Don't get me wrong .... I still love going to my LYS and shopping at yarn stores on my travels. I'm committed to supporting brick and mortar shops whenever I can. But I'm also discovering a wealth of online indie shops that
I joined up about six months ago and while I don't subscribe to their online classes, I've been interested in the discounts they offer on select yarn. Every few days I get an email about a yarn that is discounted in limited quantities, sometimes as little as 20% but sometimes as much as 50%.
As many of you know, I'm a huge fan of Cascade Yarns. I've knitted my recent stash of beanies in 220 as I love the weight, texture, and colors of this yarn. So, when I saw that Craftsy was offering a steep discount for Cascade 128, I knew I had to try it.
I've been wanting to knit something in a chunkier weight and these four skeins are going to be perfect. I thought the hue would be a bit darker, but I have too many dark shades in my wardrobe already. I need to check the yardage but I'm thinking of knitting a raglan sweater with these skeins. Any other suggestions?