Friday, 4 July 2014

Vivacious - new yarn in the shop!

Vivacious 4ply now in the shop!  Perfect for your lightweight, one hank Summer holiday projects...

Magenta, Deep Forest, Deep Aqua, Spiced Plums, Silver & Bronze, Tweed Imps
Sunshine and Lavendar Haze to come!

6 stunning shades, 2 more to come!

Vivacious is part of Fyberspates growing collection of yarns and is hand dyed in Peru.  The yarn itself has a semi solid appearance and is a 100% high twist merino making it hard wearing.  Perfect for accessories and socks!

It also offers great stitch definition.  AND it is machine washable!  All for £13.55 for 100g/365m hank,

You can read a fantastic review by APlayfulDay on Inspiration Knits .

Louise Zass-Bangham (aka Inspiration Knits) also has a great range of patterns that use Vivacious 4ply, including...

{Photo Credit -  Louise Zass-Bangham, used with permission}


And Knit Night too, a shallow garter stitch triangle - a very popular shape.  And perfect when you don't want to concentrate!

Knit Night
{Photo Credit - Louise Zass-Bangham, used with permission}

Louise is also running a Mystery Knit Along during the month of July - two in fact!  One is a pair of Mitts, the other a Cowl.  You can check out the details on her Ravelry group and website.  The clues are available for free on her website during July.

{Photo Credit - Rachel Coopey, used with permission}


And Vivacious would be perfect for Rachel Coopey's sock designs.  Coop Knits Socks is in the shop and check out all her designs on Ravelry too!