Supply List for

Rip Van Winkle Knitting Retreat
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, November 19, 20 and 21, 2021




Please note: you may bring your own yarns and tools to this retreat.
Below are the yarns in stock at Countrywool that will work.

A full supply of needed tools, needles and kits will be for sale at COUNTRYWOOL'S TRAVELING SHOP.
There will be at least 4 different carefully selected-for-color kits for each project at the retreat when you get there.
If you would like to request a main color for the sweater, I will be glad to work up a delicious colorway just for you.
Payment options: cash, check and credit card.

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Icelandic Hygge Pointless Gloves
 



US #6 or 7 double pointed needle - set of 4

LAMBS PRIDE  or  LANALOFT (wool  190 yds/4 oz or 160 yds/100 grams)
 1 skein green + 15 yards each charcoal, red, light grey
  11  large clipping stitch markers
Darning needle

Gauge: 4.5 stitches = 1"



Red Steeked Headband/Cowl


16” circular needles:  US#2 and #4
                                       (optional: #2 double pointed needles for button band)
Crochet hook US #C/2.25 mm

AEGEAN TWEED wool/100 grams/328 yds: 1 each SCARLET and CREAM
 
Needle Felting tools:  5 needle punch, single needle punch and brush base
3 - ½ “ buttons 
Tapestry needle that will fit, threaded with yarn, though the buttons

GAUGE: between 6 and 7 stitches = 1”    in 2 color stranded knitting


Fair Isle Steeked Headband/Cowl

16” circular needles…# 2 and #4, and another #1 needle
                                     (can be any length or a double point – for joining)
crochet hook “C”
 
ULTRA ALPACA LIGHT wool-alpaca/50 grams/144 yds 
    and/or   CASCADE 220 SPORT  wool/50 grams/ 164 yds
    and/or   PEACE FLEECE SPORT wool-mohair/4 oz/350 yds

50 yards each TREE COLOR (UAL Potting Soil) and RIBBING COLOR (C220 Straw)
12 yards each of 6 other colors (PF Blue Jay, UAL Mahogany Mix, C220 Turtle,
                     UAL Pea Soup, UAL Lavender Mix, UAL Eggplant)

3 - ½ ” buttons
GAUGE: between 6 and 7 stitches = 1” in 2 color stranded knitting




Mrs. Claus's Cardigan

Needles: 32” circular needles:  US#2 and #4  OR #3 and #5 (as needed for gauge)
                  16” circular needle US#4 OR #5 (as needed for gauge)
                  12” circular needle US#4 OR #5 (as needed) OR dbl pointed needles
                  Double pointed needles (sleeve hem)   US#2 OR  #3 
Crochet hook US #C/2.25 mm + 5 yards smooth waste yarn

   SIZES    (actual finished chest, buttoned)   40      42     45     47     49     52     54"

AEGEAN TWEED wool/100 grams/328 yds
                      SCARLET (MC) 4, 5, 5, 6, 7, 7, 8     skeins         and
                      CREAM (CC) 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3          skeins

2 Double Ended Stitch Holders
6-20 markers, both clip and ring types

Needle Felting tools:  5 needle punch, single needle punch and brush felting base
5 -7 - ½ “ buttons 
Tapestry needle that will fit, threaded with yarn, though the buttons
Post It Notes/Highlighter Tape (for following charts)

GAUGE: 6  stitches = 1”  in 2 color stranded knitting



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