Gloria Mittens

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The Gloria Mittens are the result of mixing Japanese stitch motifs with Bavarian Twist techniques. Knit in a light pink, the details of these mitts really shine for the girly girl on your list.   Suggested yarn: SweetGeorgia Yarns Superwash Sport Yarn weight: Sport (12 wpi) ? Gauge: 26 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette on larger needles …

Ziggurat Shawl

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Very easy beaded triangle shawl. MC: Malabrigo, Sock (100 Superwash Merino Wool, 440 yds/402m 100g) Kris, 2 (1) skeins CC: Rowan Kidsilk Haze (70% Super Kid Mohair/30# Silk, 229 yrds 25g) #582, Trance, 1 skein 168 beads. Yarn weight: Light Fingering ? Gauge: 19 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches in Lace pattern with MC Needle size: US 6 – 4.0 mm …

Twisted Dee Cowl

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PATTERN NOTES Beautiful twists and crosses make the Twisted Dee Cowl a cable-lover’s dream. This cowl is worked up in luxurious Cashmere Lusso – a feel-good blend of recycled and virgin cashmere. You’ll love knitting every stitch of this pattern, but you’ll love wearing the finished product even more. The shawl pin shown in the photos is the Regulus – …

Slate Shawl

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PATTERN NOTES The Slate Shawl is a luxurious delight. Cashmere Lusso is wonderful to work with and creates a lightweight fabric perfect for hugging your shoulders. In this design, decadent lace is balanced out with a swath of Stockinette stitch in the main part of the shawl. This shawl is knit flat from the bottom up. You may wish to …

Lamplighter’s Hat

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The cabled band of the Lamplighter’s Hat is worked flat from side to side and the ends are grafted together in pattern. Stitches are picked up along one side of the band, and the body of the hat is worked in the round. See this blog post for a tutorial on grafting twisted rib. Difficulty Intermediate Yarn Weight 3 Finished Size 14 (14¾, 15¼, 16, 18¾, 19¼, …

Lakeland Cables Scarf

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Suggested yarn: Berroco Ultra Alpaca Yarn weight: Worsted (9 wpi) ? Gauge: 20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette Needle size: US 7 – 4.5 mm Yardage: 657 yards (601 m)

Keystone Scarf

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This scarf is a real treat in lace and cables.   Suggested yarn: Fairy Hare Lace Yarn weight: Lace ? Gauge: 29 stitches and 42 rows = 4 inches in Lace Pattern Needle size: US 2 – 2.75 mm Yardage: 450 yards (411 m) Sizes available: 6″ x 54″

Op Art Cowl

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This eye catching cowl is really simple to make. If you can make stripes, you can make this. One skein each for smaller size, two skeins each for larger size. Pictured in Moon Shadow & Sunflower mood.   Suggested yarn: Plymouth Yarn Moon Shadow Yarn weight: Worsted (9 wpi) ? Gauge: 24 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches in Mosaic …

Aspen

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PATTERN NOTES Like the beautiful quaking aspen trees, each cable in this scarf grows out of another – creating the perfect motif to decorate a cozy scarf. The Aspen Scarf is great whether you’re hiking along the namesake trees or browsing the stands at your favorite winter market. Either way, you’re sure to feel warm and look suave. This scarf …

Birch Gloves

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PATTERN NOTES Snowflakes and frost cover every inch of the ground of cold winter mornings. Even with the sun peeking through the clouds, the air is brisk and calls for something warm to cover your hands on a wintry outing. What could be better than a pair of elegant hand-knit gloves? The Birch Gloves are the perfect solution. The cuff …