The Blue Brick Ombré Yarns – Rose

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For weeks I’ve been sharing sneak peeks of my work in developing ombré yarns, and I am delighted to say that I’ve finally achieved a technique that suits my picky personality and allows me to get smooth, lovely, long-run colour changes into the yarn. This Friday, The Blue Brick’s Ombré line will hit our online store! Good news for anyone who has ever been cart-jacked on Etsy; this yarn is dyed-to-order so there will be no shortage.

To launch my new Ombré line, and in keeping with the spirit of the season, I’ve chosen to develop 3 new colours, all inspired by plants and flowers. The first in the series is called ‘Rose’. I chose to base my work off a yellow/orange rose with hints of coral in the outer petals.

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Hitting the colours was such an enjoyable exercise. I love how they go together!

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For those of you who are unfamiliar with ombré, or gradient, yarns this yarn will transition smoothly as you knit, though all the colours you see in the photo.

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Rather than areas of colour scattered throughout the knitting, the colours will graduate from one end of the skein to the other. ‘Rose’, along with the other 2 colours in my springtime series, will be available online starting this Friday 🙂

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