October 18, 2021
Lamingtons are a tasty dessert here in Australia, made from chocolate-coated sponge cake sprinkled with coconut and often sandwiched with delicious jam in the middle.
When Jessica Gore of The Sweater Collective said she was designing a Lamington Shawl, we knew it would be a delectable knit.
With an easy half pi shape and video tutorials included, the Lamington Shawl is a perfect project for sinking your teeth into the sweet magic of brioche knitting.
Or, if you’re an experienced briocher, you can enjoy the shawl as an afternoon treat of relaxation knitting!
Knit in three different colourways of fingering weight yarn, the shawl is a fun and motivating knit.
The pattern is available for purchase separately on Ravelry here or Payhip here.
We had the pleasure of putting together a kit for the Lamington Shawl on our Merino Fingering yarn base in our Plum Jam (how could we not build a palette with a colourway with such a name!), Blue Spruce and Solstice colourways.
The gorgeous Lamington Shawl knit in Louie & Lola Yarns Plum Jam, Blue Spruce and Solstice colourways:
Our Lamington Shawl Yarn Kits can be found here.
March 23, 2022
We've taken our inspiration for the 2022 Louie & Lola 'Cosy Country' Advent Calendar from the beautiful Tasmanian farmhouse and countryside which we are lucky enough to call home.
Our 2022 Advent Calendar Pre-Sale will be held at 12pm AEST, Saturday 9 April.
January 08, 2022
Our first Shop Update for 2022 sees the return of our Merino Possum Fingering yarn, a very special yarn base produced by Wild Earth Yarns in the South island of New Zealand.
It's been a long wait for this yarn base, as it is not spun all that frequently, but that's another reason that makes this base very special.
November 06, 2021