Newborn Elf Hat Knitting Pattern

This article contains the free knitting pattern to knit a very cute newborn baby elf hat. As you can see from the photo, this hat design made it (well the very cute baby and the awesome photo made it, actually) to the front cover of a magazine. The photo was taken by the professional photographer […]

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Easy Chunky Fingerless Mittens Free Knitting Pattern

Today’s free knitting pattern is a really easy to knit pair of fingerless mittens. The mittens are knit with chunky yarn on straight needles. Once knit, they are simply sewn up at the side and a hole is left for the thumb holes. These little mitts are a super fast knitting project and look so […]

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Cable Headband – Free Knitting Pattern

Here we have a free knitting pattern for a really unusual looking cabled headband.  Made from super chunky yarn, it is cosy to wear and the unusual stitch pattern makes it a real eye catcher.  The headband shown in the photo is made from Paintbox Yarns Wool Mix Super Chunky Yarn. You can however use […]

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Mosaic Stitch Beanie Hat Free Knitting Pattern

Here is a lovely free knitting pattern for an adult sized colourful slouchy pompom hat. The hat is knit in the round and uses a mosaic knitting technique to achieve the pretty, spotty multi coloured pattern. Mosaic knitting is a really interesting colour work technique which is also known as the slipped stitch colour work […]

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Understanding Imperial Knitting Needle Sizes

Most knitters, whether beginner or experienced, will want to try out working from vintage knitting patterns at some point. From classic vintage cardigans to fun 1980s character sweaters, vintage knitting patterns offer us the opportunity to create stunning, nostalgic garments. Not only will our wardrobes really stand out from the crowd, we can also use […]

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