Kate Oates

eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 5 patterns

The first ever Gramps Knitalong will begin in the Tot Toppers Ravelry Group on August 1. Now through the end of the August you can purchase, for a limited time only, all of the Gramps patterns as a collection. The 2 Gramps Cardigans (for kids and adults), Gramps Blanket and Gramps Slouch are included as are a bonus surprise new baby Gramps pattern that will come out in time for the start of the KAL.

eBook : 10 patterns

This refined collection features 10 raglan-style sweater designs with very little finishing and sewing. Each design was inspired by an original Tot Toppers pattern and was transitioned thoughtfully and intentionally for grown-ups. These Grown versions were cultivated to flatter adult women and men with some optional features for customization. Combine this book with your favorite Tot Toppers pattern to create sweaters for the entire family. Enjoy stunning photography and clearly written patterns while knitting favorite pieces for yourself and your loved ones.

eBook : 1 pattern

Book is available in hard copy as well!

eBook : 5 patterns

From the moment the New Guy collection came together, I knew I had to create a counterpart for little girls. Though my household has not been graced with the presence of a tiny Her, I just recently got my very first niece. I finally had the opportunity to make dainty wee things.

eBook : 5 patterns

A 5-piece Knitted Layette for the Newest Little Man. This is the e-book version of the collection and it is available now. It is also available in hard copy.

eBook : 12 patterns

Version 2 of the e-book now available! The booklet is also available in print here.

eBook : 12 patterns

Hard copy also available.

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Pullover
This pullover features a squishy-sweet texture offset with a raglan rib and advantageous button placement. • Sweater is worked from the bottom up with raglan-style seamless sleeves. Buttoned front closure means you won’t have any trouble getting it over babe’s head. • Pattern is written for intermediate level knitters experienced at working bas...
Knitting: Cardigan
This top-down cardigan design is defined by duality: choose cozy cables or spunky colorwork, short or long, snug or generous fit. The faux seam lines are lengthening to flatter every body; knit it just as you want with the options you love. The body of this sweater is worked seamlessly alongside the edging for a double breasted open finish. The...
Knitting: Cardigan
Because every Big Sister has a Little Sister, you can now knit up this wee version of the previously just-for-adults sweater (adult pattern sold separately). • This casually cozy cardigan is knit seamlessly from the top down making it easy to adjust the length if your child is petite or tall. There is no finishing required as the collar is work...
Knitting: Baby Blanket
Springy and soft, this textured blanket will keep tactile little fingers busily squishing. • Blanket and border are worked together row by row, with no stitches to pick up after you finish. You’ll love seeing your measured progress as each section is completed. • This pattern is suitable for knitters who can read their work and are comfortable ...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
From two to one to two again, these cables stay true to each other and themselves. Each strand faithfully returns to its beginnings after exploring the expanse around it for a time. This slouchy hat is worked from the bottom up in the round. Flip the brim for a beanie fit. Cable work is charted. Pattern is recommended for knitters with prior ex...
Knitting: Cardigan
This whimsically dapper cardigan is equally suited for the shores or the sandbox, fending off the chill for milder weather in a lighter fabric that gives little arms lots of freedom. • Cardigan is worked from the top down. It features a doubled collar and inset pockets that give just a taste of intarsia (sew them on as patches if you prefer). •...
Knitting: Pullover
It’s cozy at the neck and colorful all the way down. Choose your favorite stitch patterns (use your imagination!) from the many provided options or, for a more basic sweater, stripe it instead. Shown in size 6.
Knitting: Pullover
A rough and tumble boy may not appreciate intricate colorwork or cables, but he definitely wants something to keep him warm. This project does just that--its a basic sweater with a modern neckline to set it apart. It is created with extra ease to allow him the greatest freedom of motion for his outdoor adventures and to help it last a little lo...
Knitting: Pullover
This toasty warm sweater features a double-sided collar and a half-zip placket to keep the appropriate amount of warmth in and the cold out. The easy-to-memorize cable repeat adds a textureal sophistication for a true modern “little man” look. Jesse is wearing the size 8.
Knitting: Cardigan
errata: p.51: 2 needles sizes are listed in the pattern information but only one size is actually needed to knit this sweater. The sample was worked on Size 7 (4.5) mm needles. Use whatever size needles you need to get gauge throughout the entire project. p.52: Wrong side rows in the decrease section should be worked in rib pat not purled.
Knitting: Pullover, Dress
This design is part of the New Girl layette collection from Tot Toppers and is shown with a coordinating piece from the set. New Girl is available as a booklet or an e-book and the patterns are now available individually as well. .
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This design is part of the New Girl layette collection from Tot Toppers and is shown with a coordinating piece from the set. New Girl is available as a booklet or an e-book and the patterns are now available individually as well.
Knitting: Earflap Hat
This design is part of the New Girl layette collection from Tot Toppers and is shown with a coordinating piece from the set. New Girl is available as a booklet or an e-book and the patterns are now available individually as well.
Knitting: Cardigan
This design is part of the New Girl layette collection from Tot Toppers and is shown with a coordinating piece from the set. New Girl is available as a booklet or an e-book and the patterns are now available individually as well.
Knitting: Legwarmers
This design is part of the New Girl layette collection from Tot Toppers and is shown with a coordinating piece from the set. New Girl is available as a booklet or an e-book and the patterns are now available individually as well.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat is part of the New Guy layette collection from Tot Toppers. New Guy is available as a booklet or an e-book and now as a single pattern.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat is part of the New Guy layette collection from Tot Toppers. New Guy is available as a booklet or an e-book and the patterns are now available individually as well.
Knitting: Onesies
This versatile romper is part of the New Guy layette collection from Tot Toppers and is shown with the Hug Me Hat and the Welcome Mocs. New Guy is available as a booklet or an e-book and the patterns are now available individually as well.
Knitting: Cardigan
This sweater is part of the New Guy layette collection from Tot Toppers. New Guy is available as a booklet or an e-book and the patterns are now available individually as well. .
Knitting: Slippers, Booties
These slipper-booties are part of the New Guy layette collection from Tot Toppers and are shown with the coordinating pieces of the set. New Guy is available as a booklet or an e-book and the patterns are now available individually as well.
Knitting: Pullover
9.6.17: This pattern has now been updated to join the new Kate Oates line. It includes some new tips based on pattern FAQs and looks gorgeous in the new latest pattern format.
Knitting: Pullover
The twisty asymmetrical cabled front of this cozy pullover brings to mind a soothing walk alongside a riverside nature trail. • Sweater is worked from the top down so that you can easily add length for some extra growing room or for taller children. Shoulders are knit first as the basis for seamless set-in sleeve construction and stitches for t...
Knitting: Pullover
Like this design? Check out Kate’s book, Knits for Boys, for more awesome patterns for little men.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
10.11.17: This pattern has now been updated to join the new Kate Oates line. It includes new photography and a new 2-color version along with metric conversions and a much larger chart. Purchasing this pattern will also provide you access to the previous version which has the smaller chart and therefore is fewer pages for those who wish to print.
Knitting: Pullover
This no-fuss man-boy sweater is perfect for a no-frill growing guy. Leather patches add extra style to what is otherwise a classic textured half-zip pullover. Sweater is worked from the top down with raglan style seamless sleeves. Instructions for no-sew zipper installation are included and a template is available online! This pattern is suitab...
Knitting: Earflap Hat
This happy scrappy little ear flap hat design first appeared in Petite Purls Magazine and has now been upgraded with new sizes and put into PDF form.
Knitting: Pullover
Like this design? Check out Kate’s book, Knits for Boys, to see more awesome designs for little men.
Knitting: Cowl, Beanie, Toque
This happy little set first appeared in Petite Purls Magazine and has now been upgraded with an additional size and put into PDF form.
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Toy Food
My kids love helping me shop at our southern local market where we pick up cucumbers, onions, peppers, squash, mushrooms, eggs, sweet potatoes (for my little sweet potatoes) and old fashioned milk jugs. And of course, they need a little basket to carry it all! • Now that they’ve got all their ingredients, I’m sure I can expect some extra delici...
Knitting: Dress
Inside-out, upside-down, backwards, these are the ways my darlings like to get dressed! This simple design features a never-backwards reversible front and back that is equally adorable no matter which way it is put on. • The apron-inspired pinafore is knit from the bottom up all in one piece, with no seaming. Garter edging is picked up and knit...
Knitting: Cardigan
Like this design? Check out Kate’s book, Knits for Boys, for more awesome patterns for little men.
Knitting: Pullover
If you like this pattern, check out Kate’s book, Knits for Boys!
Knitting: Cardigan
9.6.17- this pattern got a makeover and is now updated for the new KO line. Instructions for a full length sleeve are now included along with the shorter sleeve (original design is modeled slightly off the shoulder with a 3/4 length sleeve).
Knitting: Cardigan
The pattern is designed to challenge the experienced knitter who is comfortable working from multiple charts simultaneously, as well as performing decreases while staying in pattern. There is also a free tutorial available that demonstrates crossing cables before performing a decrease. Illustrated instructions for zipper installation are includ...
Knitting: Pullover
This oversized boxy sweater is super cozy and easy to fit thanks to generous ease. Pair it with leggings for the most stylish comfy outfit you’ll ever own or dress it up with big earrings, skinny jeans and heels. Its worked top­ down, seamlessly, with some short row shaping at the shoulders. Sleeves and collar are picked up and knit then worked...
Knitting: Cowl
Join us for the KAL here for all the details including prizes. We cast on February 1, 2015.
Knitting: Legwarmers
Sassy seamless warmers that appear otherwise are a treat to knit and wear. The faux seam is fashioned with a single vertical stripe. • This easy project is worked in the round with no shaping and a simple stripe pattern, making it suitable for beginning knitters. • Its sized for all ages and shown in Toddler. • Pattern is written to be worked o...
Knitting: Pullover, Soakers
This irresistible ruffle set includes the design for both a pullover and the coordinating diaper cover. Ruffles are knit separately and attached seamlessly during construction of both pieces. • Pullover is worked from the bottom up and features a button closure at back neck to help it fit easily over her head as well as two options for the hem—...
Knitting: Slippers
These relaxed slippers are for keeping comfy around the house. • The project is worked toe up and in the round for the foot, and then back and forth for the leg. • Toe and heel feature textured reverse stockinette stitch, and the rest of the slipper is worked in stripes. The perfect buttons are a must, so shop carefully. • Shown in Child.
Knitting: Cardigan
The pattern is designed to challenge the experienced knitter who is comfortable working from multiple charts simultaneously, as well as performing decreases while staying in pattern. There is also a free tutorial available that demonstrates crossing cables before performing a decrease.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Welcome the chill with a modern cabley slouch. • This hat is designed to suit ladies and gentleman from baby to adult and the stretchy texture will provide years of wearability. The hat is worked from the bottom up and shown in Child size, topped off with a giant pom pom. • Cabling is both written and charted. This knit is a great beginning cab...
Knitting: Pullover
This cutie pie basic raglan features an easy stripe pattern with contrasting ribbed hems. It’s worked from the top down, so length can be added easily, to make for more growing room. It also features a buttoned neckline for a roomy fit over baby’s head. This pattern is a great first sweater project. Sweet baby Cruz is wearing size 6 months.
Knitting: Legwarmers
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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Whether on her way to a Tea Party or dressing up for her
Knitting: Cardigan
This wee little asymmetrical cardigan is worked from the top down with raglan sleeves. Its accented with a simple striped yoke and garter stitch hems. The smidge of “prehistoric” colorwork is perfect for knitter’s trying intarsia for the first time. Instructions are included for both short & long sleeved versions. Shown in Newborn (red) and...
Knitting: Pullover
The neckline on this sweater is definitely finicky to get going but it is so worth it and now I have a photo tutorial to make things even more clear! Because of the unique neckline, the pattern is recommended for intermediate-experienced level knitters
Knitting: Stocking
This fingering weight project is perfect to keep new babies warm in cooler seasons but light enough for a summer baby who needs a little protection from the air conditioning. It features an easy stripe pattern and a sweet stocking shaped crown, topped off with a cute little loop. Make it festive with holiday colors! This is a great project for ...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This pattern was the design for March 2013 Dragonfly Fibers Club. It is now available to all!
Knitting: Cardigan
Every tot needs their own double breasted jacket, yes? This striped duffle style sweater is worked top down all in one piece. There is no seaming and the hood is worked bottom-up from the collar. The stripes are worked intarsia and this is a great first-intarsia project since there is no chart to follow. Consider adding extra length to the slee...
Knitting: Baby Blanket
This square blankie is worked unconventionally from the center out. You’ll love seeing it grow so quickly, and this method allows you to make it smaller or larger with no adjustments to the stitch pattern--just keep working until you’re ready to bind off. The chevron texture looks identical on both sides & is created simply with knits and p...
Knitting: Cowl
Scrumptiously winding around your neck, the River Cowl fights off the chill with double layers of cabled fabric. It’s worked sideways in the round, all in one piece. Cable Pattern is both fully written & charted. Supplement the circumference or width easily by tacking on additional cable repeats.
Knitting: Cardigan
This easy, beginner-friendly raglan cardigan pattern is worked top-down, all in one piece, so you can easily adjust the sleeve and hem length if desired for a growing child (or even add length later). Sample shown in size 12 months featuring long sleeves; instructions are provided for short sleeves as well. Work the sweater striped as shown, or...
Knitting: Headband
This quick & sassy headband is knit in a few pieces that are sewn together during finishing. The band is worked sideways, which means that you can easily knit it exactly to fit, if desired. Experiment with jazzy novelty yarns and funky buttons to make it just right for your princess. Try different weight yarns (with corresponding needle siz...
Knitting: Vest
This vest is worked in one piece from the bottom up featuring crossover ribbing and a sweetheart colorwork design on front. Ribbing at armholes and front is picked up once sweater and hood are knit. Design is a kid-friendly version of Kate’ s adult pattern, the Mary Swanson Cardi-Vest. Included are instructions to knit a shorter waist length sw...
Knitting: Cardigan
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Knitting: Mittens
These toasty warm mittens match the Warmest Hood (pattern sold separately). They knit up very quickly and are equally perfect for boys & girls of any age. Extra length is included in the wrist to keep these snugly tucked inside a jacket. Pattern includes both child and adult sizes and is perfect for beginning knitters.
Knitting: Headwear - Other
A great quick gifty knit :)
Knitting: Baby Blanket
This beginner-friendly design has no real “wrong side,” as it looks different but beautiful from either. It’s worked all in one piece, with no picking up stitches, and is lovely at any gauge.
Knitting: Mittens, Stocking
A simply adorable hat & mitten set, Jolly is worked in the round and incorporates three colors in a happy stripe pattern. Extra length is added to mittens to help them stay on little hands. Thumb instructions are included for sizes Toddler-Child; smallest sizes are worked without. Mittens shown in Infant, hat in 6 months. These projects are...
Knitting: Clothing - Other
This top-down romper features a onesie style neckline that overlaps on each side providing room to go over baby’s head without a gaping wide neck or button closure. Front and back are worked separately and then joined for the body, then separated again for the legs to make diaper changes easy. The romper features chevron colorwork, which can be...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This cap features a twist here and a zig zag there. Its worked bottom up in the round with a cabled rib brim and minimal stranded colorwork for the chevrons. Shown fitted in 6 months
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Rectangular hats are easy to knit and ultra adorable. There is no shaping involved, and this one can be knit exactly to the proper length for its recipient without any pattern modification. This cap is worked bottom up with a simple cable repeat—it’s a great first cabling project. The stitch pattern also makes it super stretchy, so consider kni...
Knitting: Legwarmers, Boot Cuffs / Toppers
Comfy cozy for outdoors or air conditioning, this legwarmer design offers a selection of trim, colorwork & fit options. Mix and match as you please. The smallest size is intended to fit babies through toddlers as they age, demonstrated on all three models—a 3-month old, a 1-year old and a 3-year old. Two additional sizes are provided if you...
Knitting: Pixie Hat, Blanket - Other
The transition from womb to world is a startling one—newborns love to be snuggled up tight! This layette set features an oh-so-cozy matching cocoon and hat with a beautiful textured stitch and simple cabled detailing around the edges. Cocoon features a dip in the front for baby’s face so that the back neck can be covered. One size fits babies u...
Knitting: Vest
Like this design? Check out Kate’s book, Knits for Boys, for more awesome designs for little men.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque, Stocking
This cabled hat for babies & children can be worked either as a stocking cap or a beanie. Its’ worked bottom up with a ribbed brim, the original cable panel is set on a reverse stockinette background. Stocking shown in Newborn on 5 day old baby Oliver, and Child Beanie on big brother Jesse.
Knitting: Cardigan
A jacket with sweet little details, this design includes a Snail Chart worked intarsia over the back. Leave it off for more of a basic. Cardigan is worked bottom-up with raglan style sleeves and tipped ribbing. Pockets are knit into the garment. Shown in 12 months.
Knitting: Cardigan
Johanna is a double breasted cardigan featuring ¾-length sleeves and loads of detail. It’s worked top-down with seamless, set-in sleeves. The defined waist and flare at the cuff and hip give it a tailored and flattering fit. Pop the collar or leave it buttoned, the jacket can be dressed up or down. This project works up beautifully in variegate...
Knitting: Ornamental Flower, Toy Plant
The flower that never wilts! A perfect gifty item or décor for your desk. Pot is worked first, bottom up and in the round, then soil and stem are worked seamlessly and finished with flower center. Petals and leaves are knit separately in the round and then seamed.
Knitting: Throw, Baby Blanket
Baby blanket or afghan, this square throw is equally suited to wrap a precious bundle or adorn your sofa. Based on the stitch patterns used in the Gramps Cardigan and Gramps Slouch patterns, it’s worked from one end to the other with no stitches to pick up.
Knitting: Pullover, Dress
This top-down tunic utilizes a clever seamless set-in sleeve construction. Sweater can be worked dress-length (shown in blue) or tunic-length to hit at hip (shown in brown). The design features slightly puffy sleeves, a flattering pleat underneath the bust, and a side split at thigh. Gentle waist shaping creates extra ease around the hips. Show...
Knitting: Cardigan
This fitted lightweight cardigan is set off with delicate details.
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Beret, Tam
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Knitting: Chart
This is my set of Wintry Charts.
Knitting: Beret, Tam, Beanie, Toque, Stocking
This is a very special kind of hat pattern with infinite possibilities.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This is the perfect first hat project—easy as pie and cute as a button for both boys and girls. The brim is worked in garter
Knitting: Pullover
Preceded by the Master Charles Sweater (babies & children) and the Master Charles Hat (all ages), here comes the Prof. Charles sweater for the manly crowd!
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Cardigan
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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Rondo is a piece of music that has a principal theme that alternates with other, often more challenging or interesting themes. The familiarity of the principal theme is very similar to the familiarity of a cable pattern that repeats itself. This cabled slouch was music in my fingers and I hope it will play for you similarly. The brim is worked ...
Knitting: Clothing - Other
Little babies love to snuggle. This cozy is uniquely designed to keep baby wrapped up tight and safely, in the Car Seat or out. Infant’s legs are inserted first, baby can then be strapped into seat (or placed in grandma’s arms) where swaddle wings fold over and are fastened with buttons or toggles. SnuggleBug wouldn’t be complete without a matc...
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Beret, Tam
This smocked beret is completely reversible for two totally different finished looks. It utilizes an easy-to-memorize pattern and not-your-average construction. Brim for this hat is knit first in a strip, and then seamed. Stitches for hat body are picked up along brim edge, and hat is worked from the bottom up. Button choice can really personal...
Knitting: Skirt, Soakers
Blog post on this design.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat is designed to be worn for years, even in the smallest size! The extended ribbing can be folded up more or less, or even be doubled to increase its wearability. It also provides for extra warmth over the ears. Plaid colorwork is stranded in the round and continues through crown decreases. Add a third color into this design by working t...
Knitting: Vest
This pattern has just been newly updated and includes three new sizes for older children as well as tweaks to the original pattern sold. Please note that this pattern is no longer available on KnitPicks for purchase.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
10.30.17
Knitting: Cardigan
Hello ReGramps…8.30.17
Knitting: Cardigan
This is the adult version of Sarabeth! Click here to see the kids version (sized 2-16).
Knitting: Mittens
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Knitting: Sleeveless Top
This lace knit reminds me of pie lattice! Chest panel is worked horizontally, so achieving a perfect gauge is less critical. Stitches for lace section are picked up and worked down, making length easily adjustable. Top is finished with delicate picot edging and even the straps include sweet detailing. Lace is both charted and fully written. Sho...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
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Knitting: Cardigan
This is the kids-version of Sarabeth, Click here for Adult sizes! (Up to 50” finished chest). Click here for the Blog Post about this design.
Knitting: Cardigan
Click here for the Blog Post about this pattern including sizing notes & notes on the front decreasing. There is also a video tutorial available to show you how to cross cables before performing the yoke/raglan decreases. And, check out the KAL thread to see all sorts of Q&A about this pattern and the other gramps designs. This pattern ...
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Pants, Soakers
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Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Earflap Hat
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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
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Knitting: Mittens, Beanie, Toque
Blog post about this design
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Winter in the Carolinas doesn’t necessitate heavy gear in the day-to-day. This quick and easy knit is open enough for breathing room, but still gives those of us in mild climates a
Knitting: Beret, Tam, Bonnet
Size: 0-3 months (3-6 months, 6-12 months, Toddler, Child)
Knitting: Scarf
This all-season scarf can fend off the chill or accent a sundress with a contrasting mash of lace. Scarf features 2 panels worked from the hem up with scalloped edges and a floral paisley lace, and a third middle panel of openwork. Design looks great from either side! Paisley design is charted, pattern recommended for an experienced knitter who...
Knitting: Vest
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Knitting: Billed Hat
We had so much fun knitting this up in the Knitting for Boys group as a KAL! Lots of tips & tricks to be found in our discussions here and here.
Knitting: Cardigan
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Knitting: Pullover, Tee
This short sleeve, warm weather garment features a lace border at each hem and on the neckline as well as a flattering pleat on the front of the garment. Design includes optional waist shaping and is knit from the bottom up in the round, then worked back and forth to create neckline. Raglan style sleeves are attached seamlessly. Pattern include...
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Vest
Pattern was updated in Fall 2013 to include seamless construction of the pocket attachment :)
Knitting: Earflap Hat
Babies generally rule the roost, so why not dress them like royalty? This grandiose topper whips up super fast and features a lofty fiber worthy of a noble. Perfect for picture day or winter weather, older kids will enjoy this chunky cap as well. Hat is worked in the round, muffs are knit separately and stitched on. Make sure to choose a thick ...
Knitting: Beret, Tam
This beret features a braided cable brim. Body is worked in stockinette with an optional stripe pattern. Decreases are worked gently for a swirling super-slouch. Cabling on brim creates extra elasticity for a fit that won’t fall down over the eyes. Shown on model in size Adult Small.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Suitable for new knitters! This cute little cap features a sweet stripe pattern, a sprout and a bobble on top. It’s easily and quickly knit, and may just become your go-to shower gift! Sizing implies stretching for a snug fit; size up for a looser fitting cap.
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
An airy sweater that lets in the sunshine of the South, the Sweet Tea Shrug will become your go-to warm weather cardigan. It’s worked from the bottom up with set-in sleeves and you’ll memorize the lace repeat quickly. Dainty picot edging provides a delicate finish. Pattern includes 8 sizes; lace work is charted. Full schematic included.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Feminine and delicate, this hat is worked from the bottom up in the round and finished with knit “roses.” Airy scallops and lightweight fiber make this project perfect for warm weather.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
On this funky hat each spike is knit in the round at the top of the hat, one after the other. Eye pieces are knit separately and stitched to the front of the hat. A crocheted edge accents the brim and several of the spikes. Moms at the park will be green eyed over this one!
Knitting: Vest
Worked in 1 piece from the bottom up featuring crossover ribbing and a stranded colorwork design on front. Ribbing at armholes and front is picked up once sweater and hood are knit.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Size: Newborn(0-6 months, 6-12 months, Toddler, Child)
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Beret, Tam
This is the first design in the “When I Grow Up” line by Tot Toppers. Same fun style, but for those that aren’t tots :) I offer a kit for this hat with indie dyer, Yarn Love. Available kits are in my Etsy Store.
Knitting: Stocking
A take on the classic stocking shape, this hat design features stripes that alternate both in texture and in color. Simple enough for a beginner to complete, but stitch patterns will
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Never Not Knitting offers an adorable kit for this design! The kit includes:
Knitting: Earflap Hat
This design features a simple and easy to remember fair isle pattern, great for beginners learning stranding technique! Ear flaps are knit first, then worked into the cast on round.
Knitting: Earflap Hat
Hat for ALL ages, from infant all the way to adult man.
Knitting: Animal Toy
This is an “extra” embellishment to the Trail Cap Pattern. Ladybug is intended to sit on top of the hat, in place of butterfly.
Knitting: Pants
A charming cool-weather duo for infants, the Mod Circle Hat and the Mod Circle Sweaterpants are available separately here on ravelry, or as a set.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A charming cool-weather duo for infants, the Mod Circle Hat and the Mod Circle Sweaterpants are available separately or as a set. Circle design is worked in Fair Isle. Hat is knit in the round, and topped with a pom pom. Colorwork is written line by line. This pattern has been professionally edited!
Knitting: Earflap Hat
Hat for ALL ages, from preemie all the way to adult large.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Finished Head Circumference: 11.5 (13, 14.5, 16, 18)
Knitting: Brimmed Hat
A warm and cozy hat for even the tiniest witch! Hat is knit in the round from the brim up with an extra long stocking. The brim goes all the way around and is encased in stockinette knitting. The pattern includes a traceable brim outline. Because of the sturdy brim, knit size closest to actual head circumference.
Knitting: Pants, Beret, Tam
A charming cool-weather duo for infants, the Mod Circle Set includes patterns for both the Mod Circle Hat and the Mod Circle Sweaterpants. Circle design is worked in Fair Isle. Mod Circle Hat is knit in the round, and the pants are worked in two pieces.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Charlotte’s Web is a lacy knit hat with a scalloped edge. Charlotte is knit separately and then stitched securely onto the top of the hat afterward. Don’t worry, she doesn’t bite. But she will draw many admirers!
Knitting: Billed Hat
This hat is worked in the round for a classic look suitable for all ages! The tweed topper is ready for fall, with a brim in the front for shade. Bobbles line the brim all the way around, and cables run up all around the hat. Pattern includes a traceable brim outline.
Knitting: Hats - Other
This hat is worked in the round and then seamed at the top with a three needle BO to form a rectangular shape. Checkers are worked in a Fair Isle pattern using different colors and textures. Sizing implies stretching, size up if you prefer a looser fitting cap.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This adorable pattern set includes two projects, the girly Butterfly Trail Cap and the unisex Bumblebee Trail Cap. Both projects are based with a simple hat design. Embellishments are knit separately and then stitched to the hat alongside the trail. Pattern was updated April 2013 to include the Ladybug Embellishment, reflect upon some FAQs and ...
Knitting: Shorts, Pants, Soakers
Finished Waist: 19 (20, 21) inches
Knitting: Cloche Hat
This hat is a basic for any little (or big) girl’s closet! Two separate patterns are included—one in sport weight and one in worsted weight. Both patterns are written for any age. (Pictures show sport weight in hot pink, and worsted in light pink, cream/orange/pink stripes). This pattern has been professionally edited
Knitting: Pixie Hat
Size: Preemie/Newborn (Infant, Toddler, Child/Adult Woman)
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This pattern is now re-released in edited form, with an additional size!
Knitting: Brimmed Hat, Billed Hat
This made-for-warm-weather hat is knit in the round from the brim up. The brim goes all the way around to protect baby’s delicate skin from the sun and is encased in a knit rib. The pattern includes a traceable brim outline.
Knitting: Stocking
This hat is a photographer’s delight. Whether mommy or daddy, or a professional in studio, this knit will add character to any photo shoot. It’s a super quick project with chunky yarn and large needles. Take care not to leave any infant unattended with this garment as the long tail presents a hazard. It also becomes impractical once infant beco...