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Knit, Swirl – Coat of Many Colors in Mountain Colors Yarns

Coat of Many Colors Kit in Twizzle or Mountain Goat yarns ...
and all "Knit, Swirl"  PDFs ... all 20% Off!

Published back in 2011, Sandra McIver's award-winning book “Knit, Swirl!” has become a knitting classic. The hardcover book is out of print,  but the good news is its now available as a PDF! ... and if all you need is the popular Coat of Many Colors pattern, it's available as individual PDF!

Not familiar with this wonderful book? “Knit, Swirl!” is a remarkable set of eighteen designs for these unique swirl jackets. The basic concept is a series of concentric rings that create the collar, lapels, and front and lower back with one seam that runs from cuff to cuff to create the arms, front bodice, and back neck. All eighteen elegant sweater jackets are written in three sizes and are designed to be flattering to all figures.

The cover of the book shows the Coat of Many Colors ... perhaps the most knit design in the book. We have kits for this design in both Mountain Goat and Twizzle yarns from Mountain Colors!

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PROJECT INFO

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Coat of Many Colors Kit

Pattern by Sandra McIver

Each kit contains 10 skeins of beautiful hand dyed yarn. This is enough yarn to make size 1 and 2. If you are making size 3 you will need an extra skein ... be sure to choose the right size before adding the kit to your cart ... don't forget the pattern! Choose the entire Knit, Swirl ebook or just the Coat of Many Colors individual PDF.

Knitted Measurements

Center Back Collar: 9 ¾” (10 ½”, 11 ¼”)
Center Back: 32” (34”, 36”)
Center Back Neck to Cuff: 27 ¾” (28 ½”, 29 ¼”)

Approx As-Worn Measurements

Center Back Collar: 6 ¾” (7 ½”, 8 ¼” )
Center Back: 33” (35”, 37”)
Center Back Neck to Cuff: 33" (33 ¾”, 34 ¾”)

Materials

1 x Coat of Many Colors Kit (Choose Mountain Goat or Twizzle yarn)
Note: if you are making size 3 be sure to choose the option to include an extra skein

Yardage

Approximately 1579 (1631, 1785) yards 

Needles

40" (40", 47") US 7 [4.50 mm] circular needles OR size to obtain gauge

Gauge

20 st and 25 rows = 4" 

Skill Level

Intermediate

KIT YARNS

Mountain Colors Twizzle and Mountain Goat

Not only did the ladies at Mountain Colors create the original colorway Sandra knit for the Coat of Many Colors, but they put together 8 other amazing color combos!  Choose from Mountain Goat or Twizzle yarn ...


Mountain Color's "Mountain Goat" is a smooth, non-fluffy mohair/wool blend that features amazing colors with a hint of sheen.

Fiber Content

55% Mohair / 45% Wool

Yardage / Weight

230 yds in 100g

Gauge

20 sts over 4" on US 6 - 8 [4.00mm - 5.00mm]

Care Instructions

Hand Wash, Dry Flat, or Dry Clean


Mountain Color's "Twizzle" is a fantastic wool yarn plied with a strand of silk to create a heathered look with a little zip!

Fiber Content

85% Merino Wool / 15% Silk

Yardage / Weight

250 yds in 100g

Gauge

20 sts over 4" on US 6 - 8 [4.00mm - 5.00mm]

Care Instructions

Hand Wash, Dry Flat

Coat of Many Colors Kit

Don't see the color/yarn combo you want?
We can special order it for you.
Other questions?  ... call us, we are happy to help!

Rub-a-Dub Bathrobe Knit-Along with Katie Rempe

Katie Rempe's new "Opulence Bathrobe" KAL ...
Featuring HiKoo Rub-a-Dub!

After weeks of creating gifts for others, it's time to treat yourself! This bathrobe, made in HiKoo Rub-a-Dub yarn, will not only warm your heart but you're entire body, too. Join the fun with veteran designer Katie Rempe and her fourth KAL sponsored by Skacel.

This is not a Mystery KAL but the pattern will be released in parts over 4 weeks starting on Thursday, Jan 4th at noon eastern time. You can download the free informational PDF from Ravelry now ... just put it into your Ravelry library to automatically get the actual pattern and any updates during the KAL.

As always, we're delighted to help you find all the info you need to knit the project and participate in the knit along. Call if we can help!

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Opulence Bathrobe Knit-Along starts January 4th ... order your yarn Today!

The Project

Opulence Bathrobe

by Katie Rempe
Pattern Free on Ravelry

This super cozy robe, features after thought pockets, easy mosaic colorwork and a sturdy i-cord belt to keep you snug and warm after your shower or on a relaxing night in. Knit from the bottom up with no seaming, pick your two favorite colors or go with one color and get to knitting on this luxurious micro-fiber robe. Rub-a-Dub knits up quickly and is machine washable and dryable. Treat yourself to a bit of spa luxury with this cute bathrobe!

Finished Sizes

One size fits many, 37" length

Materials

8 x HiKoo Rub-a-Dub - 6 skeins MC and 2 skeins CC

Shown in Snuggles and Snuffy

Yardage

648 yards MC and 216 yards CC

Needles

40" - 47" US 10 [6.00mm] and 16" US 10 [6.00mm] (for sleeves if not using magic loop) circular needles OR size needed to obtain gauge

Gauge

8 sts = 4" in Stockinette stitch.
Note: Because of the size of this project, proper gauge is crucial to ensure the correct yardage is being used. Please check your gauge often during your project to ensure you are on gauge throughout.

Notions

Stitch markers, tapestry needle, measuring tape and extra needle for 3-Needle Bind Off

Skill Level

Intermediate

You can connect, ask questions, share photos, and get help via the Skacel Collection, Inc. Ravelry group. Questions are typically answered daily. It's like having a knitting tutor 24/7! You're also encouraged to share progress photos to the FiberWild and Friends group on Ravelry.

Don't miss out on the fun! The KAL is FREE and Skacel is sponsoring a drawing for one grand prize and two second place prizes. For more information on prizes and how to enter visit SkacelKnitting.com.

Materials

Rub-a-Dub

HiKoo's “Rub-a-Dub” is a fluffy, soft, and super absorbent microfiber yarn. Made with towels, washcloths, cleaning, and absorbing in mind, Rub-a-Dub is strong, durable, and made of recycled materials. Grab a couple skeins and make a super soft towel or spa mitt today!

Fiber Content

100% Microfiber

Yardage / Weight

108 yds in 200g

Gauge

6 - 8 sts over 4" on US 11 [8.00mm]

Care Instructions

Machine Wash, Warm, Tumble Dry

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River Flow Sweater in Classic Elite Yarns’ Song

A beautiful multi-season garment ... knit the River Flow Sweater
Featuring Classic Elite Yarns' Song Yarn ... 25% Off!

The pretty cable pattern on the River Flow Sweater make this pullover extra special! Knit in Song, a 50/50 wool and cotton blend, this sweater is perfect for fall but can be worn anytime of the year. The classic structure of the garment makes it easy to pair with an oxford and capris, or wear it with your favorite jeans.

Bonus: Get the pattern free with purchase of Song yarn ... 25% Off!

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River Flow Sweater

by Amy Loberg

FREE pattern with purchase of Song

Flowing cable patterns run across the front and back of this lovely sweater. The body is knit in the round up to the armholes, then the front and back are worked flat. The arms are also worked flat, seamed and then sewed onto the body of the sweater. The collar stitches are picked and knit in stockinette stitch for a simple finish.

You will get years of wear from this stylish pullover!​

Finished Sizes

33” (36 ½”, 38”, 40 ½”, 42”, 43 ½”, 45”, 47”, 50 ½”)

Materials

Classic Elite Yarns Song

10 (11, 11, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 16) balls

Shown in Gray

Yardage

1015 (1130, 1190, 1330, 1390, 1460, 1620,1670, 1690) yards - approximately

Needles

US 4 [3.50mm] 16"and US 5 [3.75mm] 24" or longer circular needles - OR size needed to obtain gauge

Gauge

23 sts = 4" in Stockinette stitch

Notions

Skill Level

1 Stitch Marker, Cable Needle

Intermediate

"River Flow Sweater"   |   Classic Elite Yarns Song   |   Shown in Grey

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YARN

Classic Elite Yarns Song ... 25% off!

“Song” yarn is an even blend of cotton and wool spun together in a versatile DK weight. Natural fibers unite to bring you wonderful stitch definition and a yarn that works well in any season. From simple cardigans to multi season accessories, this yarn can do just about anything!

Fiber Content

50% Cotton / 50% Wool

Yardage / Weight

110 yds in 50g

Gauge

22 sts over 4" on US 4-5 [3.50mm-3.75mm]

Care Instructions

Hand Wash Cold, Dry Flat

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