More April fun

Halfway through April, and I haven’t told you about the April Single Skein Club package from Twisted…tsk tsk. April just flew in on those blustery March winds, and I forgot!

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April’s package centers on a sweet pattern by Portland’s Lee Meredith, also known as Leethal. She is always marvelously inventive, and this month’s package confirms it. This project is customizable to the max.

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The yarn is from Imperial Stock Ranch in Shaniko, Oregon; it’s their Native Twist Bulky. This is a single ply, soft spun wool. It’s from the sheep at the ranch, truly a home-grown Oregon product!

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You may be wondering how to get from this yarn to the hats pictured in the pattern.

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This looks like it will be a fun project!

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13 responses to “More April fun

  1. that looks like a good time!

  2. That looks like a lot of fun.

  3. OMG but it will be lots of fun, I see!!! Thanks for sharing! I really like Lee’s patterns-she has an interesting style and her designs are intriguing! I’ve purchased her Skoodlet and am looking forward to the release of that other pattern of hers you got last year (?). Have fun with your latest kit!

  4. Oh yay! That looks like so much fun. Can’t wait to see your colors!

  5. Oh I had such fun dyeing with Kool Aid, you’ll love it. And it smells really good!

  6. Yes, it does. I cannot wait to see how it turns out.

  7. Fun!!!

  8. Imperial Wool is heavenly and all the Kool Aids with you…you’re gonna have a marvelous time. What a ingenious packaging! Have fun…I can’t wait to see your experiment.

    We just got home and THANK YOU again for hanging out this afternoon. It was delightful afternoon :D Look forward to next visit

  9. Be sure to let us know how it goes!

  10. I love dying with Kool Aid! Can’t wait to see how it turns out.

  11. That looks so fun! Can’t wait to see what you come up with!

  12. gettingpurlywithit

    Never dyed yarn before… yes, sounds like fun, what a great project!

  13. Oooh, have fun! I love Kool-Aid dyeing! When I was done dyeing my first spindle-spun orange, Mr. Batty came home and asked what was in the microwave. He looked a bit puzzled when I told him it was yarn…