Simple Pleasures

In February, Amanda from NH Knitting Mama Yarns contacted me to ask if I’d consider having my ZigZag Lace Pedi Sock pattern in her new yarn club offering. Oh, yes! Knitting is a simple pleasure, and Amanda knows it. Her new yarn club is a little different from most, in that there’s no advance commitment. There will be five offerings this year, and you decide if you want to order one of the club packages. You don’t know what’s in it, but you know it will be good! I love the thrill of a yarn club surprise. A Simple Pleasures package includes an exclusive yarn colorway (never listed before) and goodies centering on a theme.

pedi crop

This month, the theme is pedicures. Amanda knit up a sample in her sport weight yarn line (see below), and I added pictures of her socks to the pattern, and also added a toe option to my existing sock pattern. (If you bought the ZigZag Lace Pedi Sock pattern online, an update is coming through Ravelry.) Besides the pattern, there’s a really pretty sport weight yarn, colorway “Winter Buster” which is red, black and white, a project bag, red nail polish, emery boards, and a chocolate. Perfect for beating the winter blahs. If you’re on Ravelry, you can see the colorway here.

with polish

It was a pleasure working with Amanda. If you want to order a Simple Pleasures package, they’ll be on sale on the first of the months of May, July, September, and November.

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10 responses to “Simple Pleasures

  1. Very pretty and how cool for you!

  2. Michele, thank you for the nice write-up! Can’t wait to work together again in the near future!

  3. So cool! Congratulations!

  4. I love the color way and the nail polish to match! As soon as I can reach my toes again…

  5. Congrats! What a nice design. :)

  6. What a spa treatment for the feet! I love all things in themes. Great marketing concept, presentation, and…who can resist chocolate temptation! Thanks for sharing the lovely sock club–one I don’t have to buy every offering to be in it. :D Happy Spring!

  7. Super cuteness! I love those pedi-socks. :)

  8. Very cool!!!

  9. I love the pedi-socks and your lace pattern is beautiful. Just what my feet could use right now.