Patterns

Doppelt Hat and Mitts

I named this pattern “Doppelt”, which means “double” in German – it is a double-warm hat, and two hats in one. The free pattern includes links to a three-part video tutorial (below) and a bonus mitts pattern. Size: Women’s average (for a slightly larger or smaller fit, use a larger or smaller needle size) Needles: […]

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Plumo Gradient Scarf

Many thanks to Zen Yarn Garden for sponsoring this free pattern and video tutorial! You can see their Gradient Yarn Sets here. The set I used in my scarf is called Storm Time. Size: 9 inches wide by 56 inches long (23cm x 142cm) Needles: Size US 3 (3.25mm), circulars or straight needles, size US […]

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Sling Heel Socks

I am happy to present the best fitting socks I have ever designed, Sling Heel Socks. The pattern includes instructions for both DK/Sport and Fingering (sock) weight yarns, and includes a free video tutorial that demonstrates the techniques used in the pattern. You can see the video further down in this post. Pattern + video […]

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Bento Box Quilt, Part 2, Pattern & Video Tutorial

This pattern is a FREE RAVELRY DOWNLOAD. Be sure to watch Part 1 of the video tutorial, which includes an explanation of the construction of the blanket. When you click through to download your pattern, you’ll also see the free coloring page available. Size: 60″ square, (152 cm) Needles: Size 10.5 US (6.5mm) 24″ circulars […]

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Hygge Feet Cabled Booties

Warm feet are hygge feet! These booties, sized for both women and men, are quick to knit in bulky yarn. They are worked toe-up, using German Short Rows instead of wraps & turns. Sizes: Women or Men, average foot width, any shoe size Needles: Set of size US 9 (5.5mm) double-pointed needles Yarn: Two 100 […]

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Frango Sampler Scarf

A sampler scarf that is interesting for the knitter, and a good scarf for either men or women. The free three-part tutorial covers the provisional cast-on, changing colors, three-needle bind off, adding the fringe, and more. Scroll down to get your free pattern and to see the video. Size: 8.5” x 66” (22cm x 168cm), […]

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Felted Christmas Stocking

Size: After felting, about 16” long from cuff to toe, about 8” wide at cuff Needles: Size US 10.5 (6.5 mm) 24” circular needle, size US 10.5 (6.5 mm) double-pointed needles Yarn: 100% NON-superwash bulky wool (see note below on yarn choices and amounts) Additional Materials: tapestry needle for weaving in ends Gauge: 3.5 stitches […]

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Color My Cowl Tutorial

Color My Cowl is a good introduction to fair isle knitting. In the video, I demonstrate the basic techniques used for this and all stranded knitting projects. Free pattern, free coloring page, and free three-part video tutorial.

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Tunisian Crochet Shaker Dishcloths

Tunisian Shaker Dishcloths, inspired by my knit version. No Tunisian Crochet experience necessary – you don’t really even need a special Tunisian Crochet hook! Pattern includes instructions for coasters, as well as info on modifying to any size. This pattern is a FREE RAVELRY DOWNLOAD, to accompany the video tutorial, below. Size: Finished dishcloth is […]

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