Katrin Schubert

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Decorative - Other
Love is never wasted (and yarn is never wasted)!
Knitting: Cowl
ROSARITA is a female cowl made of fingering weight yarn in pastel colors. Details like the German twisted cast on, seamless transitions from ribbing and pattern yield a cozy female accessory.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This brioche hat is much more easier to knit than it looks at glance! It’s all about the brioche star stitch and there are so many ways to create different cable motifs. The best thing about it: there is no need for a cable needle! For this pattern you have to repeat altogether 4 pattern rows only, which is very effective, isn’t it?
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
“Kapriolen” is the German word for cutting capers! And I was about to cut capers, when I found out how to translate cable motifs into brioche knitting without using a cable needle! The CABRIOLA pattern is combining two cable motifs with two-color brioche stitches in a very effective way.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The inspiration for this pattern was a beautiful picture of pastel colored urchins! URCHIN is a crescent shaped shawl in a two-color pattern with a vivid texture. It’s all about rows of knit and purl stitches—that’s why the pattern is perfect for beginners and newbies, too.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The BRIOCHERUB pattern is about a star stitch, which is well-known, translated into brioche knitting! It was so much fun, that it was difficult to stop knitting.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
I love Advent calendars! I love it to open a tiny door with a surprise every morning in December! Just in case, you have an Advent yarn calendar with 24 mini skeins, this might be a joyful project for you!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The TANNEN pattern might look rather more complex, but actually there are three pattern rounds to be repeated only! So it is in fact a three-row-wonder, which makes it perfect for a last minute knitted gift! If you ask me for two perfectly matching colors: camel and cherry! It looks so classic!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
FROHLOCKE is an old German word for rejoice.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Last time it was great fun to combine brioche with garter stitches for my Berrit hat pattern! That’s why I was trying to add some leaves this time and it was definitely worth trying ! There aren’t many green things in my wardrobe, but this kind of green, called Joshua Tree by Madelinetosh, is matching even to light blue! I am more than happy ho...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
November is the perfect month to start thinking about knitted gifts. This hat is a fast and fun knit - the most difficult thing was it to decide for two colors from my stash! If you have two full skeins of DK weight yarn, you could exactly knit two hats in opposite colors.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
We are enjoying the very last days of summer in Germany and we had so many of them! Autumn wind will arrive soon, along with autumn colors! I’m wearing this beret and couldn’t be happier about the coming hat weather! All I wanted was a fluffy beret with some brioche stitches. To make it a fast knit I combined brioche with garter stitches using ...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
BRIOLA is a large crescent shaped shawl which combines stripes of lace with two-color brioche knitting. It is a quite simple recipe: three contrasting colors , transitions from color to color and from lace to brioche and back. The right side features wide stripes and a straight brioche pattern. An edge pattern is added so it becomes more dramat...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Can you remember the pattern of the Leaves And Stripes Shawl? It was combining three colors with a brioche pattern and stripes. I was thinking, whether it is possible to use this pattern idea for a hat too? After stash diving, I decided to go for this bright, sweet and sour orange with two speckled colors: here we go! I was more than happy how ...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
RAINBRIOCHE is a large crescent shaped shawl that can be wrapped around the neck several times. The pattern combines ribbed stripes with brioche knitting. The right side features small colorful stripes and a straight brioche pattern. The edge pattern gives the shawl its feminine design.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
May is probably not the perfect month to knit a hat. But this pattern just felt irresistible which is why I would like to share it with you!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
LEAVES AND STRIPES is a large crescent shaped shawl that can be wrapped around the neck several times. The pattern combines an asymmetrical shawl concept with brioche knitting. The first section is worked with symmetrical increases, from which the pattern continues. The one part features small stripes and a straight brioche pattern and the othe...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Kuben, the German word for “cubes,” is a large rectangular shawl and an absolutely timeless design. This project gains its fascination by the vertical repetition of a three-dimensional lace pattern and is inspired by modern architectural shapes, based on simple cubes.After knitting the pattern repeatedly you will start to memorize the pattern a...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The PASTELLA hat pattern is a fast and fun knit, perfect for a little spring or summer hat. Having these wonderful pastel colors in Milburn DK ( by Eden Cottage Yarns) in my stash, I was looking for a matching pattern. Isn’t it stunning, how 15% of shimmering silk can make the difference!
Knitting: Applique / Embellishment
Egg or leaf? Well, it’s up to you! Either use it as a decoration, place it on top of a neatly wrapped present or arrange it together with classical Easter decorations. I´m very excited to see how you will use it.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
All I wanted was a hat to pull down and keep my ears warm, when it started to be freezing this February.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Never say never! If you would have asked me for my favorite color a year ago, I never would have answered brown. But meanwhile I do appreciate all shades of brown and started to combine it with a light rose or blue.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
It’s always a bit late for designing a pattern for Valentine’s Day, when I start thinking about it (end of January ) !
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This pattern is so addictive! It’s a perfect way to get a little taste of brioche knitting without learning all kind of different brioche stitches. It’s a fast and fun knit and the finished hat is simply a pleasure.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
NOVELLE is the German word for a short novel.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Update available!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Ubergang is a simple, but effective and luxury idea to create a multicolored shawl - starting with wide stripes of pastel colors and ending with smaller stripes of intense colors. It´s a large shawl worked in one-color brioche knitting, featuring altogether twelve colors of two contrasting Gradient Sets.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The CHUNKY WALNUT hat pattern is first of all an easy, well-fitting knit-one-purl-one pattern. It´s a fast knit with chunky- weight wool yarn, perfect for a last-minute knitted gift.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Update available now!
Knitting: Cowl
It’s a pink statement cowl!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Do you remember this song / album “This is the sea” by the fabulous Waterboys, a Scottish / Irish folk band?
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
It’s a delicate but quick to work crescent shaped shawl that´s perfect for layering as the nights become cooler. Starting at the centre top, using knit and purl stitches only. Tiny lace flowers emerge from the stocking stitch background and frills create a 3-dimensional effect with a beautiful texture and drape.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Isn´t it magic to knit a pattern and another one appears inside? MAGIC BRIOCHE is another version of my WheatAndChuff pattern with small adaptations, but it´s fully reversible too. It´s so exciting to make little unventions in brioche knitting. To be honest with you I prefer the pattern inside - therefore you have to use the light color as the ...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Polarstern is a star shaped feminine shawl worked in two-color brioche knitting, featuring a colorful foreground and a deep blue in the background. Polarstern is the German word for North Star. It was such a delight to knit this colorful yarn: as if I have had a rainbow on my needles! Repetitive increases and decreases give the shawl its unusua...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Make the best of your leftovers! In my stash are plenty of beautiful leftovers in DK weight yarn. Many tiny balls in gray and red and a palette of warm tones from yellow to brown! Reminding me on all the projects I have knit recently.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The question is: what came first, the pattern or the yarn? In this case I was so excited about these subtle hand-dyed colors and started to dream about a new botanical-inspired pattern! I was thinking about a leaf tendril or a climbing plant. It´s so exciting to make little unventions in brioche knitting.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
My Daily Brioche is a perfect pattern for you to start brioche knitting. It´s another one-round-wonder with only one (one!) pattern round every 8 rounds ( considering that straight brioche knitting isn´t a pattern) !
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Basilikum is the German word for basil. My original green sample reminds me so much of basil leaves!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
FEDERA is a crescent shaped shawl that can be wrapped around the neck several times. The ends are long enough to tie it with a knot. One of the sides of the triangle features a botanically-inspired border that evolves naturally during the knitting and gives the shawl its unusual shape.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Spring is in the air! It´s time for a colorful project.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
It´s all about finding love! Knit a gift for the ones you love or spoil yourself. Love is all you knit!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A delicate but quick to work crescent shaped shawl that´s perfect for layering as the nights are still cool. Starting at the centre top, using simple knit and purl stitches. Cables emerge from the stocking stitch background and create a 3-dimensional pattern with a beautiful texture and drape that is casual enough for everyday wear.
Knitting: Cowl
Enjoy a free pattern, if you buy/have already purchased my Rispen hat pattern. http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/rispen
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
If you buy this pattern, you will get a free copy of my Rispen Cowl pattern. Use the coupon code: freecowl
Knitting: Cowl
I love brioche patterns with contrasting colors and dramatic gauge! If you are knitting brioche stitches in gray and rose it becomes something new: GROSE.
Knitting: Decorative - Other
This pattern is a good opportunity to get rid of your leftover yarn. Choose a light main color and combine it with a dark red or green to create a star family.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
German Version is available now.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
What I really love about brioche knitting is working with two colors! If you are knitting brioche stitches in gray and rose it becomes something new: GROSE.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The MICETTO hat is a simple Fair Isle patterned beanie, made for all cat lovers in the knitting community. It was fun to knit and will perfectly fit around your head. A small brim with slipped stitches is showing the two colors, that will be used for a small repeating Fair Isle pattern.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
WEIZEN is the German word for wheat. Do you remember the WHEATandCHAFF cowl, which I designed last year? Surprisingly it had only one (1!) pattern round, considering that straight brioche knitting isn´t a pattern… WEIZEN hat is just another one-round-wonder. That´s so much fun!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Beige Contemplation is a large shawl knitted as simple as possible: timeless garter stitch, a light neutral color and a simple lace pattern. The rhythmic and repetitive pattern is calming and so contemplative. Perhaps I knitted solely for the purpose of relaxation and relief.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The ZARENA hat pattern is first of all a simple knit-one-purl-one pattern, which will perfectly fit around your hat. Stripes with slipped stitches were knit in between, probably you will need cable needles to knit these rounds .
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
I have had this wonderful soft extrafine handpainted Merino wool in my stash for some month already. All I was looking for was a narrow, slightly asymmetrically shaped triangular brioche shawl, that can be wrapped around my neck. I didn´t like to handle some hundreds of brioche stitches on my needles and I was looking for some mindless knitting...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
It´s a simple garter stitch pattern with little hearts, created by short rows. A perfect project to relax in between more complicated ones and suitable for young beginners.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A brim like a wreath of flowers. If you completed the flowery brim, you can relax, going on with some straight brioche knitting. But looking back, what you´ve done already, will make you so proud! The crown is designed as easy as possible. The patterned brim is stretchy and well-fitting at the same time.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Little effort, big impact. This is a perfect pattern, to start brioche knitting!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
New year, new pattern!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
I hesitated to write down this pattern for about half a year. I made different samples. I had to change the yarn quality from DK weight down to Sport weight and made some changes concerning the brim. I decided for a fitted unicolored brim with some increases in the first pattern round.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Pattern will stay free for some more weeks. Update is available now!**
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
On a clammy and foggy day in November a bright yellow beanie can light up your day. When you miss the sunlight outside the SOLENA hat will be a perfect accessoire.
Knitting: Cowl
Brioche knitting can be so surprising! You are knitting a pattern on the Right Side and another pattern on the Wrong Side . Considering that straight brioche knitting is not a pattern, this pattern has only one (1!) pattern round. So the WHEATandCHAFF pattern is a real one-round-wonder which gives you a two-in-one pattern! That´s so much fun!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
I designed the LIGURIA hat in Italy during my last holiday. Love the landscape, people and food of this Mediterranean region so much. Can´t wait to come back to this lovely inspiring place.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Once you started brioche knitting, it becomes so addicting! are so many possibilities to match colors and patterns. Before I start to think about a new pattern, I used to spend a lot of time thinking about colors. Either you use very contrasting colors or two similar light colors, the result is always surprising. So just be brave and give it a ...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The BEEZEE hat creates a soft line around your face.
Knitting: Bonnet
Hats are super-quick when baby-sized - in this case about four hours. To knit baby hats is so satisfying and these bonnets always make the most perfect gift.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
“Knospe” is the German word for a little bud. Somehow the brioche stitch pattern of this beanie reminds me of an opening bud.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
It´s a quick and easy knit, a perfect little gift for the newborn in your neighborhood. The shape of the Lemonz baby hat reminds me on tasty little fruits. This tiny beanie is knitted in a simple rib pattern, very few significant increases and decreases create some diagonal lines.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
It´s a quick and easy knit, perfect for a little gift. The Queencake hat creates a soft, feminine line around your face.