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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The Ants Go Marching… 2 x 2. This warm and cozy hat is worked in 2x2 rib throughout, using one solid color and one self striping yarn. The ribbing is alternated, giving it a much more complex look than the simple structure might hint at. This hat is finished by gathering the top, with no decreases!
Knitting: Cuffs, Beanie, Toque, Pillow / Cushion, Coaster
Every year, Over the Rainbow Yarn designs 12 original patterns for our 12 Weeks of Christmas Series.
Knitting: Headband
This pretty headband will keep your ears cozy and warm in the winter. It’s narrower in the back and wider in the front, so it will fit without scrunching or sliding. You will begin with a single braid cable in the back, which will split into three small braid cables with mirrored increases between them.
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion
This envelope-style pillow cover is worked with simple increases
Knitting: Cup / Mug, Cozy - Other
Keep your hand toasty while keeping your coffee or tea warm with this cozy cozy. Using Emily Ocker’s Magic Ring Cast On, this lovely piece is based on Elizabeth Zimmerman’s Pi principle.
Knitting: Wall Hanging, Wreath
This wreath can be decorated with either holly leaves and berries or mistletoe leaves and berries. You can make the base cover in either white or red.
Knitting: Coaster
Illusion knitting appears to be simple stripes when you see it straight on, but shows a clever raised design when you look at it from an angle. The secret is the placement of knit and purl stitches. On the right side of this fabric, purl stitches will rise up while knit stitches recede. The chart is written with notation that shows what the stit...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
The cuffs of these mitts are started with and I-Cord Cast on and
Knitting: Mittens
These mittens have one layer with roving knit in and one layer plain. This makes them reversible and keeps the thrums from getting caught between your fingers or on your rings. As you wear them, the insulating thrum layer will felt down. We’ve written this pattern in a size that will fit most women. If you want to make children’s or men’s sizes,...
Knitting: Cowl
Welting is like ribbing that runs horizontally instead of vertically.
Knitting: Hanging Ornament
This sparkling ball ornament is knit with a plain-colored acrylic yarn and a sparkle-sequin strand held together throughout. You’ll begin at the bottom of the ball and work up towards the top. Your hand-knit ornament will look charming on your Christmas tree with twinkling lights reflecting off of the sequins!
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Elizabeth Zimmerman, Knitting Goddess extraordinaire, gave the world the Pi Shawl formula, but since we wanted a quick project, we adapted the formula to a sweet tam style hat. The formula is easy and so are the lace stitches! With 1 strand of Frog Tree Alpaca Sport and 2 strands of Kidsilk Haze held together throughout, the Pi Hat is airy yet w...
Knitting: Legwarmers
These simple lace boot toppers feature Jagger Spun Green Line, a 100% Merino Wool yarn spun and dyed in our native state of Maine. They’re a quick and adorable knit, and are perfect for adding a pop of color to your winter wardrobe.
Knitting: Earflap Hat
This precious little hat has been designed for those helpless little babies that have no choice about being born during a New England winter.
Knitting: Slippers
These warm and cozy slippers are stretchy and flexible so the fit a wide variety of feet. They are made using standard top-down sock techniques. the trim at the top is a separate piece with a three strand braided cable and a big statement button.
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion
This hot pad is constructed of mini knitted hexagons called hexipuffs!
Knitting: Mittens
This pattern is actually two patterns. The mitten is a simple, standard mitten worked in 1x1 rib. The muffatee is a rectangle seamed at the inside of the wrist.
Knitting: Animal Toy
This fuzzy bear is very simple and cute. All of the pieces are worked separately and later seamed, and stuffed. Short rows are used to shape the head and feet, intarsia is used to create paws in a contrasting color.
Knitting: Legwarmers
A simple fisherman rib makes these leg warms oh so cozy, and fun to knit.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Inspired by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee’s gorgeous mittens, we worked up this matching hat. If you want to make the mittens, you can find Stephanie’s pattern here
Knitting: Cozy - Other
This pattern is for a set of 3 lace mason jar cozies. The pattern includes both written and charted instructions.
Knitting: Cowl
This cowl is worked in continuous twined knitting. This kind of stitch when used as an edge treatment is called Latvian Braid. Twined knitting, or Latvian Braid, is worked in two color knit and purl rows, and the braided effect is achieved by carrying the colors over and under one another. The pattern will explain the technique of twined knitting.
Knitting: Backpack
Knitting: Decorative - Other
A lovely center piece or holiday decoration featuring simple traveling stitches. 1 skein Berroco Lustra (Optional:some yellow roving for a star) US Size 7 DPN or Magic Loop
Knitting: Ankle Sock
An adorable and simple baby sock pattern!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This adorable aran hat is funky and cute. The tassel is optional.
Knitting: Containers
This darling little basket starts life as a garter stitch square, then adds stitches and turns to stockinette in the round. You’ll want to experiment with different sizes to make a whole bunch of them.
Knitting: Slippers
These simple slipper socks are worked entirely in garter and work up in an afternoon. They’re cozy and adorable!
Knitting: Cloche Hat
This cloche is an adorable and quick knit.
Knitting: Electronics Cozy
Try your hand at mosaic knitting with this iPad cover. Choose three skeins of Debbie Bliss Blue Faced Leicester in highly contrasting colors, any size 6 needles and give it a go.
Knitting: Balaclava
This super soft, face warming balaclava is knit in the round with tubular cast ons and a sewn bind off. The structure is a straight tube with no shaping.
Knitting: Hanging Ornament
These darling mini’s are all knit flat and seamed. No need for dpn’s!
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion
A quick and simple cushion cover using modular knitting. It is worked flat entirely in garter stitch.
Knitting: Skirt
This skirt has a central cable panel meant to look like hearts with x’s and o’s on either side. It uses the tubular cast on and includes cable charts as well as written instructions.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
This pattern is worked flat and seamed. It is very easy and quick. It’s great for first time cablers. Enjoy!
Knitting: Cowl
This is a great project for people looking to try entrelac for the first time. The pattern includes both written and visual step by step instructions. It uses one skein of the Marlowe yarn and works up very quickly! I hope you enjoy, and happy knitting!
Knitting: Hot Water Bottle
This hot water bottle cozy is a very quick knit. There are photo and written instructions for all techniques used. A great beginner pattern or a great pattern for any one looking for a super cozy hot water bottle cozy.
Knitting: Cup / Mug, Coffee / Tea Pot
This pattern is very simple and very easily adjusted for different sizes of mugs and coffee presses. It includes step by step photo and written instructions.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A simple but beautiful lace pattern, including stitch maps. It’s great for multiple seasons, as the shawl is both light weight and warm. It’s big enough to wear as a shawl but small enough to be worn as a scarf. Enjoy!
Knitting: Feet / Legs - Other
A very quick and easy boot topper! Great for beginners and people looking to learn how to make pompoms. Includes step by step photo and written instruction.
Knitting: Cowl
A nearly reversible infinity scarf in a mock cable lace pattern. It knits up very quickly and as the name suggests is both super cozy and fabulous.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Knitting: Scarf
This is a ribbed scarf with an easily customizable striping
Knitting: Cowl
Knitting: Scarf
This scarf is knit using a bulky hand-painted yarn with funky color variation, such as Ella Rae Lace Merino Chunky. The bright, fun colors and the chevron-stripe design in this scarf evoke beloved old afghans in the style popular in the 70’s, but with a contemporary update.
Knitting: Cowl
This unisex neck warmer is a variation of the cowl which is flared at the bottom for a more fitted and less drapey look.
Knitting: Scarf
Want to have a super-peppy-awesome-good-time? Knit this
Knitting: Scarf
This basic fringed garter stitch scarf is a great project for beginners, including a simple introduction to lace eyelets, and a great use of super-bulky yarn. This scarf will keep you super warm with style!
Knitting: Scarf
This scarf is an excellent project for a beginner, or someone who just needs a simple project to work on while multi-tasking or meditating. This lacey scarf features one easy-to-remember line of instruction. Select a beautiful worsted or aran-weight yarn and let the beauty of the yarn shine.
Knitting: Scarf
This super simple pattern shows off the natural beauty of this super bulky yarn, and features a fun and unusual technique - deliberately dropped stitches - which creates a surprise effect at the end of the project!