Starting Saturday, January 27th, join us knitting along with Yumiko Alexander and friends. Doodles is her latest top featuring Silk+. Doodles is an international knit-a-long and will have weekly Facebook live events you can view at home. (It gets too busy to hear it in the shop.)
Using Silk+, 76% Silk and 24% Cotton, 227 yards each.
Pattern can be downloaded here, https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/doodles-6
Yumiko says about the pattern, "While I was designing this pattern, I had so much fun playing with textures using basic techniques - knit, purl, slip stitches, and eyelets.
To make this unique texture without being complicated, some sections are worked with one strand of yarn, and other sections are worked with two strands of yarn held together. This produces a fabric where some sections are light, delicate, and see-through, and other sections are textured and a bit thicker. Slip stitches make wavy, horizonal lines without using short rows.
The instructions have an option to make a top without sleeves." Several lengths are