We had an amazing year and look forward to more success in 2018 thanks to you!
It's been wonderful reading all thegreat reviews (Over 3600 and growing!) and compliments coming in this holiday season and we are so grateful for those of you taking the time to tell others about our business and helping spread the word about Alpaca Direct! We added many newyarnsandnotionsfor our knitters always focused on making sure we find the best quality products at reasonable prices. We continue working with our suppliers in Peru, Europe, and the USA to bring you newsocksandappareland will be expanding our product lines in 2018.
From the bottom of my heart, I want to thank you for supporting our business and the families of our fantastic team at Alpaca Direct as we continue the journey to find you great products and provide incredible customer service.
Kelley wrapped up work on her Pengweeno Baby Jacket and thought she would share three different knit bind-offs for you to consider for your future projects! She compared the i-cord bind off, Icelandic bind-off, and Jenny's Surprisingly Stretchy Bind-Off (JSSBO.)
Kelley's latest project is the Pengweeno Baby Jacket by Stephen West. This pattern is great for using up scraps of yarn! Kelley is using up her scraps of Hikoo Sueño DK. This baby jacket has knitted welts for a fun texture and it's a great project for practicing weaving in ends. In this week's video, Kelley shows how to make the knitted welts.
One very popular knitted gift is the Grandma's Slippers pattern, and Kelley found ways to improve upon it! Mrs. Hupps' Slippers is a free pattern by Kelley that uses Judy's Magic Cast-On to make her variation a breeze to knit.