Free Patterns

Shadow Checkerboard Baby Blanket

In this video I demonstrate the shadow/illusion knitting in the Shadow Checkerboard Baby Blanket, sponsored by Kraemer Yarns. Get your free pattern here on Ravelry, add it to your queue! The yarn for this blanket (over 70 colors!) can be found here. The colors I used in my blanket and samples are: Sprout & Buttercream, […]

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Wonderful Woolly Sweater

To get your free pattern from LoveKnitting, visit their website here. The Paintbox Yarns Wool Mix Chunky yarn can be found here (check out all the colors!). The yarn color I used in my sweater is Vintage Pink. The other colors I show in the video are Sailor Blue, Buttercup Yellow, Pillar Red, Marine Blue, […]

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Double-Thick Cuff Hat

My Christmas present to you – free hat pattern and tutorial (scroll down for video). You’re getting your gift early, just in case you want to knit a few of these up for gifts. Sizes: Small/Medium and Medium/Large (the cuff is very stretchy, S/M will fit most women, and M/L will fit most men) Needles: […]

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Wrapped in Brioche Shawl

To get your yarn and free pattern, visit the Zen Yarn Garden website. You can add this pattern to your Ravelry queue here. Size: There is enough yarn to make a massive shawl, if you like! The finished shawl in the photo is 43″ wide by 28″ long at the center spine. Needles: Size US […]

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The Tempestry Project

In this video, I run through the techniques used in The Tempestry Project, a knit-along art project to record daily high temps for any year. The Tempestry Project website. Important links: The Tempestry Project free pattern The Tempestry Project Etsy store, where you can get kits and color cards The VeryPink Knits Podcast episode that […]

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Zaden Spring Shawl

A “sweater alternative” for spring, this shawl is knit using KPC’s new Lovat yarn – a gorgeous blend of cotton, cashmere, and silk. This pattern is a FREE RAVELRY DOWNLOAD. You can add this pattern to your Ravelry queue here. KPC now has two websites, a new Canadian website to serve North America, and the […]

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Orb-It Knit Ball

Get creative and use this simple ball pattern in endless ways! Experiment with different yarns, colors, stripes, and stuffings to make baby toys, dog toys, Christmas ornaments, juggling balls, hacky-sacks, etc. This pattern is a FREE RAVELRY DOWNLOAD. You can add this pattern to your Ravelry queue here. Size: Size depends on the yarn weight […]

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Zen Yarn Garden Chevron Baby Blanket

Soft, smushy baby blanket in gorgeous hand-dyed bulky yarn, for a special baby! This pattern is simple enough for newer knitters; and a fun and quick knit for more experienced knitters. Free Ravelry download, free video tutorial. You can add this pattern to your Ravelry queue here. Size: 36” square (92cm square) Needles: Size US […]

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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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