These are the Blue Sky Worsted Cotton yarns I purchased, with an intention to knit a baby blanket for a friend. The combination looked so lovely at first but it didn’t work for me when I actually knit them together. I think it’s because some of the colors are so similar (too similar, in fact) and the dark green skein stood out like a sore thumb. Whatever the reason, this combination just wasn’t meant to be.
Individually, however, they are stunning! It’s worsted cotton so it’s nice and slippery which makes knitting – especially with Turbo Addi needles – such ease. I’m so glad I decided to turn some of them into simple seed stitch cowl (others were knit into a pair of fingerless gloves). Of the three I knit so far (here’s the first one I knit and the pattern), the lavender one is probably my favorite.
I purchased a few more skeins of the same Blue Sky Worsted Cotton yarn to turn them into more cowls. There goes my plan to reduce the yarn stash but it’s just too much fun to knit with them! Maybe I’ll sell a few to justify the impulse purchase!
Let the holiday knitting commence!
Blue Sky Worsted Cotton in Lavender (644)
Blue Sky Worsted Cotton in Azul (628)