Project ideas for our sale yarns (part one)

We are very excited about our Spring Cleaning Sale this week.  We have found some terrific yarns among those that we will no longer be stocking that we know you'll enjoy working with.  And to help you get inspired to cast on with them, we thought we'd share some project ideas with you that might help you plan on how to make use of them.Today, we'll be covering the yarns that we are offering at 75% off this week.

All mohair yarns (excluding ShiBui)Misti Alpaca ChunkyIsager Højlandsgarn (Highland Yarn)Rowan Lima

Included in that selection is our remaining stock of Rowan Kidsilk Haze.  Last summer this yarn was a huge hit among our customers who used it held together with a variety of yarns to create Churchmouse Yarns & Teas' Shoulder Cozy. © Churchmouse Yarns & TeasBelieve it or not, Ravelry has over 300 pattern suggestions for this beautiful yarn.  A quick browse among them may provide you with a handful of project ideas.Using a total of 12 skeins of the Misti Alpaca Chunky, one Raveler made a half dozen Shawl Collared Cowls for the teachers and staff at her daughter's preschool.  This lovely pattern is one of Alana Dakos'  that Julie has knit up a couple of times.  It is a quick knit and a wonderful gift. © kerstinleeThere are many great project ideas for the Isager Highland yarn.  One of the more spectacular may be Jared Flood's Girasole.  This stunning lace throw is a masterpiece of lacework and just the kind of fun project that could fill a free summer.  On the smaller side, requiring just a couple of skeins, is Mrs. Jekyll & Little Hyde.  La Maison Rililie designed this beautiful double layer hat that incorporates colorwork and lace. © LaMaisonRililie Last but not least, is Rowan Lima.  This worsted weight chained blend of 84% baby alpaca, 8% merino, and 8% nylon is soft as a cloud.  Ravelry has hundreds of project ideas for this yarn as well.  You many have seen many of them as shop samples over the years including Just Enough Ruffles by Laura Chau, the Textured Shawl Recipe by Orlane, and the Rikke Hat by Sarah Young to name a few.These deeply discounted yarns are perfect choices to stock up on for larger projects, or to create holiday gifts that won't break your budget.  You'll want to stop into the shop as soon as possible so that you are able to benefit from the largest selection.  At 75% off, these skeins are likely to fly out the door.We hope to see you later today!