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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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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New Baby Card Topper Knitting Pattern

I have recently been attempting a bit of card making. Actually, I have an unfortunate knitting block going on and currently can’t decide what to knit whatsoever. There is actually a mountain of wool in my craft room. Too much, in fact. And it is all so lovely that I can’t knit it. Ridiculous! But […]

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Yarnplaza – a great source for free knitting patterns

Us knitters do love to peruse free knitting patterns, and here at The Knitting Times we are always on the lookout for them! Whilst on the hunt for some Knit Collage Pixie Dust yarn, I stumbled cross a Netherlands based yarn retail website called Yarnplaza.  After signing up and ordering (too much of) some beautiful […]

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