String Yarns

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Designer and author Tanis Gray will host the sixth and final KAL in our series of Ravelry knit-a-longs, beginning September 13th in our String Yarns Ravelry group. Join other knitters while learning new techniques to create this beautiful original fair isle design. Read the story behind the hat, here on Tanis’ blog.
Knitting: Pullover
With its relaxed fit, couture detailing and interlocking slip-stitch pattern, the Gridlock Pullover is knitwear to take you from summer to fall, and beyond.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
“Mahalo” is a Hawaiian word meaning thanks or gratitude.
Knitting: Cardigan
The Tweed & Twinkle Cardigan features a delicate ribbed design with set-in sleeves and a single-button closure. Using a strand of Audra (or Audra Mix) and a strand of Flora worked together, the fabric blooms into a marled tweed with a touch of glimmer. Perfect for the office or for a light, evening cover up, we know this effortless knit wil...
Knitting: Pullover
The Riviera Pullover is a picture of subtle refinement, combining the best elements of European chic with the clean, polished look of New York sophistication. Its gentle shimmer, simple A-line shape and full-fashioned details create a light-as-air v-neck with ease and elegance that takes you from day to evening.
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
Designer and author Tanis Gray will host the fourth in our series of 6 Ravelry knit-alongs, beginning May 10th in our Ravelry group. Join other knitters while learning new techniques to create this beautiful textured lace infinity cowl.
Knitting: Cardigan
Inspired by this season’s Missoni collection, the String Opera Coat is a unique collaboration of color and texture. The top panel is worked our exclusive Breeze yarn, which adds structure to the sweater and perfect balance to the fluid drape of the lower panel. Tahki-Stacy Charles’ Stella, Tandem and Flora yarns are worked in coordinating color...
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Cowl
Designer and author Tanis Gray will host the third in our series of 6 Ravelry knit-a-longs, beginning March 8th in our Ravelry group. Join other knitters while learning new techniques to create this beautiful textured lace infinity cowl.
Knitting: Vest
Cables are one of one the hottest textures this season and the decision to create them on only part of the garment is genius because it removes any bulk that an all over cable sweater can sometimes produce. The cables are worked on the bias, creating movement that is both flattering and extremely comfortable. They are surrounded by smooth stock...
Knitting: Cowl
A true three-season accessory, our Celtic Hood will help you ward off the chill. Wear it as the air begins to get crisp in the fall, over a jacket or coat in the winter, and when you need that little something extra in the spring evenings. A perfect accessory to complete your outerwear.
Knitting: Baby Blanket
Our Heirloom Blanket was inspired by the birth of Linda’s grandchildren, twin boys! It features easy stitch patterns that change every few rows, keeping the project interesting, yet easy enough for a beginner to knit!
Knitting: Hats - Other
Designer and author Tanis Gray will host the second in our series of 6 Ravelry knit-a-longs, beginning January 12th in our Ravelry group. Join other knitters while learning new techniques to create this beautiful original fair isle design.
Knitting: Headband
We are still enchanted by our best-ever selling accessories, the chunky cabled headband inspired by Prada’s own cabled creations.
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
The up-to-the-minute look of our Ribbed Cocoon has made it one of our most popular designs. This chic and versatile cover-up is easy to wear and even easier to knit - it is simply knit as a long shawl - the secret is in the finishing! The Ribbed Cocoon is the perfect beginner project, but a must for all knitters!
Knitting: Scarf
he Ruched Ruffles scarf is made with our favorite deliciously soft Filatura di Crosa Superior. The result is a scarf that feels like a cloud and is ever so glamorous. Even better, it is the perfect beginner project. You’ll want one in every color! The perfect gift.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
What sets the Twist Cable Hat apart is its unique stitch pattern. With a generously cozy border and a sleek fit, the Twist Cable Hat comes in two sizes to protect you from winter’s icy winds.
Knitting: Vest
A piece that everyone should have in their wardrobe, the Two Way Vest has a simple construction with minimal shaping.
Knitting: Cardigan
Even though the sun is still shining bright, the season of waking up to chilly mornings and brisk weather has begun, and with it our desire to reach for something soft and comfy.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Join knitting designer Tanis Gray and premier String Yarns for our first in a series of bi-monthly KALs, HERE.
Knitting: Cowl
When a shipment of cashmere arrives at String, trying to choose just one color is no easy task; each one is more beautiful than the next, what is a knitter to do? The answer is choose 3!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Wrap It Up Ruana is a sensational way to achieve effortless polish from head to toe. It’s easy to wear and a sophisticated addition to your wardrobe that creates a seemingly intricate pattern and steps this piece up to a new level of couture design.
Knitting: Cardigan
The Cosmopolitan Cardigan has an easy, flattering shape that is incredibly comfortable and looks good on everybody. Side pockets are cleverly constructed so as not to add bulk to the garment and help to hold its shape. The overall smooth and structured look is accomplished with a keen eye to the architecture of the garment, the subtle shaping a...