Tag Archives: using scraps of yarn

Celebration Tulip Cowl

Celebration Tulip Cowl

To honour Canada’s 150th birthday, a special maple leaf-inspired tulip was unveiled in Ottawa May 2016, which in turn inspired many Canadian last fall to plant these special bulbs to join the celebration. Although I’ve only seen the Maple Leaf Tulip in pictures, I too was inspired to reflect it in my knitting. Read more […]

Cabled Leftovers Neck Roll

Cabled Leftover Neckroll Pattern

What to do with leftover yarns? One of my favourite ways to used up leftover yarn is to combine it with a skein of yarn I wasn’t able to resist at my local yarn shop. Adding leftover yarn is fairly easy as a concept, but finding the right pattern can sometimes be a challenge. I […]