Knitted Edging Patterns

A free knitting pattern for a lace knitted edging. This sample was knit using 3 ply hemp in bleached white. This edging is worked crosswise. Cast on 9 sts. Row 1 Knit 9 sts. Row 2 Sl1, K2, (K2 tog, yo)twice, K1, yo, K1 Row 3 Knit across (10 sts) Row 4 Sl1, K1, (K2 … Continue reading “Knitted Edging Patterns”

Fingerless mittens

Here are some free patterns for knitting fingerless mittens Kids Fingerless Mittens Knit these up in an evening using variegated yarns. Knoon Designs Fingerless mittens knit in worsted weight yarn. Learn How to Knit Fingerless Mittens These mittens are reversible – knit in reverse stocking stitch and twisted moss stitch. 2 Hour Fingerless Mitten Pattern … Continue reading “Fingerless mittens”

Simple Scarf Knitting Pattern

This is a super simple scarf pattern – designed for the beginner knitter – or those more experienced who like to knit scarves with bulky yarns. I have designed this knitting pattern to work with my hand spun yarns – but it will work fine with any chunky weight yarn. This scarf knitting pattern uses … Continue reading “Simple Scarf Knitting Pattern”

Knit Santa Pattern

Christmas is fast approaching, so time to start making your Christmas crafts. Here is a free knitting pattern for making a Santa Claus doll. The body has been handknit using pure DK weight wool and size 4mm knitting needles. I have used merino wool roving for the body stuffing, so that this can be felted … Continue reading “Knit Santa Pattern”

Felt Mitts Knitting Pattern

This is a knitting pattern for making handfelted wool mittens using handspun yarn. I used handspun merino wool and felted the mittens after knitting. I also added a trim to the cuff of the mittens using Sami-style woven braid. You could also embroider a design into the edge. I have a fairly small hand – … Continue reading “Felt Mitts Knitting Pattern”

Knitting Pattern: Raglan Sweater

This is a hand knit sweater pattern that I designed for use with my handspun Shetland wool. I designed the pattern using knitting software by This knitting pattern makes a raglan sleeve jumper and is knit on circular needles from the bottom up. It is knit in a simple stocking stitch, but you can … Continue reading “Knitting Pattern: Raglan Sweater”

Knitting Patterns Riblines

A knitting pattern chart – Rib lines – knit with handspun Shetland wool

Shetland square charts

Here are the knitting charts for my Shetland squares knitted afghan. Cable Wobble Holey Lace Rib Twist Rib Lines Hand spinning Shetland Wool Knitting Books Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & Updated Knitting For Beginners: The A-Z Guide to Have You Knitting in 3 Days (Includes 15 Knitting Patterns) Knitter’s Handy Book … Continue reading “Shetland square charts”