just finished! lisa r’s made-to-order Cindy poncho in Patons Shetland Chunky acrylic/wool blend yarn. Earthy Brown color. 8 stitch, 6 row pattern repeat. texture is created by yarn over increases and left/right slanting decreases.
the Cindy is an original design, named after my running partner MFC who is completely fabulous and always makes me feel good, just like this poncho.
just launched, new items added daily! buy online or just browse what’s available. we sell locally offline, too. please see us at www.esty.com/shop/BeachGirlsPurls for the most updated inventory and tell your friends! we can take custom orders.
thank you to maureen– i hope you like your wool Cindy poncho.
at first it was just the tea mug. but the fruit, vegetables and vitamin bottle looked naked…
buy ’em on Etsy!
knitting variations of this the past few days. pattern is modified to increase sleeve length and add contrasting color, but is the collar too big and floppy?
betty, here are some bead combinations for you – which do you like? (click the images for a larger view, then the back button). we can work with copper or silver colored wire.
new year, new knitting goals. here’s what up now: fittens in xtra long lengths, neck warmers from hand spun blends of alpaca, merino and tencel fibers (MFC, one of these is yours) and the first short “Cindy” poncho in an acrylic/wool yarn.
shop responsibly this holiday season and buy original crafts made by *real people* in your community!
this sunday kerry and laura will be at the long beach regional catholic school holiday boutique from 9-5 with colorful hats, cozy cowls, scarves & fingerless mittens, felted handbags, ponchos and knitted bracelets. shop early for the best selection– all items are one of a kind.
priced from $15 and up, beach girls purls knits are thoughtful gifts for girlfriends, teachers, dogwalkers, babysitters, running partners and train friend
shop responsibly this holiday season and buy local crafts made by *real people* in your community! sunday is the last chance to pick up a cozy knitted hat, cowl or pair of fingerless mittens from beach girls purls at art in the plaza. beach girl kerry will be at kennedy plaza/city hall from 10-6 with colorful hats, cozy cowls, scarves & fingerless mittens, felted handbags, ponchos and knitted bracelets. be an original– all items one of a kind.
priced from $15 and up, beach girls purls knits are thoughtful gifts for girlfriends, teachers, dogwalkers, babysitters, running partners and train friends. if you don’t see something, please ask– we are available for special orders.
It’s fall weather and Beach Girl Kerry is at Art in the Plaza this Sunday Oct. 24 from 10am until 6pm. Warm up with a stylish Kerry hat, colorful cowl or fittens (fingerless mittens).
Also available: felted handbags, knitted wire bracelets, wraps and scarves. Start your holiday shopping early and buy local or just come on down and say hi, we’re right in front of City Hall.
come visit us sunday oct 10, from 10-4 at the long beach fall festival. kerry’s got some great new hats in new styles and for those of you looking for washable ponchos, we’ve whipped up two new items in the ribbed turtleneck design– one is charcoal grey body with an oversized black neck/hood, the other is a nantucket blue body with a happy citron cowl/turtleneck— and when they’re gone, they’re gone. plus hats, bags, scarves & cowls, knitted wire cuffs, fingerless mittens and blank journal books. maybe some quilts if there is room.
look for us in the wine tent with other craft vendors.
it’s starting to get chilly and we’re knitting up a new flock of hats, bags, ponchos & wire cuffs for the fall festival in a few weeks. come see us at kennedy plaza in front of city hall on sunday oct 10 (festival is sat & sun but we are exclusive to sun). we’re even trying our hand at knitted headbands, blank books and other stuff we think is cool. all one-of-a-kind, handcrafted by real people.
see kerry for the latest, $20/each. the copper is my favorite.
but stainless steel, too. big thanks to MFC and the girls at the SAA architectural records workshop in Washington DC last weekend for the feedback and encouragement!
an original design, named after my running partner who is completely fabulous and always makes me feel good, just like this poncho