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This pattern was originally published as Knitting Bee’s contribution to the 2016 Rose City Yarn Crawl, March 3 – 6, 2016 in Portland, Oregon. All patterns are available for download individually or as part of our 2016 eBook: Oregon Grows Great Things: 2016 Rose City Yarn Crawl Pattern Collection.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque, Stocking
Western Sword Fern carpet the moist, shady understory of Oregon forests at lower elevations. Coastal Indian tribes called the fern Pala Pala and used it as a protective layer in cooking pits and storage baskets, as floor and bed coverings, as a food source, and in medicines. Their kids played a game called Pala Pala where the object was to pluck...
Named for the Hawaiian moon goddess, Mahina showcases two special yarns and two easy stitch patterns. Stockinette stitch rings of Malabrigo Sock combined with Kidsilk Haze alternate with rings of airy lace where the Kidsilk Haze is worked alone. Slight shaping results in a cowl that is just a bit smaller at the top edge and lays nicely.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Available as an individual download or as part of the Bridgetown ebook, a collection of 26 patterns designed by Portland, OR yarn shops for the 2013 Rose City Yarn Crawl. Inspired by the soaring steel triangles that support the iconic arch of Portland’s Fremont Bridge.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Designed to coordinate with the Hive Hat, these colorful fingerless mitts can be worked on dpns or your favorite circular knitting method. A large buttonhole creates a clever opening for your thumb. Alternate 5 different colors of Classy, or use up choice morsels from your stash!