**Free Patterns**

“I don’t know what happened to your” T-shirt Rug Pattern

I Don't Know What Happened.pdf For a video tutorial on how to turn your loved ones' ugly t-shirts into yarn, click here. After starting and ripping out this rug several times, I settled on a striped rectangle that radiates out from the center cast on.  The size of the rug you can make is only… Continue reading “I don’t know what happened to your” T-shirt Rug Pattern

**Free Patterns**, hat

Cutest & Simplest Hat Pattern Ever- Kit Kat Hat Pattern

My youngest daughter wanted a cat-eared beanie to match her beloved cat.  How could I say no? My last few projects were knitted out of fingering-weight yarn so I was surprised at how fast this little beanie knitted up.  It was a very nice change of pace and *almost* an instant-gratification project. This adorable hat… Continue reading Cutest & Simplest Hat Pattern Ever- Kit Kat Hat Pattern

**Free Patterns**

Skeleton Key Pattern – bottom up fair isle

SkeletonKey.pdf *9/11 Updated chart, updated steek and neck instructions 9/5 Updated to include instructions for binding off steek. Even though I had gauge issues, I figured I'd still share the pattern.  Please learn from my mistakes and make a swatch, soak it, and give it time to dry!  I'm a loose knitter and you may… Continue reading Skeleton Key Pattern – bottom up fair isle

**Free Patterns**, cables

Charming & Quick Knit Pocketed Purse -Bees Knees Bag Pattern

BeesKnees.pdf This project was supposed to be a quick and easy way to learn about inserting pockets but my inexperience with purses turned this into a much more time-consuming pursuit than originally planned.  There was a lot of ripping and redoing as I tried to make something useable and attractive. I found out why knitted… Continue reading Charming & Quick Knit Pocketed Purse -Bees Knees Bag Pattern