My current work in progress:

Seaforth designed by Alice Starmore, knit in British Breeds 5-ply Guernsey Wool on US 3 needles.


Free Patterns, Help, and Other Stuff

Free Patterns, Help, and Other Stuff

I am providing the patterns below free of charge as a courtesy to knitters, as-is, without pattern support from me. You are welcome to them for your personal use. Feel free to alter and/or resize them (again, for personal, not commercial use) as you knit them but please don’t ask me to do so for you.

Socks From the Toe Uperrata

Summer Mystery Shawlette 2011

Clue 1 (5/15/11) (pdf)
Clue 2 (5/17/11) (pdf)
Clue 3 (5/22/11) (pdf)
Clue 4 (5/26/11) (pdf)
Clue 5 (6/2/11) (pdf)

Free Sock Patterns

Nancy’s Socks (pdf)
Bamboo Socks (pdf)
Mallow Socks (pdf)
A Finer Peace Socks (pdf)
Catnip Socks (pdf)
Rivulets Socks (pdf)
WendyKnits Sunrise Socks (pdf)
Sprucey Lucy Socks (pdf)
Nanner Socks (pdf)
Diagonal Lace Socks (pdf)
Waterfall Socks (pdf)
Summer of Socks 2008 Socks
Halcyon Socks (pdf)
Seaweed Socks (pdf)
Swan Song Socks (pdf)
Peace Socks
Toe-Up Socks with Gusset on the Bottom of the Foot (pdf)
Temptation Top-down Socks (pdf)
Cabletini Toe-up Socks (pdf)
Southwestern Socks (pdf)
Double Eyelet Rib Socks (pdf)
Fingeringweight Toe-up Slipstitch Heel Sock (pdf)
Fingeringweight Toe-up Gusset Heel Sock (pdf)
Sportweight Toe-up Gusset Heel Sock (pdf)
Generic Toe-up Sock Pattern

Other Free Patterns

Easy Broken Rib Cowl (Ravelry download)
Jennifer’s Easy Diagonal Scarf (Ravelry download)
As You Like It Scarf (Ravelry download)
Fast and Easy Hooded Scarf (Ravelry download)
Tracy’s Shawl (pdf)
Shetland Pi Shawl – Part One (pdf)
Shetland Pi Shawl – Part Two (pdf)
Shetland Pi Shawl – Part Three (pdf)
Shetland Pi Shawl – Part Four (pdf)
Shetland Shawl – Part Five (pdf)
Seriously Simple Shawl (pdf)
Shower Scrubbie (pdf)
Victorian Neck Cozy (pdf)
Crest o’ the Wave Stole
Baby Norgi (Knitty)
Felted Kitty Bed Pattern (pdf)
Fearless Fair Isle pattern


Sock Templates – numbers to help you adjust your socks
How to Read a Chart
Mods to make a deeper gusset and heel on my toe-up slipstitch heel sock
Tutorial: creating a knitting chart in Microsoft Word
My Set-up Chart for the Midnight Lace Stole (posted with permission from Sivia Harding) (pdf)
Chart of Baby Foot Sizes (pdf)
Norwegian Steek Article (Knitty)
Toe-up Sock Toe Techniques (Knitty)
Norwegian Steek Techniques I
Norwegian Steek Techniques II
Fair Isle Steek Techniques I
Fair Isle Steek Techniques II
Cables Without a Cable Needle (YouTube Video)