Ellipse Cowl Kit in Zen Yarn Garden’s Serenity Silk Single

FiberWild's Ellipse Cowl Kit in Serenity Silk Single!

How about a little bit of luxury? ... knit the “Ellipse Cowl” Kit ... 30% Off
Featuring Zen's Serenity Silk Single

This simple, quick-knit cowl features Zen Yarn Garden's lace weight, soft merino-cashmere-silk blend, three colorways in each easy to shop kit.  Get the pattern and all the yarn you need in our Ellipse Cowl Kits ... 30% Off!


Ellipse Cowl Kit
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by Amy Loberg
Pattern included in Ellipse Cowl Kit

The kit is a beautiful blend of three colors of Serenity Silk Single.  Two colors are in half-skein put ups and the third is a full skein. We have crafted four colorways that you're going to love!

The cowl is knit by alternating two colors in a bias-knit interrupted rib pattern. It is then bordered on both sides in the third colorway.

Finished Size

12” x 54” circumference after blocking


Color A: 215 yds

Color B: 215 yds

Color C: 420 yds


1 x  Ellipse Cowl Kit

Shown in Green Teak


1 x 40" US 7 [4.50mm] circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge


20 sts = 4" in Stockinette stitch after blocking


Stitch marker

Skill Level


"Ellipse Cowl Kit"   |   Zen Yarn  Garden Serenity Silk Single   |   Shown in Green Teak

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Combine the gorgeous hand-paints that Zen Yarn Garden is known for and the exquisite merino-cashmere-silk single base yarn, and you get one of the softest lux yarns you'll ever use.

Fiber Content

75% Superwash Merino Wool, 15% Cashmere, 10% Silk

Yardage / Weight

430 yds in 100g


28-32 sts over 4" on US 1-3 [2.25mm - 3.25mm]

Care Instructions

Hand Wash, Dry Flat

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Michelle “Knit-Purl-Hunter’s” Transient Shawl KAL


Michelle Hunter's "Transient" Shawl Knit-Along ...
Featuring HiKoo's NEW Concentric yarn ... 20% Off!

Michelle's (a.k.a. Knit-Purl-Hunter) newest mystery KAL is a gorgeous shawl!  As with all of Michelle's designs, this shawl is sure-to-be well designed and very stylish.

Get your yarn just in time ... the KAL started Thursday, April 5th! 

The Transient Shawl is knit in with one ball of HiKoo's brand new, 100% baby alpaca yarn "Concentric".  The yarn is named after the concentric circles that this cake of yarn so closely resembles.  Concentric is made from four non-plied strands, which create the distinctive color change. The colors change at a regulated sequence allowing for a wide range of design possibilities.

Pictured is a prototype of the shawl. This simple garter stitch example is in the exact shape of the Transient Shawl and knit in color #1022 Rainbow’s End.

The final Transient Shawl will feature different stitch pattern with each color change. You will find yourself racing to the next color change to find out what comes next!  Imagine how much prettier the real version will be with multiple stitch patterns inserted at the thirteen color changes.

As always, we're delighted to help you find all the information you'll need to join the knit along and knit the project!

The Transient Shawl Knit-Along started Thursday, April 5th, 2018.

Shop Concentric Yarn ... 20% Off

The Project

"Concentric" Shawl

by Michelle Hunter
Free pattern posted
Progressively during the KAL, after May 15th, 2018 it's $6

All of the techniques Michelle uses will be supported by her video tutorials and she answers questions daily on her website and Ravelry group. Michelle's instructions, tutorials and videos have made her KALs extremely popular ... think of her KAL as an online class, worth far more than the price of admission — which is, of course, Free!!

You can also connect, ask questions, share photos, and get help via the Knit Purl Hunter KAL Ravelry group. You're also encouraged to share progress photos to the FiberWild and Friends group on Ravelry.

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.

Note: After May 15 the pattern will not be free on KnitPurlHunter.com!
It will be available for $6.00 as a Ravelry ePattern.





  April 5, 2018


April 12, 2018


  April 19, 2018


April 26, 2018

The pattern will be released in four weekly installments. Each Thursday the next part of the pattern is revealed. Thus the mystery! This KAL starts on Thursday, April 5th and continues on the 12th, 19th and 26th.

The pattern and videos will be available at KnitPurlHunter.com/KAL where you can post questions as well. You can also connect via the Knit Purl Hunter Ravelry group. Questions are typically answered daily. The video lessons along with the forums let knitters of all skill levels participate and get whatever help they need. It's like having a knitting tutor 24/7!



1HiKoo's Concentric ... 20% Off!

Note:  The "Shades of Blue" and "Burbs" colors are sold-out and no longer available!​

Finished Sizes

One size: 53" at widest edge, 27" deep


US 8 [5.00mm] 32" circular needles or straight needles OR size needed to obtain gauge.


Approximately 20 stitches and 40 rows = 4" in garter, unblocked

Skill Level


The Yarn

HiKoo's “Concentric” is a beautiful worsted weight gradient yarn. Long color sequences of this yarn transition smoothly and will send your project on a fun color journey! Made from super soft baby alpaca, this yarn begs to be made into a stunning shawl, but would also look great as a cozy sweater or other colorful accessory.

Fiber Content

100% Baby Alpaca

Yardage / Weight

437 yarns in 200g


20 sts = 4" on US 8 [5.00mm]

Care Instructions

Hand Wash, Dry Flat

Point Beach Scarf in Kauni’s Effektgarn

Knit the marvelous "Point Beach Scarf" ...
Featuring Kauni's Effektgarn

Enjoy watching the colors of the Kauni Effektgarn work together as you knit your way through this fun scarf! Pick two very distinct colors for bold contrast or two colors within the same family for a more subtle look. Either way, you will love watching the gradient colors of Effektgarn combine in this easy to knit scarf!

 Bonus: the pattern is FREE with purchase of Effektgarn yarn!


Point Beach Scarf
by Karla Krueger

Pattern FREE with purchase of Effektgarn

This pattern is written for simplicity!  After some initial set up, you knit one pattern repeat over and over while alternating 2 rows of color at a time. Easy-peasy and such a stunning result. Be bold! Be brave! Be creative with the Point Beach Scarf!

Finished Sizes

10” wide x 82" long


at least 130g each of 2 colors (1 skein each) approx


2 x Kauni Effektgarn - 1 skein MC and 1 skein CC

Shown in colors EMS and EX


US 5 [3.75mm] circular needles OR size needed to obtain gauge


30 sts = 4" in pattern before blocking


Tapestry needle

Skill Level




Kauni's "Effektgarn" is a light weight, wool yarn that has long gradual color striping. This yarn is great when knit alone or paired with a solid for colorwork!

Fiber Content

100% Wool

Yardage / Weight

616 yds in 140g


24 sts = 4" on US 3 [3.25mm]

Care Instructions

Hand Wash Cold, Dry Flat

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