Lamb Beanie Knitting Pattern

My class are currently writing and performing their own Pantomime plays- hence the pea beanie and now the lamb beanie. This one turned out really cute. I used a chenille yarn. It was cheap as chips, and gives a great look for the sheep wool effect. You will need: Size 5mm needles Size 7mm needles…

Roasted Butternut Pumpkin Soup

Well, I did it again. It turns out that when it comes to soup, I am a genius. And I have no shame in saying it aloud. Or singing about it…. Much to the chagrin of my dogs. Roasted Butternut Pumpkin Soup Ingredients 1 whole butternut pumpkin 3 carrots 2 red onions 1/2 leek 1…

Pea Slouch Beanie

Alright, this one is a little silly I know. But, it is made for a school production of “The Princess and the Pea” where the pea comes to life to keep the princess awake all night. You will need 4mm needles 6mm needles Pipe cleaner Cast on 80 stitches in green on 4mm needles. Rib…

Princess Beanie Knitting Pattern

Anyone who has met my niece knows she is a Princess, so she needed a hat. You will need: 4mm needles 5mm needles Gold wool Pink wool Gold thread Beads Cast on 70 stitches in yellow/gold on size 4mm needles. Carry a gold thread with the yarn for added shine. Rib 8 rows K1 row…

Tea for Two Teacup Beanie Knitting Pattern

This hat was designed with Ale in mind, and knitted with teacups into the design. You will need: 4mm needles 5mm needles 3 colours of yarn (I used blue, grey and white) On size 4mm needles, cast on 80 stitches in blue. Rib 10 rows. Change to 5mm needles. Knit 2 rows. Change to white…

Genius Tomato Soup

I am completely shameless about my prowess at making soup.  I am a genius.  And obviously not humble about it in any way.  I also loooooove soup.  A lot.  Usually I don’t like tomatoes, but it was time to break the mold and create the perfect tomato soup.  And I did. Tomato Soup Ingredients 1…

Knitted Tulip Pattern

Another flower- I swear I will knit a whole weed-free garden! These are simple. I used double knit wool and 4mm needles Inner petals – make 2 Cast on 2. K1f and k1back on both stitches Purl K1, K1f and k1back, K1f and k1back, k1 Purl K2, K1f and k1back, K1f and k1back, k2 Purl…