Knittea: Ulmus and a Cup of Tea

Several weeks ago Hedgehog Fibres posted a photo on Instagram of her lovely new colorway, Teacup.

Hedgehog Fibres, Teacup


I was instantly smitten and had to have it.  What could be more perfect for me than Teacup yarn? In fact, I ordered twice, on two different bases.

Then I started looking for the perfect shawl, that would showcase the lovely yarn. I settled on Ulmus by Kirsten Kapur and paired my lovely Teacup with a skein of yarn by Colorpurl, an MCN in Dark Cochineal Cherry.

And then I knit a lot. And some more. And then a bit more. And this past weekend I was finally done.

I still love that Teacup.


About thestashbuckler

I'm a 30-something California girl recently transplanted to the Midwest, where at least I have a good excuse for the enormous amounts of stash Yarrrrrrrrrn that I seem to have accumulated. I have a wonderful husband (who has hobbies and collections of his own) and a fabulous group of knitting mateys. Join me as I fumble through life and knitting!

Posted on June 3, 2015, in Knittea, knitting and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. Teacup yarn is perfect for you! (And lovely to boot.) Of course you couldn’t pass that up…

  2. Your shawl has come out lovely. I like that you’ve featured the teacup yarn instead of the red one. It shows it off well!

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