September is here! It’s time to reveal more Knitcrate fun in this month’s stunning shipments, starting with Membership Crate. If you haven’t taken a peek at our theme this month, here’s the mood board:
The theme is Dash Dot Dash (morse code for K–K for Knitcrate)! Inspired by graphic prints, the transition from light and airy Summer & Spring fabrics to Fall ones, interesting material juxtapositions and pops of bright against dark, this month’s crate is a riot of rich, interesting colors.
Left to right, view the possibilities this month on our new Dream yarn from Vidalana: 70% Superwash Merino, 20% Silk, and 10% Cashmere, spun into a slinky sport-weight you’re going to love making into accessories and garments. The colors from left to right are: Lavender (a dusty, soft purple), Night (a rich, deep Navy), Tapenade (golden olive green), and Pimento (cheery red-orange). Members will get two skeins of one of these colorways, plus a booklet for each of the featured patterns.
First up, our knitting pattern by Anne Podlesak is called Westwind–this shawl features lace panels stacked together on a traditional, but ample, triangle shape.
The crochet pattern, Las Mananitas de Blanca, from Cecilia Losado, is a cozy caplet, designed for those first crisp mornings of Fall:
We know you can’t wait to get started, so join us for this month’s Membership if you haven’t already, and pop over to the Ravelry group to put in your two cents about this month’s colorways, patterns, and commiserate over stalking the mailman!