Marie Wallin

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Cardigan
SPRINGTIME is a beautiful trans-seasonal collection of quintessential feminine knitwear featuring floral intarsias, fairisles, subtle lace and twisted stitch textures. Mainly using Rowan Felted Tweed, this collection is the ideal solution to the problem of what to wear on a sunny spring day when it’s still chilly outside.
Crochet: Scarf
This lovely scarf is a part of the Winter Crochet collection but is only available as a digital download. This design is suitable for the novice crocheter and is perfect for using up some of your stash. It can be worked to any width or length depending if you wish to make a wider scarf, a cowl or a wider shawl wrap. The scarf is made using Rowa...
Knitting: Pullover
SPRINGTIME is a beautiful trans-seasonal collection of quintessential feminine knitwear featuring floral intarsias, fairisles, subtle lace and twisted stitch textures. Mainly using Rowan Felted Tweed, this collection is the ideal solution to the problem of what to wear on a sunny spring day when it’s still chilly outside.
Knitting: Pullover
’BRAMBLING’ is a lovely oversized tunic sweater, knitted using Baa Ram Ewe’s Dovestones Natural Aran yarn. The Fairisle pattern is easy to knit and this design would be a good first Fairisle garment to knit. Please note that this design is knitted flat in pieces and therefore you will be knitting fairisle on the wrong side as well as the right ...
Knitting: Beret, Tam
’Camomile Tam’ is another popular design from ‘Windswept’. I have one myself, which I wear walking the dogs in the winter. I was thinking thinking of making it available only as a kit, but I’ve decided to release it as a pattern.
Knitting: Pullover
CLOVER is a lovely close fitting sweater, knitted using Rowan Felted Tweed. The design uses lace, cabling and twisted stitch textures. I personally love this design and I wear it a lot as it seems to go with so many of my clothes. The garment shown is knitted in Barn Red 196.
Knitting: Cardigan
’Comfrey’ has been a very popular design from ‘Windswept’. It’s been so popular that it inspired me to design the version ‘Derwent’ from ‘Lakeland’ and ‘Alice’ from ‘Once Upon a Time’. It’s a lovely warm and toasty cardigan wrap with lots of chunky cabling details.
Knitting: Pullover
’CURLEW’ is a lovely semi fitted textured sweater with 3/4 sleeves, using Erika Knight’s British Blue 100 yarn. The stitch design is made up of lace and cable panels. Please note that this design is knitted flat in pieces and I hope you will enjoy knitting and wearing this design.
Knitting: Pullover
SPRINGTIME is a beautiful trans-seasonal collection of quintessential feminine knitwear featuring floral intarsias, fairisles, subtle lace and twisted stitch textures. Mainly using Rowan Felted Tweed, this collection is the ideal solution to the problem of what to wear on a sunny spring day when it’s still chilly outside.
Knitting: Pullover
SPRINGTIME is a beautiful trans-seasonal collection of quintessential feminine knitwear featuring floral intarsias, fairisles, subtle lace and twisted stitch textures. Mainly using Rowan Felted Tweed, this collection is the ideal solution to the problem of what to wear on a sunny spring day when it’s still chilly outside.
Knitting: Pullover
Dill is one of the most popular designs from my first book ‘Windswept’. It’s a simple, easy to wear sweater with the choice to add the pretty crochet trim or not.
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion
The Fairisle Patch Cushion was a very popular workshop project and then a kit last year and is now available as a digital pattern.
Knitting: Pullover
‘FINCH’ is one of two designs I have created using Baa Ram Ewe’s Titus yarn and is one of my first designs not using Rowan yarn! It has been such a pleasure designing with this lovely 4ply yarn as it is beautifully soft and a dream to knit with. This design is knitting flat and in pieces so you will need to knit fairisle on the wrong side. It i...
Knitting: Pullover
SPRINGTIME is a beautiful trans-seasonal collection of quintessential feminine knitwear featuring floral intarsias, fairisles, subtle lace and twisted stitch textures. Mainly using Rowan Felted Tweed, this collection is the ideal solution to the problem of what to wear on a sunny spring day when it’s still chilly outside.
Knitting: Pullover
’Jasmine’ is a flattering design to wear. It is slightly A line in shape and the saddle shoulders allow the cable pattern to extend up to the side of the neck. It is knitted with a combination of garter stitch and cables and therefore is a good practise style for those wishing to improve their cabling skills.
Knitting: Pullover
’LAPWING’ is a lovely semi fitted sweater with 3/4 sleeves, using The Little Grey Sheep’s Hampshire 4Ply yarn. The Fairisle pattern is easy to knit and this design would be a good first Fairisle garment to knit. Please note that this design is knitted flat in pieces and therefore you will be knitting fairisle on the wrong side as well as the ri...
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion
The Large Ripple Cushion was a very popular kit inspired by the workshop project Marie held in 2015. The cushion uses the technique of 3D knitting and 7 colours of Rowan Felted Tweed and is a fun project to do. The ripples are easy to do and are worked one at a time as you knit along a row. Each ‘ripple’ row is separated by a band of stocking s...
Knitting: Vest
This is a great design to wear as layer piece under other cardigans, such as ‘Parsley’.
Knitting: Pullover
SPRINGTIME is a beautiful trans-seasonal collection of quintessential feminine knitwear featuring floral intarsias, fairisles, subtle lace and twisted stitch textures. Mainly using Rowan Felted Tweed, this collection is the ideal solution to the problem of what to wear on a sunny spring day when it’s still chilly outside.
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion
This fun to knit cushion was the project for a workshop earlier this year. It’s a good introduction to 3D knitting and partial knitting. It is an easy technique to master and the loops formed can be turned inside out for a different look, the photographs show the two ways.
Knitting: Pullover
I Love ‘Lovage’ …I love wearing it and the one I have has been washed and worn lots of times and it seems to improve with age, it just gets softer and softer. It’s a very popular design from my first book ‘Windswept’ and I saw a few being worn with pride at the recent Yarndale Show!
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This lovely wrap is a part of the Winter Crochet collection but is only available as a digital download. This design is suitable for the novice crocheter and is perfect for using up some of your stash. It can be worked to any width or length depending if you wish to make a thinner scarf, a cowl or a wider shawl wrap. The wrap is made using Rowa...
Knitting: Cardigan
’MAGPIE’ is one of two designs I have created using The Little Grey Sheep’s Gotland 4 ply yarn and is one of my first designs not using Rowan yarn! It has been such a pleasure designing with this lovely 4ply yarn as it is beautifully soft and a dream to knit with.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
’Mint Wrap’ is a timeless wrap which will serve you well for many years. I love to wear this design from ‘Windswept’ wrapped around my tweed coat when it’s cold outside.
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion
The Mosaic Carpet Cushion was the project for a very popular workshop in 2016 and then a very popular kit in 2017. Using 6 colours of Rowan Felted Tweed, this lovely cushion is a great way to learn the addictive technique of mosaic knitting. The finished cushion measures 48cm (19 ins) x 48cm (19 ins) and is filled with a 50cm (19.5 ins) x 50cm ...
Knitting: Cowl
The ‘Mosaic Cowl’ was the project for a popular workshop in 2015 and then it became a very popular kit. I’m currently about to launch a new collection of kits so I can release this design as a pattern download. Mosaic knitting is a great and addictive way to add colour without having to strand. As it uses garter stitch as the base stitch, it is...
Knitting: Cowl
The Nelly Fairisle Cowl was a very popular project for 3 of my workshops this year. This lovely cowl is a great introduction to fairisle knitting and a great practice piece prior to knitting more complicated fairisle. The cowl is knitted in the round and the top and bottom edges are joined using mattress stitch to create the cowl shape.
Knitting: Needle Holder
This fairisle knitting wrap was the project from my ‘steeking’ workshop at the end of October. It’s a great project to practice steeking and also a great design when finished to house your favourite knitting needles. I use crochet steeks and there are photographs at the end of the pattern that will help you with this.
Knitting: Hot Water Bottle
The ‘Nordic Hot Water Bottle Cover’ started life as a workshop project for Christmas 2014, it then became a very popular kit. I’m now launching a new collection of kits so I can release this design as a pattern download. It’s a great design to practise your Fairisle skills as it only uses 2 colours throughout. When finished the cover will fit a...
Knitting: Scarf
’Oak Scarf’ from ‘Windswept’ is a great design to practise your Fairisle knitting. As it’s knitted in the round, you are only knitting Fairisle on the right side only and it only uses two colours throughout. Why not have a go!
Knitting: Pullover
ORCHID is a lovely easy to wear boxy style, knitted using Rowan Felted Tweed. The design uses lace and twisted stitch textures. I personally love this design and I wear it a lot. Georgia, my model also had this style knitted in ‘Gilt’ as part of her fee for modelling! The garment shown is knitted in Amethyst 192.
Knitting: Cardigan
’Parsley’ is another popular design from ‘Windswept’. I wear the original one a lot and like tweed fabric, it improves with age. It becomes softer the more it is washed and worn.
Knitting: Cardigan
SPRINGTIME is a beautiful trans-seasonal collection of quintessential feminine knitwear featuring floral intarsias, fairisles, subtle lace and twisted stitch textures. Mainly using Rowan Felted Tweed, this collection is the ideal solution to the problem of what to wear on a sunny spring day when it’s still chilly outside.
Knitting: Pullover
POSY is a lovely easy to wear ‘A’ Line or swing style, knitted using Rowan Felted Tweed. The design uses cable stitches varying in size from the bottom. This is very flattering design to wear and looks great with trousers or a long skirt. The neck edging is finished with a simple crochet picot edge and there is a back neck opening fastened with...
Knitting: Pullover
’RAVEN’ is one of two designs I have created using The Little Grey Sheep’s Gotland 4 ply yarn and is one of my first designs not using Rowan yarn! It has been such a pleasure designing with this lovely 4ply yarn as it is beautifully soft and a dream to knit with. This design is a fitted shape and will equally look good with a tweed skirt or a p...
Crochet: Cardigan
’Rosemary’ from ‘Windswept’ is a lovely knit and crochet combination. This design was actually inspired by ‘Bread and Butter’ from Rowan’s ‘Little Star’ brochure. At the time I received lots of emails asking for an adult version, hence I included ‘Rosemary’ in my first book!
Knitting: Pullover
SPRINGTIME is a beautiful trans-seasonal collection of quintessential feminine knitwear featuring floral intarsias, fairisles, subtle lace and twisted stitch textures. Mainly using Rowan Felted Tweed, this collection is the ideal solution to the problem of what to wear on a sunny spring day when it’s still chilly outside.
Knitting: Pullover
’Sage’ is probably the most popular design from ‘Windswept’ and I’ve seen many knitters version of it. I wear my original garment a lot and like any garment knitted in Felted Tweed, improves with age. This design was the original inspiration for the much complimented ‘Sage Throw’, which subsequently inspired the Fairisle Club.
Knitting: Sleeveless Top, Vest
Sorrel Tank is a version of the Sorrel Sweater in the ‘Autumn’ collection. The fairisle pattern is worked flat in pieces and with two colours in a row.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
’Thyme Wrap’ is a lovely traditional cable aran wrap from Windswept. Georgia, my model has one of these and she says she uses it a lot to wrap up and keep warm outside and in her flat!
Knitting: Pullover
’Willow’ from ‘Windswept’ is a great design for those inexperienced in Fairisle knitting. The Fairisle bands are small and simple with sections of stocking stitch in between.
Knitting: Pullover
‘WREN’ is one of two designs I have created using Baa Ram Ewe’s Titus yarn and is one of my first designs not using Rowan yarn! It has been such a pleasure designing with this lovely 4ply yarn as it is beautifully soft and a dream to knit with. This design is a fitted shape and will equally look good with a tweed skirt or a pair of jeans. It is...
Knitting: Wreath
This lovely Christmas Wreath is quick and simple to make. It is made from simple knitted and crochet flowers and leaves. Only basic knit stitches (stocking stitch and garter stitch) and crochet stitches (UK - ch, dc, htr and tr, US - ch, sc, hdc and dc) are used throughout. It uses 1 colour (Big Wool) for covering the polystyrene half ring and ...
Crochet: Tote
This pretty crochet bag is a perfect way to learn crochet as it is made just using the basic crochet stitch of ‘double crochet’ (US - ‘single crochet’). The bag uses 3 shades of Jamieson’s of Shetland Spindrift and the main body of the bag is worked using an end of each of the three colours together on a 4.5mm hook.