Paintbox Wrap kit

  • There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.
    –Jane Austen

    Sometimes, all you need to feel delightfully happy are the comforts of being at home and a soothing knitting project.

    Paintbox Wrap is all of these things: simple, easy knitting, delightful color changes, and the perfect shape to wrap around yourself for warmth and color.

    Inspired by Jane Austen and her ability to take ordinary life and make it extraordinary, the wrap is a simple shape: a rectangle knit on the bias to form a parallelogram.

    The stitches are simple, yet satisfying. Ordinary increases, decreases and yarn-overs create a gently waving lace pattern inspired by some of Jane's own needlework, separated by bands of garter stitch.

    With a colorful set of mini-skeins and your favorite neutral, Paintbox becomes a satisfyingly complex project, full of color and style—like Jane’s deceptively domestic novels, where there is so much more than meets the eye.

    Details about what's in the kit on tab 2 (above).

  • Your kit includes all the yarn you need to make Paintbox in exactly the colors and size shown. You'll receive:

    Immediate PDF download plus a Ravelry code in your kit box

    All the yarn you need to knit Paintbox:

    Option 1:  a full skein of "Great Highway" our mid-tone grey coordinating neutral and 7 mini-skeins in the original colors.

    Option 2: a full skein of "Mr. Tumnus" a dark grey coordinating neutral and 7 mini-skeins in the original colors.


    This will create the medium size wrap.

    House Blend no. 1
    80% superwash merino, 10% cashmere, 10% nylon
    Fingering weight
    415 yards | 100 grams
    4-ply construction

  • Kits are ready to ship and you'll be able to cast on within a few days.

    The finished wrap and yarn requirements are:

    Medium | MC: 415 yards | CC: 7 mini-skeins, 25g/100 yards each
    ~1150 yards total
    116 inches from tip to tip and 15 inches deep
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Love love love

Everything about this kit is beautiful-just like ALL the kits fromLittle Skein. Beautifully packaged, designed, and created. The yarn is soo yummy, you must have....

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Paintbox Wrap

Lovely kit! The yarn is so beautifully dyed and soft. I really appreciated the inclusion of a free extra pattern. I only wish I knew which color name went with which mini skein. All around great kit!

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M.M.
Paintbox Wrap

I love my Paintbox Wrap kit. The yarn is beautiful and I am eager to cast on this project.

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S.L.
Paintbox wrap kit

Beautifully packaged kit. The yarn is fabulous and is a delight to knit. It brings me such joy to be working on this project!

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J.O.
Paint Box Kit

I love this kit. All the different colors of yarn are beautiful and it's so nice and soft. Beautiful presentation and fast shipping. Everything I have ordered from Anne ( it's been a lot ) is top quality and is always a treat to receive. Thank you Anne !

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Based on 9 reviews
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J.S.
Love love love

Everything about this kit is beautiful-just like ALL the kits fromLittle Skein. Beautifully packaged, designed, and created. The yarn is soo yummy, you must have....

C
C.
Paintbox Wrap

Lovely kit! The yarn is so beautifully dyed and soft. I really appreciated the inclusion of a free extra pattern. I only wish I knew which color name went with which mini skein. All around great kit!

M
M.M.
Paintbox Wrap

I love my Paintbox Wrap kit. The yarn is beautiful and I am eager to cast on this project.

S
S.L.
Paintbox wrap kit

Beautifully packaged kit. The yarn is fabulous and is a delight to knit. It brings me such joy to be working on this project!

J
J.O.
Paint Box Kit

I love this kit. All the different colors of yarn are beautiful and it's so nice and soft. Beautiful presentation and fast shipping. Everything I have ordered from Anne ( it's been a lot ) is top quality and is always a treat to receive. Thank you Anne !