Amanda Kremer

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Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Knitting: Tee
Secret in my pocket is a comfortable, drop-shoulder jumper. It is worked seamlessly from the top in one piece, beginning with the neck edge. The shoulder slopes are shaped with the use of the contiguous sleeve method. The front and back are worked separately down to the underarm. The body is formed by joining the front and back at the underarm....
Knitting: Scarf
One Skein Wonder is an easy scarf that is worked from corner to edge using increases as well as bind-off stitches in order to show off the color changes in the skein on a bias. Although it isn’t necessary, a variegated skein of yarn is highly recommended for this project. It is a lot of fun to watch the colors as they stripe and pool throughout...
Knitting: Cowl, Fingerless Gloves
Support Local Yarn Guy or Sly Guy for short is a cowl and fingerless mittens pattern worked in MJ yarns. The cowl features a color work in a variety of textures including stockinette stitch, garter stitch, Andalusian stitch and lace.
Knitting: Pullover
Simplicity in Lace is an easy yet, elegant top-down raglan pullover that only requires basic knitting skills. If you are a beginner knitter, you shouldn’t shy away from attempting this project. Only two basic lace knitting stitches are required: purl two together (p2tog) and yarn over (yo).
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Upslope is a native Colorado shawl design! Both the yarn (Hue Loco) and the name are from Colorado. Upslope is the name of a locally brewed beer that also went very well with the shape and lines on this design.
Knitting: Poncho
Lady at the Airport was inspired by the requests of two lovely neighbors! One of them had seen an elegant poncho worn by a lady passing her in the terminal at the airport. Thanks to you both for your support and encouragement with getting this design on the books!
Knitting: Pullover
Pink is a comfortable, drop-shoulder jumper. It is worked seamlessly from the top in one piece, beginning with the neck edge. The shoulder slopes are shaped with the use of the contiguous sleeve method. The front and back are worked separately down to the underarm. The body is formed by joining the front and back at the underarm. Finally, the s...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
On the Contrary is an interesting symmetrical shawl using contrasting colors, lines and textures. It is worked from the center top to the bottom in one piece.
Knitting: Tee
High Tide is a summer top, perfect for those long, hot summer months. The cotton/bamboo/silk blend yarn combined with plenty of extra ease provides for a beautiful top that has a very comfortable feel.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Isosceles is a shawl that is worked from the “inside out” using modular knitting. The work begins with just one stitch as you cast on for the center piece. The colors are added in sequence, by picking up the stitches along the outside edges. Isosceles is finished off with binding all the way around and a picot bind off in a contrasting color.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Path to Wonderland is an interesting asymmetrical shawl with many eye-catching color elements. It is worked from corner to edge using increases as well as bind-off stitches in order to create stripes on a bias.
Knitting: Cowl, Poncho
Kirsche is an oversized poncho that is worked from the bottom front hem around the shoulders and then down to the back bottom hem. The sides are held together by two buttons that are placed in the ribbing.
Knitting: Poncho
Wings is a poncho that is perfect for those chilly fall or spring days when a sweater is a little too warm or too confining. This is a very fashionable poncho that is worked from the top down in one piece.
Knitting: Pullover
Mad Dash is an interesting project to knit because there is always something new to think about while knitting. Whether it’s ribbing, yoke increases, stripes or button holes, each section is short enough so that the knitting will not get boring, and you will be sure to finish in no time.
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Knitting: Cardigan
Knitting: Cardigan
Back in the Saddle is a one-piece, top-down cardigan. The yoke is worked using contiguous increases to create a saddle shoulder from the top. The shoulder caps are shaped using short rows, giving the jacket a tailored look. Then contiguous set-in sleeves are worked down to the underarms. The yoke ribbing adds a certain spiffy-ness to the jacket...
Knitting: Cowl
Loopdiloo is a cozy cowl pattern that includes instructions for three different sizes. The Small has a 24” (61 cm) circumference and a height of 22” (56 cm). It is intended to be worn without wrapping it around your neck. The Medium is 44” (112 cm) in circumference and 12” (30.5 cm) in height, which means you can wear it with 2 wraps, snugly ar...
Knitting: Cardigan
Coal Creek Trail is an elegant yet comfortable top-down cardigan that may be worn open or closed with a shawl pin. The name, Coal Creek Trail, was inspired by the color of the yarn (Plomo by Malabrigo Yarn) as well as the leafy lace pattern along the collar. I can easily imagine wrapping myself up in this cozy cardigan on a cool spring stroll a...
Knitting: Cardigan
Sea to Skye is an elegant wrap/cardigan that is worn short in the front and long in the back. The lacy, ruffled collar encompasses the entire cardigan, making it an interesting garment to knit.
Knitting: Cardigan
Nascent, meaning of promise and potential, is an elegant wrap-cardigan that is lightweight and comfortable. Nascent, worn for a special occasion or simply to the office, gives the promise and potential for much praise from knitters and non-knitters alike!
Knitting: Cardigan
Oriole is a seamless, top-down cardigan that can be worn open or closed with a shawl pin. Business or casual, Oriole can be worn for many different occasions.
Knitting: Cardigan
Lake Breeze is a totally seamless raglan cardigan knit from the top-down in one piece, somewhat inspired by Persistence. The cables on the back give it a little more style than a plain stockinette cardigan would - but not too much, making this a great cardi for advanced beginners, who would like to get a little adventurous with their knitting.
Knitting: Cardigan
Unintended is a lacy cardigan knit in a luxurious merino/silk/cashmere sport weight yarn: Madelinetosh Pashmina. It is knit from the top down, beginning with the neck ribbing and continuing on to neck short rows and contiguous shoulder seams. The straight, high neckline sets this cardigan apart from more typical crew neck garments. The two fron...
Knitting: Pullover
Distract Me is a boat neck, light-weight pullover for the warmer days of the year. It can be used as a beach cover-up or as a nice top for going out on a summer’s evening. Distract Me is knit with fingering weight sock yarn from the top down, beginning with the neck ribbing. The front and back panels are knit separately and joined at the undera...
Knitting: Vest
This vest is just like dad’s (or mom’s) Man Cold Vest! Kid Cold is knit from the top down in one piece. The shoulders are shaped with increases that are left and right leaning to give the seam a very neat look. After the shoulders, the front and back sections are knit separately down to the underarms. Thereafter the body is worked in the round....
Knitting: Vest
Man Cold is knit from the top down in one piece. The shoulders are shaped with contiguous seams. The neck and armhole ribbing are added after the body has been completed. Even though it is called “Man Cold” this is a unisex pattern, which includes waist shaping for women.
Knitting: Cowl
Askew is a reversible cowl that is knit lengthwise on the bias. This makes it a versatile pattern, allowing the knitter to determine just how long or short they would like it to be. The seaming technique used to graft the ends together is specific to this knit-1-below brioche stitch pattern and therefore virtually invisible.
Knitting: Sleeveless Top, Vest
Quibble is a comfortable, yet stylish top that is knit from the crown of the hood to the hem in one piece. The hood stitches are cast on using Judy’s magic cast on method and is shaped using increases down to the neckline. The pocket ribbing and side seam cable pattern help to make the body knit interesting and give this top a subtle flair. Thi...
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Quibble is a comfortable, yet stylish vest that is knit from the crown of the hood to the hem in one piece. The hood is cast on using Judy’s Magic Cast On method and is shaped using increases and short rows. The cable pattern on the side seams give Quibble a subtle feminine flair. This pattern also includes instructions for a hoodless version o...
Knitting: Cardigan
This warm cardigan will be the perfect addition to your winter weather wardrobe. Persistence is knit from the top, down and has a long ribbed collar that you can button up to the top on a breezy day. The shoulder shaping and yoke are formed using increases on both sides of the fabric, for a “contiguous” saddle shoulder. Short rows are then work...
Knitting: Cardigan
This cool sweater jacket will be the perfect addition to your child’s back-to-school wardrobe. It is knit from the top-down and includes a contrasting color for the collar, hem and cuff ribbing. The yoke is created using increases to form a saddle shoulder from the top. The shoulder caps are shaped using short rows, giving it a tailored look. T...
Knitting: Pullover
This long-sleeved pullover is sure to please your little girl. Perfect for her back-to-school wardrobe! It is knit from the top-down and includes a raglan yoke and a waistband - creating a smooth transition from the yoke to the body. The button bands are picked up after the body of the sweater has been completed. The center front features a ple...
Knitting: Pullover
This square neck pullover is designed with zero ease. It is knit in a top-down fashion, beginning with knitting flat to shape the yoke and square neck. Once you reach the underarms, you will begin knitting in the round by casting on the center front stitches. The neck ribbing is added after the body and sleeves have been finished. The suggested...
Knitting: Cardigan, Coat / Jacket
This frilly jacket is sure to please your little girl. It is knit from the top-down and includes puffed sleeves at the shoulders and gathers at the sleeve ribbing. The yoke is created using a modified version of the contiguous sleeve method. The button bands are picked up after the body of the jacket has been completed.
Knitting: Cardigan
Indira is a warm, soft cardigan with a positive ease at the chest for comfort. Knit “seamless” from the top-down, its construction includes round yoke as well as raglan yoke shaping. The colored stripes are knit using a diamond stitch pattern, to bring more definition to the yoke and hem.
Knitting: Pullover
This is a cozy little sweater with a shawl collar to keep your little guy warm while making him look like a little man. This raglan sweater is worked from the top-down. The cabling is centered in the front with an XO pattern. The shawl collar is picked up along the neck edge and requires short rows.
Knitting: Poncho
Your little girl is going to love this Rainbow Poncho. It features a hood for extra warmth. The poncho also has armholes, so she can still wear a backpack. It is knit from the crown of the hood down to the hem in one piece. The lace pattern adds an extra touch of “fancy” for your girl.
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
This warm little shrug is perfect for you evening out. The elegant lace pattern gives the shrug a nice luxurious look. Knit from the cuff up, the pieces are sewn together using a modified form of the kitchener stitch. The ribbing around the neck is added afterwards and is slightly wider on the top for the collar. The yarn is a tightly plied mer...
Knitting: Cardigan, Child Doll (American Girl, Sasha, etc)
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Knitting: Bonnet
A handmade hat for newborns can make the perfect gift. Use a soft washable yarn for a comfortable cozy hat!