Hat and Scarf Patterns
This basic beginner hat pattern is great for learning Magic Loop. Comes with directions for a fitted or slouchy hat and written for worsted-weight yarn.
Included: videos for Magic Loop and the Travelling Loop method… Continue reading
The Aspen Ice hat is a fast and easy knit hat that uses a simple lace stitch to make a colorful spiral. The easy lace pattern is made with just two stitches: yarnover and knit 2 together.
Written for knitting in the round on Magic Loop, this pattern includes videos for Garter Stitch in the Round and How to Make Huge Perfect Pompoms… Continue reading
It’s summer, but you still want to knit. Here’s a great summer scarf pattern that is good for beginners. Every knitter should know how to do Feather and Fan Lace.
The basic feather-and-fan lace pattern is a repeat of 18 stitches… Continue reading
It’s so rugged and burly, I actually just like to call it “man-stitch.”
Why? In a chunky yarn this is a perfect stitch for a guy’s scarf or sweater, and it’s super-easy – but not boring – to knit.
“Man-stitch” actually has a different official name: it’s called Mistake Rib or Broken Rib… Continue reading
For my trip to New York City to meet the media, I had a challenge — I really wanted to turn heads, but it had to be with just a plain ol’ garter-stitch scarf.
I chose a bulky-weight, 100% alpaca hand-painted yarn from Misti Alpaca called Hand Paint Chunky… Continue reading
This super-bulky scarf made its debut on TV, made especially for 2News This Morning anchor Mary Nickles.
I knitted this fun turquoise scarf in about three hours the night before using thick-and-thin bulky yarn, held double, on size 35 needles…. Continue reading
Show off your chunky handspun yarn with this super-fast neckwarmer! It’s simple enough to highlight the yarn, yet interesting to knit… Continue reading
During my trip to Aspen for the holiday, I experimented with this gorgeous yarn, and have come up with a simple lace pattern that shows off its texture and color palette to perfection… Continue reading