Color Block Bias Wrap: The Ideal Winter Knit

Looking for a warm and cozy knit for these snowy days? We absolutely loved knitting (and now love wearing) the Color Block Bias Wrap using Chalet yarn. Although this project has a luxurious drape to it, it knits up quickly on size 13 needles. Classic Elite’s Chalet yarn is a blend of Alpaca and Bamboo that uses a unique lofty chainette construction that feels like a cloud… this is fireside knitting at its best!



Come check out this beautiful knit for yourself!

Happy knitting!

Hats! The Perfect Quick Knit for a Wintery Day

Looking for a cozy knit for a cool day? The Knitting Nest has some beautiful hat patterns in a variety of luscious yarns. Just mention this blog post through the end of March, and receive 20% off of any of the yarns and patterns mentioned below.


Katahdin Hat


Wurm Hat in Mirasol/Paqu Pura


Debbie Bliss Hat in Baby Cashmerino


More Paqu Pura colors!

We love these yarns and easy-to-knit patterns. And if you aren’t familiar with Mirasol yarn (out of Peru), here’s a little about their mission:



Baker Street Hat in Terra from Fibre Company


Baker Street Hat


Hat in Delicious Yarns


More colors in Terra from Fibre Company


Delicious Yarns

Hope to see you soon, and happy knitting!

Knit Collage: More Shawls & Scarfs!

Have you seen our gorgeous Knit Collage projects? So perfect for cold and dark winter days…

Come check out all the fabulous colors and styles–you’re sure to find something to love! Plus, many of these projects are quick, and who doesn’t love some instant knitting gratification?? For 15% off Knit Collage yarn through February, mention the code “winter castaway!”

Happy knitting!

P.S. Coming soon, we’ll be open on some Sundays in February, beginning February 14th! Stay tuned for more information about when to come in to relax and knit in our beautiful boutique…