Pattern Roundup

cascade 220 superwash wool

Hunting for the Perfect Cabled Beanie Pattern

Surprise - a friend is coming to visit for his birthday. So I'm on the hunt for the perfect cabled…
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A hat which looks like a bunny on polka dot gift wrap. Baby hats are great Last minute knitted gift ideas

Very Last Minute Knitted Gifts

I'm not talking last minute knitted gifts like, "Oh I should make something for that birthday next week." Really last…
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Being cute in the cutest cloche hat pattern

Is this the Cutest Cloche Hat Pattern Ever?

Okay, how adorable does this hat look? I think Regina might be the cutest cloche hat pattern.  Excuse the face I'm…
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Completed handknit socks

How to Knit Toe Up Socks

I think that every knitter should know how to knit toe up socks. I'm biased: I learned how to knit…
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Cable detail on my chunky cable knit sweater

Finished Object: Lia Chunky Cable Knit Sweater

There's something about knitting a chunky cable knit sweater which just feels so Autumnal. I cast on Lia when there was…
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Travel Knitting – Helix Striped “Landscape” Socks

Let's face it. The best part of travel knitting is the travel. I've been lucky enough to travel a lot…
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Cropped cardigan knitting pattern

Dropped and Cropped Cardigan

What's cuter than a cropped cardigan? A lace cropped cardigan, that's what. This cardigan came about because I had exactly…
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half circle wedding shawl knitting pattern

Amazing Lace – Wedding Shawl Pattern Inspiration

If you ask me, the hunt for a wedding shawl pattern is a lot harder than a hunt for a wedding dress!…
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thrummed slippers in knitting

Thrummed Slippers, and Being Bad At Knitting

This post is mostly about thrummed slippers, but I also want to talk about being bad at knitting. Remember these knit…
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Baby shower gift - hand knit booties

Baby Shower Gift – Saartje’s Booties

What's a cutest baby shower gift than a pair of handknitted booties? They're so tiny and soft, and everyone can…
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Handknit baby gift set - knitted baby booties and hat

Apple of My Eye Baby Hat and Booties

Good friends have happy news - after trying for a while, they've fallen pregnant. This is wonderful, and I know…
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Colourwork mittens for men

Picking up a Dropped Stitch in Finished Knitting

Picking up a dropped stitch in your knitting is easy enough when the piece is on your needles. You simply…
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