The I-cord is a tube knitted in the round with two double-pointed needles. Elizabeth Zimmermann named it the Idiot Cord in honor of her accidental discovery of the simple technique. The I-cord is a perfect example of her attitude toward knitting: let it be fun, free of needless complications, and full of discovery. In this picture from The Opinionated Knitter, a wonderful collection of her newsletters, Elizabeth wears an I-cord attached to her glasses. Once you learn to make one, you'll be…
Textured jacket with cables. Free knitting pattern. Pattern category: Jackets. Bulky weight yarn. 1200-1500 yards|750-900 yards|900-1200 yards. Features: Cable. Intermediate difficulty level.
Shawl Collar Cowl
A few days ago a friend of mine sent me a picture of some wool socks with an accompanying message, "Today is the greatest day." Now, these socks weren't a gift from me or made by me; they weren't even handmade at all. But I knew exactly why he was so excited. I knew, because it's how I feel about neckwear: Fall is here! I get to wear wool again! While Brian is happily slipping his feet into thick cozy socks, I am joyfully layering up with my new Shawl Collar Cowl. Unabashedly inspired by my…
This is one of my absolutely favorite crochet garments! I get a ton of compliments when wearing it. :) Check details or buy via a few shops: Polonaise Inspired Crochet Skirt Pattern (clickable). Or: Happy crocheting, my friends! Natalia
Cuff to Cuff Summer Sweater
Knit this lightweight sweater vertically from the left sleeve cuff to the right sleeve cuff. Made with the textural seed stitch, knitted sweater patterns like this one are just what your wardrobe needs.
For Mother's Day, why not work on some free lace shawl knitting patterns that are fit for a goddess. This delicate Beloved Shawl features the Drooping Daylily lace design that's light, airy and perfect for summer.
Potholders & Oven Mitts
Protect your hands with soft, quilted pot holders that are perfect for handling hot pots and pans. Shop Wayfair for cotton and silicone pot holders today!
Day to Date Time Shawl
You walk into a room, shawl knitting pattern draped effortlessly across your shoulders. The room halts and stands at your attention. Your very presence commands everyone's gaze; that's the impact this Day to Date Time Shawl can have!
Yarnspirations is the spot to find countless free easy knit patterns, including the Red Heart Frilly Knit Scarf. Browse our large free collection of patterns & get crafting today!
Yarnspirations is the spot to find countless free easy knit patterns, including the Red Heart Lacy Stripes Shawl. Browse our large free collection of patterns & get crafting today!