Tag Archive: knit

Free Project – Knitted Teddy Bear Set

Free Project – Knitted Teddy Bear Set

PATTERN DETAILS You won’t be able to resist making this cute and cuddly knitted teddy bear set. I have always loved soft toys, especially teddy bears, so I thought I would make one come to life! This set is the perfect winter accessory for all ages, and could be made in any colourway you like. […]

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Stripey Tube Scarf

Our nuts-for-stripes Stripey Tube Scarf can go in so many directions… Young and fun, bold…

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Stripey Tube Scarf

Our nuts-for-stripes Stripey Tube Scarf can go in so many directions… Young and fun, bold…

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Stripey Tube Scarf

Our nuts-for-stripes Stripey Tube Scarf can go in so many directions… Young and fun, bold…

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Knit Skirt to T-Shirt Refashion

Today’s quick and easy tutorial walks you through the steps of turning that skirt you no longer wear into a t-shirt you’ll never stop wearing!  The best part?  No hemming!  Let’s make that skirt to t-shirt happen: Here is the knit maxi skirt I started with.  It’s a cotton/modal/spandex knit blend with some fun stripes […]

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Knit Skirt to T-Shirt Refashion

Today’s quick and easy tutorial walks you through the steps of turning that skirt you no longer wear into a t-shirt you’ll never stop wearing!  The best part?  No hemming!  Let’s make that skirt to t-shirt happen: Here is the knit maxi skirt I started with.  It’s a cotton/modal/spandex knit blend with some fun stripes […]

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Gentle Giant Blankets in New Colors

We are so taken with our new Gentle Giant colors that we want to recreate…

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Updated Union St. Tee Pattern Review

I’m sure you’ve seen by now, but Hey June Patterns recently released their updated Union St. Tee pattern.  The Union St. Tee is one of our FAVORITE t-shirt patterns, and we’ve made lots and lots of them.  Here is the first one we blogged, and here is the most recent one we blogged. So for the […]

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Julie Hoover for Purl Soho: Olson

If, like me, your favorite shirts are loose with a generous armhole depth, when you…

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Completed: The Martine Sweater

It’s been a minute since I posted a knitting project, but that doesn’t mean I ever stopped knitting! I took some time off from knitting sweaters (other than my yearly OAL makes!) and have spent a couple of months furiously knitting socks. I love handknit socks – I love making them, I love traveling with […]

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Color Tipped Scarf in Gentle Giant

Who can resist a scarf knit up in something called Gentle Giant? And who doesn’t…

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Jumbo Capelet

You can make this little Jumbo Capelet in about the time it takes to say…

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Closet Case Patterns Ebony Dress

My serger is currently on the fritz so I haven’t been sewing as much, and what I have been sewing are gifts. And since I can’t really share those, I guess I’ll catch up on a few unblogged projects… This is… Continue Reading

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Aldaia Dress from Pauline Alice, Version 2 for winter

There are a lot of sewing pattern companies and designers to choose from, and I generally stick to my personal favorites, which these days are Vogue patterns, New Look and Burda (which is a new development in the past couple of years but I’m now a fan)…

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Top-Down Circular Yoke Pullover

In the less-is-more department: Our very pretty, pared-down, delightfully soft Top-Down Circular Yoke Pullover. When…

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Mini Herringbone Scarf in Understory

As its name so plainly suggests, a herringbone pattern mimics the bones of a fish…

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Mini Herringbone

This is a beautiful stitch pattern with an all-over texture that alludes to a classic…

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Jumbo Garter Scarf

Snow tomorrow, scarf today. So much drama with so little effort… You can knit our…

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Elementary Wrap

Sometimes you just want to knit. You want to take your eyes off your project,…

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Work uniform, Fall 2017

So a couple of years ago, I loved the pencil skirt with fine-gauge sweater (with scarf and boots) for work.  This year, I can feel a new uniform developing: the pencil skirt with high-waisted “sweater” (with cute flats and statement necklace or brooch). 

I had to make some fit adjustments to the original pattern, but this skirt is the same pattern I drafted in my patternmaking class

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Rhonda’s Draped Cowl Sleeve – A Few Notes and Pictures

All summer it’s when a challenge to schedule photo shoots with my daughter photographer due to work schedules and other activities. But slowly and surely I’m trying to catch up with posting pictures of the garments that I’ve made this year.Today I wan…

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Rhonda’s Draped Cowl Sleeve – A Few Notes and Pictures

All summer it’s when a challenge to schedule photo shoots with my daughter photographer due to work schedules and other activities. But slowly and surely I’m trying to catch up with posting pictures of the garments that I’ve made this year.Today I wan…

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Top-Down Ear Flap Hat

What winter demands is a hat that does the job of keeping your head and…

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Lifted Increases (RLI + LLI)

The Lifted Increase method is also known as a Raised Increase, and even sometimes as…

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Tomato Red Bold – Vogue 9239 In Review

Red and Orange are two of my favorite colors.  Both are bold and vibrant. I love wearing these colors and hope to add more red and orange to my wardrobe during the fall and winter seasons.  So today, I’m happy to share my newest dress made wi…

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2 Lane Raglans for Fall (and a surprise…)

Recently Mountain Maker Fabrics had a Lane Raglan sew along.  And if you’ve been here any time at all, you know our love for the Lane Raglan and all Hey June Patterns.  If you haven’t, it’s huge.  Glacial.  Of course we couldn’t miss the chance to make another Lane Raglan.  Or two.  Plus a Camden […]

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Braided Rib Wrap

There’s a time for the diaphanous neckerchief, but winter is not one of them. For…

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Braided Ribbing

Braided Ribbing Stitch is a beautiful cable stitch that you work right on the needles,…

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Thorn Stitch Cowl

Thorns and knitting may not traditionally be friends, but just look at the beautiful maze…

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Free Project – Riley headband

Free Project – Riley headband

PATTERN DETAILS This is knitting pattern for headband Riley. Knitted with medium weight yarn, seamed at the back and decorated with small pom-poms. A suitable pattern for a beginner as it is knitted with basic and in the pattern, there are no abbreviations used. Cute headband for a little girl:) Materials: Aran (8 wpi) that […]

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