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Knitting: Afghan block
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Knitting: Beret, Tam, Beanie, Toque
Dropped stitches make the cables on this chunky hat loose so they pop out of their seed stitch background. Worked up in a super bulky yarn, these hats make great last-minute gifts.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
This is the matching beret to the There Be Dragonflies Shawl. The same instructions are used for both sizes. Size is determined by the weight of yarn you decide to use.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Announcing Bijou Basin Ranch’s first ever Mystery Knit Along hosted by yours truly!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
There Be Dragonflies Shawl is now available in Italian (with a HUGE thanks to LaMicky for her AWESOME and AMAZING translation.
Knitting: Scarf, Fingerless Gloves, Headband
This scarf and mitts set was originally exclusively designed for Club Dragonfly’s January 2013 shipment.
Knitting: Ankle Sock
These cuffed ankle socks were originally exclusively designed for the May 2012 shipment of Club Dragonfly.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
There are times as a knitter when you want to knit a quick, mindless project. Something with just enough pizzazz that you don’t end up bored to tears. But I also wanted to make it fun so I used several colors of yarn and made random stripes. You could also just use a hand-dyed yarn instead.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Simple step-by-step instructions and pictures to make it easy for you to learn to knit socks from the top down.
Knitting: Cowl
Here comes autumn with its brisk winds that get just under your collar and give you a chill. One needs a nice collection of cowls to ward off these chilly breezes. Knit up as many as you can, in as many luscious yarns as you can. They’re super quick to knit on those 16” circular needles!
Knitting: Scarf, Cowl
I have a fascination with cables. All kinds of cables: easy, complicated, ribbed, reversible. You name it. When fall comes around I want to knit cables all the time.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Matching mitts for your Ceiba hat. Incredibly soft and warm, these mitts will help keep your hands snuggly during cold winters.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
My younger cousin, Sabrina, I love her. She’s so funny. Her status messages on instant messaging remind me of when I was in my early 20s and partying like a fool, just like she is doing now. Wow, those were the days.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
You ever met a person that can rock a beret like nobody’s business? That’s my friend, Marta. When she dons a slouchy hat or beret, you can’t tell Marta nothin’. She looks FANTASTIC.
Knitting: Cowl
Malabrigo and their luscious yarns. I swear, they can be such an addiction!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
As summer leads into the chilly days of fall, you want to make sure you have something to wrap around you at the ready. A shōru, or shawl, is the easiest thing to put around your neck or shoulders when you feel those crisp autumn breezes.
Knitting: Cardigan
Here is the baby to toddler version of the popular Mi Escuelita pattern. Because kids of all ages should look stylish and smart on their way to day care or school!
Knitting: Cardigan
Whether heading to class, to the office or to the movies, this cardigan will keep you cozy and warm. Tuck your lip balm, ID or $20 into the front pockets if you don’t want to carry a handbag. The generous shawl collar hugs the neck nicely and keeps you toasty.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
When I first heard of this yak/bamboo blend from Bijou Basin Ranch, I was curious to know what it felt like. When I finally held a skein, I was amazed at the softness of the yarn despite being 75% yak, a fiber known to be itchy. I knew this yarn would make a perfect cap that would hug my head as it would feel silky on my forehead instead of scra...
Knitting: Cowl
If Bella from Twilight® had a cowl, this is what it would look like. Inspired by the Bella’s Mittens pattern by Marielle Henault, I designed a cowl to match.
Knitting: Scarf
Beautiful lace cowls and scarves are wonderful additions to anyone’s collection of accessories. These look great with just about anything you wear. From jeans and a t-shirt you wear to the movies to a suit you would wear to work, a knit lace scarf or cowl is great to have handy.
Knitting: Cowl
Sometimes, it’s so chilly outside that you just want to huddle inside something super warm and cozy.
Knitting: Vest
ON SALE NOW THROUGH THANKSGIVING!
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
ETA: This pattern was originally meant to be a for-sale pattern, but I would like to dedicate it to all of my fellow LSG members who really know how to offer a virtual ear when needed. The members of that group are the best support group one can ever have. THANKS HEFFAS! I LOVE YOU ALL!
Knitting: Strapless Top
Summer is here! A time when knitters put away the wool and cables, and pull out the lace and lighter yarns. This pattern combines the use of a beautiful, smooth cotton yarn that glides through your fingers and an easy to remember all-over lace pattern. Its wide range of sizes and its flowing design makes this a sexy top for any Fabulous woman. T...
Knitting: Baby Blanket
Lately I find myself knitting more baby things than expected. My friends are popping out babies left and right. This particular blanket is dedicated to one of my bestest buddies. I do not need to tell her who she is. She knows how much her friendship means to me and how much I text her when I can’t find her online for my daily dose of BFF! Here’...
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Here’s a slumber cap that will stay put as you sleep. Make it small for a cute bun net or make it large to fit tons of curly hair. If you need it extra, extra large, use a needle one size larger than those specified in pattern (ie: if a section calls for a US 5, use a US 6 instead).
Knitting: Cardigan
This cute little cardigan is knit entirely in the round, seamless, in just a few hours. Using less than 1 skein of Brown Sheep Cotton Fleece in each color, it makes a great, affordable last minute gift for an expectant mother or for that niece or granddaughter you love so much.
Knitting: Scarf
Valkyrie is a one-skein scarf with an easy-to-follow cables and lace pattern.
Knitting: Cowl, Beret, Tam
You can make this hat and cowl set with just one skein of Brooks Farm Solo Silk.
Knitting: Cardigan
Your favorite sweater has been re-designed! The pattern now includes an extra PDF that has a cardi and a jacket version; it also includes a lace front option. Also new are the various sizes (the original PDF only had two sizes). When you purchase the pattern, you will get the Original Wrapped-About PDF AND the Re-Wrapped-About PDF. :-)
Knitting: Cowl
I’ve had yarn in my stash hand spun for me by a very good friend, Necia. I’ve been trying to find the perfect pattern for it. After a while, I realized it needed its OWN pattern because it was spun JUST FOR ME!
Knitting: Beret, Tam
1/4/2010: PLEASE NOTE, if you downloaded the pattern before today, you should redownload as an edit was made.
Knitting: Scarf
When you find a skein of luxury yarn with low yardage that costs you an arm and a leg, you usually only buy one.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Volare is the Latin and Italian word for the verb to fly; adding an acute accent on the final e (volaré), it is also the Spanish word for I will fly.
Knitting: Clothing
Sizes: S (M, L, XL)
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern is now available for free and it’s dedicated to all of my wonderful friends who have supported me in my endeavors.
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
Sizes: XS/S (M/L, 1X/2X)
Knitting: Billed Hat
Here’s a hat pattern that is easy to memorize and fits from a child to an adult with a big head or lots of hair! Knit this up in a couple of hours for a quick gift.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
All of us have boucle yarn in our stash that we have NO idea what to do with.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
2/12/08: This pattern has been updated for easier directions. If you printed it before today, you should reprint it now. :)