GIVEAWAY: Sheena Ewe Punk Rocker by At Knits End Yarn!

11 Apr

You know I love Kim who is the owner and dyer of At Knits End Yarns. I talk about her and her yarn ALL THE TIME. All the time! Kim was nice enough to donate a skein of her WONDERFUL yarn called Sheena Ewe Punk Rocker!


Kim describes the yarn as:

Do you ever get a song stuck in your head? And whatever you do, it just wont go away? I woke up singing Sheena is a punk rocker and it stayed with me though my crafty group, lunch with my daughter, and I sung it over every song on the radio. So I tried exorcising it onto a skein of yarn. Sheena is done in a 463yd skein of 75%BFL 25%nylon in black, grey and lavender. A badass punk rock colorway.

Sheena looks to me to be olive, darkest of dark purples, grey, and lavender. This rockin’ color reminds me of New York City streets and of CBGB! And if you looked at the Knitspiration post from Monday, you also know it reminds me of tons of punk things!

I’m currently having the pleasure of working with Sheena to make a bat shawlette for Miss Kim. It’s been a pure joy! Well, other than the fact that I mis-calculated and ran out of yarn so I had to unravel… BUT! Other than that, it’s been a pleasure working with this gorgeous colorway!


YOU! Yes, you! You can win a skein of fingering weight Sheena Ewe Punk Rocker by At Knits End yarns by commenting on this post. That’s it! Just comment! Winner will be chosen at random! This giveaway ends 4/18/12 (next Wednesday) at 9AM PST.

And if you don’t win, don’t worry! You can always purchase Miss Kim’s yummy smelling yarns here. Kim is also going to be at Clermont being awesome and vending April 21st at the Chancellor’s Sheep & Wool Showcase! Go visit her and give her a hug for me if you can!


76 Responses to “GIVEAWAY: Sheena Ewe Punk Rocker by At Knits End Yarn!”

  1. kristilynnmcd April 11, 2012 at 11:59 am #

    Yay!! A miss Kim and Miss Vicious giveaway!! *fingers crossed*

  2. Sarah Stewart (@sillygirlsarah) April 11, 2012 at 12:04 pm #

    I have two of these skeins about to wing their way to me. I simply adore her yarn. Here’s to hoping there’s a third!

  3. threadpanda April 11, 2012 at 12:04 pm #

    Oooh that’s rather pretty! I’m not allowed to buy new yarn, but I can always try to win new yarn! πŸ˜€

  4. Desiree Soucy April 11, 2012 at 12:06 pm #

    I love everything about this yarn, oh the things I could make!

  5. oneofthehive April 11, 2012 at 12:09 pm #

    I recently got 2 skeins of Kim’s “Jane, Ewe Ignorant Slut” colorway. Her yarn is EXQUISITE! I love it so much! It’s beautiful yarn and I can’t wait to get it on my needles.

    Thanks for the chance to win!!

    OneOfTheHive on Ravelry & Twitter

  6. Vicky April 11, 2012 at 12:09 pm #

    Awesome giveaway πŸ˜€
    That yarn looks stunning *dreams of all the things to knit*

  7. terry b April 11, 2012 at 12:19 pm #

    love at first sight!!

  8. Sarah April 11, 2012 at 12:20 pm #

    How funny! I just favorited this exact yarn on etsy. So beautiful!

  9. heatherlyb April 11, 2012 at 12:22 pm #

    I dig it! The Ramones are my fave so I must acquire this yarn! πŸ˜‰

  10. ashpags April 11, 2012 at 12:31 pm #

    Ooh, that colorway is gorgeous!

    Found you via a tweet from threadpanda. =)

  11. Esther Claude April 11, 2012 at 12:51 pm #

    Yeah, that’s it! Go visit here site…And then, what happens??? Well, you just want to buy everything! THAT’S what happens πŸ™‚ Seriously not only does Sheena rock but all the beauties in her shop do as well. And I am keeping my fingers crossed because I wan’t Sheena to come live with me, me, me!

  12. MishaRN April 11, 2012 at 1:25 pm #

    Gorgeous colorway. Now I have that song stuck in my head. Thanks for the ear worm!

  13. Diane April 11, 2012 at 1:47 pm #

    Big fan of Kim’s yarn – her colors are always fantastic!

  14. Rae April 11, 2012 at 1:49 pm #

    I think that would make some killer socks I like the colors.

  15. Adriene J (@adrienescouch) April 11, 2012 at 1:57 pm #

    I’m seriously in love with all her yarn. It even smells perfect. πŸ™‚

  16. Sandie Russo April 11, 2012 at 2:09 pm #

    Kim makes some great yarn! Thanks for the giveaway opportunity! πŸ˜€

  17. knit4keeps April 11, 2012 at 2:16 pm #

    wow. pretty colorway, definitely my aesthetic πŸ™‚ I need to check out her stuff NOW…

  18. Pixie April 11, 2012 at 2:43 pm #

    So pretty!

  19. yarnyenta April 11, 2012 at 2:47 pm #

    lovely colourway!

  20. The International Knitter of Mystery April 11, 2012 at 3:04 pm #

    Wow, that’s a gorgeous color way.

  21. kobuu April 11, 2012 at 3:19 pm #

    Love At Knit Yarns! Just got Ewe Light my Fire and cannot wait to make some kickass socks with it!

  22. Allie April 11, 2012 at 3:26 pm #

    The yarn is gorgeous, yes yes, but the name is amazing. πŸ™‚

  23. Jason L April 11, 2012 at 3:26 pm #

    The colors are always wonderful!

  24. JennQKW April 11, 2012 at 3:44 pm #

    it wuz warm. it’s high. i liek dis spot.

  25. knitandcompany (@knitandcompany) April 11, 2012 at 4:19 pm #

    Woohoo! Love the yarn! πŸ™‚

  26. Connie April 11, 2012 at 5:04 pm #

    Lovely yarn! I would use this for me!

  27. Jodie April 11, 2012 at 6:03 pm #

    Beautiful colourway!

  28. Sarah Landis April 11, 2012 at 6:12 pm #

    I would love to try this yarn

  29. kierya April 11, 2012 at 6:15 pm #

    Gorgeous!! I would love to make a shawl with that! πŸ™‚

  30. Amy W. April 11, 2012 at 8:09 pm #

    Hmm, I don’t think the “yarn moratorium” applies to winnings. That’s what I’m going to tell myself. (And glad to see I’m not the only one under restriction!)

  31. Natalie Jones April 11, 2012 at 8:13 pm #

    That yarn is so gorgeous! I love the colors!

  32. Carol April 11, 2012 at 9:44 pm #

    Ooooo, purply goodness. This yarn is really lovely.

  33. RV Espinosa (@rvespinosa) April 11, 2012 at 9:48 pm #

    Love the colors! I must have those πŸ˜€

  34. misschasse April 12, 2012 at 5:36 am #

    Oh la la… so pretty!

  35. Eloise April 12, 2012 at 6:20 am #

    I love the color of this yarn!

  36. claireejknits April 12, 2012 at 6:53 am #

    Smooshy pretty floofy yarn! I wantz! Please πŸ™‚

  37. lorraine April 12, 2012 at 8:16 am #

    its amazing!

  38. sydneypaige April 12, 2012 at 10:14 am #

    This yarn is GORGEOUS! I’m happy to say I’ve just found your blog and this giveaway – thank you so much for this opportunity!!! πŸ™‚

  39. librarygurl April 12, 2012 at 10:29 am #

    That’s pretty!

  40. Courtney April 12, 2012 at 10:41 am #

    That is beautiful.She has such awesome colors!

  41. Vicki April 12, 2012 at 12:10 pm #

    I must have the pretty yarnz!

  42. wyvernfriend (@wyvernfriend) April 12, 2012 at 2:06 pm #

    that is very beautiful yarn.

  43. Jillian April 12, 2012 at 2:07 pm #

    Oh god I want this! Purple has unexpectedly become my color lately. This yarn! I die.

  44. Alice C. April 12, 2012 at 2:52 pm #

    Hello! I would love the chance to win this yarn so I can try it out for myself! It looks gorge! And of course I love the whimsical names!

  45. Kitten With A Whiplash April 12, 2012 at 9:36 pm #

    If I ever get another black eye, I want it to look just like this yarn! It’s gorgeous. Thanks for the giveaway.

  46. Lynn April 13, 2012 at 6:48 am #

    Love this colorway! Thanks for giving us a chance to win it!

  47. puddytatpurr April 13, 2012 at 9:02 am #

    Ooooooh, a giveaway!

  48. aimers1212 April 13, 2012 at 9:35 am #

    Give away? WHY YES PLEASE!

  49. ikkinlala April 13, 2012 at 10:28 am #

    Pretty yarn!

  50. Sherri April 13, 2012 at 12:24 pm #

    That colorway is amazing…it practically gleams!

  51. Tina April 13, 2012 at 7:55 pm #

    I love Kim’s yarns! Thanks for such a great giveaway:)

  52. Anne Duffin (@anneduffin) April 14, 2012 at 10:33 am #

    The colours are absolutely beautiful!
    Ane I am an absolute sucker for a giveaway, I love them

  53. NotoriousJWC April 14, 2012 at 11:08 am #


  54. Russty Brazil April 14, 2012 at 2:36 pm #

    This is my first time reading your blog and I LOVE IT! Thank you for doing a giveaway. You and Miss Kim rock! I’ve had the pleasure of knitting with her yarn before and I have to say it’s beyond fabulous!

  55. Pam Gibson April 14, 2012 at 7:32 pm #

    Bee you tee full!!

  56. Patti B April 14, 2012 at 8:35 pm #

    Love love LOVE the colors!

  57. Tricia Tarrach April 14, 2012 at 8:48 pm #

    I’m in love! This yarn is almost sexual!

  58. AnnaK April 15, 2012 at 2:31 am #

    Wonderful colors !

  59. x716xknittax April 15, 2012 at 6:00 am #

    if i don’t win it, i’m going to have to buy it. *swoon!*

  60. Curls & Q April 15, 2012 at 8:07 pm #

    The colors are perfect! I’m a lavendar lady!

  61. BonnIe Sydora April 15, 2012 at 8:19 pm #

    So beautiful .. And I love the name!

  62. yarnadd1ct April 15, 2012 at 8:38 pm #

    Kim’s yarn is badass. I have a skein of her sockweight I treated myself to on my birthday, but can’t bring myself to use it. It’s too purty !

  63. justmyyarns April 15, 2012 at 10:26 pm #

    I love when knitting and punk come together! This is fab!

  64. toadslayer April 16, 2012 at 11:23 am #

    That yarn looks sooo nice.

  65. Imageek April 16, 2012 at 12:59 pm #

    Ooooooh, what a gorgeous looking yarn!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Mmmmmmmmm
    Imageek on Ravelry

  66. Megan April 16, 2012 at 4:45 pm #

    It’s beautiful…makes me think of all kinds of early 80s personalities. πŸ™‚

  67. Chelsea Wong April 16, 2012 at 6:23 pm #

    Awesome colorway! And I love how its working up. Thanks for the chance!

  68. craftink April 17, 2012 at 7:26 am #

    This yarn is really rock! I’d love to win it!

    craftink on raverly

  69. MichelleP April 17, 2012 at 10:43 am #

    This colorway is gorgeous! I’d love to win it!

  70. Krista April 17, 2012 at 11:21 am #

    This yarn has awesome spunk — perfect for an attention-getting scarf or shawl!

  71. Deb R April 17, 2012 at 12:40 pm #

    Are my chances better if I register late? Her yarns are really beautemous.

  72. nephele April 17, 2012 at 1:03 pm #

    Heh, I used to sing that song to myself every time I shaved half my hair off.

  73. Chris Hay April 17, 2012 at 2:05 pm #

    Oh, so pretty! ::swoon::

  74. Roberta April 17, 2012 at 5:42 pm #

    The color is absolutely beautiful!

  75. Anne April 18, 2012 at 6:26 pm #

    Awesome!!! I love the tones…great yarn…hope I win!


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    […] Today’s Knitspiration is all over the place. I started knitting Torrent by Lisa Mutch (which will be released soon!) after I finished doing my special bat shawl for Miss Kim from At Knits End Yarns using her beautiful Sheena Ewe Punk Rocker (did you know that Kim is giving a skein of it away? Check the last blog post!) […]

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