Category: Free Patterns


I am working on some more installments of the male gaze posts (holy cats, you guys have a lot of good thoughts and ideas!) but in the meantime, how’s about a free pattern? I whipped up a quick spring scarf

Posted in Free Patterns, Knitting, Pippa, Scarves

Tamarind update

I created the Tamarind Cowl a few years ago as a way to use up my surplus of Malabrigo in Rich Chocolate. It’s an easy little free pattern, and one of my more popular patterns to boot. I didn’t substantially

Posted in Cowls, Free Patterns, Tamarind Cowl

Pamela Cowl

I’ve been forgetting to add this to the blog, but here you go!  Another free pattern on the free patterns page.  Nothin’ fancy, but a simple, relaxing cowl that is soft and comfortable.  This was my go-to cowl all last

Posted in Cowls, Finished Projects, Free Patterns, Knitting, Original Pattern

Happy New Year – here’s a pattern

So it’s a new year, which means it’s five days until I hit the last year of my twenties. I’m not terribly impressed with the idea of turning 29. It just sounds so fake, even faker than 28 did. I

Posted in Arthemis, Free Patterns, Knitting, Miscellany, Self Designed

Dapper Herringbone Scarf

I should be ashamed of myself for even daring to call this a pattern, but a few people have asked about the scarf I showed in my last post, and I figured I’d just quickly explain what I did. There

Posted in Free Patterns, Knitting, Scarves

Meta post: Maude is now easier to download

Thank heavens, eh?  I completely and totally fail at WordPress, because I hadn’t even realized I could host my PDF here, instead of at that random awful place that made it difficult to get a copy.  I know a lot

Posted in Free Patterns, Knitting, Maude Louise, Miscellany, Self Designed

Basic Blue Hat

The pattern for this hat is long overdue, so I thought I’d post it before we head off into the wild blue yonder on our move. Gabriel was kind enough to pose for some pictures for me, so you can

Posted in Free Patterns, Hats, Kidswear, Knitting, Self Designed

Maude Louise

March 29, 2009 update:  Whoops!  All of a sudden this old post is getting a lot of traffic.  The pattern for Maude Louise has been completely rewritten as of this month, and you can get it here. Sorry for any

Posted in Free Patterns, Jackets, Knitting, Maude Louise, Self Designed

Gulp. (Notes on Maude Louise)

So here’s what is happening with the pattern for Maude Louise. Finished or not, I will be posting it tomorrow, hopefully as a download, provided I can figure out how to do that. The likelihood is that I won’t be

Posted in Free Patterns, Jackets, Knitting, Maude Louise

Ripple Hand Towel

Yarn: one and a half skeins Rowan Linen Drape (discontinued) Possible subs: Plassard Coton-Lin, Louet Sales Euroflax Originals, Maggi Knits Maggi’s Linen, Needful Yarns Iside, Queensland Collection Cotolino Needles: U.S. size 3 (3.25 mm) Cast on 44 stitches Knit for

Posted in Free Patterns, Knitting, Self Designed