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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: Free! 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.
Earflap Hat
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is a knitting pattern for a hat with double-knit ear flaps. The hat uses about 160 yards (146 m) of worsted weight yarn on US 8 (5.0mm) needles at a gauge of 5 stitches per inch. The hat is worked flat. The pattern includes written directions for the hat and the double-knit stitch. The head used for modeling the hats is about 25” around (63.5 cm).
Preliminary Design for Convertible Scarf, Coat and Afghan
Series: Adventures in Extreme Needlework and more. Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Instructions for knitting a project that results in a scarf that can be more - it can turn into a coat or a jacket if you prefer or a afghan. Charts are moving along, but still need some work...If you are past being a beginning knitter and you can read the charts you could start the project. Updated 3/28/15
8 Knitted Accessories from FiberFrau
Series: FiberFrau, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
The biggest and best knitting pattern collection yet from FiberFrau includes scarves, a sparkling cowl collar, and fingerless mittens. Color work and pattern stitches will offer interesting projects for advanced beginners and intermediate knitters, while most projects are simple enough for a confident beginner. Every project was inspired by a book/movie.
Traditional House Slippers for Children
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Children love these slippers! They can be made in bright, varied colors, making them a delight to the eyes. Besides being a great way to use up scrap yarns, these will keep the children's feet warm on any surface. This multi-page pattern, complete with reference photographs, provides detailed instructions on how to create these quick knit slippers.
Traditional House Slippers for Women
Series: Traditional House Slippers, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This multi-page knitting pattern, complete with reference photographs, provides detailed instructions to create stretch-to-fit traditional house slippers for women. These make great holiday gifts and help to use up scrap yarns in an effective and much appreciated manner.
Traditional House Slippers for Men
Series: Traditional House Slippers, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
If you ever doubted that adult males love house slippers, make a pair of these. They will become a great tradition in your family! Christmas presents solved forever. This multi-page knitting pattern, complete with photographs, provides detailed instructions to create stretch-to-fit traditional house slippers for men or for women with shoes sizes about the standard size nine.
Knitted Scarf: Factionless
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
This simple scarf is inspired by a novel: Divergent by Veronica Roth. The following basic knitting skills are assumed: knit, purl, cast on, cast off, and change colors at beginning of row. The tubular scarf also has a whip-stitched seam and knotted fringe.
Cabled Hat and Scarf
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is a knitting pattern for a cabled hat, knit in the round, and a matching scarf. The gauge is 5 stitches per inch (2.54 cm) in stockinette to create a hat about 21 inches (53.34 cm) in circumference. Instructions include line-by-line directions and charts for the hat and scarf.
Knitted Cowls from FiberFrau
Series: FiberFrau, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
Welcome to Book 3 of the FiberFrau Series of knitting patterns. In this book FiberFrau presents four cowl designs for hand knitting. My hope is that you will use these designs, enjoy them, and adapt them to your own style. Cowls make great gifts, since they always fit!
Four-House Unity Cowl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
This knitted cowl design in seed stitch includes the main colors from the four houses at Hogwarts, from the Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling. The pattern makes a cowl with one short seam, although one could also continue knitting in pattern for several extra feet and make a wide, rectangular scarf instead.
Fast, Fun and Fabulous Knit Dishcloths
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: American English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
The 12 designs in this ebook use basic knit and purl stitches to make attractive dishcloths that add a touch of elegance to any kitchen decor. The designs are suitable for both beginner and experienced knitters. Close-up photographs, USA and International measurements and detailed written instructions are included. Helpful hints assist in your success. Dishcloths are great take along projects.
Potholder ~ Washcloth: An easy project. Suitable for gifts, charity fundraising, personal use and fun.
Series: Adventures in Extreme Needlework and more. Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Potholder ~ Washcloth: An easy project. Suitable for gifts, charity fundraising, personal use and fun. Consisting of three horizontal stripes formed by switching a textured stitch from the front to the back and then to the front again. Complete chart included.