Sampler Afghan Baby Blanket – Knitting Pattern

This years mystery knit-along was for a sampler style afghan. I wanted something that the new knitters from Covid lockdowns could complete with ease, yet still have a feeling of learning something new along the way. This can be made as a baby car-seat or pram blanket, or make multiple squares to create a larger…

How I design knitting patterns

This is a question I have been asked more and more frequently of late, and one I didn’t think too much about before hand. I grew up in a rural area of New Zealand, where knitting wool was relatively common, but patterns were less accessible and more expensive. When I was super young, my father…