New Store Pattern: Evening in Venice

Introducing the newest pattern from the Lovelyarns compendium: Evening in Venice.  Venice is a gorgeous, bulky, sparkly alpaca blend from Hand Painted Knitting Yarns which just came in a few weeks ago, and it could not be more luscious!  Worked up on a US size 15 needle, it is lofty and fluffy and elegant, and this project only takes one skein.

venice

It’s an easy one, too: just knit stitches and yarn overs, with a picot bind off to finish the edge.  The pattern is FREE with a purchase of the yarn (or of any yarn in the store, really), and the yarn comes in some really lovely colors.

photo 4Ooh, sparkly.  “Venice” is 50% Alpaca, 22% Nylon, 7% Merino, and 21% Polyester, and comes in generous 300 yard/100g skeins

Evening in VeniceIt’s just the right size.  I’m wearing it here as a shawl, like I would over a dress for an evening out, but it’s also really nice as a kerchief, snuggled up against my neck.  I think that’s the alpaca talking.  Yummos.

You can find the pattern placeholder on Ravelry here, and if you knit a version don’t forget to leave us a comment!  We’d love to see pictures!

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