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Knitting: Beret, Tam, Beanie, Toque
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Knitting: Cardigan
The Cinnamon Girl Cardigan began with a conversation about the yarn. Jill Draper Makes Stuff Empire is a hand dyed 100% Rambouillet wool from New York state, its a bouncy round Aran weight that finds that perfect balance between rugged and softness. In short its the yarn you want for a ‘forever sweater’, the kind of sweater you reach...
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Pullover
This pullover is worked seamlessly from the top down in the round. The yoke is worked in a hybrid of ‘round’ yoke and raglan shaping with subtle neck shaping integrated into the yoke construction. The body and sleeves are separated and worked seamlessly to the cuff.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Named for the little shore birds that scurry with invisible legs and fly together in cloud formation over the coastline of New England, this shawl is worked on the bias in a completely reversible rib and eyelet pattern- there is no right or wrong side.
Knitting: Cardigan
The everyday, everywhere, with everything cardigan. This cardi started life as a class demonstration for my ‘how to finish a sweater’ class at SSK, the Knitgirllls Super Summer Knit-together. It is worked in pieces and seamed because it was designed as a primer on basic finishing skills- mattress stitch, shoulder joins, how to set in sleeves, pi...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Cardigan
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Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Northfield is the perfect piece to keep with you on the coldest of winter days.The wonderful large size and soft, drape-y fabric is just what you will want to have wrapped around your shoulders.
Knitting: Cardigan, Coat / Jacket
The Catboat Cardigan is having a little fun with tradition, mixing a little of the traditional Gansey with modern sports wear. The tweedy Green Mountain Spinnery Alpaca Elegance pairs perfectly with some leather buttons but it has already occurred to me that I want to do this all season, everyday, sweater again with the Spinnery’s Cotton C...
Knitting: Cowl
Wrap your self in love and happiness
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This is the first in the Baby Cocktails Mixed Drink Series, where two designers work with the same element and see where we come out.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Lazy Jacks
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
A riff on the traditional, a cabled cardigan inspired by Vermont granite and by the late 19th/early 20th century stone carvings done by the Craftsmen in Central Vermont. The cardigan is hip length with a fitted saddle shoulders, waist shaping and generously overlapped fronts for that perfect mix of tailored fit and a laid back, comfortable style.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A somewhat slouchy toque with a completely reversible stitch pattern. The sample does not reflect this but the hat could be blocked as a beret if you prefer.
Knitting: Cardigan
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Knitting: Cowl
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Knitting: Cardigan
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Knitting: Cardigan
A perfectly wearable, everyday cardi, knit from the top down without seams. The yoke is worked with an elongated raglan for a relaxed slouchy feel and a cut-away hem channels the feeling of a cocoon sweater with out the fuss or extra fabric. The body is worked in stockinette stitch with gentle waist shaping and the edges are finished in a neat 1...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves, Beanie, Toque
An easy to work, easy to wear, unisex hat and mitt set. Worked in wool with a super stretchy waffle stitch for comfort and warmth.
Knitting: Cardigan
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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
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Knitting: Cardigan, Coat / Jacket
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Knitting: Cardigan
A swingy a-line cardigan with generously sized patch pockets sewn on after the knitting is complete.
Knitting: Cardigan
The body is worked in one piece to the under arm, then fronts and back are divided and worked separately to the shoulders. The sleeves are worked in the round to the underarm, then cap shaping is worked back and forth in rows. A sequence of sheer/opaque stripes are worked throughout.
Knitting: Cardigan
Softer then the coziest sweatshirt but much more ladylike.
Knitting: Pullover
The body is worked in the round to the under arm, then front and back are divided and worked back and forth in rows. The sleeves are worked in the round to the underarm, then cap shaping is worked back and forth in rows. A sequence of sheer/opaque stripes are worked throughout.
Knitting: Cardigan
A hip-length v-neck cardigan with set-in sleeves and a subtle texture panel that shimmers then fades in a variegated yarn.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A hat with a textured stitch pattern inspired by Gladys Thompson’s Guernsey & Jersey Patterns book. Hat is written for 3 lengths, beanie (ski cap), slouchy (cloche like), and very slouchy (tam like)- The varying lengths can also used to adapt the pattern to a variety of head sizes with blocking. Hat shown is the middle size: slouchy.
Knitting: Cardigan
A hip length cardigan with a shawl collar and 2-button closer that can be worn comfortably open or closed.
Knitting: Mittens
Ephemera are transitory written and printed matter not intended to be retained or preserved. The word derives from the Greek, meaning things lasting no more than a day. These mittens are sort of like that. Knitted in a loosely spun single ply yarn, they will not last more then a season or two. But they only take a day or two to knit (a few hours...
Knitting: Cardigan
A long lean tomboy cardigan with Aran style texture, without the bulk. Knit seamlessly in a draping worsted weight yarn with sweet, easily memorized 2 and 3 st cables framed by textured stitch panels.
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
Men’s wear inspired but softer and lighter, with a nicely feminine fit. The allover texture stitch, reminiscent of the subtle plaids used in classic woolen ‘sporting’ jackets, is a simple knit/purl combination, easily memorized and quickly knit in a worsted weight yarn. The jacket features generously sized welt pockets and an oversized collar kn...
Knitting: Pullover
The stitch panel pattern for the Berlin Gansey was discovered in a photograph of a flapper, taken in Berlin Germany in 1924.
Knitting: Cloche Hat
A double knit cloche hat, completely reversible for a quick disguise when you’re on the run from the evil Sherif of Nottingham, or simply want one hat to match two coats.
Knitting: Scarf
The simplest color work, a ‘wrong side’ that is completely different yet as nice as its reverse and a clever little trick with a crochet hook for the finishing yield whole that is greater then the sum: A light and gauzy scarf knit in a deliciously soft yarn with brilliant retro colors.
Knitting: Purse
Details, details, this bag is all in the details, a double start CO, knit in the round, lace every row, applied i-cord, sewn lining and zippers to close.The yarn is cool and elegant, perfect summer knitting and a nice lace alternative to a shawl for the hot humid days to come…
Knitting: Cardigan
Pinnate: Having leaflets arranged in two rows along an axis. From Taylor’s Guide to Perennials. Inspired by a Victorian shirt waist, updated to a modern a-line silouette with ¾ set-in sleeves and a shawl collar. Columns of rose leaves from hem to bind off create a long line on a stockinette stitch body with a simple eyelet stitch panels on the s...
Knitting: Cardigan
Acer saccharum- the Sugar Maple trees that surround our house, named for the resemblance of the stitch pattern to the tree’s bark.
Knitting: Mittens
These little fishes are quick to knit and kid approved!