Tag Archive: Knitting

September 3, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , ,

Free Project – Scrapbuster Mitered Coasters

Free Project – Scrapbuster Mitered Coasters

PATTERN DETAILS I find it hard to toss leftover yarn when I finish a project, but my stash of leftovers is piling up. I came up with this pattern to use up those scraps and make something useful at the same time. Any type of yarn will work, any thickness too. I found that natural […]

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August 31, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , ,

Free Project – Monster Pouch

Free Project – Monster Pouch

PATTERN DETAILS This is a cute little pouch that is super easy to make. I designed it for the classes that I teach to kids. There are only two stitches – the knit stitch and the purl stitch. RECOMMENDED WITH THIS PATTERN Size 7 knitting needles Medium weight yarn Felt in different colors Download Now […]

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August 24, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , ,

Free Project – Kent Cardigan

Free Project – Kent Cardigan

PATTERN DETAILS This simple cardigan is a breeze to knit, but will quickly become a staple of your wardrobe. It’s fit to be roomy, but the bulky yarn will keep you warm and cozy. The shawl collar and double moss upper-body give it a bit of an old-school classiness, but its simplicity means that it […]

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August 20, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , ,

Free Class – The Ins & Outs of Grafting

Free Class – The Ins & Outs of Grafting

CLASS OVERVIEW You’’ll learn grafting techniques to unite stockinette, seed and garter stitches, making your fabric flow. Anne demonstrates how to graft (Kitchener stitch) an invisible join with lace-weight knits, and across cables and ribbing. Knit along with Anne as she teaches you “The Song of the Knitting Graft,” which will help you remember where […]

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July 20, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , ,

Free Project – Foxy Baby Fox Mittens

Free Project – Foxy Baby Fox Mittens

PATTERN DETAILS You can make these foxy little mittens in no time. Would make a lovely gift. Please contact me if you have any problems with this pattern. I am always happy to help RECOMMENDED WITH THIS PATTERN Size 3.5mm knitting needles Tapestry or yarn needle Small amount of burnt orange, white and black yarn […]

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June 4, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , ,

Free Project – Basket Weave Cushion Cover

Free Project – Basket Weave Cushion Cover

PATTERN DETAILS An easy but elegant cushion cover you can make in a weekend. Knit using 2 strands of yarn at one time. This pattern utilizes only knit and purl stitches. PERFECT for the beginner. Fits a 16″x16″ cushion. Download Now [xyz-ihs snippet=”Daily1″]

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June 1, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , ,

Free Project – Lace & Bobbles Fingerless Mittens

Free Project – Lace & Bobbles Fingerless Mittens

PATTERN DETAILS Fancy look mittens for any occasion. You can also try different colors. They will fit them all 🙂 Inspired by Japanese lace designs yet very easy to knit. Download Now [xyz-ihs snippet=”Daily7″]

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May 23, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   ,

Free Class – Short Rows

Free Class – Short Rows

Designer Carol Feller makes short rows easy! You’ll learn four different techniques, plus how to use short-row shaping for better-fitting garments. Stitch your knits into shape and never make a wrong wrap or turn! Learn how easy short rows can be in this free, technique-based mini-class. Swatch along with Carol as she shows four different […]

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May 21, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , , ,

Free Project – Janie

Free Project – Janie

PATTERN DETAILS Janie was developed to honor our wonderful French translator, Janie, on her birthday! Nathalie and I had a lot of fun secretly putting this together in time to release for Janie’s special day. What better way to show her how much she means to us than to name this lovely lace shawl after […]

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May 9, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , , ,

Free Project – FREE Dog Bobble Beanie Hat

Free Project – FREE Dog Bobble Beanie Hat

PATTERN DETAILS This is my FREE Dog Bobble Beanie Hat knitting pattern. This lovely bobble hat looks great on all dogs. Its worked flat in any aran (10ply) yarn.The knitting pattern provides full instructions for 4 dog sizes: S (small dog e.g. Chihuahua), M (medium dog e.g. Jack Russell, L (large dog e.g. Boxer) & […]

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April 6, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , , ,

Free project – The Hurricane Boot Cuff Liners

Free project – The Hurricane Boot Cuff Liners

  PATTERN DETAILS This is a slightly modified version of “The Hurricane” hat but made into a boot cuffs! Enjoy! Language:English Skills level: Easy Required skills: Casting on work in the round (continuous spirals. I like circular knitting needles, they make things simpler.) increases (invisible or otherwise) stitches: knit, purl sew openings close, sew parts […]

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April 4, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , , ,

Free Project – FREE Baby Chick Boots

Free Project – FREE Baby Chick Boots

PATTERN DETAILS This is my FREE Baby Chick Booties knitting pattern. Over 16,000 people have downloaded this pattern on Craftsy already. So now is the time for you to make these adorable baby booties. They are quick and easy to make. They are worked flat on 2.75 mm needles in any 5 ply or dk […]

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March 23, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , ,

Free Project – Luminosa cowl

Free Project – Luminosa cowl

PATTERN DETAILS Just one skein of Cascade’s Luminosa makes this striking cowl. The main body is 70% stocking stitch worked on the bias, with a simple eyelet pattern dotted with pearl like beads. Add a touch of luxury to your winter wardrobe RECOMMENDED WITH THIS PATTERN Yarn used Cascade Luminosa 1 skein shade silver Needle […]

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March 19, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   ,

Free Class – Reading Knitting Patterns and Charts

Free Class – Reading Knitting Patterns and Charts

Knitting patterns and charts look like a language unto themselves – with mysterious abbreviations and instructions. But once you crack the code, you will be ready to tackle any knitting project. Debbie walks you through knitting patterns and charts so you will be able to speak and read knitting. Download Now [xyz-ihs snippet=”Daily1″]  

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March 19, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , ,

Free Project – Enough! We call BS! Headband Pattern

Free Project – Enough! We call BS! Headband Pattern

PATTERN DETAILS Companies trying to make caricatures of the teenagers nowadays, saying that all we are is self-involved and trend-obsessed, and hushing us into submission when our message doesn’t reach the ears of the nation? We are prepared to call BS! Politicians who sit in their gilded House and Senate seats funded by the NRA, […]

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February 13, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , ,

Free Project – Scrappy Triangle Scarf

Free Project – Scrappy Triangle Scarf

PATTERN DETAILS I am always looking for ideas for projects to knit with all my leftovers. I have baskets and baskets of scrappy yarn that I just cannot bring myself to get rid of. (or maybe I’m just a hoarder). ☺ This triangle scarf is a pretty simple knit pattern and I think most of […]

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February 9, 2018   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , ,

Free Project – Sea Holly Shawl Pattern

Free Project – Sea Holly Shawl Pattern

HOW IT WORKS Once you purchase, find your pattern in your pattern library. Access it any time from any device. Download Now [xyz-ihs snippet=”Daily5″]

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December 27, 2017   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , ,

Free Class –  Creative Cabled Necklines

Free Class – Creative Cabled Necklines

In this free mini-class, knitwear designer and author Fiona Ellis shows you how to bring the focus to your face by adding interesting, dramatic neckline features to cabled garments. Learn focal point design principles and how to create areas of interest with lines and textures, then discover how to design or modify existing patterns to […]

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December 1, 2017   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , , , , , ,

Free Project – Lil Kitty Beanie

Free Project – Lil Kitty Beanie

PATTERN DETAILS MEEEOOOWWW! Cute and cuddly, but also fierce and fun. The Lil’ Kitty Beanie is a hat with nine (plus!) looks and styles – for little kitties and big kitties alike. Knit it with plain kitty-colored yarn, or go crazy with speckled and hand-dyed. Add (sparkle!) whiskers, add tassels, add pom poms…make this hat […]

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October 27, 2017   /   by Free Designs Admin   /   , , , , , ,

Free Project – FREE Spotty Dog Coat

Free Project – FREE Spotty Dog Coat

PATTERN DETAILS This is my FREE Spotty Dog Coat knitting pattern. This free pattern will let you see just how good my dog clothes knitting patterns really are. This striking spotty dog coat is a great coat for summer evenings especially if you make it in cotton as seen here. The FREE knitting pattern provides […]

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