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Weekend Update!

Hey kids, it's the weekend! We’re looking forward to a sunny January weekend (very rare) around here & I’m planning to get out of the house & into the sunshine.Frankly, I’m probably going to need a few days of fresh air a day before I stop seeing Trippy every time I close my eyes! We dyed ALL THE TRIPPY this week. THANK YOU!! I’m glad you all seem to love Trippy as much as I do. While I’ve always gravitated toward classy with a bit of a twist (let’s be honest, also a side of kitsch), I’m happy to know I’m not the only one gravitating toward a little extra fun & whimsy these days.Speaking of fun, we have company...

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Weekend Update

Well, hello there. I’d like to warmly welcome you to Weekend Update! A little slice of the internet that’s devoted to sharing what I’ve been loving lately, from patterns to people, to recipes, to products, sometimes yarn-y, occasionally completely unrelated. We’ve had a whirlwind week at The Lamb & Kid, recovering from our first big winter storm. For those of you who are not local to the Pacific Northwest, snow is quite the event here! I’ve been a Pacific Northwestern-er for two years now, and coming from the lake-effect snow belt of Michigan, I have to say— there is a stark contrast as to what constitutes a “snow event” here vs. Michigan. The contrast has both made me laugh and...

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Snow Day Hat Pattern

Got a skein of Tod worsted? You’ve got a hat!  Snow Day (Tod worsted) Beanie 1 skein The Lamb & Kid Tod Worsted Needles: US 6, 7 and 8 16” circular, US 8 double points Notions: marker, darning needle Gauge: 17 stitches / 4” on stockinette stitch in the round on largest needle (we used a US 8).   Using US 6 needle, cast on 86 stitches. Join in the round. Knit 2 rounds. Switch to US 7 needle and knit 1 round. Purl 1 round. Knit every round until hat measures approx. 2” Switch to US 8 needle and knit every round until hat measures 7-7.5” from cast-on edge. Decrease rounds: 1: *(Knit12, knit2tog) two times, Knit13, knit2 tog...

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Think Pink!

ONE NIGHT ONLY - THINK PINKSurprise! We’ve got pinks-a-plenty! Whether your tastes gravitate towards pale pinks (Lily, Pure & Simple), muted yet moody (Daydream, Sentimental), classic pink (Lotus), or brighter and bolder (Carnation), we’ve got you!15% off all of shades pinks in Tod and Tod worsted! Free U.S. shipping on all $50+ orders!Pure and simpleSentimentalLily LotusCarnation Daydream It’s one day only for this pink party, so if you’ve been eyeing one of these shades of our sumptuous yak - cashmere blend, it’s *officially* your time. Go with our classic Tod DK or our brand new Tod Worsted. We’re excited about all the projects you’ll be casting on! One thing’s for sure: Tod is softness guaranteed.From 12/9 8 pm EST -...

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Worsted Book

It’s a happy mail day for us and just in time for some weekend knitting!  We’ve been eagerly waiting since Wool & Folk to get our hands on the Worsted book by Aimée Gille, Aimée, your beautiful book is a showstopper!  Each and every design is stunning; congratulations to you and all the designers!   We love hats (#whenindoubtknitahat), so naturally, a hat pattern is what we’re immediately casting on. The STRATA hat by is simply beautiful and so engaging. We quite literally raided the Tod Worsted wall at the shop creating all sorts of color pairings that would sing with this hat pattern!

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