Tag «patons yarns»

Free knitting pattern: Ocean Star Infinity Scarf

One of my favorite things about being a crochet and knitting designer and blogger is getting the opportunity to try out new-to-me yarns. When I originally designed this pattern (as the Winter Sea Cowl) for Love of Knitting magazine, I had the chance to choose from any Patons yarn for the sample. This post contains …

Free knitting pattern: Ladder Stitch Cowl

When I discovered knitting slip stitches, I became a much happier person. This post contains affiliate links. Yarn for the sample was generously provided by Spinrite LP. That may sound like a bold statement, but it’s true! I always liked the look of knitting color work, but have realized over the years that maintaining tension …

Frantic Holiday Crafting: Finish 2

This is the second project I finished since I challenged myself to finish a project every two days in December. I crocheted this hat last night.  It’s for a friend of mine who bought one of my crocheted hats at a craft fair a few years ago.  We went to Smiley’s to shop for this …