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eBook : 3 patterns

Three top down hats with clever brimmage.

eBook : 2 patterns

Ilma Hat & Ilma Mittens were a special design for Villavyyhti’s Great Finnish Yarn Club Autumn 2013.

eBook : 3 patterns

Three sideways, knit-in-one-piece shawls

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Callisto Hat is a squishy, entirely reversible hat worked in a twisted rib and with just a touch of colourwork.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Kaul Toque has a crown of glory and a bit of a swagger.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Simple Ziggurhat is pleasing in its simplicity and knits up quickly.
Knitting: Gloves, Fingerless Gloves
Mio is a funky little glove – or fingerless mitt with squiggly cable that snakes its way up the hand inside a purled panel. The cable can be worked in a contrasting colour or not, worked on just one glove, or omitted altogether for a more basic glove or mitt. But I’d keep it… it’s fun!
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Buy all 4 Caesuras together for €15 (+VAT)
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Buy all 4 Caesuras together for €15 (+VAT)
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Buy all 4 Caesuras together for €15 (+VAT)
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
non troppo is a dream of cloudy lightness and funky elegance, inspired by ma non troppo, a recent Ziggurat pullover I knitted for my mum.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A-Side is an easy knit with enough textural and semi-lacy interest to keep your knitting mojo going.
Knitting: Pullover
ma non troppo is an elegant tailored pullover that plays with textures and airy lightness.
Knitting: Pullover
Baby Simple is the mini me version of Simple Ziggurat.
Knitting: Pullover
Child Simple is the mini me version of Simple Ziggurat.
Knitting: Cowl
Kaul is a generous, textured top down cowl that flares slightly toward the bottom
Knitting: Cardigan
Bambasala is an Aran weight Cardigan with sneaky pockets – they’re double knitted but there are also instructions for simpler inline pockets (tutorial link).
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Quadratura (circularis) Scarf is a textured, squishy easy-to-knit scarf or wrap that would look good any woman, man, or child.
Knitting: Pullover
This is the Aran version of Simple Ziggurat and shares its pleasing characteristics, that is…
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
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Knitting: Cowl
Mysteriosa Cowl is a cosy, textured cowl knitted top down in one piece with a slight flaring toward the bottom.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This shawl was inspired by the yarn, Milburn from Eden Cottage, a lovely blend of Bluefaced Leicester and silk, spun and dyed in the UK.
Knitting: Pullover
Filijokus has stripes in at least two directions, a generous neckline, some waist and bust shaping, and even a little coin pocket.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Mysteriosa was the first ever knitalong from Åsa Tricosa! (ended June 28, 2014)
Knitting: Cardigan
Marja-Stina is now available.
Knitting: Cardigan
Beyond the Wild Wood is a wrap yourself in comfort cardigan to live in.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Originally designed for Villavyyhti’s Great Finnish Yarn Club Autumn 2013
Knitting: Mittens
Originally designed for Villavyyhti’s Great Finnish Yarn Club Autumn 2013
Knitting: Cowl
A rhythmic mix of mesh and arching cathedral window cables give Loggia an elegant and comfortable shape.
Knitting: Mittens, Fingerless Gloves
Bim is a happy mitt or mitten that is worked from the top down starting with a super-simple winding cast on (brief tutorial in pattern – longer here).
Knitting: Mittens, Fingerless Gloves
Simsala is a top-down mitten (or mitt) in quick-knitting DK.
Knitting: Cardigan
Bajads is a tailored cardigan with both waist shaping and a relaxed, swingy fit thanks to the triangle detail in the back.
Knitting: Pullover
This is a slightly boxy comfortable pullover to live in or mess about in.
Knitting: Pullover
Stripes Ahoy! is a tailored pullover with a high, wide neckline, boatneck style, and set-in sleeves.
Knitting: Cardigan
Strrripes is constructed on the Ziggurat principle as are all my sweaters and cardigans right now. I can’t imagine knitting any other way. For the moment.
Knitting: Pullover
Available in Japanese at Atelier Knits
Knitting: Pullover
Necessity is the mother of invention – the triangle sleeve was invented to stretch 3 skeins to make a sweater. It worked!
Knitting: Pullover
Simple and straightforward knitting with bold colour blocks and simple, pleasing lines – Simple!
Knitting: Cardigan
Tric is available in German and English.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A solid wrap with bold, graphic lines, Tanjong Pagar is worked sideways in wedges divided by contrasting spokes and a ruffled edge which is worked in intarsia as you go.
Knitting: Cardigan
Tricsi fastens with one button and is knitted in one piece from a provisional cast-on at the centre back collar down to the hem, collar, front bands and all.
Knitting: Cardigan
Koronki is a dreamy and elegant cardigan with a flattering, relaxed drape that hints at curves without clinging.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This lovely stole is a riff on Bakau and Jamie’s Shawl -- some swags, a little mesh, some fabulous, billowy borders. Serangoon is quite lacy, almost ornate and yet it has a contemporary stylised look.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Elegant and stylish with a spectacular lace border, this top-down semi-circularish shawl transitions from stocking stitch to the billowing border all in single rows. A lacy edging is knitted along as you go. Shaping is made by paired increases -- for comparison: Tiong Bahru1 is a bit more crescent-y than Bakau.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Prize Draw Update: The winner of these skeins of Faery Wings skeins has been announced here.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Ifigenia was first released as a Limited Edition Posh Yarn Kit in July 2011.
Knitting: Cowl
Quadratura (circularis) Cowl 1 is knitted in the round, bottom to top
Knitting: Cowl
The squishy and comfortable Growl Cowl is knitted flat in one piece, sideways, and will be loved by the women and the men in your life. You’ll love it too!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Zenaura is perhaps a hybrid of the Isaura and the Zenobia patterns. Or a mish mash of all my sideways shenanigans.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This is a simple design to show off a magic yarn (it seems to beckon John Bauer’s fairies and princesses).
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
The idea for this shawl materialized while I was winding the skeins on das Autobahn… on June 9 or so.( I may delay getting my driver’s license renewed… the passenger seat is conducive to knitting)
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Arietta is a little wisp of a thing. Or not. In bright orange it becomes rather more of an exclamation mark.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Atalanta is the sassy, spunky, spurned sister in Händel’s opera, Xerxes.
Knitting: Cowl, Fingerless Gloves
Cowl & mitts with squishy texture
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A sideways, elegant, leafy shawl, knitted in one piece
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Another sideways, all-in-one construction a sister for Galathea and Poppea
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A sideways somewhat lacy shawl(ette)
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Simple Sideways Elegance
Knitting: Pullover
This is a sweater/pullover version of the p/hop baby kimono, stina.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
UPDATED and recharted April 28 2015
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
A use-up-the-entire-skein(-if-you-like) pattern.
Knitting: Gloves, Fingerless Gloves
Io is a happy glove that can be knit with colours in reverse for each hand – or not.
Knitting: Gloves, Fingerless Gloves
c a l l i s t o
Knitting: Pullover
Knit sideways and designed for no seaming (ok, perhaps a few stitches on the shoulder).
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Version 1.1 corrects two errors spotted by finismama.
Knitting: Gloves
An improvised, fair-isle design. I made it up as I went.