Fall Pumpkin Booties

With the change of season for most of my readers, Fall, or Autumn as we call it down here, is a big deal.  Changing of the leaves, pumpkins, Halloween and foods I don’t understand (candy corn?)… I will be in the throws of daffodils, warmer days and lambs. However, in preparation for those Fall events,…

Simple Colour Block Scarf – Knitting Pattern

A simple gift for men is often the hardest thing to find.  Recently I have discovered that scarves are the answer – practical, very useful, and above all, comforting to wear. This scarf is a slimmer scarf designed to hang nicely with a men’s suit or trench coat. You will need: 5mm straight knitting needles…

Springtime Baby Booties

These booties are sweet, and a very quick knit.  Perfect for newborn babies, in their first few months. You will need: 3.5mm straight knitting needles 4ply baby yarn Darning needle Optional: ribbon for the ties Cast on 35 stitches (this is the bottom of the foot) 1. Knit 2. k1, k1 front and back, k14,…

Valentine Heart – Flat Knitting Pattern

This pattern was released in the February 2017 newsletter, but it is being released publicly in preparation for Valentines Day. This is a pattern for a flat knitted heart – perfect for bunting, sewing as an applique, or attaching to a card. You will need: 4mm straight knitting needles DK yarn Darning needle Optional: Stuffing,…