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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Stashbuster Cowl Knitting Pattern

This cowl is a lovely and fun idea for using up your stash and bits and pieces of leftover yarn that you may lying around in your knitting basket. As you can see, I made my cowl from self striping and self patterning yarns of every colour imaginable and it was really incredibly enjoyable to […]

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How To Self Publish Knitting Patterns and Books On Amazon

Many knitwear designers sell instant download versions of their knitting patterns online.  The most common platforms to do so are Etsy, Ravelry and Lovecrafts.  Selling knitting patterns online on your own website is also an option for making money by selling your own knitting patterns. A way to sell your own digital knitting patterns online […]

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