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Broomstick Lace Scarf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Broomstick lace is worked with both a large knitting needle and crochet hook. Worked in a two row sequence, the pattern works up quickly to create a lovely lacy pattern while still having some of the traditional crochet aspects.
Soft Sunshine Afghan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 580. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Ripple with a twist this pattern creates a soft wave of colors. The pattern is intermediate level with an easy repeat. Worked in one direction, this would be a great pattern to use up scraps or create a rainbow of colors. Once you get the repeat of the stitches down, the pattern works up quickly to create a warm unique twist on the traditional ripple afghan.
Doubled Up Dishtowel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Made with crochet cotton, this dishtowel is elegant and practical. It washes easily with all your other towels. You can choose colors to coordinate with any kitchen décor. Doubled Up Dishtowel pattern uses the double crochet to create a stylish towel to hang anywhere in your kitchen.
Drop Stitch Dishtowel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 630. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Made with crochet cotton, this dishtowel is both functional and fun. A little whimsy and fun the pattern uses double and triple crochet to create movement. At the same time the dishtowel can hang from any handle from your fridge, stove, or drawer.
Plaid Scarf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 450. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This freestyle pattern allows lots of flexibility. While made with two colors in this picture, it could easily be adapted to more colors. The plaid pattern can be worked randomly or with exact precision and repeats. This pattern is great for a beginner who wants to practice the basic stitches of single and double crochet.
Rose Lace Hat
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is a simple lace hat, worked in the round, with a rose design around the head and another flower design on the crown. There is a little extra fabric in the crown that lets you fold the hat easily. The sample measures about 18” (46cm) around. You need 5 stitch markers, a circular needle and a set of double point needles. Uses 145 yards (133 meters) of DK weight yarn on US 5 (3.75mm) needles.
Easy Trivet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 470. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A trivet to put under your hot pans on the table. Quick and easy, bright and cheerful, this pattern offers an alternative to a hot pad and a way to use up scrap yarn. Made with crochet cotton, it is durable, practical and pretty.
Fiesta Throw
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 450. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Fun and light weight, this throw is small and cozy. Meant to just drape over, it adds a touch of whimsy to any room while giving warmth and comfort.
Lacy Length
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Light weight and delicate, this scarf is great for warmer regions and warmer weather. Using baby yarn, the pattern and the yarn create a delicate and beautiful scarf for decoration while still providing warmth. It can be made three ways - cowl with buttons, traditional scarf and as an infinite scarf.
Light and Lacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 450. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Light weight and delicate, this scarf is great for warmer regions and warmer weather. Using baby yarn, the pattern and the yarn create a delicate and beautiful scarf for decoration while still providing warmth.
Drunken Doubles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 530. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
With tilted double crochets, this scarf and pattern highlights a variegated yarn. It shows off with a little bit of drunkenness the pattern of the yarn while still being a little fun in the pattern. It works up quickly and can be done in three styles - cowl, standard scarf and infinite.
Aran Inspired Button Up Winter Leggings Cable & Moss Stitch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This multi-page knitting pattern, complete with photographs, provides detailed instructions to create elegant button up winter leggings for women or young girls. The design provides exquisite lines for a classic and traditional Aran look. Skill Level: Intermediate
Knitted Adult Booties
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Quick and simple slippers to knit, these can easily be finished in a day. Using basic stitches and common techniques, the final product makes a comfortable slipper. In addition, the longer cuff ensures that they will stay snugly on your feet.
Entrelac Hat
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is a knitting pattern for an adult-sized cap using entrelac blocks of increasing sizes to form a gentle arch at the crown before straightening out at the sides. It ends with a band of 1x1 rib. It uses a bulky-weight yarn on US 7 (4.5mm) needles for a gauge of 3.5 stitches and 6 rows per inch (2.54cm) in stockinette.
Renaissance Fair Slouch Hat
Series: Winter Hat Knitting Patterns, Book 12. Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This wonderful slouch hat, inspired by the colorful patchwork caps and snoods seen at Renaissance fairs around the country, requires extremely basic knitting skills. The pattern describes how to create either a straight band or a roll band. The full array of reference photographs, gives you ideas for color schemes using four or eight colors. Skill Level: Advanced (or Ambitious) Beginner
Pinwheel Hat Knitting Pattern
Series: Winter Hat Knitting Patterns, Book 7. Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This marvelous cloche hat tempts the eye with its pinwheel effect. Knitted quickly and easily, in four connected sections as one piece, it is finished using a circular needle for a seamless hat band. The detailed multi-page pattern comes complete with reference photographs. Skill Level: Advanced (or Ambitious) Beginner
Cathedral Window Winter Cloche Hat
Series: Winter Hat Knitting Patterns, Book 10. Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This marvelous cloche hat delights the eye with its easily inserted cathedral windows. Knitted quickly as one piece, in four connected sections, it is finished using a circular needle for a seamless hat band. Complete with reference photos, this multi-page pattern is ready for an advanced (or ambitious) beginner to undertake a colorful winter knitting project.
Twist and Twirl Winter Cloche Hat
Series: Winter Hat Knitting Patterns, Book 2. Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This marvelous cloche hat intrigues the eye by appearing to be knitted in separate directions. It provides a “twist and twirl” effect. However, it is knitted easily, in four connected sections, as one piece and finished using a circular needle for a seamless hat band. There are two hat band options: straight band or roll band. The pattern includes beret point instructions and many photographs.
The Whip It Up Quick Scarf Knitting Pattern
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 220. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
Sometimes you need a go-to pattern for a quick last minute gift. The Whip It Up Quick scarf is knitted on a circular needle with bulky yarn. The model was made with SMC Tweed Montage but any comparable.bulky weight #5 will be fine to use. It is an easy pattern, the most difficult part is not twisting your stitches. on the first few rows! So treat yourself or a friend to a nice comfy, warm scarf!
Knit a Pair of Texting Mitts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
Improve your texting in cold climates with these thumbless mittens. They keep your hands warm and expose your thumbs when needed. The thumb pocket is sewn on and the flap is secured at the base of the palm with Velcro for easy access. The flap hangs in the back out of the way to enable your texting abilities. Plan on using your thumbs for a while? Then simply tuck the flap into the thumb pocket.