Author Archives: Allyson

Blog Tour Stop: Anzula

Today we’re headed over to the Anzula blog to take a closer look at their beautiful For Better or Worsted, the yarn Andrea Sanchez’s Beech Street Vest is knit up in.

Anzula For Better or Worsted, size 32"

Anzula For Better or Worsted, size 32″

The Anzula in the comfy coziest For Better or Worsted is unbelievably squishy brioche knit.

Beech Street Vest by Andrea Sanchez

Beech Street Vest by Andrea Sanchez

And since this vest is completely reversible, you can pick your two favorite colors and not have to worry about choosing favorites!

subscriber exclusive giveaway

Are you ready for one of the best giveaways we’ve ever had?! Anzula has been kind enough to offer ALL the yarn required to knit up a Beech Street Vest of your very own! That is a TON of For Better or Worsted in the same colors used in Andrea’s sample, Seaside and Rootbeer. Comment on this post for your chance to win. Leave extra comments for each social media outlet you share this giveaway on.

A winner will be chosen on September 29th. And keep your eye on all the great giveaways and collection reviews throughout the blog tour by following the schedule below. Good luck!

Sept 8: Launch
Sept 9: The Sweatshop of Love – pattern giveaway, SEG: 6 skeins KP WotA Tweed in Brass Heather
Sept 10: Klever Knits – pattern and skein of Rowan Kid Classic giveaway, SEG: 6 skeins KP City Tweed Aran in Jacquard
Sept 11: Berroco – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 12: Canary Knits – pattern giveaway, SEG: 1 500 yard skein of Mountain Colors 4/8’s Wool in Harmony Ice

Sept 15: Mountain Colors Facebook Page – SEG: Mountain Colors Perspectives Twizzle in Blue/Turq
Sept 16: Life on Laffer – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 17: Knits in Class – SEG: 1 skein of Knit in Class
Sept 18: Makewise Designs – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 19: Anzula – SEG all the Anzula yarn needed for the Beech Street Vest

Sept 22: Ruby Submarine – SEG: 3 skeins KP WofA Tweed in Thirst Heather
Sept 23: BoKnits – SEG: 8 skeins KP Swish DK in Indigo Heather
Sept 24: Under the Red Umbrella – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 25: DoogKnits – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 26: Cosmos and Cashmere – review and pattern giveaway

Blog Tour Stop: Makewise Designs

Today the HK Blog Tour is rolling over to fellow designer Danielle Chalson’s blog Makewise Designs! She is going to take a look at the entire HK Fall/Winter 2014 collection, and give away a copy of a pattern from the collection.

HK Fall/Winter Collection!

HK Fall/Winter Collection!

So head over to Makewise Designs to say hi to Danielle!

And keep your eye on all the great giveaways and collection reviews throughout the blog tour by following the schedule below. Good luck!

Sept 8: Launch
Sept 9: The Sweatshop of Love – pattern giveaway, SEG: 6 skeins KP WotA Tweed in Brass Heather
Sept 10: Klever Knits – pattern and skein of Rowan Kid Classic giveaway, SEG: 6 skeins KP City Tweed Aran in Jacquard
Sept 11: Berroco – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 12: Canary Knits – pattern giveaway, SEG: 1 500 yard skein of Mountain Colors 4/8’s Wool in Harmony Ice

Sept 15: Mountain Colors Facebook Page – SEG: Mountain Colors Perspectives Twizzle in Blue/Turq
Sept 16: Life on Laffer – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 17: Knits in Class – SEG: 1 skein of Knit in Class
Sept 18: Makewise Designs – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 19: Anzula – SEG all the Anzula yarn needed for the Beech Street Vest

Sept 22: Ruby Submarine – SEG: 3 skeins KP WofA Tweed in Thirst Heather
Sept 23: BoKnits – SEG: 8 skeins KP Swish DK in Indigo Heather
Sept 24: Under the Red Umbrella – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 25: DoogKnits – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 26: Cosmos and Cashmere – review and pattern giveaway

Blog Tour Stop: Knits in Class

Today the HK Blog Tour rolls over to dyer Kate of Knits in Class to talk more about her lovely Worsted Single Ply, shown off in Allyson Dykhuizen’s Velma!

Velma by Allyson Dykhuizen, Knits in Class Worsted Single Ply

Velma by Allyson Dykhuizen, Knits in Class Worsted Single Ply

Kate is giving away a copy of Velma, as well as a subscriber exclusive giveaway of a skein of Knit in Class yarn. Awesome right? Head over to her blog and leave a comment there to enter!

Keep your eye on all the great giveaways and collection reviews throughout the blog tour by following the schedule below. Good luck!

Sept 8: Launch
Sept 9: The Sweatshop of Love – pattern giveaway, SEG: 6 skeins KP WotA Tweed in Brass Heather
Sept 10: Klever Knits – pattern and skein of Rowan Kid Classic giveaway, SEG: 6 skeins KP City Tweed Aran in Jacquard
Sept 11: Berroco – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 12: Canary Knits – pattern giveaway, SEG: 1 500 yard skein of Mountain Colors 4/8’s Wool in Harmony Ice

Sept 15: Mountain Colors Facebook Page – SEG: Mountain Colors Perspectives Twizzle in Blue/Turq
Sept 16: Life on Laffer – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 17: Knits in Class – SEG: 1 skein of Knit in Class
Sept 18: Makewise Designs – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 19: Anzula – SEG all the Anzula yarn needed for the Beech Street Vest

Sept 22: Ruby Submarine – SEG: 3 skeins KP WofA Tweed in Thirst Heather
Sept 23: BoKnits – SEG: 8 skeins KP Swish DK in Indigo Heather
Sept 24: Under the Red Umbrella – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 25: DoogKnits – review and pattern giveaway
Sept 26: Cosmos and Cashmere – review and pattern giveaway