Hilary Latimer

eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 6 patterns

Volume 1 of the Chrismitts Collection!

eBook : 6 patterns

Volume 2 of the Chrismitts Collection.

eBook : 4 patterns

The “Tri-Wizard Dragon hat Collection” was inspired by the wonderful dragons the collection is named for. The hats are as varied and fun as their name sakes and are sure to keep you both stylish and warm!

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This is the perfect hat for using up all those small balls of worsted weight yarn you’ve been hanging on to!
Knitting: Cowl
Knit flat from the bottom up, then joined in the round, this cozy kerchief cowl is perfect for keeping all those annoying gusts of wind out of the front of your jacket as you hurry to meet that perfect someone.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This is a fun pattern that’s rarely used anymore, I hope you enjoy it!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Welcome to The Knitting Game’s newest adventure, an epic event like no other, hosted, as always, on the Criminal Knits Group! All brand new for 2019, this time around we’ll be making a wrap.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A great way to use up small quantities of left-over yarn, this warm, cozy hat showcases three pretty patterns.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
I love this pattern! And despite the way it looks, it’s so easy to do! You’re going to love it!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
I love this hat so much I wear it all the time. You might find yourself falling in love with it, too and making more than one!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This is a great slouchie for using up those little balls of left-over yarn! The stripes are worked using the helix method. This is Hat #5 in the 12 Hats of Christmas KAL going on in the Criminal Knits…for the Serial Knitter in all of us. Group now. Come join us for all the fun!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The perfect hat for tucking your hair up in, especially if you have a lot of it!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This quick to knit little unisex beanie has a ribbed fake cable brim and knits up in a snap! Due to the stretchy nature of the ribbing, it fits a wide variety of head sizes from teen thru large adult.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This bargello flame stitch hat has so many possibilities! Go demure, go wild, use all your odds and ends. Make it a beanie or a slouch – you decide!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Dancing In The Dark is the March MKAL being hosted on the Criminal Knits…for the Serial Knitter in all of us. Group. Come join us for all the fun!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat is a fantastic way to use up all those tiny balls of worsted weight yarn you kept for some reason!
Knitting: Stocking
This fun hat is a ‘mini’ stocking hat, with a shorter ‘tail’ than you usually find. An asymmetrical cable wanders up the central panel to add interest.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This fun slouchy hat is a great way to use up small amounts of left over yarn from other projects.
Knitting: Cowl
This fabulous cowl lends itself to two different styles. For a less toasty, single width cowl, use 1 skein of a bulky yarn approx. 136 yds
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This lovely shawl will remind you of sun kissed beaches. It begins with a stockinette and garter stitch section that is a play on the tiny ridges you find across the sand in the early morning as high tide recedes, and ends with delicate eyelet sections that look like the foam on the tiny waves that lap the beach during the day.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This easy to knit triangular shawl has NO SSK’s just like the name says! How, you ask? Simple math!
Knitting: Cowl
This delightful little cowl is perfect for using up all those tiny balls of scrap yarn you have lying around!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This lovely shawl is the April KAL on the Wolle’s Yarn Creations Group. The KAL starts April 15th and the full pattern will be sent to you then. Please join us for all the fun!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This fun quick knit hat is literally knitted inside out!
Knitting: Cowl
Millenial is a super cool cowl that’s also a hat, making it the perfect accessory for everyday living. Simply loosen the draw string and tug it down for a cowl. Pull the draw string tight and pull it up for a hat! Awesome.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Such an awesome hat for your favorite nerd! This is what would happen if R2D2 and a Dalek got together! Whip this one up as either a beanie or a slouch.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Criminal Knits welcomes you to our annual New Year’s Eve MKAL!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque, Stocking
This cool stocking hat wears like a beanie but looks like a slouchie that fell into a bucket of stocking hat tails. Really!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Pumpkin Spice is a large crescent shaped shawl made up from different gansey patterns with a flowing lace edge and a picot bind off - perfect for wrapping up in now we’re having cooler weather!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The most “stylish” pony tail hat ever! This quick knit hat has so many possibilities just by changing the yarn you use for the brim!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This is hat #1 in the Twelve Hats of Christmas KAL on the Criminal Knits Group. Come join us each week as we add a new hat pattern for this annual event. The hats are easy to work up in a single week, so they make the perfect holiday gifts.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
“Seasons” Is an over sized 1/2 Pi Shawl, fondly referred to as a “House Cozy” on the Criminal Knits Group.
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
This fun summer top can be left open on the sides for a more airy feel or sewn to make it a shell. This is a very quick knit with an easy to remember pattern.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This sweet little crescent shawl is sure to chase those winter blues away!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A fun quick knit pattern perfect for cool nights in late spring or summer.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Welcome to the 2016 New Year’s Eve Criminal Knits MKAL - Nemesis!
Knitting: Stocking
This fun stocking cap is a great way to use up scrap yarn!
Knitting: Billed Hat
Full To The Brim is a sassy little number, with a brim “up front” and a dense pattern in the “main” body, this hat will keep you toasty warm in the worst of winds! Perfect for the upcoming winter.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Labyrinth is a quirky little hat. A little labor intensive, she’s well worth it! This hat is unisex and as written is a ladies medium. For a large man’s I suggest going up to a worsted weight yarn and larger needles since the pattern has a 40 stitch repeat.
Knitting: Hats - Other
Arrowhead Slouchie is another hat perfect for the transition from summer to fall. Worked in sport weight yarn this is a great quick knit pattern.
Knitting: Hats - Other
A lovely slouchie hat perfect for the transition from summer to fall, worked in a sport weight yarn you can easily finish this delightful pattern in a weekend.
Knitting: Hats - Other
A lovely slouchie hat perfect for the transition from summer to fall, worked in a sport weight yarn you can easily finish this delightful pattern in a weekend.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
“Spellbound” is a large half Pi shawl that will easily wrap around you and everyone you love! The pattern has a little color work, a lot of lace and a stress free pattern full of helpful hints on when to do things like add markers, life lines or to drink heavily…and of course it comes with all the mad cap things going on on the Criminal Knits G...
Knitting: Scarf
This pattern is free if you are doing the The Knitting Game MKAL 2015l link text
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These mitts are FREE for anyone doing The Knitting Game MKAL 2015, link text a special surprise from me to you!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Worked from the bottom up this lovely crescent shawl makes the perfect quick knit holiday gift. To make it bigger simply repeat Pattern #1 one more time - but be warned, you will need an extra 90 yd skein to do this!
Knitting: Scarf, Throw
The Knitting Game is back with an all new adventure!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The last of the Obsessive Knitting Disorder shawls.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
“Addiction” is the second shawl in the 2014 “Obsessive Compulsive Knitting Disorder” series from Threebagsfulled. A Mystery KAL being hosted on the Criminal Knits Group it will run for 12 weeks… yup, 12 weeks, after all this is a 12 step KAL for the seriously addicted knitter! rofl.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A simple lacy two-sided crescent shaped shawl. Worked in Feza ALP Natural the different textures and weights of yarn makes this a fast, fun knit.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This lovely airy and lacy small shawl features a delightful leaf pattern running down the center back. The front edge cascades down in corkscrew curls.
Knitting: Cowl
This is a lovely, bulky, quick knit cowl, perfect for getting a jump start on those holiday gifts. Ideal for a beginning knitter.
Knitting: Cowl
“Quick Knit Sochi Cowl” might just be the perfect cowl pattern ever! rofl
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Compulsion is an awesomely huge multi patterned not really 1/2 Pi shawl worked in WORSTED weight yarn. The first in a series of “Obsessive Knitting Disorder” Mystery KALs being offered on the Criminal Knits group in 2014 link text
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Welcome “To Russia With Love” our Ravelry Games KAL/patterns!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A delightful open and airy half -Pi shawl worked in the traditional manner. A knitted on border does double duty as the bind off.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Part of the “Tri-Wizard Dragon Hat Collection”, this cable decorated uni sex hat can be worn as a slouch or a beanie thanks to it’s extra wide ribbing.
Knitting: Stocking
Part of the “Tri-Wizard Dragon Hat Collection” this fun hat can be worn a variety of ways! Reminiscent of an old timey “sleeping” hat in construction, this shape is hugely popular in Nordic countries.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
I adore these sail shaped shawls. The main body of this one is worked in garter stitch with the lace border added after, using a clever little trick!
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This “Baktus” style shawlette is a must have for your wardrobe! Worked from end to end, the body and lace edge are worked at the same time, so once you’re done, your done!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The “wind sail” shape used in this very large shawl is one of my favorites! You’ll love the way it knits up and drapes.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A garter stitch triangular shawl with a charming lace border worked in the manner of EZ. The increase stitches are worked in stockinette until there are enough for a new full repeat. The perfect shawl for an intermediate knitter!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Part of the “Tri-Wizard Dragon Hat Collection” this fun uni sex hat is perfect for the beginning hat knitter!
Knitting: Bonnet
Part of the “Tri-Wizard Dragon Hat Collection”, this fun quick knit can be worn in multiple ways.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Worked from the top down, this fabulous, graceful, three triangle shawl will quickly become one of your favorites as it truly stays in place!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This is a heart shaped shawl worked from the top down. It starts with the ever popular “tab” and uses increases on right and wrong side rows to form the unusual shape. It’s a very fast fun knit full of different pattern stitches.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This lovely lacy crescent shawl is the epitome of versatile! Worked from the bottom up it will be your “go to” shawl!
Knitting: Edging
As promised:
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This fabulous lacy crescent shawl is probably not for the first time knitter. Worked from the bottom up, the short row section does NOT use conventional wrap & turns, making it much easier to knit!
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
Spring Fling is a fun, breezy, lace and cable shrug. The pattern is easily memorized and works up quickly looking far harder than it actually is!
Knitting: Scarf
Dyed In The Wool was designed as the pattern for a Dye A Long being held on the Criminal Knits (link text) Group starting April 10th (but feel free to join in any time the links are all there!) This is the perfect pattern for your first attempt at self dyeing as it will cover a multitude of sins! It’s also just a neat little fast knit that will...
Knitting: Poncho, Shawl / Wrap
Lady Suffragette is the March KAL on the Criminal Knits group. link text The pattern will go on sale Feb. 20th. The KAL will start on March 6th and will run for 4 weeks, but like all our KALs there is no end date, so join in whenever!
Knitting: Mittens
A brilliant idea from much colder climes, these are hugely popular all across Scandinavia! Can Holder Mitts are a must for anyone who has ever held a cold can or bottle while standing outside on a very cold night! (They also work really well holding hot coffee from your favorite coffee shop!) And, you don’t have to “hold” the can! The mitts do ...
Knitting: Poncho
A Twisted Tale is a lovely cabled poncho pattern that is sure to keep you toasty warm as this frosty winter season approaches!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Black Dahlia is a stunning crescent shawl worked from the bottom up ending in a delicate lace collar, a feature you just don’t see on these types of shawls.
Knitting: Cowl, Shawl / Wrap
Evermore is a terrific cowl that changes depending on the time of day! Dress her down with jeans and a plain white shirt, or pair her with a little black dress!
Knitting: Scarf
Tall, dark and handsome - this is an amazing scarf! It works up incredibly thick and is sure to keep your favorite guy stylish and warm in the coldest of winters!
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Errata
Knitting: Cowl
Maybe is a cowl… or maybe she’s a skirt… or, maybe she’s a wrap! One thing she is, is versatile and a fast, fun knit! She’s also available as one of the patterns in my new book “A Dark and Stormy Knit”! (check out Amazon and B & N)
Knitting: Cowl
You know that hot look an old flame gives you when he hasn’t seen you in years and he suddenly realizes what he let get away? Well this cowl is gonna make you feel that way every time you wear it - beautiful!
Knitting: Cowl, Collar
This really is the perfect little neck wrap! Not only does it work up super fast it uses only one skein of yarn! Perfect for that variegated skein you just had to have but don’t know what to do with!
Knitting: Scarf, Cowl
Providence is one of the patterns in my new book “A Dark and Stormy Knit”
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Errata:
Knitting: Scarf
The perfect project for knit night! Just use a removable marker to mark which side is the front and you’ll be all set to chat the night away!
Knitting: Cowl
This elegant little crescent collar will dress up any outfit. Perfect for that little skein of variegated yarn. A fast knit.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Malice In Wonderland started life as an MKAL on the Criminal Knits group. It is now also the title of my first ever knitting mystery, available as an e-book and a paperback on Amazon. link text
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
The pattern is $5.00 for pre KAL registration. Once the Games begin it will go up to $7.00
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
“Alibi” is a lacy half PI shaped shawlette that measures approx. 23” x 52” when blocked. The size and shape can be easily altered by adding or deleting increase rows. Just remember you’ll need more yarn if you want to make it bigger!
Knitting: Tote, Purse / Handbag
This bag was designed for beginning felters. It was a KAL on the Criminal Knits group in April of 2012.
Knitting: Cape, Shawl / Wrap
Yarn warning I am amending the pattern to say you need approx. 250 yds of the lighter color as a few people ran out during the KAL and I don’t want anyone to go through that moment of panic with 2 rows left to go.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This is a very lacy half PI shaped shawl perfect for the beginner or for someone looking for a fast fun knit. In worsted weight you can easily knit it up in two days. In Wolle’s cotton it will take a little longer!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
“Bohemian Wrapsody” is my May 2011 KAL. I will be hosting it over on the Criminal Knits group site as always.
Knitting: Cowl, Mittens
“Strangle Me” is a beginning colorwork Mystery KAL presented by designer Threebagsfulled.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This is a Mini Mystery KAL kerchief/neck wrap thingie (wow how’s that for a description!)… and I’m not telling you any more than that as it is a mystery!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Welcome to the 2018 Criminal Knits Annual New Years Eve MKAL. This fun half-Pi shawl MKAL will run for 6 weeks. Come join us over on the Criminal Knits…for the Serial Knitter in all of us. Group for all the madness.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This is the pattern that got the whole thing started.
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
This is a super easy lace one piece shrug… no sewing involved!
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This fun kerchief/scarf is knit in garter stitch from one long end to the middle and back out to the end again, widening in the center for that “kerchief” look.
Knitting: Scarf
A fun scarflette knit from end to end, widening as you get towards the center, then narrowing again. A great way to use a special skein of sock yarn.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This Kerchief comes in two different versions, both included in the pattern. There are also directions for two different yarn weights.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Named for the Castle of King Arthur’s birth, the Mitts call to mind Land’s End.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These mitts look tiny when you knit them, but they stretch when you put them on.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These mitts have a very nice chain mail pattern.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
“Chessboard Mitts” just doesn’t have the same ring to it.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
You need a small length of contrasting yarn to hold the thumb stitches.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These mitts are very festive, and a good way to get into the Christmas Spirit.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These mitts look great in school colors!
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
A stylish pattern using knits and purls to form the Dragon’s teeth.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These mitts are super cozy.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These lovely mitts have a horseshoe pattern around the cuff.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
The Mardi Gras Mitts are a great way to kick off the year!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
When I sat down to design this shawl the only
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These remind me of the trees behind my house in winter.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
You will need one skein each of contrasting colors. You will also need either circular or dpns as the pattern is knit in the round.