Weekly Fave! A Cape For Fall

Unfortunately, cape season is very short where I live. Capes are a great transitional garment for the less chilly months of the year. This beautiful, lace detail cape, designed by Martin Storey is available as a free pattern at Rowan. The yarn used to knit this design is Rowan’s Selects Patina, a mohair blend that…

Weekly Fave! Plush Poncho

When I was in England at this time last year, I noticed the popularity of ponchos and wraps. This lovely Plush Poncho by Martin Storey is from Rowan All Year Round, and reminded me of the ones I saw many women wearing. It’s so simple to knit; a large rectangle in a nubbly stitch pattern,…

Weekly Fave! A Stunning Wrap

Martin Storey has a long history with Rowan Yarns and has designed this stunning shawl for a new collection by Rowan. Churchmouse Yarns and Teas is offering this accessory as a kit, including three shades of Rowan’s Felted Tweed, one of their iconic yarns. An alternating stripe pattern creates the illusion of depth and texture.