Category Archives for "Christmas Knitting Ideas"

Christmas knitting ideas, christmas decorations and suggestions for gift knitting for 2019

Wheatsheaf Cowl Knitting Pattern 2 Sizes

Wheatsheaf Cowl Pattern

Wheatsheaf Cowl Pattern I wanted to show you our Wheatsheaf Cowl Pattern, for sale on Ravelry.    I used some wonderful Rowan Yarn Company Cashsoft Aran which is softer than butter and so warm.     I made samples of the Wheatsheaf Cowl pattern using both Aran and DK weight yarns.  The difference in circumference was […]

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Wheatsheaf Aran Socks

wheatsheaf aran socks

Wheatsheaf Aran Socks Pattern We recently released our Wheatsheaf Aran Socks Pattern, for sale on Ravelry.    I used some wonderful Brown Sheep Lamb’s Pride Worsted which was a gift from the lovely Joan Dyer.     The socks use different needle sizes to achieve three sizes from Ladies Small/Child up to a Mens size with […]

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Our Modular Cardigan Knitting Pattern Collection

Adult Modular Cardigan Pattern

Introducing our Modular Cardigan Knittern Pattern Collection Our Modular Cardigan Collection is available on Ravelry.com for a discounted price, compared to buying individual patterns. Our original design was the Amazing Modular Baby Cardigan This pattern was the result of accidental messing around with some Lion Brand Amazing yarn.  I loved seeing how it knitted up […]

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Be as Water – Mindy Dykman aka Ravenknits – 6 patterns from Elements of Memory

be as water shawl by mindy dykman ravenknits

I’m a big fan of Mindy Dykman, aka Ravenknits and love her intricate patterns, often inspired by nature or the works of JRR Tolkein. Mindy’s latest release is being published today (Pi day for those in the know) and is called Be as Water, which is part of a collection of patterns called Elements of […]

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Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Toys, Softies etc

Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Toys

Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Toys, Softies and Cuddly Gift Knit and Crochet ideas I’m not really a maker of toys, but I have made them in the past, usually as a gift for a new family member or just for fun, but this year’s Gift A-long has really opened my eyes to some incredible […]

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A Magnus for Maxwell

Magnus for Maxwell kids cardigan pattern

I’m working on a Magnus for Maxwell my cousin’s little boy.   The pattern Magnus is by Jenny Wiebe.  I’m using some James C Brett Marble Chunky in grey.   I’ve picked a machine wash yarn as both my cousin and her husband work full time and what parent has time to hand wish little clothes? The finished […]

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Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Cowl and Scarf Faves

Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Cowl and Scarf Faves on my list to make Hi everyone, I’ve been browsing the sale pattern bundle at the Indie Design Gift Along and looking through the Participating Designers list for 2018.   So much talent and incredible patterns for both knitting and crochet. There are 349 designers, 263 knit […]

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Fabulous Festive Hoodie Mug Cozies pattern Christmas Knitting 4 Characters

Festive Hoodie Mug Cozies Pattern

Fabulous Festive Hoodie Mug Cozies Pattern from Loraine @ WoollyMadlyDeeply Introducing our super cute Festive Hoodie Mug Cozies pattern, or should that be Mug Cosy?   Anyway, just in time for Christmas knitting, these super cute mug cozies will warm your heart and your cuppa.   With a hood just big enough to hold your cookies or […]

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Wheatsheaf Boot Cuffs Pattern, Christmas Knitting Ideas

Wheatsheaf Boot Cuffs in Turquoise Brown Sheep Lamb's Pride Worsted

Wheatsheaf Boot Cuffs Knitting Pattern I don’t know about you, but I hate cold ankles.  Especially where my bootcut or skinny jeans don’t reach the top of my shoes and there’s an annoying gap.   I tend to wear boot cuffs and they’re such a quick knit they also make a great Christmas Gift.  There, I’ve […]

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Wheatsheaf Mitten Pattern 4 Sizes

Wheatsheaf Mitten Pattern 4 Sizes

Wheatsheaf Mitten Pattern in 4 Sizes We recently released our Wheatsheaf Mitten Pattern, for sale on Ravelry.    I used some wonderful Brown Sheep Lamb’s Pride Worsted which was a gift from the lovely Joan Dyer.     The Wheatsheaf mittens use different needle sizes to achieve four sizes from Ladies Small/Child up to a Mens […]

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