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Auburn Needleworks

13344 Lincoln Way, Auburn CA 95603
(530) 888-0202  (Click to call or dial the number)
Hours:  Tuesday Thru Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Closed Sunday and Monday
Fun Knitting Projects To Try

This page highlights fun knitting projects for the beginner through the experienced knitter. All the materials; yarn, needles, notions and patterns can be obtained from ANW. We also have experienced staff that are happy to answer your questions and help you with your projects.  

We invite you to our shop at the address above and get what you need to create your next beautiful project.

Cat Mountain Swing Vest
This beautiful pattern was created by Kimberly Perkins. This fun vest looks great with jeans or with evening wear. The sample pictured is knitted with 1000 yards of Cat Mountain Fusion yarn and US8 and US10 needles. The pattern is free on Ravelry or at the shop.

Find Your Fade

Create this beautiful Andrea Mowry shawl, Find Your Fade. This asymmetrical shawl is a blend of seven different fingering weight yarns, (sample pictured used Baah, Whimsical and Malabrigo yarns). You will need 1500-1600 yards of yarn and US 4 needles. The pattern can be purchased on Ravelry or at the shop.
                                                                                                          Indulgence Mini Shawl
Come make the beautiful Indulgence Mini shawl from the KFI Luxury Collection. Each kit contains four colors, 153yds each, of fingering weight superwash wool. We have 4 luscious colorways for you to choose from. This shawl is an easy, fast, knit and perfect for the beginning knitter.
Summer Shoulder Shawl
A Knitted Shoulder Shawl
This beautiful shawl is wonderful for the spring and summer weather. It's comfortable out in the heat and perfect for the air conditioned inside. This shawl is made with DK weight yarn and is worked from the bottom up. This pattern is an easy knit that is great for the beginning knitter. 
                                                                You'll Look Fabulous In This Lacy Shawl and Hood
Knitted Cowl And Hood
This beautiful lace pattern from Jane Elliot is perfect for the intermediate to advanced knitter. The pattern requires 700 yards of DK weight yarn. ANW has a wonderful selection of DK yarns that would be perfect for this project.



                                                                             Cottage Highland Shawl

Scottish Higlands Shawl

The Scottish Highlands Shawl (from the Celtic Shawl Collection of Kay Hopkins) is worked end-to-end in a completely seamless manner. This design was inspired by a very memorable visit to some incredible, ancient Abbey ruins in Scotland.This pattern is made with Malabrigo yarn and we have a large selection of those yarns. There are size and design options included in the pattern so that you can personalize it for you and your yarn choice. Make it with or without the eyelet lace insert ribbons, make it in one color or several, and choose subtle or stunning contrast colors.

Yarn Required: 
One Color Scheme: 430 – 500 yards Larger size: 936 yds 856m
Two Color Scheme: MC – 250 yds 275m; CC - 250 yds 237m 500 yards 440m total. Larger size: MC – 520 yds 475m; CC - 415 yds 380m 935 yards 854m total.

Mountain Colors Knitted Shawlettemountain Colors Knitted Shawl
The newest addition to the Auburn Needleworks yarn family is Mountain Colors. This beautiful yarn is in 10 vibrant colors. The above shawlette is made with Mountain Color yarn. visit our store and we will be happy to show you how to make it.
                                                               Reyna ShawlettePicture of A Knittet Reyna Shawlett
The lovely Reyna Shawlett is knitted with 380-420 yards of fingering weight yarn. This pattern is perfect for solid and variegated yarns. the pattern is free on Ravelry.
                                                               Foolproof CowlFoolproof Knitted CowlThis knitted cowl has proven very popular among our knitters. We can provide you with the pattern and all the supplies you need to create this elegant cowl.