Bonnie Franz

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Mittens, Beanie, Toque
Mittens and hats for toddlers through adults! Knit in the round, top down. Why? Because this way, you can use every bit of yarn without worrying about running out- make the cuffs as long as possible!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Very simple hat and scarf set designed to fit most adults. Hat is ribbed on smaller needles, scarf in garter stitch on larger needles. Gauge isn’t critical since the ribbing should make it fit most. Set uses a full cake of Caron Tea Cakes yarn. I designed this to make for homeless men at my church; I’m offering it free in hopes it may help othe...
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
Hooded drop sleeve jacket in worsted weight yarn.
Knitting: Cape
One size hooded cape fits baby for a surprising amount of time, from wrist length to elbow to shoulder cape and everything in between. Moss stitch edges with a tie closure; cables highlight the raglan shaping lines. Knit from top down.
Knitting: Cardigan
Raglan cardigan in sock/fingering weight yarn. Moss stitch edges with button closure for a traditional look. Knit in the round for easy finishing. Shown in size 12 months.
Knitting: Cardigan, Coat / Jacket
Easy baby hooded jacket/cardigan in stockinette with seed stitch (British Moss Stitch) edges, sleeves, and hood. Pattern includes only size 12 months (which also fits a Vermont Teddy Bear). Directions included for knitting sleeves flat or in the round, and for choice of closures- zipper, buttons and button holes, buttons and loops, or tie closu...
Knitting: Pullover
A unisex, easy to knit boatneck with long dropped sleeves. Directions are included for knitting in the round or knitting flat, and the pattern stitch is given in both word and chart form, so whatever your knitting style, you’ll find everything you need! (plus, as a bonus there are directions for a matching blanket!)
Knitting: Pullover
Show your Irish spirit! Crewneck pullover features an intarsia shamrock in green on an aran color background, with solid green sleeves and back. Edges are done in garter stitch. Unisex oversized sweatshirt style shaping with drop sleeves. Chart provided for intarsia design. Use any worsted weight yarn; proportions call for about twice as much g...
Knitting: Cowl
Super quick bulky cowl knitted in the round- requires 2 wheels roving or 3 skeins Savannah as shown; you can make it much deeper if you like (but you’ll need more yarn!) Eyelets trap air for warmth and allow you to breathe through it if you pull it up over your face (hey, it’s REALLY cold out there!)
Knitting: Cowl
Cowl to match Miranda Mitts, worked in one piece in the round. This is a good project for the first time knitting cables in the round.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Stretchy cable and ribbing fingerless mitts accommodate most hands, male and female, from teen to adult. You can make 2 pairs of mitts from one skein of wool- make a matching set for you and a friend!