Jill Zielinski

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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A silhouette of a tree is cleverly knit up the side of this slouchy, stylish hat. Designed in Plucky Knitter Haven, this Aran weight knit works up in no time. Northern Peak is a perfectly cozy hat to take you into the Fall and beyond!
Knitting: Pullover
Five colors make for a fun, striped yoke on this top-down, seamless pullover. Super cozy, with features such as a Hi-Low hem and options for a turtleneck or crew neck, this DK weight design will fly off your needles in no time. I’m willing to bet the Party Of Five sweater is sure to become your new favorite!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Here’s a perfect little hat to knit up with all of the leftovers from your Party Of Five sweater. I am certain both of these knits, the hat and the sweater, will be staples in your handknit waredrobe!
Knitting: Tube Sock
Speckled yarn, color-blocking, and stripes gives a simple ribbed sock a whole lot of character! Options to knit top-down on DPNs or Magic Loop, this fingering weight design is my go-to sock pattern. I hope it will be yours too!
Knitting: Scarf
This asymmetrical triangular shawl is knit on the bias and features multiple stitch patterns, each resulting in beautiful texture! Knit in Plucky Knitter Solo, this fingering weight piece drapes beautifully thanks to the merino/silk blend. This is the perfect shawl to keep close by as the end of summer approaches and the temperature drops!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Mosaic knit diamonds that bleed into garter stitch stripes are a combination that creates a whimsical design! You’ll look polished with this over everything from a simple tee and jeans to your favorite summer dress. A two-color, triangle shawl with an asymmetrical shape that is created by slowly decreasing down to your last few stitches. Knit u...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Talk about a showstopper! If the eye-catching fringe doesn’t get your attention, the bold, graphic mosaic patterning sure will. The Riu Shawl is a 3-color, triangle shawl, knit top-down in your favorite DK weight yarn. This shawl works both as a stunning statement piece to dress up any outfit, or simply a beautiful shawl to toss over your shoul...
Knitting: Pullover
Originally designed to celebrate my youngest turning five, it soon became clear that this sweater needed to become a part of my wardrobe too! The Owen Sweater is a four color, stranded yoke design with contrasting hem and cuffs. Knit in Plucky Knitter Beauregard, this unisex pattern is worked seamlessly from the top-down, and offers sizing opti...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Depending on the color palette you choose, The Owen Hat can be knit for either a guy or a gal! This DK weight hat is designed with Plucky Knitter, Beauregard, a luxurious blend of yak and cashmere that is oh-so-soft to the touch. The Owen Hat has five sizes as well as options for a slouchy look or for a more fitted beanie. Whether you are new t...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The clever center spine on this shawl adds a unique design element that ows into an eye-catching chevron border. The Center Lane shawl is designed to be knit in your favorite Plucky Knitter fingering weight yarn. Directions are written for two sizes. A larger, 4-color design or a smaller version written to be knit with any Plucky Knitter Gradie...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This shawl’s bold graphics are reminiscent of the architectural lines of the Oredock, in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, an engineering marvel built more than a century ago on the shore of Lake Superior. It’s the perfect project to experiment with mosaic knitting and mixing different Plucky colors!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A modern triangular shawl that is all about texture, stripes, and color! This fun knit is designed for either worsted or fingering weight yarn, as well as an option to knit a standard sized shawl or a generously sized blanket shawl that just begs to be wrapped up in. The 800 Yard Dash is going to be a shawl you’ll want to take everywhere!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knit in fingering weight yarn, the Gregory Hat has graphic, repetitive cables, and a flowing crown decrease resulting in a classic design. Add a pom pom to the slouchy version for a more feminine look, or knit a beanie version for a more masculine, unisex fit. With three sizes offered and options to knit a beanie or slouchy version, the Gregory...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Rows of color on top of intentionally dropped stitches add beautiful texture to this easy-to-wear, asymmetrical shawl. Knit in Plucky Knitter Lodge Fingering, the unique blend of merino, cotton, silk and linen make for a lightweight shawl that is a perfect, grab-and-go accessory for the warming months.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A braided cable adorns the brim of this oversize, slouchy hat. Knit in a bulky weight yarn, this is a super fun and quick knit. Topped off with a big pom pom, this hat is sure to be a new favorite!
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
A textural, smocked stitch embellishes these cute and cozy fingerless mitts. Designed in a worsted weight yarn, these mitts are a quick and functional knit for your fall and winter wardrobe!
Knitting: Cowl
The textural, smocked stitch details in this super cozy infinity scarf make for an accessory that is as fun to wear as it is to knit! Designed in a worsted weight yarn, the Smocked Scarf adds style and warmth to your cold weather waredrobe.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Summer Moon is a bottom up, crescent shaped wrap, with gradual decreasing waves of color. Knit in a fingering weight, 6-color version, this pattern also has options for a 3-color version or a version knit in sport weight. Whatever direction you choose, once you knit your Summer Moon, you’ll find this wrap is the perfect way to get cozy on those...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A bold, geometric motif adorns the edge of this two color, grab-and-go hat. Knit in Plucky Knitter’s luscious Scholar, this worsted weight design is a pleasure to knit and wear!
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
A bold, geometric motif adorns the edge of his oversized and oh-so-cozy shrug. Knit in Plucky Knitter’s luscious Scholar, this worsted weight design is a pleasure to knit and wear!
Knitting: Cowl
Picking colors is half the fun in this bold and graphic colorwork cowl worked in worsted weight yarn. In addition to options for either an infinity scarf or a standard cowl there are instructions for a second version in fingering weight yarn. This design is knit in the round, using a provisional cast on and Kitchener stitch grafting. The Color ...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves, Beanie, Toque
My Wavelength pattern that was designed exclusively for A chevron like wave embellishes the top and bottom of these fun fingerless mitts as well as the brim of this comfy hat. Inspired by The Plucky Knitter’s beautiful yarn and colors, these mitts are as much fun to knit as they are to wear!
Knitting: Cowl
This design is knit with Shibui Cima held double, except for when knitting the bobbles. This technique allows the colorful bobbles to pop on a tonal background. Double Bubble is a fun and funky accessory to knit and wear!
Knitting: Cowl
With its herringbone inspired graphics and beautiful artisian yarns, Herrington is a stylish and functional knit to add to your cooler weather accessories. The pattern offers directions for either a 3-color infinity scarf or a 2-color standard cowl. Worked in the round, it uses a provisional cast on and Kitchener stitch grafting. You can’t go w...
Knitting: Baby Blanket
A seed stitch border and a simple lattice motif creates a beautiful design for this sweet blanket. Light and lofty - knit in Blue Sky Alpacas’ 100% organic Worsted Cotton yarn – it’s sure to become a treasured blanket for a special baby.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Special Note:** This pattern was designed in celebration of The Plucky Knitter’s upcoming Plucktember! Plucktember is basically a month-long festival where we’ll celebrate all things Plucky! As a Plucktember Special I’m offering this pattern for $3.00 now through September 30, 2013. Use code PLUCKTEMBER at check out and have a VERY HAPPY PLUCKT...
Knitting: Cowl
This simple, yet bold colorwork piece that reflects a gradient of colors is fun to knit and stunning to wear! With instructions for either a 3-color infinity scarf or a 2-color standard cowl, this easy to wear design is a great addition to your wardrobe.
Knitting: Cowl
A striped chevron graphic is worked into this bold and stylish knit. Instructions for either an infinity scarf or a standard cowl makes this a great addition to your fall and winter wardrobe.
Knitting: Cowl
YARN: The Plucky Knitter’s Plucky Primo! Sport
Knitting: Cowl, Mittens
Bobbles and ruched stitching accent this comfy, cozy and fun to wear cowl and mitten set.
Knitting: Cowl
A Southwest inspired motif is knit into this colorwork cowl. Beautifully colored yarn give this bold graphic stunning results. This is a great, stylish accessory to keep you warm during the chilly months!
Knitting: Hats - Other
A smocked stitch pattern embellishes the brim on this cozy, slouchy hat. Knit in worsted weight yarn, this hat flies off the needles and you’ll be sure to be casting on for one again and again. A great knit to wear and gift!