I knew when I first knit the gorgeous intricate pattern on Tilly Lace Hat and Tilly lace Socks that this stitch pattern was going to look incredible on a sweater. As the pattern is in such definite repeats I decided to make this a top-down pattern so that everybody knitting it could be sure to finish for the… Continue reading Tilly Sweater
On Monday I introduced you all to my 5 brand spanking new hat patterns. One thing that will surprise a lot of experienced knitters perhaps is my choice of yarn for these projects – a (wince as you say it) 100% acrylic yarn. Gasp! “Why would an experienced knitter ever reach for a yarn so… Continue reading Cheap Yarn Love
You’ll have noticed I’ve been on a hat knitting mission this month. If September was sock-knitting month then October is definitely hat-knitting-madness-month. And now I have it all out of my system (for now at least…) I’m happy to formally introduce you to all 5 of my most recently designed hat patterns. They all come… Continue reading Hat Mad Monday!
I hinted about this hat at the weekend and here it is. Annabel Lace Beanie. Who ever said a beanie hat couldn’t be pretty as well as ridiculously cosy?! I really liked this hat without the Pom Pom – I had a difficult decision to make whether to add the Pom Pom or not – but… Continue reading Annabel Lace Beanie
Unfortunately it’s that time of year (for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere at least!) to be thinking of winter warmers so what better time to introduce you to my new pattern Lydia Lace & Cable Beanie. The eagle eyed amongst you will recognise this pattern from Lydia Lace Socks which I published last… Continue reading Lydia Lace & Cable Beanie