Zsuzsanna Orthodoxou

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Knitting: Pullover
Many of you asked me to make the Hara Sweater in adult size. So, please welcome Olibhia, the big sister of Hara! Although it isn’t the same construction, the end result is the same: simple, comfortable and cozy. Enjoy!
Knitting: Pullover
I’m definitely a big fan of knitting in pieces. Perhaps because that’s how I learned to make sweaters, and I also like carrying smaller pieces around, and that way I can also use my beloved straight needles. I really enjoy the seaming process as well, it’s one of my favourite parts. I strongly believe that I can make a better fitting sweater wh...
Knitting: Pullover
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Liliwen is a classic triangular shawl, knit from the centre of the top edge, and worked as two triangles out towards the lower edge. The shawl has a garter stitch edging, 3 stitches wide, thus the first and last 3 stitches of every row are always knit. By knitting every first stitch, you create small bumps in the ends what make the edges look m...
Knitting: Pullover
I love knitting both bottom up and top down sweaters. In this scenario I used these two constructions for the same garment, thus I could enjoy both methods at the same time!
Knitting: Cowl
Infinity scarves or cowls are incredibly versatile accessories. Since Melyn is a large cowl, it can be wrapped twice around your neck or pulled up over your head like a hood.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Let me introduce my new pair of cuff-down. Start knitting at the cuff, then work the leg and heel flap, turn the heel using short rows, create the gusset, knit the foot of socks, finish with short, medium or long wedge toe and that’s it.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Lealett is a bottom-up triangular shawl.
Knitting: Pullover
Myrrine sweater is worked seamlessly in the round, from the bottom up to the armholes. The body and sleeves are worked separately. Some short rows are added to the back of the sweater for a better fit, before joining body and sleeves for working the yoke to the neck edge. After last decrease round in the yoke, some short rows are added again ac...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Welcome to my newly designed and actually my favourite pair of cuff-down socks. Start knitting at the cuff, then work the leg and heel flap, turn the heel using short rows, create the gusset, knit the foot of socks, finish with short, medium or long wedge toe and that’s it.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
My new socks are knitted toe up and have an easy colourwork after the toe and before the cuff. The pattern is totally ‘beginner-friendly’, as it’s pretty detailed. Although I have given exact measurements for the foot and leg lengths, those are adjustable.The My Man’s socks pattern isn’t only for men, play with the colours and knit them for wom...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Trellas hat is a simple, 2-colours-at-a-time colourwork. The hat is worked in the round from bottom-up. It knits up very quickly and is a perfect project to get into colourwork. Also it’s a great stashbuster for some leftovers.
Knitting: Cowl
❈ I find cowls very practical and I love beautiful and easy-to-follow lace patterns as well. That’s how Osie cowl was born. Hope you like it ❈
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Here is my new design, named after one of my good knitting friends, who really loves purple colour:-) Hope you like it!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Here is my new hat pattern, an easy but interesting construction. It named after an old greek lady, whom I met once in Cyprus and i fell in love with her name.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
It’s an absolutely quick knit, I’m sure you’ll enjoy it!