Knit It: Baby Socks

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    Want to make a gift for a new baby? These socks are adorable and quick to knit too.   Size – to fit baby 3-6 months     Materials: 4 ply yarn 50g in 3 colours: Light pink (A) Mint (B) Lemon (C) Double ended 3mm needles Darning needle / scissors Stitch Markers Read More

Boot Cuffs Knitting Pattern

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  Keep your feet warm with our easy, quick-to-make boot cuffs knitting pattern!   Materials 50g double knit yarn 4mm circular knitting needles Stitch marker Scissors Darning needle   Abbreviations: K – Knit P- Purl   Pattern Cast on 48sts (Small/Medium), 52sts (Large/XLarge) Place your marker and join in the round. Rows 1-10 K2, P2 (ribbing) Knit 14 Read More

Knitted Cowl Pattern

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  The secret to keeping warm is lots of layers, so layer up with our wonderfully warm cowl knitting pattern.   Materials Pair of 8mm circular needles Stitch markers Chunky yarn – For example Sirdar Big Softie x 4 (200g of yarn) Scissors Darning needle   Abbreviations K = Knit P = Purl M1 = Read More

Vintage Flower Tea Cosy Knitting Pattern

Flower tea cosy knitting pattern

  Keep your pot of tea warmer for longer with our vintage flower tea cosy knitting pattern.   Materials 100g Chunky Yarn –  (we used Sirdar Snuggly Snowflake Chunky for this pattern) 50g double knit yarn for the flowers (Colour A) 50g double knit yarn for the leaves (Colour B) 9mm knitting needles 4mm knitting needles Read More

Infinity Scarf Knitting Pattern

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  Using chunky wool will keep you as snug as a bug in this fabulous infinity scarf. It knits up fast too!   Materials: 2 skeins of chunky yarn (Hayfield Bonus Chunky or Rowan Big Wool) Knitting needles – 8mm circular needles Scissors Darning needle   Pattern: Using the 8mm circular needles and the chunky yarn Read More

Knitted Bobble Hat Pattern

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Using chunky wool will ensure your bobble hat is knitted up in no time at all! Materials Chunky yarn in Grey (Hayfield Bonus Chunky or similar) Circular knitting needles 8mm White chunky yarn (Sirdar Snowflake/Sirdar Big Softie or similar) Large Clover Pom Pom Maker (3 – 3/8in) Scissors Darning needle   Instructions: With 8mm circular Read More

We Love… Wool and the Gang’s Koselig Blanket Knitting Pattern

Koselig Blanket Pattern - Wool and the Gang

  We love Wool and the Gang’s newly released Koselig Blanket knitting pattern. The name means ‘cosy’ in Norwegian, which is apt because cosy it most certainly is! A design created for intermediate knitters, it knits up in no time at all using 25mm needles and Wool and the Gang’s Crazy Sexy Wool range, with 10 balls Read More

Christmas Beanie Hat Knitting Pattern

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  This lovely stripey woolly hat pattern covers child and adult sizes. Make your own today!   Materials 4mm circular knitting needles 50g double knit yarn in red 50g double knit yarn in white Stitch marker Scissors Darning needle Abbreviations K = Knit K2TOG – Knit two stitches together.   Pattern Cast on 80 (adult size) for Read More

Make It! Felt Tree Stocking Decorations

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  Add to your handmade Christmas decoration collection with our easy to follow felt Christmas tree pattern:   Materials   Felt Ribbon Buttons Paper Pencil/pen Pins Sewing needles Yarn 4 mm knitting needles Scissors   Instructions  Stocking: Draw out a stocking shape template on your paper. Pin to the felt and cut 2 pieces One Read More

Knit Your Own Christmas Trees

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    Make your own collection of knitted trees with this speedy project:   What you will need Double knit yarn – in Green 4 mm Knitting needles Darning needle Scissors Toy stuffing or wadding Buttons – red/white Fabric – for heart decoration Embroidery thread – red String or ribbon to hang   Instructions Make Read More