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Five Essential Tips for Beginner Knitters by AllFreeKnitting.com

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Today’s post is brought to you by Kathryn of AllFreeKnitting.com Five Essential Tips for Beginner Knitters Hi everyone! It’s Kathryn from AllFreeKnitting.com. Margo was gracious enough to let me talk about one of my favorite topics with you today – essential tips and tricks for beginner knitters. Diving into the knitting world for the first […]

Minty Morning Headband

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Gosh I can’t believe it’s been so long since I’ve posted a new knitting pattern! But I’m back at it and what I wanted to share with you was this simple, satisfying pattern that you can finish in an evening! The Minty morning headband features cabled edges, and a middle braided cable. I only had […]

Slouchy Cabled Bauble Hat

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(this post contains affiliate links to products I use and recommend to my readers.)  I created this pattern with baubles in mind. I love the look of the cables intermingling with the baubles in a seemingly random pattern. This pattern is really easy and entertaining to knit! You can make it slouchy like I did, […]

Triangle Stitch Sunglass Case Free Knitting Pattern

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Oh summer knitting. After knitting a few shawls, I just wanted a short and chic project. So I created this sunglass case to keep my sunglasses safe in my purse!   You will need to know: Knit Purl How to sew a seam   Matierals: Martha Stewart Merino Yarn (1 skein= approx 120 yds) (colorway: […]

Cable Crown Super Bulky Headband

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I call this one the “crown headband” because it’s so big, it kind of looks like a crown. Kind of a winter interpretation of the flower crown trend. It’s a really simple pattern, and is a great way to practice cables! I get compliments on mine a lot, and am currently knitting some in other […]

Spring Shawl: Fresh Photos

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    I needed some fresh, spring photos for my ‘Design Your Own Crescent Shawl’ knitting pattern, and we were lucky to have an 80 degree day in between thunderstorms last week! After this long winter, I’ve never been so happy to have sun-burn!

New & Notable

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New & Notable is a new series where I will be showcasing my favorite new patterns of the week! This week I was inspired by soft grays, blues, and creams. Probably something to do with the beautiful thunderstorms we’ve been having! Top-left: A Tremulous Light by Jennifer Beever / Top-Right: Fine Lines Pillow by Fifty […]

On My Needles

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I’m working on 2 new and exciting projects right now, and I can’t wait to get them done & photographed to share with you! I’ve really been inspired by stockinette stitch, summer shawls, and stripes. Here’s a sneak preview of what I’m working on: 1 free pattern, and 1 for sale.