Not sure which colors to choose? I got you! This year-long mystery KAL features one main color and three contrast colors. Whether you choose to base your combo on your home decor (like I did) or on your astrological chart, the mix-and-matchable Hue + Me line of 30 gorgeous colors is the perfect palette to use. Check out my Zodiac Color Guide for help choosing your combo here.
Purchase the exclusive Astrology Experience add-on to the KAL here.
Learn more about the KAL on the landing page here.
New to colorwork? Check out my detailed video tutorial:
Now let’s talk Libra. Now that Virgo season is over, we are out of the details and into the creativity. Libra is the balance that brings it all together. Start thinking about who you want to share your gorgeous creation with. Take a moment to lean into aesthetics and style and knit through all the cosmic creations.
The vibe for the month no matter what your sign is, from our resident astrologer, Ramona:
Hi Humans, it’s Ramona here with your monthly mini horoscope. Each month I will provide your much-needed vibe check and help you stay inspired for our cosmic journey together.
Don’t forget to purchase the full Astrology Experience add-on to the KAL where you get added perks like access to the monthly “The Astrologer is IN “ knitting circle and astrology zoom session where we work on our squares, talk astrology and go deeper into the themes happening this month, and give you a safe place to ask all your knitting and astrology questions.
Welcome to Libra season. There will always be moments of indecision as a creator and maker – it is totally fine to pause and shift your balance back to the center. Harmonious states create the best pieces of work!
Share the beauty of your creation with someone this month and let them experience it.
Balance check: are you stuck making a decision on something for your pattern? Take a moment to breathe, and then do something about it! Trust yourself and move forward with confidence.
See you next month,
September 23 – October 22 Symbol: The Scales Ruling Planet: Venus Archetypes: The Lover, The Artist, The Peacemaker
Mode: Cardinal – Beginning, The Power of Initiation, Do something Element: Air – Quick, Mental, Social, Intellect, Tech, Innovation
MATERIALS (FOR FULL BLANKET)
9 skeins Lion Brand Hue + Me in main color 2 skeins each Lion Brand Hue + Me in 3 contrast colors (bulky, weight 5; 137yds/125m per skein)
Size US 10.5 (6.5mm) circular knitting needles, 40”/100cm long Tapestry needle
12 sts + 16 rows = 4″/10cm in stockinette
13″ x 13″ / 33cm x 33cm (per square) 42” x 55” / 107cm x 140cm (full blanket)
All Two of Wands patterns are written in standard US terms.
CC – Contrast color CO – Cast on K – Knit MC – Main color P – Purl Rep – Repeat RS – Right side St(s) – Stitch(es) WS – Wrong side
PATTERN + CHART
CO 39 with MC. Begin chart at bottom right corner, row 1. Chart is read from right to left on RS rows and left to right on WS rows. Each cell represents a single stitch in the color indicated. K each RS row and P each WS row. Use intarsia and stranded knitting techniques to complete chart through row 52, then bind off with MC.
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