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TOFT Xmas Kits

Hmmm Xmas –  yes it’s that time again….some of us love it, others are relieved when it’s over, but most of us will be buying gifts and preparing for the festivities.IMG_2104

So here’s an idea for xmas  at Kaleidoscope we have a selection of  4 easy crochet kits just in  from ‘ TOFT’ – the Edwards Menagerie animal collection including ‘ Emma the bunny – Clarence the bat – Alexander the cat – James the meerkat – the  complete kit includes: 100g pure toft wool, synthetic stuffing,  a crochet hook, a wool needle and alpaca thread,  instructions in English & French – all in a neat cotton bag ( price 31,50 euros)  the animals once finished  are all machine washable!DSCN6766

We have also a simple knitted tube scarf kit in 2 shades of grey or grey and cream ( price 45 euros)

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Round collar coat

 

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A simple coat using a mixture of ‘ Re-belle’ and  ‘plumette’ yarns from la droguerie. Knitted on 7mm needles and finished off with blue piping around the edges.

Pattern instructions 2-12yrs are on page 23 of the book ‘mes petits habits…signés la droguerie’ (published in french only)

This book ( 18,50 euros ) is for sale in the E-shop and at kaleidoscope.

 

Picot wrap cardigan

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Picot edged wrap cardigan by ‘ La Droguerie’ knitted in alpaca colour: falaise and button’s in ‘liberty print’

size 3 mths requires 110g alpaca 4 ply

Size 0 -12 months sold as a single printed pattern ( 1935) at Kaleidoscope ( only available  in french )

The polka dot knickers pattern (size 2 -8 yrs) is on page 74 of the book ‘Les enfants de la droguérie tome 3’

price 18,50 euros and sold in the E-shop (published only in French)

 

 

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Short row cardigan

DSCN3363This very popular garter stitch cardigan  is knitted from side to side and using short rows to make an A- line shape.

Alpaca colour: Autumn morning and velour button’s are all from La Droguerie – available at Kaleidoscope.

Size 0 -12 months and 2- 8 yrs are sold  as  single printed patterns  (only published in french)

 

 

 

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Culotte ‘Escargots’

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These are the trousers to match the cardigan by ‘ La Droguerie’ knitted in alpaca colour: épinard

Size 0 -12 months is sold  as a single printed pattern  (published only in french)  available at Kaleidoscope.

The snails are made using a mechanical knitting nancy using alpaca colours: potiron, épinard, raisin, aster, and moutarde.

 

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Jacket ‘Escargots’

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This cute cardigan (sizes 0 -12 months) by ‘ La Droguerie’ knitted in alpaca colour: beige claire. The snails  and collar are made using a mechanical knitting nancy with colours: potiron, épinard, raisin, aster, and moutarde.

Available as a single printed pattern  (only published  in french ) at Kaleidoscope.


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Kimono Binic

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A lovely jacket by ‘ La Droguerie’ in alpaga, knitted in a basket weave stitch.

Model here knitted in alpaca colour: ‘ Maïs’  with  black cat button’s by Jim Knopf.

Size 0 -12 months is on page 14 of the book ‘ Rêve de bébé  ‘  ( only published in french )

The book ‘Rêve de bébé’ priced 18,50 euros, is on sale in the E-shop.

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