Yarn Bases: Djinni

Dragonfly Cowl

By Stephannie Tallent As described the designer: ‘The ribbed hem, with contrast color edging, segues into the scale and dragonfly pattern. Simple ribbing, again with a contrast color edge, tops off the cowl. Three versions are offered: Short, Tall/Narrow (shown), and Tall/Wide. Short and Tall cowl repeats are fully charted. Magenta guidelines are placed to …

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Dragonfly Mitts

By Stephannie Tallent As described by the designer: ‘The pretty lace cuff, with contrast color edging, segues into a small peerie pattern. Next you get to work the stylized dragonfly motifs (back of hand & thumb gusset) and shell motif (palm). Simple ribbing, again with a contrast color edge, tops off the mitt and thumb. …

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Coleus

By Kirsten Kapur As described by the designer: ‘Coleus is a semi circular shawl edged in panels of leaf lace. The leaf lace pattern gives the edge a gentle scallop. It is worked beginning with garter stitch from the center top edge outward. One size.’

Jayda Cowl

By Cassie Castillo As described by the designer: ‘Jayda Cowl is worked in the round in a lace pattern of diamonds and Xs. Two sizes are provided in the pattern; circumference and length are easy to customize. The smaller version is a fun, quick knit that is perfect for using up leftover sock yarn. The …

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Echinacea

By Kirsten Hall As described by the designer: ‘Worked cuff-down, the textured lace pattern creates a wave, a flower, leaves, and eyelets. A traditional heel flap supports the lace, and traveling stitches with tiny flowers along the sides show off mildly painted yarns. Written instructions guide you through the construction, but the stitch patterns are …

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French Quarter

By Andi Smith As described by the designer: ‘I love learning new techniques and keeping my brain engaged as I knit. This cowl is a happy medium between the two. I designed the cable from scratch to showcase the depth of color in Dragonfly Fibers yarn, and I couldn’t be happier with the results. This …

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Antrea

By Ann WeaverAs described by the designer:’Antrea is a large, stretchy cowl knit in the round. It alternates bands of Stockinette stitch with bands of a simple eyelet pattern. It uses two skeins of Dragon Sock (but can be knit in any fingering-weight yarn), and is well suited to variegated Dragonfly colors!’

Birchwood

By Katie Degroff As described by the designer: ‘Birchwood features a slipped stitch cable with arrows and strong lines that would appeal to a man. The sizing is also geared toward a larger foot, if you would like to knit this in a smaller size I would suggest using a lighter fingering weight and going …

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Byzantine Cowl

By Stephannie Tallent As described by the designer: ‘This gorgeously soft indulgent cowl was inspired by the geometric motifs and colors present in Middle Eastern architecture. Wear it with either side showing; its completely reversible. If youd like a cowl with a larger circumference, increase in repeats of 42 sts (which works out to be …

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