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Fluormania Socks

Opus the Octopus by Cate Carter-Evans of Infinite Twist

Brindled by Wooly Wormhead

Petersham by Annie Watts


Show and Tell: Fall/Winter Trends Continued...


Prints, embroidery, applique, hand painted on leather side of shearling (Burberry), everywhere. Romantic and chintzy or 60s and mod.

Cassandre Cowl by Julia Barrowcliffe

Statement Coats, Capelets, and Cloaks

Robe coats - belted long coats with wide collars. Structural mini capes and ponchos. Actual capes (someone's been watching game of thrones or something)

Baleshare Cardigan by Jessica Bolof

Adwen Cape by Judy Furlong

Channel Cardigan by Jared Flood

Sylvi by Mari Muinonen

Cape Vertigo by Leah Coccari-Swift


Cobalt, Burgundy red, Leopard. Leopard is a colour. Shush. Jewel tones mixed with folk-art brights and neutrals.

Indigo Dragonfly 

Dye For Yarn

Blue Moon Fiber Arts - River Rocked Colourway

Bluestack Sweater by Rene Dickey

Lise Hat (also armwarmers) by Wendy Bernard

Moto Jackets.

Elsie by Deb Hoss

Tara Jacket by Ashley Rao

Moto Jacket by Hanna Fettig

Sportster by Melissa Wehrle

Andre by Cirilia Rose

Turtlenecks (but bigger!)

Big enough to swallow your head. Sometimes close to the neck, sometimes spanning the whole shoulders. Lots of texture and colour.

The Gathering by Kalurah

Oshima by Jared Flood

Procragratification Infinity Scarf/Cowl by Denise Twum


In fur or other materials. oversized and luxurious.

Bostonian by Hannah Ingalls

Princess Muff by Cecily Glowik Macdonald


Clint Eastwood style. Long flowing coats and skirts, loose silhouettes (with a belted waist), wide brimmed hats, wide leg trousers, neutral palette.

Cowboy Cowl by Pam Powers


Fair Isle

Clayoquot by Tin Can Knits

Great Horn Rimmed by Mary Scott Huff

Leftovers Cowl by Wendy D Johnson

Marls (Tommy Hilfiger, Chanel)

Starry Eyed Slouch by Stephen West

Begbie Toque by Jane Richmond (but carry 2 different yarns together!)

Barber poled handspun!

Head to toe knits

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