currently included in the kits. (Click on photo to go to kit page)

Feather Feather Wrap(It's really a poncho!) : A new Kit!

Light as a feather and perfect for spring. Super quick to knit. Easily completed in a few days. Only stocking stitich. We have created 10 colour combinations using Aine 100% silk, & Kid-Silk.

pattern by: Judy Gladwin of Uptown Yarns (with permission to The Wool & Silk Co.)

Light as a feather, spring poncho that can be knitted in a week's time or less. Made on a 6.5mm needle in stocking stitch this is TV knitting at it's best!

Drops Kid-Silk (or Ella Rae's Silky Kid) is held together with Juniper Moon's Aine to make a lovely light fabric that is still warm when worn.

Size (1)(XS/S/Med) Kit contains 1 skein of Aine & (2)balls of Kid-silk (or Silky-Kid), and pattern(free)

Size (2)(L/XL plus) needs Kit + requires additional

(1) skein of Aine

& (1)ball of Kid Silk



which must be ordered individually from their respective pages

Note: some colourways may not have additional skeins/balls available

Sizes: 1(XS, S, M) or 2(L/XL, plus)

Note: colours are listed in Anie/Kid-Silk format order

Needle: 6.5mm (straight or 24" or 32" circular)

Gauge: 14sts = 4" over StSt after light blocking

Magical Thinking

Magical Thinking by Casapinka - KAL + 1 Class

Another shawl pattern you say????

Not so much! Knitted top down in the round this beauty can be worn as a cowl, a shawl, a small poncho. Very versatile, light and easy wearing. And............. it never falls off! This project will be done as a KAL with the first session being a teaching session.

Fee: $20.00
start Aug 12 1pm-3pm (8 weeks) Monday afternoons
start Aug 8 6:30pm-8:30pm (8 weeks) Thursday evenings

Requires: (3) skeins of coordinating Mid-Knit Cravings Sweet Sock yarn ($32ea)
Pattern, needles & notions are extra Come in & choose your colours. We will help you coordinate. Call the store to register 519-925-6194 Fabulous project

Russka Hat

"Russka Hat"

  • Here is a cozy choice for a winter hat. Faux fur around your face and a soft wool and alpaca blend for the body of the hat. Knitted in two super bulky yarns on 8mm needles, it is also a very quick knit.
  • Available as a kit in store $19.95 (all yarns & pattern included)
  • Or you can source the pattern on Ravelry:Russka Hat
Frolic Pullover

"Frolic Pullover"

by Andrea Cull

  • Knitted in tonal fingering weight yarn this will certainly be a go to in your wardrobe. Bottom up & in the round makes it a very sensible project.
  • The Frolic Pullover features a elegant lace yoke paired with playful ruched sleeves and a simple neckline. It can easily be dressed up or worn with your favorite jeans.
  • Additionally the lightweight fabric is offers versatility so it can be worn indoors or layered for wear in many seasons and climates.
  • Pair this pattern with our featured yarn Ella Rae Lace Merino - currently 30% off in store (4 skeins) to make up to a size large (42-1/4" bust). worn with 2" of positive ease
Mandara T-top

Mandara T-top by: Susan Mills (Diane)

  • Cropped cotton T-top knitted in a loose twist cotton to make a lighter weight garment. Knitted bottom up.
  • In Drops Belle XS took 3 balls #06 Silver, 2 balls #13 Dk Jeans Blue
  • We went 3.75mm (instead of 4.0mm) to get gauge.
  • Pattern available in-store or on Ravelry
  • Skill level - advanced beginner

Sandy Cardigan by: Kiri FitzGerald (Leeanne)

  • Easy to wear wardrobe staple with a pretty all-over boxy lace pattern.
  • Uses multiple needle sizes to decrease lace for A-line shape without altering your lace pattern.
  • Ella Rae Rustic Silk - sample in colour 07 Niagara Falls
  • Pattern available in the Knit Scene Summer 2018 magazine
  • Skill level - intermediate
Full & Half Sail shawl

Full & Half Sail shawl by: Bantry Yarns (Diane)

  • A lovely lightweight triangular shawl. Completed using 2 very different yarns to great effect.
  • Louisa Harding Pittura (sample 623 Guenica - 1 ball)
  • Drops Kid-Silk (sample 09 Pearl Grey - 2 balls)
  • Pattern in-store or on Ravelry 4.00 Euros
  • Skill level - easy

Ombre Scarf/Shawlette

  • pattern comes free with the yarn
  • a light as air, soft & so so so not scratchy
  • 100% Superfine Merino - sport weight
  • knitted on a 5.5 x 60cm needle
  • simple garter stitch
  • knitted in #1 Pink to Purple gradient set

Zoe Hat

  • beautifully soft & patterned hat
  • easy stitching, alpaca makes it warm
  • Ultra Alpaca - worsted weight
  • 3.75mm x 40cm & 4.5mm x 40cm
  • colourway #6278 Stone Washed Mix
  • also can be done in Sugar Bush Bold for very defined stitches

Perianth Scarf/Shawlette

  • scallop edged shawlette featured beautifully in gradient colours
  • free pattern on Ravelry
  • Kati Ombre gradient set - sport weight - #4 Grey to Black
  • 4.0mm x 60cm(or 80cm) circular

Tool Box Cowl

  • it's all about the contrast!
  • mixed the gradient colour group for this rather than using progressional
  • pay pattern on Ravelry $6.00 USD
  • Katia Ombre gradient set - sport weight - #7 Yellow to Rust
  • 3.25mm x 60cm & 3.0mm x 60cm circulars

Embossed Leaves Socks by Mona Schmidt (Leeanne)

  • knitted in Sweet Georgia Tough Love Sock (Colour - Cherry)
  • 2.5mm needles

Albion Sweater by Michele Wang (Helen)

  • knitted in Berroco Vintage - blue
  • 3.25 & 3.5mm needles

Hottest Hat in Toronto 2016 - by Diane

Knit yourself the "hottest" hat in Toronto this winter. My own take on the $200 touque.

  • Berroco Vintage DK - Charcoal
  • Classic Elite Yarns Fresco - Rumba Red
  • 3.5mm 40cm circular needle
  • pattern to be published on Ravelry

Baby & Toddler Striped Cardigan (Leeanne)

  • very cute "little man's" cardi
  • free pattern on Ravelry
  • knit in Vintage DK (background #2179 Chocolate, stripes in remnant colours)
  • make it as striped or plain as you like
  • on 3.5 & 4.0mm x 80cm needles

Chrysler Cardigan (Helen)

  • beautifully patterned, stranded colour cardigan
  • available on Ravelry for $5.50USD download
  • knitting in Juniper Moon Stargazer (#02 Stardust (cream), #09 Andromeda (burgundy))
  • knit in the round and steeked
  • needles: 3.5mm & 3.75mm circulars

Jefferson Street Hat

  • slouchy hat with a great feel
  • knit in Juniper Moon Herriot Fine (#2012 Deep Plum Passion)
  • 3.5mm x 40cm circular

Diamond Blanket (Leeanne)

  • found in the book Baby Knits Made Easy (on
  • a beautiful heirloom baby blanket
  • being knitted in Sirdar Snuggly DK - #303 Cream
  • 4.0mm x 80cm circular needle

Pretty Panels Cardigan

  • a lovely cardigan with just a little bit of interest at the front
  • body of the sweater is in Vintage DK #2189 Charcoal
  • front panels are knitted by holding 1 strand of Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock #HS43 Eiffel together with 1 strand of Drops Kid-Silk #04 Medium Pink
  • top-down continuous construction means no seams!
  • finished with a picot edge around neck, down front & edges of sleeves
  • this pattern is currently under construction and will be published on Ravelry when knitting is completed

Quadri Shawl

  • gorgeous lightweight shawl with interesting "square" detail
  • incorporates the technique of Navajo knitting
  • could become an upcoming class (??)

Danzig Shawl (Leeanne)

  • good sized shawl with fun, bright colourwork
  • Diamond Select Footsie #2597 (Grey) Misti Alpaca Tonos Carnaval #TF42 (Maracuya)-lime green
  • can be done with any sock weight/4-ply yarn
  • this will be a knit-a-long later in the year
  • pattern by Justyna Lorkowska

Luxe Lace Pullover (Diane)

  • Drops Kid-Silk #24 Petrol (deep teal)
  • extremely lightweight top to wear over a tank for style & a bit of warmth
  • easy knitting lace repeat that works up quickly on 4.5mm needles
  • this will be an upcoming fall project
  • pattern by Lion Brand Yarn Patterns

Emiliana Shawl (Diane)

  • A cozy shawl with the drama of geometric patterning
  • Fingering weight
  • CEY Alpaca Sox: #1817 Brown Maple (rust), Misti-Alpaca Hand Paint Sock, #HS51 Foxtail (multi)
  • Purchase pattern, available on

Muti Dress (Diane)

  • Sizes 0-18mons
  • just finished in Sirdar Snuggly 4-ply #210 Lilac
  • knits faster than you think
  • finish with 2 buttons at the back
  • pattern by Taiga Hilliard Designs

Albright Pullover (Helen)

  • A great lightweight pullover.
  • MC Diamond Luxury Highlander #3304 Dark Grey.
  • Stripes in CEY Fresco: #5349 Blue Teal, #5367 Hopi Blue, #5364 Celestial Blue, #5301 Parchment.
  • Classic Elite pattern by Susan Mills.

Squash Pullover (Helen)

  • A scoop neck striped pullover, knitted bottom up.
  • Rowan Revive: #466 Marble (blue), #461 Pumice (grey), #472 Loam (purple)
  • A free pattern by Marie Wallin.

Albright Pullover (Diane)

  • A great, lightweight plilover for casual wear.
  • Choose 4 coordinating colours of Fresco (or Highlander) and then match to a Highlander background.
  • Shown in a blue grouping colourway.
  • All knitted in Sport weight yarn, top-down.
  • A great Classic Elite pattern by: Susan Mills.

Warm Hearted Mittens (Leeanne)

  • Lovely colourstranded mittens knitted in the Scandanavian style.
  • Knitted in Sweet Georgia (Cherry) & Misty Alpaca Tono Carnaval (Blackberry).

Lilja (Helen)

  • Alafoss Lopi
  • Colour#'s 1232(main), 867, 1235, 9988
  • Needles 5.5mm circular
  • Pattern book available in-store

Muti Child's Dress (Diane)

  • Sirdar Snuggly 4ply
  • Colour #219 Lilac
  • On 3.5mm circular needle, top down
  • Available in sizes from 3 to 18 mons
  • Pattern can be purchased on Ravelry

Twilly's Knitted Hooded Jacket (Leeanne)

  • Sirdar Harrap Tweed DK
  • Colour# 103 Hepworth
  • On 4.0mm needles, knitted flat in pieces
  • Sizes available 3 to 18 mons
  • Available as a free pattern on Ravelry

Moroccan Tote (Leeanne)

  • A great geometric bag crocheted in Debbie Bliss Eco Baby.
  • Colour #5 - Teal (4) & #16 - Off White (2).
  • Easily created with a single crochet stitch.
  • Pattern is free available on Ravelry

Milly Tank Top (Diane)

  • How cute are these little vests? Made in contrasting colours to create a real & a negative appearance. Imagine these for twins!
  • Sizes 3mons to 5yrs.
  • A quick knit done in Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino #027 - Denim & #12 - Silver (1 each for 3-6 mons size).
  • Available as a free download on Ravelry

Etude in Stripes (Leeanne)

  • Would you like a lovely striped cardigan with a very light weight? This is the sweater for you.
  • Knitted using 2 strands of Filatura di Crosa laceweight colour # 1709 & a single strand of Taiyo Sock Yarn # S62.
  • A free pattern on Ravelry

"Reid" (Diane)

  • a lovely lace cardigan for little girls (sizes 2, 4 & 6) being knitted in Sirdar Snuggly baby cotton dk (156 - Bo Peep Pink) & edged with Debbie Bliss eco baby (14017 - Black)
  • pattern on Ravelry by Brooke T. Higgins

"Fox Paws" (Leeanne) - for experienced knitters (Completed)

  • Being done as a scarf here it has a distinctive stripe motif that looks like little interlocking fox feet.
  • Worked in Debbie Bliss, Baby Cashmerino #100-White, #085 TerraCotta, #059 Mallard, #002 Apple, #011 Chocolate.
  • Pattern on Ravelry.

"Charlee Baby Girl Jacket/Coat" (Diane) - (Completed)

  • Beautiful baby sweater worked top-down with raglan
  • Sleeves and a back slit/vent. In sizes 3mons to 3yrs.
  • Knitted in Baby Cashmerino #018 Citrus. Crochet lace
  • Edging in #100 White. Pattern on Ravelry. by Lotta Arnlund

A Good Plain Sock (Diane)

  • a result of our Basic Sock class!
  • rust & gold stripes knitted in Hot Socks Missuri sock yarn
  • blue tones in Berroco Comfort Sock sock yarn
  • pattern on Ravelry by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

"Huntress Cowl" (Diane) - completed

  • combination of crochet with a small knitting portion
  • done in Peruvia Quick(9401-Oats)
  • pattern on Ravelry by Alexandra Tavel