Wednesday, August 31, 2016

August Sock Review: Phoenix Fiber Works- Totally Tweed!

Who is in the mood for pie? This month's sock yarn is presented to you from Phoenix Fiber Co hailing from Youngstown of Ohio. Their yarn "Tweedy Pie" is a freckled fiber and a tasty tweed! It is more than just dessert, even though these colors are good enough to eat!



"Tweedy Pie" is a 2-ply Sock Weight made of 85% SW Merino and 15% NEP, a dye resistant nylon fiber that adds a tweed fleck to this yarn. Dyer, April Wolf, is naturally gifted when it comes to choosing colors. Her eye is finely tuned to produce colors and fibers that are so delicious we really do want to bake them into a pie and eat them.

Weighing in at 100g and 438 yards per skein you will have more than dessert to look forward to.


Brights
Mermaid Tales - Bright / Green Blue Brown
Sunken Ship - Bright / Teal Brown
Forever In Blue Jeans - Bright / Blue
Rocker Chick - Bright / Pink Grey

Muted
What Does The Fox Say - Muted / Orange Brown
Deadly Nightshade - Muted / Blue Purple
Retrospect - Either / Blue Green Orange Brown



Our sock designer Fatimah Hinds created these amazing “August Tweed” socks using Retrospect colorway. This pattern displays a great use of cables, lace and twists that really show off the quality of this tweed yard.

Join us on Ravelry where our members are working these and other patterns.  


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