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Crochet: Throw
Dimensions about 34” by 54”
Knitting: Baby Blanket
The newest baby blanket designed by Nicky Epstein! You’ve loved her Enchanted Castle, and many others!
Knitting: Tee
This sassy pullover is perfect for the glamorous knitter in everyone! The oversized shape drapes great on any body shape and looks extra chic when belted at the waist. The luxurious yarn adds in the beads and sequins for you, creating an allover fabulous look. Knit it in any color for any occasion!
Knitting: Scarf
This amazing scarf is a textural sensation. A quick knit, huge flowers are put together to make a very unique and stylish scarf! Play around with colors and beads for an extra special look!
Knitting: Purse
This amazing textural bag is quite fun to knit up. Clever, yet simple stitch patterning create amazing scallops that are very flirty and fun!
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
Knitting: Pullover, Blanket - Other
Nicky’s Dino Mania includes both patterns for a fabulous child’s Afghan, as well as the pattern for some adorable kid’s sweaters!
Knitting: Cardigan, Booties, Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Animal Toy
Knitting: Animal Toy
Knitting: Vest
This trendy vest is a great addition to your wardrobe.The body of this vest wraps around the back so that stitches are running sideways. Rows of purl stitches create the illusion of interesting seam detailing on the back
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Knitting: Sweater - Other
This chic sweater has a really great texture with cables up the back, arms and front. With open sides, the silhouette is very unique and interesting. A very fun knit to add you your project list!
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
Bust 52”
Knitting: Vest
With a combination of colorwork and embroidery, this charming vestlette is the perfect addition to your winter knitting list. This one sized fits most garment is perfect to cuddle up in on a crisp fall or winter day. Bust 52” Length 24”
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
Raglan Jacket is designed to be loose fitting - choose size accordingly.
Knitting: Sweater - Other
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
Flattering and knitted sideways in easy St st., you’ll want this stylish piece for your summer wardrobe.The Aslan Trends yarns come in many beautiful colors and my Tree of Life buttons add a whimsical touch
Knitting: Necktie
Tie one on for Father’s Day! All knit in one piece and self lined, you can also use contrasting colors for the stripes.Knit ties are very much in style today and Dad will have the most distinctive, handsome tie in the room.
Knitting: Throw
Looking for a Spring new accent for your home, or a June wedding gift?… The Embossed Bouquet Afghan, is sure to be a hit, and will become an instant classic heirloom. You’ll enjoy knitting, displaying or giving this elegant afghan, and personalizing it with your favorite color.
Knitting: Pullover
Finished Measurements
Knitting: Cape
love to visit France, so I decided to incorporate into this hooded traveling cape images that I associate with the romantic French countryside: a moonlit château, complete with turrets and a drawbridge, cypress trees, wisteria, and fleur-de-lis (a French floral emblem). To bring my picture to life, I chose wool, silk, and cotton chenille yarns f...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves, Beanie, Toque
A great gift for any Pittsburgh fan in your life (Penguins, Steelers or Pirates) or change the colors for your favorite team!
Knitting: Poncho
Nicky Epstein original domino flowers top this stunning block design.
Knitting: Bag - Other
Knitting: Cardigan
This cardigan features knit cord used in several ways. The cord extension on the bottom becomes part of the cable-patterned border. Knit cord is also used for the buttonhole closure and continues around the collar and adorns the cuffs. I always enjoy using knit cord and I hope you enjoy the interesting ways it’s incorporated into this cardigan
Crochet: Pullover
The long awaited crochet version of the popular knitted design.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Crochet: Tote
The striking tree motif will “spruce” up any wardrobe.
Knitting: Christmas Stocking
Candy cane stripes adorned with holly leaves and berries kicks this traditional stocking up a notch and is fun to knit!
Knitting: Hats - Other
Knitting: Christmas Stocking
One of my favorite Christmas stockings to knit by the chimney with care. Look out for Santa!
Knitting: Christmas Stocking
Beautifully shaped stocking with vintage coloring remains a knitted classic!
Knitting: Hats - Other
When you put this hat on your head, you’ll be sure to dance around!
Knitting: Hats - Other
Knitting: Lampshade
Dress up your room with these wonderful lamp shades. A converging rib stitch is the background for the shade; embellishment techniques make it unique. If you don’t purchase a “self-sticking” shade, you can use a glue gun to tack the shade lightly, with glue on the top and bottom edges only.
Knitting: Pillow
From the book…
Knitting: Pillow
MooMoo’s eating a daisy and couldn’t be more content. Add a bell around her neck if you are afraid she will get lost. The body is spiral knit with the spots knit in. No two cows are alike so make your own cow spot coloring.
Knitting: Pillow
Oink Oink’s body is worked in wool with converging cables. The face is dimensional and, of course, there’s a curly Q tail.
Knitting: Pillow
Yards of scalloped edging is sewn to a round knit background. The head is dimensional and oh, when it looks at you with those eyelashes, you have to have it! Baa-Baa is made with 100% wool. This is one baa you shouldn’t have any other way. The eyes and eyelashes are purchased.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
In This is an easy, quick cap to knit. For the background you can use one to two skeins of yarn left over from a sweater, and
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This cap begins with a cable rib and goes into reverse stockinette stitch for the background. The crown shaping is a simple knit 2 together decrease. The tube stitch and leaf are worked in one piece. Follow the drawing for placement of the leaves and berries or create your own placement. The knitted tassels are twisted to form corkscrews.
Knitting: Hats - Other
The cats on this hat are worked in intarsia using separate balls of color for the background and the cats. lf you’re superstitious about black cats, feel free to use any color for the cats or add a face with embroidery or beads, but stay away from squiggle eyes (no one likes a tacky cat). This hat begins with the lining and works from the bottom...
Knitting: Throw, Bedspread, Blanket - Other
By the sea, by the sea, by the beautiful sea. Made up of intarsia blocks, this afghan is sprinkled with seashore motifs on solid basketweave blocks. The blocks are sewn together and then embroidered with a whipstitch. The entire afghan is edged with garter stitch in a contrasting color.
Knitting: Pullover
Stylish and unique, this fashion sweater is one you’ll want to wear often!
Knitting: Earwarmers, Brimmed Hat, Billed Hat, Earflap Hat
As in Fudd! This hat works just as well without the plaid motif, but make your solid colors with contrasting fur to maintain the fun spirit of the hat. The structure of the hat allows you to wear it with the flaps up or down to cover the ears.
Knitting: Baby Blanket
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Knitting: Cardigan, Coat / Jacket
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat is knit from the top center down in one piece, using six different colors and a contrasting black. The musical notes are worked in duplicate stitch (upside down) after the hat has been knitted. The hat is lined with a knit 1, purl 1 ribbing for a nice fit and body shape.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
This traditional Fair Isle pattern is my tribute to the Irish. I start with a blue ocean and sparkle it with blue metallic yarn and white wave tops, then continue with green and ocean sand. Then I top it off with the last snake that St. Patrick drove into the Irish sea. Instructions are given for an optional tubular cast-on that can be used on o...
Knitting: Throw, Pillow
You will want to use this pretty afghan and pillow combo all the time, not just at tea time. The Tea Time Lace afghan and pillow are made using a lace and solid, stockinette stitch background with duplicate stitch motifs. The afghan is knit in one piece, and, then the teacups and plaid are added with duplicate stitch.
Knitting: Pullover
A modern silhouette mixes with graphic color for a truly unique knit. The cable lover will feel inspired to make something that is definitely a conversation-starter.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Instructions are given for straight and circular knitting. The pattern stitch used is reversible, lending flexibility to the way the brim is folded for variations of wearing style. The yarn I’ve recommended lends itself to the elasticity of the hat. You can use another quality yarn in place of it, but I recommend you stay away from cotton, linen...
Knitting: Brimmed Hat
The polyester-fiberfill rolled brim makes this a really comfy-cozy hat. I’ve kept it simple, but don’t hesitate to add a feather, flower, buttons, embroidery, or color work to make it truly yours. Ribbon can be used for the band.
Knitting: Brimmed Hat
Using bulky novelty yarn, this hat can be created in just a few hours. You can also use a solid bulky yarn or a combination of yarns, but make sure that the gauge remains the same, and add your favorite flower.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat is an exaggerated pillbox with a leopard brim. You can shorten or lengthen the crown height to your taste without altering the leopard chart. If you’re not into leopard spots, you can chart your own design or make it a solid color.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat is worked with a variegated background and solid trees (two solid colors can be used). The tree trunks are worked in the rib band and placed on holders, then the trees are picked up and knit separately. After the background is worked (but before the crown shaping), the trees are sewn to the cap. Then the moon is duplicate stitched and t...
Knitting: Chart
Alice in Wonderland Tea Party with the whole gang can be knitted in intarsia, crocheted colorwork, or afghan stitch with cross stitching.
Knitting: Poncho
pattern is available from multiple online vendors.
Knitting: Pillow
Knit in a leaf shape, accented with a cable border and embroidered in contrasting yarn. Can be made in one color or in a variety of colors. The pillow is two placemats sewn together and stuffed with Poly-Fil.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque, Balaclava
As a child I had a version of this hat knitted by an aunt. I loved the way I could wear it up or down and still do.