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eBook : 4 patterns

All Laced Up is a collection of knitting patterns featuring accessories which contain lace up detail.

eBook : 4 patterns

Shawlettes and bandana cowls are hot, hot, HOT this season!

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This long curved Garter stitch shawl also doubles as a scarf. It features a sand stitch ribbed edge, Stockinette stitch stripes and rows of decorative eyelets for visual interest. It’s an extremely versatile piece that can be worn a variety of different ways: as a shawl or wrap draped across the shoulders or as a scarf or cowl around the n...
Crochet: Cowl, Headband
This crocheted cowl with flower is an easy to make project with several styling options. It can be worn with or without the flower or even as a headband.
Knitting: Cowl
This textured cowl has just the right pop of color to brighten your day. You can of course knit it all in one solid color as well since the center stripe is worked in double moss stitch and will stand out against the Garter stitch background of the rest of the cowl. The photos of the pink cowl are an example of this pattern worked in a solid col...
Crochet: Beret, Tam
This timeless mesh beret is a nod to the glamour of a bygone era yet it’s equally wearable with a modern t-shirt and jeans.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This easy to knit textured unisex beanie is knit in the round on circular needles to eliminate seaming. It features a rounded beehive shape with a pop of color at the crown, although it can also be made in just one solid color too.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque, Brimmed Hat
This ribbed beanie features a split brim and a panel of eyelets that can be laced up like a corset. It’s a fun and unique hat to make and wear.
Knitting: Brimmed Hat, Cloche Hat
This stylish cloche hat features a double moss stitch split brim, is knit in the round on circular needles and then laced up on the side like a corset with an additional piece of yarn, cord or ribbon. This hat contains no seaming and its eyelet design is worked into the body of the hat.
Knitting: Brimmed Hat, Cloche Hat
This cute and classy cloche features a split seed stitch brim and an eyelet panel with rows of diagonal Garter stitch stripes. It is knit in the round on circular needles to eliminate seaming.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
A series of crochet shell clusters or fans make up the main body of this slouchy and stylish hat that will fit most Adults with head sizes from 21” to 23”.
Knitting: Cowl
This unique cowl features a split seed stitch edge and Garter stitch panel. The cowl is knit entirely on circular needles and is seamless.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque, Cloche Hat
This hat is an homage to the retro cloche caps or flapper beanies of the 1920’s but updated with a modern twist just for baby. It’s a quick project and great for even beginners to tackle.
Crochet: Brimmed Hat, Cloche Hat
This retro-inspired cloche hat features two crocheted flowers that can either be sewn on or attached with safety pins in the last step. It’s also fully customizable as you can just add one flower, omit the flowers altogether or even weave a piece of ribbon through the open spaces in the band of the hat.
Crochet: Brimmed Hat, Cloche Hat
This timeless and elegant cloche hat features a center band in a contrasting color and a colorful flower which can either be sewn on or attached with pins in the final step.
Knitting: Cuffs
These easy to make cuffs are knit flat and then laced up like corsets through the eyelets in their design.
Knitting: Legwarmers, Feet / Legs - Other
These ribbed boot cuffs are knit flat and then laced up like a corset in the final step. They’ll add a special funky touch to whatever boots you wear and can even be worn just as legwarmers or spats above your shoes.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This chunky slouch beanie hat has three bands of moss or seed stitch sandwiched in between layers of Stockinette stitch.
Knitting: Cowl
This easy to knit chunky cowl, featuring ribs & striped segments, can be made using any Bulky weight yarn. I used Spud and Chloe Outer yarn in the color Flannel to make the cowl in the photos (a little over a skein).
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This comfy unisex hat features thick rib panels with sand stitch stripes. Don’t worry though, it sounds way more complicated than it is.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
This richly textured beanie is an easy and quick crochet project that can be made in two different lengths: a shorter beanie or a longer slouch beanie.
Knitting: Cowl
This richly textured cowl with eyelets is seamless since it is worked in the round on circular needles.
Crochet: Beret, Tam
This crocheted tam is ultra slouchy and roomy at the crown and will fit a lot of hair. A “ribbed” edge is crocheted first and then the rest of the hat’s shell or fan pattern is worked from there. The hat is then sewn closed up at the crown.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This chunky and leafy hat is knit in the round on circular needles so there’s no need to sew it up in the final step.
Knitting: Scarf
This ruffled scarflette is an excellent stashbuster. You can make it with stripes (and use up scraps of yarn) or even make it all in one solid color. It has just the right amount of ruffles at its edge to keep it interesting without it being overly frilly.
Knitting: Scarf, Cowl
This versatile scarflette knits up quickly in any Aran weight or thicker yarn. It features a repeating chevron or arrow lace design and reminds me of leaves branching off from a center point, hence the name.
Knitting: Scarf
This easy to knit unisex Gansey style scarf is composed of repeating diamond or rhombus shapes.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This easy to knit striped shawlette is worked completely in Garter stitch from the bottom point up. The stripes and colors of the shawl reminded me of the headdress of Tutankhamun, the boy king of Ancient Egypt.
Knitting: Scarf
This scarf has a repeating pattern of eyelets which resemble arrows or chevrons. I named it after Merida, the heroine in Disney’s Brave film, because of the design and also the color which sort of matches her dress. :)
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This striking garter stitch shawlette features a textured and raised center panel that resembles the fronds of a fern. The shawl’s name is also a reference to Monty Python and the Holy Grail:
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The rows of holes in the shawl reminded me of gun shot holes. I’m a huge Noir film/gangster movie fan so decided to name it after the Tommy Gun. ;)
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This triangular shawlette features a raised rib running down its center which causes its tip to resemble an arrow. It’s knit from the bottom point to the top.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This rectangular shawl or stole features horizontal Garter stitch stripes on a Stockinette stitch background and dropped stitch “eyes.” I named the shawl after H.P. Lovecraft’s (one of my favorite authors!) short story “Dagon.”
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This interesting shawl has a narrow deep-v shape and opposing segments on either side of the shawl’s spine. It also has a row of bobbles which represent the bolts on either side of Frankenstein’s neck. ;)
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This shawl or stole features rows of eyelets and a panel of lacy cables off to one side (no additional cable holder or DPN is needed). It reminded me of the stars and swirling galaxies and since the color of the shawl is dark I decided to give it the Latin name Noctis meaning “of night.”
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This curved shawl or scarf features mock ribs and vertical stripes in contrasting colors. It’s visually interesting and you can wear it a variety of ways.
Knitting: Pixie Hat
This pixie hat will definitely keep baby warm during the upcoming cooler months with its extra long earflaps that can be tied or left hanging. They also give the hat a cool hooded effect.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This colorful asymmetrical shawl has loads of texture due to the various stitches used throughout the shawl. It even features a center horizontal stripe with opposing stitches on either side of the shawl’s spine thus adding even more visual interest.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This easy to knit ultra stylish shawlette or bandana cowl features garter stitch edging and a shawl “spine” that resembles a thunderbolt or zig zag.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This easy to knit, super versatile and fashion-forward beanie reminds me of a vintage striped gym sock because of its ribs and bands of stripes. It’s knit in the round on circular needles so there’s no additional seaming required at the end.
Crochet: Applique / Embellishment
These double and triple layered flowers add the perfect finishing touch to many items such as hats, scarves etc. They can be made in any combination of colors and don’t require lots of yarn (20 yards is more than enough). You can use up all of those little balls of yarn in your stash to make these with.
Crochet: Beret, Tam
This groovy beret is colorful (although you can certainly make it in a solid color as well), delightfully slouchy and is sure to brighten any wardrobe. It’s retro chic!
Knitting: Collar
This versatile collar or cowl can be worn tied with a cord, yarn chain or ribbon fastened into a bow, buttoned or with a decorative stick through the cowl for closure. You can wear the top part of the cowl up or folded down over itself.
Knitting: Cowl
This comfy cowl has wonderful texture and a pattern of repeating triangles that resemble shark fins or sails.
Crochet: Scarf
This scarf is a quick knit project which features chunky lace panels and eyelets made from treble (hence the pattern’s name) and double crochet stitches. It’s a fun scarf to make and wear during the warmer months of the year.
Knitting: Earflap Hat, Pixie Hat
This unique and funky hat is richly textured, comes to a point on top and features a front edge that can be folded back or worn forward for two separate looks.
Knitting: Headband
This headband is a simple one to make yet it packs a lot of punch with its wonderful texture, tweed-like appearance and panel of 3 buttons.
Knitting: Cowl
This casual yet elegant cowl features a repeating checkerboard pattern… but with an interesting twist. Surprise! There are eyelets hidden in every other square.
Crochet: Cuffs
These wrist cuffs feature a slanted shell or crazy stitch design. This stitch looks great with solid color yarns but it really brings out the different shades in variegated, handpainted or self-striping yarns. The tops of the cuffs have a scalloped flared edge which add a touch of panache.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This textured hat features a fitted ribbed edge and textured double moss stitch design at the crown which puffs out slightly like a muffin top.
Crochet: Beret, Tam, Beanie, Toque
This cute crocheted hat is a cross between a beanie and a beret. It’s not overly slouchy but it’s not exactly that fitted at the crown either.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This richly textured hat features columns of mock cable ribs for its edge and double moss stitches for the crown. It is knit flat on two different size needles (in order to make the edge of the hat more fitted and conversely the crown of the hat more slouchy) and sewn up in the final step.
Knitting: Cowl
This cowl has a lovely combination of vertical ribs and horizontal stripes of garter stitch on a stockinette stitch background. It’s a wonderful cowl suitable for both males and females alike and a great one for even beginners to tackle.
Crochet: Scarf, Cowl
This infinity scarf is worked in the round lengthwise from the bottom up. A series of crochet shells or fans add visual interest to this hip and modern piece that can be worn as a big loop around the neck or doubled for a cozy cowl look.