Julia Billings

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Market bag (slouchy), Bag - Other
A sweet shoulder bag inspired by the fisherman’s ganseys of Scotland, Anstruther works as a sturdy project bag for your WIPS or to carry any of your other treasures…
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
The Sea Thrift mitts are worked seamlessly, using methods found in Shetland lace construction, resulting in beautifully stretchy mitts that fit a range of hands.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A slouchy, stranded colourwork beanie with a pompom and two options for length: a deepish ribbing for a bit of slouch or a bit deeper again for a hat that can be worn loose and low or folded back. Worked in the round using two or five shades of light worsted-weight yarn (or a double strand of fingering-weight) and charted for both, Frankie is a...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A large, cozy shawl incorporating the characteristic features of a traditional Faroese shawl: garter-stitch body, large graphic lace panel, central gore, shoulder shaping and fringe. Big enough to wrap a couple of times around your neck, it can also be worn in the traditional way- wrapped around the waist and tied at the back…
Knitting: Beret, Tam
A slouchy, stranded colourwork tam inspired by a favourite childhood book, By the shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls Wilder. It tells of Laura’s and Carrie’s nighttime adventure, bundled up against the cold, on the frozen waters of Silver Lake and their unexpected encounter with a wolf… who could have caught them but didn’t.