Simpliworsted Classic Mittens

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These lovelies were knit for a four year old under the direct supervision of my helper. Thanks Louis! Knit with Simpliworsted, Pattern by Bernhard Ulmann. ┬áIt’s an oldie but a goodie.


More Christmas Stockings!!

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This one was to replicate the stocking on the left. I knit the right one. They are laid side by side for comparison. This pattern was originally written in 1945. Knit with Cascade 220.

Personalized Christmas Stockings

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Christmas stocking commission to match a family heirloom stocking. From a pattern pack distributed by Bernat in the late 60’s. Knit with Cascade 220 and an angora yarn.

Christmas Stocking Commission

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Three Christmas stockings done as a commission for a growing family. All knit with Cascade 220.

Ribbed Headband

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Using provisional cast on.
CO 26 stitches. K1, P1 until desired length is reached.
Pick up cast on stitches and with right sides together use three needle bind off to bind off. For middle band use provisional cast on. CO 10 stitches and work stockinette stitch until desired length. Bind off the same way as for the band.

Silas’ Striped Raglan Pullover

IMG_6535 IMG_6536IMG_6681Life is so hard when you are an adorable two year old. Knit as a birthday present for this little precious babe. Jane Richmond’s Child’s Classic Raglan Pullover knit with Hikoo’s Simpliworsted.