Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Signature Yarns and Robin Hunter Designs - The Torquay Stole
Patrick and I will be releasing the patterns and kits for our collaborative work. Kits will be available here on the Signature Yarns site. If you are a local reader they may also be available at the upcoming Knitters Frolic.
This is the The Torquay Stole. It's an updated version of the Elsa Hardt Shawl. The Signature Yarns version has been revised to add the details to work with the gorgeous Silkpaca from Malabrigo Yarn. Finished size is the same The colour of this sample is Fucsia. The yarn is 70% Alpaca, 30% Silk, approximately 420 yds (384 m) to 1.76 oz (50 g), lace weight.The sample used 2 skeins which are 675 yard (615 m), 2.82 oz (84 g). There was yarn leftover and the pattern is adjustable so it could be made larger.