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15 Free Knitting Patterns for Shawls and Wraps: #FlashbackFriday Link Blast

Roundup: 15 free #knitting patterns for shawls and wraps, curated by Underground Crafter | Are you looking for a great gift, charity project, or (gasp!) selfish knitting for you? You're sure to find something perfect in this roundup of shawls and wraps.On Fridays, I share a link blast on G+, Twitter and Facebook to get you excited about crafting all weekend! In keeping with the #FlashbackFriday meme, I’m sharing patterns that were first released at least 12 months ago.

Instead of sharing crochet patterns, this week I’m doing a special link blast of knitting patterns! I’ll be back to the regular schedule of crochet patterns next week. Are you looking for a great knitting project to give as a gift, donate to charity, or (gasp!) make for yourself in a “selfish knitting” session? You’re sure to find at least one beautiful shawl in this roundup that is just perfect for the occasion.

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Easy Cranberry Shawl, free #knitting pattern by Marie Segares/Underground CrafterEasy Cranberry Shawl (photo 3), free knitting pattern by @ucrafter (that’s me!): If you’re reading this on or before May 6, 2016, please vote for this shawl in @AllFreeKnitting’s comment contest for your chance to win a prize! This triangular shawl is knit mostly with garter stitch, making it a great project for a newbie knitter. The mirrored, plaited cables keep it interesting for more experienced knitters.

Citron Zest Shawlette, free knitting pattern by @extravayarnza for @willowyarns: This triangular shawl combines stripes and scallops.

Dropped and Found Wrap (photo 1), free knitting pattern by @Jessie_AtHome: This rectangular wrap uses woven dropped stitches and includes several helpful tutorials.

ILK 300x250b February 2016 BannersColor Block Kerchief, free knitting pattern via @Yarnspirations1: This bold, striped kerchief is made with 3 colors of Caron United yarn.

Stellar Stripes Shawl (photo 5), free knitting pattern by @Marly_Bird: This half circle shawl is also available as a crochet version.

Dark Tide, free knitting pattern by Caitlin ffrench: This triangular shawl also includes suede lace.

Sateenkaari, free knitting pattern by Eeva Kesäkuu: This vibrant, striped crescent shawl pattern is available in both English and Finnish.


Princess Hibiscus Shawl (photo 2), free knitting pattern by @KristinOmdahl for @thecrochetdude: This lightweight shawl makes a great beach cover up and is available in a crochet version, too.

Ochil Shawl, free knitting pattern by Clare Hutchinson: This shawl combines garter stitch, mesh lace, and slipped stitches.

Hepta Shawl, free knitting pattern via @premieryarns: This lovely striped shawl also features slipped stitch details.

A Peaceful Shawl (photo 4), free knitting pattern by @fiberflux: This lovely shawl can be made with just one skein of Lion Brand Homespun as a comfort wrap.

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Chelsea Bridge Shawl, free knitting pattern by Shannon Dunbabin for @CascadeYarns: This lacy shawl is made with 2 skeins of Cascade Yarns Ultra Pima.

Rose Quartz Shawl, free knitting pattern by Rozetti Yarns for @_diamondyarn: This rectangular shawl features a chevron lace pattern.

Piece by Piece Shawl, free knitting pattern via @Garnstudio: This triangular shawl features mitered Domino squares.

Jiggety Jig, free knitting pattern by Cheri McEwen: This side-to-side knit shawl features a chevron pattern in the center.

If you enjoyed this roundup, follow my Knitting Shawls/Wraps board on Pinterest!

Sponsor Spotlight: The Stitchin’ Mommy

Announcing the Holiday Stashdown crochet-a-long 2016! #HolidayStashdownCAL2016In this post, I’m highlighting one of our April giveaway sponsors for the Holiday Stashdown Crochet-a-Long. (If you’re just learning about the CAL now, you can find more details here.)

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This post’s featured sponsor is The Stitchin’ Mommy! Please show your support by following Amy on Craftsy | Etsy | Facebook | G+ | Instagram | Pinterest | Ravelry | Twitter

Sponsor Spotlight: The Stitchin’ Mommy

I’m so happy to have Amy from The Stitchin’ Mommy on board as an April giveaway sponsor for the Holiday Stashdown CAL! Amy is a talented crochet designer and blogger. She is offering one winner their choice of 3 of her crochet patterns.

Here are 6 of my favorite patterns from Amy’s collection.

Roundup: 6 #crochet patterns by The Stitchin' Mommy, curated by Underground Crafter #HolidayStashdownCAL2016Top row, from left to right:

Bottom row, from left to right:

By the way, Amy is also one of the Holiday Stashdown CAL designers. Her pattern will be released on December 12, 2016!

Thank you, The Stitchin’ Mommy, for sponsoring the crochet-a-long.

Which The Stitchin’ Mommy pattern do you like the best?

#FlashbackFriday Crochet Link Blast 33: Ripple Mania!

Roundup: 15 free crochet patterns featuring ripples, chevrons, and waves, curated by Underground CrafterOn Fridays, I share a link blast on G+, Twitter and Facebook to get you excited about crocheting all weekend! In keeping with the #FlashbackFriday meme, I’m sharing patterns that were first released at least 12 months ago.

I love ripples, chevrons, waves. These form some of the most iconic crochet patterns. Today’s roundup includes 15 free crochet patterns for acccessories and blankets using a variety of ripple stitch patterns.

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Roundup: 15 free crochet patterns featuring ripples, chevrons, and waves, curated by Underground CrafterRippling Peacock Scarf (photo 7), free crochet pattern by @ucrafter (that’s me!): This bold scarf in Cascade Yarns Casablanca combines popcorns with ripples for a beautiful texture.

Rippling Peacock Scarf, free crochet pattern by Marie Segares/Underground CrafterChic Chevron Throw, free crochet pattern by @ReCrochetions for @RedHeartYarns: This cozy throw is crocheted with two colors of Red Heart Soft.

Chevron Blanket (photo 8), free crochet pattern by @RescuedPaw: This classic ripple throw is crocheted with 7 colors of Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice.

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Crochet Waves 8 Point Blanket (photo 11), free crochet pattern by @bobwilson123: This pattern is available as a YouTube video tutorial by following link above, or as a written PDF pattern here.

Chevron Chic Baby Dress, free crochet pattern by @Cre8tionCrochet for @RedHeartYarns: This adorable dress in Red Heart Super Saver is available in 5 sizes from 3 months through 24 months.

Baby Waves (photo 5), free crochet pattern by @KristinOmdahl: This four-color chevron pattern makes a comfy throw.

Slanted Little Fans Wrap (photo 1), free crochet pattern by @Jessie_AtHome: This dramatic shawl uses the little fans stitch and includes a link to a video tutorial for the stitch.

Lazy Waves Blanket (photo 10), free crochet pattern by @dedristrydom: Dedri used 17 colors for this cuddly blanket, which can be made with medium weight yarn or by using two strands of light/DK weight yarn held together.

V-Stitch Ripple Afghan (photo 9), free crochet pattern by @petalstopicots: This blanket uses 5 coordinating colors of bulky yarn, and combines the v-stitch with a ripple pattern.


Jacob’s Star Afghan (photo 4), free crochet pattern by @anabelletracy: This baby blanket combines ripples with the Jacob’s Ladder technique and is made with Red Heart Reflective.

Fans in a Row Shawl (photo 2), free crochet pattern by @MeladoraCrochet: This beautiful shawl pattern includes tutorial videos and photos.

Triple Ripple Chevron Throw (photo 6), free crochet pattern by @PoshPoochDesign: This throw works up quickly with triple (treble) crochet stitches and is crocheted with 3 coordinating colors of Red Heart Super Saver.

Ripple Baby Blanket (photo 12), free crochet pattern by @LaurenCrochet: This classic baby blanket uses a random stripe repeat pattern for an interesting look.

Brighton Blanket, free crochet pattern by @FeltedButton: This elegant ripple blanket pattern includes tutorial photos.

Granny Ripple Blanket (photo 3), free crochet pattern by @stitchin_mommy: This blanket combines the “granny square stitch” with a ripple pattern for an adorable baby blanket in Lion Brand Cotton Ease.

If you enjoyed this roundup, follow my Crochet Ripple Mania board on Pinterest!