A bit of luxury for the holidays

We have a sample in the shop that we all agree would be a perfect holiday sweater.  Shellie Anderson's Cornice is a bottom-up seamed pullover that has a classic silhouette that will make wearable year after year.cornice-01Created with a double strand of Shibui Dune and Silk Cloud held throughout, this fabric is a luxurious blend of camel, alpaca, silk and mohair.  It drapes and has a subtle sheen.  The rich tonal texture of the over-dyed Dune creates a sueded effect that makes for a wonderfully soft fabric that everyone longs to touch.It's possible that wearing this sweater will cause you to enjoy more holiday hugs than usual.cornice02And the rich spectrum of Shibui colors ensures many choices from rich jewel tones and subtle neutrals.  We could see this sweater paired with wide leg trousers and ballet flats or a slim skirt and kitten heels.  Add some fun earrings or a bit of sparkle at your wrist and you've got an outfit.  Crisp, tailored and festive.And when someone asks about your beautiful sweater you can tell them with pride that you crafted it yourself!  What a great way to start up a conversation with a new friend.We hope that you'll have a chance to visit us this week in between your preparations for your holiday gathering.Our store hours are Tuesday 10 - 8pm, Wednesday 10 - 5, Thursday - CLOSED, Friday and  Saturday 9 - 5pm.  We look forward to seeing you soon.