Category Archives: cowls

Swans Island Artisans at Work

Don’t forget to check out our event this Friday, October 24th at Portland Dry Goods! Swans Island Artisans, dyer Jackie Graf and weaving studio manager Laura Matthews, will be on-hand for demonstrations in spinning, dyeing, and weaving – all processes involved in making our beautiful blankets, throws, wraps, scarves and cowls. Jackie has been with […]

Fall Weekend Escapes in Maine

Weekend escapes about Maine in October are our favorite times of the year. The leaves turn delicious hues of red, gold, and orange, giving every town a vibrant glow. Pumpkins abound. And the colder days and nights call for light layers and hats. Swans Island cowls and scarves are perfect for fall days–crafted with the […]

Jimmy Beans Wool Knit-A-Long and Stitch Red

For all you knitters out there, Jimmy Beans Wool is hosting a Knit-A-Long featuring our very own Anna Cowl pattern.  A Knit-A-Long is a project-based knitting circle that is hosted among either local knitting groups or wider online communities.  This Knit-A-Long for the Swans Island Anna Cowl will be hosted on the Jimmy Beans Wool blog and on their Ravelry Discussion Board. For […]