Handmade Knits by Jenn
Pattern: Delphia Shawl by Dee O'Keefe Yarn: 80% merino; 20% nylon (hand-dyed in SK)
Pattern: Unwind Shawl by Tracie Millar Yarn: 70% merino; 20% cashmere;10% nylonHand-dyed in Ottawa.
Pattern: Colourslip Mittens (by Wolseley Wool) Yarn: 100% Shetland Island wool
Yarn: 75% virgin wool; 25% polyamid Pattern: Heavy Socks (Briggs & Little)
Pattern: Colourslip Mittens (by Wolseley Wools) Yarn: 100% Shetland Island wool
Pattern: Bellarose Shawl (by Ambah O'Brien) Yarn: 100% superwash merino (naturally-dyed in Ottawa)
Pattern: Simple Rules Cowl Yarn: 44% wool; 48% rayon from bamboo; 8% acrylic Additional colours available. Photos available upon request.
Pattern: Myra Hat (by Knox Mountain) Yarn: 100% wool
Pattern: Quill Hat by Andrea Mowry Yarn: 80% merino wool; 20% silk Care
Pattern: Conversationalist by Plucky Knitter Yarn: 100% wool
Jenn Foster, of Handmade Knits by Jenn, is a Ottawan artisan of yarn. She puts her energy into creating pieces that have both function and form. She is a federal public servant, mother of three, and a total yarn addict. She loves to spend her (limited) spare time with her ever-growing yarn stash. There are always five or more projects on her knitting needles, and countless more waiting on deck. Have a look around her website for more. Follow her on Facebook or Instagram for regular updates on what's coming to the shop!
Prices range from $15 to $115.
This is Jenn's fourth year being part of Art in the Neighbourhood.
Use the following links to email Jenn, and to see more on her website and social media.