Striped wrist warmers free knitting pattern

Whether you are new to knitting, or in the mood for a fast and easy knitting project, a pair of wrist warmers is a lovely and satisfying garment to knit. Whilst some wrist warmers are knit in the round, the easiest way is to knit them flat – simply craft up a rectangle and sew […]

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How to knit a zig zag pattern

If you are a lover of colourful knitting and stripes, you may well fancy getting to grips with knitting some wonderful zig zags. It is actually quite simple to knit in a zig zag pattern, and once you have mastered the stitch techniques you can start to make some fantastic zig zag scarves, hats and […]

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The Best Free Missoni Scarf Inspired Knitting Patterns

Any fan of knitting and knitwear will no doubt have spent some time swooning over the stunning colours and patterns found on the fabrics and scarves of Italian designer, Missoni. Most famous for colourful, striped zigzags and chevrons, Missoni clothes are timeless and ever fashionable. Missoni scarves are the perfect way to add flair and […]

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Easy Super Chunky Boot Cuffs Knitting Pattern 

Now that the weather is getting colder, we are all digging out our favourite boots and winter shoes. Our cold weather footwear can be even cosier if we add a pair of soft and snuggly knitted boot cuffs. Boot cuffs are a super knitting project for using up yarn leftovers, and they make a terrific […]

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Ideas for knitting with handspun yarn

Also referred to as art yarn, handspun yarns make knitting so much fun.  If you already knit, weave or crochet with handspun yarn you will no doubt already be in love with all of the unusual colours, textures and possibilities to be found. You may indeed have acquired quite a stash of art yarn and […]

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