Handy Kitty

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Crochet: Applique / Embellishment
Use your left-over yarns and turn a pair of old denim jeans into a fun cross-body bag with a colorful granny heart.
Knitting: Pullover
If you are new to circular yoke knitting, this will be a good pattern to start with :)
Knitting: Pullover
A boho-chic top with an interesting twist, Raven is a knit pullover with pretty decorative crochet details. Its plain stockinette stitches are contrasted by the lacy edgings and a diamond motif in form of a granny square. A simple crew neck model with fitted sleeves, it is loosely knitted with 2 strands of lace weight yarn (alpaca wool + mohair...
Knitting: Pullover
A relax-fit sweater with high neck, Harvest is knitted in classic cable patterns on a background of basket weave stitches. To add some contrasting details, eyelet stitches are embedded on the bodice and sleeves. Instead of the usual ribs, the hem and high neck is knitted in a simple twisted rib pattern, adding a little extra to this textured kn...
Crochet: Cowl
Get started for the holiday season! This crochet cowl is worked in the round in a simple fan pattern, it really doesn’t get much easier and quicker than this :) Use a self-striping variegated yarn for the colorful stripes of the cowl.
Knitting: Cowl, Beanie, Toque
Despite its appearance, this matching set with neck warmer, wristers and beanie is knitted with only 2 strands of yarn: a solid main solid color (MC) and a contrast variegated color (CC), in a pretty rose/heart fair isle pattern, plus a simple picot edging for a feminine touch on the neck warmer and wristers.
Crochet: Cardigan
This is your classic Chanel inspired cardigan, with open front, set-in sleeves and cropped bodice. The fur trim along the edges is crocheted with surface slip stitch in a fur yarn.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Knit this triangle shawl with lacy edges - in one piece! Perfect if you don’t like to purl, all stitches are knitted, including the lace edge all around the shawl.
Crochet: Pullover
Sofia is a 70’s inspired tunic with wavy stripes in earthy tones. The main part of the front and back yoke is made up of motifs in a lacy hexagon pattern. Following the natural form of the motifs, you continue with chevron pattern into the bodice.The sleeves are then worked from the armholes to corresponding chevron patterns on the lower part. ...
Knitting: Pullover
Dagmar is a cable knit sweat - with a twist. The cable patterns move across the bodice, and then follow the raglan decreases in the yoke, to form a curve around the body - a simple trick to add some interesting detail to a ordinary crew neck sweater.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves, Beret, Tam
Fair isle fun for autumn! Knit in 2 strands of yarn in the round. To get the rounded shape of the beret, block the hat with soft filling (I used plastic bags formed to fit the hat shape).
Knitting: Cardigan
Camden is a v-neck cardi with a pretty eyelet pattern. The back and front pieces are worked in the flat - in one piece, which means no side seams to sew. With its simple pattern and worsted weight, this will be a quick project to knit and a staple in your wardrobe. :)
Crochet: Tote
Loretta is a seamless tote bag crocheted in the round, with rounded bottom, textured fan pattern, contrasting stripes of neon pink on the top edge, and shoulder straps that double as draw-string closure.
Crochet: Animal Toy, Tutorial, Baby Blanket
Hug me is a baby blanky knitted with a soft boucle yarn and finished with a crochet edging, and the cutest teddy bear in one corner. The teddy is crocheted in the classic amigurumi style - with a little twist, I flattened the head and tummy so that they stay flat on the surface of the blanky, with the arms and legs hanging and reaching out, it ...
Crochet: Applique / Embellishment
Have fun with these crochet letters - as appliques to embellish your cloths, bags, jeans, and why not your converse chucks? :)
Knitting: Pullover
A basic crew-neck sweater for your little one - Rasmus is knitted with 2 contrasting blues in blocks and stripes, which form the perfect background for the crochet appliques: a little house with chimney by the sea, a red car, a tree and white clouds in the sky.
Crochet: Containers
Amigurumi is not just for softies, you can make these amigurumi styled baskets/holders with your left over cotton yarn. Meet panda, piggy and frog - these cute baskets are crocheted in the round, with ears/eyes sewn on top. They will hold your hooks, needles, pens, cellphone and keys, and why not your house plant? :)
Knitting: Messenger Bag
Rachel is a messenger bag with long shoulder strap. It has a lacy knitted square motif on each side. The bottom and top edge is crocheted to stabilize the knitted fabric, but it can also be knitted in garter sts if you prefer knitting. The shoulder strap can be knitted as an icord.
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
From the wavy lace edge on bottom hem to the pretty lace pattern at round yoke, Tilda is knitted in one piece. Since the length is slight longer than usual - hitting just below hip, I’ve shaped the bodice with a nice and flattering waist. Knitted edging is added for perfectly smooth armholes.
Crochet: Pullover
Mori is a crochet top inspired by the cool summer woodland of the North. It has an easy, slightly over-sized shape, with lacy patterns that are worked in layers of different motifs and mesh stitches. It is completely seamless, since you join as you go.
Crochet: Applique / Embellishment
The easiest way to adorn a plain tank top? By adding the lovely Daisy flowers and leaves trim!
Knitting: Collar
Isla is a collar knitted in a lacy garter pattern stitch. It can be use to embellish neckline or hem for tops and skirts, anywhere you want to get that dainty lacy look for your clothing.
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
Maira is a knit shrug with a feminine touch. It’s lacy patterns are contrasted by a crochet shell edging, plus a pretty crochet rose for the little something extra. The simple design of the bodice is fast to work up - yet with a flattering shape that fits easily.
Knitting: Edging
NOTE: This pattern is for the yoke and the edging on a top sewn with fabric, not for the whole top in knitted fabric.
Knitting: Cardigan
Heather is a classic round yoke cardigan - but it also can be used as a pullover when you turn it over, it’s a versatile piece of clothing for spring and summer.
Crochet: Edging
Keila is a summer top with a crochet yoke and hem edging. The yoke is crocheted with 3 squares plus 2 triangles on each of back and front piece. The squares and triangles are joined as they are crocheted.
Crochet: Cardigan
This is an open front cardigan, with rounded hem at front, featuring pineapple patterns against a background of plain double crochet sts at lower part of the cardigan. The back, front and arms are worked from bottom up, ending with raglan shaping in a fan pattern. Then you finish off with a shawl collar around back and front piece in fan patter...