Knitting Patterns

Bear Paw Hat Pattern

In this post, you can find the detailed instructions on how to knit a bear paw hat. This is a rather difficult pattern with intarsia knitting, so I would advise you not to attempt it until you are very confident in your knitting skills. This pattern requires intarsia knitting skills. If you are not familiar […]

Cable Hat Pattern

In this post you can find the instructions for a great hat with a cable pattern. To find out more about cable knitting and various cable knitting patterns, check out this post. The Basics Yarn: Double knitting weightNeedles: 5 mm (US size 8)Tension: 24sts and 26 rows to 4 inches (10 cm) over pattern. Check […]

Cable Knitting

Cables are a feature of Aran garments. They are formed by twisting knit stitches around each other as you knit them. They tend to be created from knit stitches on a background of reverse stocking stitch (stockinette) as that makes the cable stitches stand out from the background. Many effects and patterns can be created […]

Stitch Library

Included below is a small sample of different stitch designs. These are some of the most common and my favorite stitch designs that are possible with simple knit and purl stitches. I suggest you practice the designs here and then experiment or check out one of the excellent books available with many, many more stitch […]

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