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eBook : 6 patterns

Homestead Cables is a collection of 6 cabled accessory patterns. All patterns include both charts and written instructions.

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Beanie, Toque
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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
I designed this hat for a friend of mine who is not a knitter but loves wooly things. The textured design is mostly shaped by lace with one cable row to keep the pattern fun and engaging. The hat comes in two sizes and is a quick finish that makes a great last minute gift for the loved ones in your life. The pattern has both charts and written i...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Key Lime Pi is an easy half-circle shawl crocheted from the neck-down. The ripple pattern has both written and charted instructions. This shawl is worked in two colors of fingering weight yarn. The high- contrast stripe pattern really shows off the ripple, though using one multi-colored yarn throughout would work equally well. Key Lime Pi is fas...
Knitting: Mittens
These mod two-color mittens feature a zebra design on the back and a floral lattice on the palm. The outer mitten is worked in a fingering weight yarn while a slightly thinner merino/cashmere/ nylon yarn is used for the lining to add a contrasting pop of color and warmth. These mittens will keep your hands in toasty luxury.
Knitting: Mittens
Color your dull gray winter with these fun clamshell stranded mittens. The mittens have a gusset thumb and are identical, so they can be worn on either hand. The clamshells take a small amount of yarn so this is an ideal project for using up leftovers. Only 2 colors are worked at a time in a simple repetitive pattern, making this an easy knit. T...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Celebrate winter with this modern take on the traditional 2-color Norwegian star pattern. The main body of the hat is worked in an easy lice pattern that functions as a breather between the stars and the crown decreases. The hat shaping creates flower shape at the crown. This pattern comes in 3 adult sizes. This pattern was tech edited by Joeli ...
Knitting: Cloche Hat
This sweet treat is knit in a tiered tuck and lace pattern. It has ties that cinch to create gathers that can be worn to the side or to the back. The hat is meant to fit loosely and is worked in a luxurious blend of merino/ alpaca/silk that will keep you warm all winter long. The pattern comes in a full size range from Baby to Adult Large. The h...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Furlough is a cuff-down sock in 2 sizes with patterned heel-flap and French toe that does not require grafting. The two socks are asymmetrical, featuring a staghorn cable and rib pattern on the first sock and a reverse staghorn cable and rib on the second. These socks will benefit from blocking as the pattern draws in significantly. The design i...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Adele is a triangular lace shawl worked from the neck down in 3 sizes, from a small sock yarn shawlette to a stunning full-sized shawl. The pattern is written for both lace weight and sock yarn and includes both written and charted instructions. The lace is worked on the right side only with purled “rest” rows. The little arrowhead lace border g...
Crochet: Pillow
Brighten up your home with this easy crocheted hexagon motif pillow with a striped envelope closure on the back. This pillow cover is an excellent use of leftover sock yarn and fits a 14 inch pillow form. The pattern contains written instructions and uses US terminology. Do you have lots of leftovers? You can keep making motifs and expand the pa...
Knitting: Pullover
This pattern is also available through the Knit Picks Independent Design Program.
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Bring out your inner Marianne Dashwood in this casual tank with an elegant feel. It’s worked from the bottom up in the round with seed stitch hem and straps and an allover leaf lace motif on the bodice. The worsted weight cotton/acrylic blend works up quickly with plenty of drape. The bodice is lined with a contrasting sport weight yarn in...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Dress up with drama and romance in the Country Garden Shawl. Easy to crochet, it’s worked sideways from end to end using two colors of laceweight yarn. The ruffled edging is completed after the body of the shawl is finished. Tips are provided for adapting the shawl to any size and any weight of yarn. To achieve the soft fuzzy look of the orig...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This pattern is also available through the Knit Picks Independent Design Program.
Knitting: Ankle Sock
Stave off second sock syndrome with the Escalator Socks. The first sock is worked cuff-down in an easy knit and purl stitch pattern with a garter ridge eye-of-partridge heel flap and pointed toe that requires no grafting. The second sock has the same features but is worked toe-up instead. The pattern comes in 3 adult sizes and instructions are provi...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
This pattern is also available through Knit Picks Independent Designer Program.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This pattern is also available through Knit Picks Independent Designer Program.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
These handspun socks are knit cuff-down with calf shaping and a garter ridge heel flap. All shaping occurs along a purl column that begins at the back of the leg and extends through the heel flap onto the sole. The purl column shapes its way around the foot and into the spiral toe decreases. The “snakes” on each sock wind in opposite...
Knitting: Mittens
This pattern is available as a single download. It is also published in the ebook collection, Homestead Cables.
Knitting: Slippers
This pattern is available as a single download. It is also published in the ebook collection, Homestead Cables.
Knitting: Brimmed Hat
This pattern is available as a single download. It is also published in the ebook collection, Homestead Cables.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This pattern is available as a single download. It is also published in the ebook collection, Homestead Cables.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Walden is a triangular shawl crocheted from the neck down. It can be worked to any size, but both versions shown take only one skein of sock yarn. Version I is crocheted with a sport weight yarn in a textured half double crochet pattern. Version II is worked with a fingering weight yarn in a double crochet pattern at a looser gauge for a lacier ...
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern is available as a single download. It is also published in the ebook collection, Homestead Cables.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Limerick is a lace shawl in two sizes worked top-down beginning at the center back and gradually increases at four points, forming the triangular shape. This short and sweet shawl looks great in both handpainted and self-striping yarns. The smaller size can be made with just one skein of sock yarn.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This pattern is available as a single download. It is also published in the ebook collection, Homestead Cables.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Tabula Rasa is a crocheted hat with a worsted weight outer layer and an optional dk weight lining. The inner layer is worked in the same manner as the outer hat to create a thin, non-bulky lining. The ear flaps are created by shaping the body of the hat. The hat can be completed in an evening or two, making it perfect for last minute gifts. The ...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Coin Toss is a cuff-down sock knit in fingering weight yarn, available in 4 adult sizes. The cable pattern features central alternating knit and purled “coins” that are continued down the heel flap. These socks have a traditional flap and gusset construction and end with a French toe. The pattern will be shown to best advantage with ...
Knitting: Pet Clothing
Your kitty will look dashing in this scholarly v-neck vest featuring mock cable rib and a simple fish motif. The vest is worked in the round from the bottom-up to the armholes and then flat for the back and front, joined at the shoulders using the 3-needle bind-off. Not just for laughs, this vest is a low stress way to try knitting in the round,...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Ceres is a delicate lace scarf or stole that uses the palm leaf chevron from A Second Treasury of Knitting Patterns by Barbara Walker. Both written and charted instructions are included for each version. The piece is worked in two halves and grafted at the center to preserve symmetry.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
This moderately slouchy beret features a delicate leaf motif above the brim. December is knit in a dk weight merino in reverse stockinette with a prominent wheel shaped crown. The leaf motif is charted and also includes written instructions. The hat is worked in a bouncy wool with great stitch definition. This pattern is suitable for an advanced...
Knitting: Beret, Tam
This moderately slouchy beret features a delicate leaf motif above the brim. May is knit in a fingering weight washable wool yarn and features eyelet lace that continues into the crown decreases. Charts and written instructions are included for the leaf motif and lace eyelets. The hat is worked in a bouncy wool with great stitch definition. This...
Knitting: Beret, Tam
These moderately slouchy berets feature a delicate leaf motif above the brim. May is knit in a fingering weight washable wool yarn and features eyelet lace that continues into the crown decreases. December is knit in a dk weight merino in reverse stockinette with a prominent wheel shaped crown. Charts and written instructions are included for th...
Knitting: Mittens
Add a bit of whimsy to your winter with these playful mittens. Knit in a modified Norwegian style with afterthought thumbs, these stranded mittens feature 2-color single ribbing on the cuffs and a rising bubble design that is mirrored on the left and right hands. The pattern comes in two sizes, dk and worsted, and should fit most adult women. Us...
Knitting: Knee-highs
These sexy sporty knee socks are sure to turn heads. Make them in your school colors, your Hogwarts house colors, or whatever floats your boat. They feature toe-up construction, reverse heel flap and mini gusset, and increases in the calf region, for those (like me) who are gifted with well-endowed calves.