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One Skein Shawls is a collection of Maria Olsson Designs including

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Pullover
This sweater is knitted top down with a seamless set in sleeve. A faux seam is added along the sides to prevent the linen yarn from twisting . The pattern includes instructions for crocheted edgings and jogless stripes.
Knitting: Cardigan
You will find the KAL either in my Ravelry Group: Maria Magnusson Knitwear or on Instagram under the hashtag #surryhillsKAL or on Facebook.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This shawl is based on three triangles where the left and right triangles are knitted in an arrow lace pattern and the midsection is worked in garter stitch. The edging is applied sideways and the stitches are bound off as you go.
Knitting: Cardigan
This raglan shaped cardigan is knitted top down. The raglan increases are incorporated in the beautiful leaf lace pattern. The ribbing is embellished with fake cables and the 3/4-lenght sleeves are embellished with leaves.
Knitting: Cardigan
Lombard St Cardigan is worked seamlessly from the centre of the collar
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This is a bottom up textured shawl with a maze pattern inspired by andean knitwear. The body has twisted stitches forming diamond shapes. Short rows finish the shawl shaping and it’s bound off using iCord Cast off for a sturdy edging.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This shawl is knitted from side to side on the bias with short row shaping and a garter stitch body and a lace edging and an icord selvedge. All made at once!
Knitting: Tee
Siesta Key Tee is inspired by the beautiful beach Siesta Key on the Floridian west coast. The tee is designed to be worn during summer time and can preferably be knitted in cool fibers like cotton, bamboo or linen. The garment is knitted up quickly using minimal yardage.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This crescent-shaped shawl has a leafy lace pattern around the edging, with cables separating the lace panels and a pretty scalloped edging. It’s shaped using short rows and has a sturdy i-cord cast-off.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This is a bottom up two-sided lace shawl. The pattern reminds me of small crystal chandeliers. The delicate edging on the sides are made from yarn overs and the top edging is bound off using picot bind-off. The shawl can be repeated for as many times as you like. The sample is knitted with 6 repeats and measures 130x70 cm.
Knitting: Pullover
Jeanne D’Arc was a heroine. Heroine in armour. This fabric reminds me of armour. But an armour for the 21st century.
Knitting: Mittens
How about a pair of heart mittens to warm your or your loved ones hands this winter?
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Lotus Shawl is knitted from just a single skein of MadTosh sock. The design is based on a lacy lotus flower pattern. The pattern can be repeated until requested size is obtained adn finished with a less lacy flower. The shawl is cast off using a crochet hook.
Knitting: Cowl
This is a simple lace cowl in a leaf pattern. The pattern includes both written and charted instructions and two alternative edgings.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves, Cuffs
This is a simple lace pattern with both written and charted instructions. The pattern contains 2 alternative edgings.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This is a shawl for us who want to avoid purl stitches. It’s worked from top-down starting with a slipped stitch and garter stitch body and ending with a diamond lace edging.
Knitting: Mittens
Knitting: Beanie, Toque, Cloche Hat
I designed this hat after getting a request from
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
I have promised my boyfriend a pair of socks for a long time. I really don’t fancy knitting plain socks in size 43 so I decided to design a pair of my own. Since we were on vacation in the Moselle valley in Germany at this time I was inspired by the winding Moselle River.
Crochet: Electronics Cozy
This is a generic pattern for how to make a cozy sleeve for your netbook, laptop, cell phone, iPod, iPad…you name it!
Knitting: Cowl, Collar
This is a cowl I made for my mom last Christmas. It’s a fast knit and you will finish it in one evening. Feel free to ask me any questions concerning this pattern!
Knitting: Mittens
These mittens are inspired by the Swedish designer Stig Lindberg who made a pattern called Berså for Gustavsbergs Pottery Factory in 1970. This is my version of the pattern. I hope you’ll enjoy it!
Knitting: Mittens
These mittens are inspired by the Swedish designer Stig Lindberg who made a pattern called Berså for Gustavsbergs Pottery Factory in 1970. This is my version of the pattern. I hope you’ll enjoy it!
Knitting: Mittens
These mittens remind me of swirly meringues. I chose super-washed yarn containing nylon to prevent it from felting and to achieve defined stitches. The pattern is based on twisted stitches either leaning to the left or to the right.
Crochet: Mittens
The pattern is available in English and Swedish.
Crochet: Mittens
The pattern is available in English and Swedish.