Chunky Rudolf the Reindeer Hat Pattern

I designed a reindeer hat apttern last winter with ear flaps, it was a very popular pattern.  But I fancied making a Rudolf this time.  I saw my Rudolf with a big red nose to light Santa’s way. This is the Chunky Rudolf Hat being modelled You can find the Chunky...

Chunky Badger Headband Pattern

Earlier on this winter I was walking down my local High Street when I saw a little girl wearing a panda headband, with 2 pom poms for the ears. It looked a fun way to keep little ears warm – I played around with some ideas I got. I had already designed the...

Chunky Badger Hat Pattern

For this years hat designs I opted for beanie style – they are quick and easy to knit for the busy working knitters – yet modern and “with it” to wear. I had originally designed my animal hats to have ears – but this year the fashion has...

Chunky Racoon hat pattern for this winter

I designed a lot of hats with ear flaps last year, I thought this year I would add to the quick and easy chunky hat adults koala bear pattern On a similar theme to the Chunky Koala hat – a chunky Racoon hat I hope you like this years new hat patterns...

DK – slippers & slipper boots – DK used double

Winter is coming – Christmas is coming. These quick and easy slippers and slipper boots can be made from oddments of wool for yourself or as a lovely Chrismas present. I doubed up the same colour pink for one pair of the slip-on slippers and knitted another pair...

Marshmallow / pom pom wool scarf pattern

I purchased some of the marshmallow wool to make my grand-daughter a lovely warm scarf for winter. I tried to cast on with it as I would with normal wool – WRONG!!! This is how I cast on and worked the scarf Twist the strand between the marshmallows to for a...

Ebay feedback on my patterns

I have been selling my patterns  on ebay for around a year now, slowly increasing the patterns I have designed and knitted. I thought I would share some of my customers feedback with you Lovely pattern, delivered quick. Cant wait to get started. Pattern arrived...

DK – Dolls vest and pants sets

I thought I had better design some underwear for the dolls if I am going to design some knitting patterns for them. I made 2 different sets of underwear in 3 different sizes for dolls 12 – 22″ Dolls pants & vest sets Very quick and easy to...

Chunky – Girls cream chunky over cabled over cardy

I designed, knitted and part wrote the pattern for this chunky cardy, it has sat in my draw as a finished garment till I went back and completed the pattern. The cardy is worked in cream chunky, so it knits up quick, I added a cable down each front Cable down girls...

DK – Wavy Lacy Hairband and Cuffs

With summer coming it is time to design some hairbands rather than ear warming headbands.  As cuffs are a fashionable item I thought I would design matching cuffs. I decided to use the four row feather stitch pattern, that would mean the hairband and cuffs could be...

DK – Green Frog Hat

The idea for a frog hat came from the green wool I noticed in the wool shop! It was a quick and easy project, all I needed to do is use the basic liner and outer for the basic hat pattern I re-use, then design the frogs eyes The frog hat eyes then sew the frogs eyes...

DK – Cat Hat

I was asked to design and knit a Cat hat, that gave me the opportunity to write a knitting pattern for a Cat hat as well. Looking at images of a cat’s head the mouth area needed 2 small defined cheeks, a triangular nose and whiskers.  I couldn’t think of a...

DK – Owl Hat

I was asked to design a Owl hat, I decided to write a knitting pattern while I was knitting and designing the hat.   I imagined it to have BIG round yellow eyes and ears.  Then when I researched owls I found out its one or the other but not bother together!! So I made...

DK – Giraffe Hat

I was asked to knit a Giraffe hat for a cute little girl.  I knitted the inner first and tried in on Erica to see if it would fit so I knew how many stitches I could chart to design the hat outer. My first inner fitted perfectly, all I had to do now was decide how I...

Aran – Cat Head Hooded Paw Print Pocket Scarf

A few months ago a very special young lady requested a paw print scarf with a cat’s head hood.  I have been very busy getting all the other designs done that I had to put it on the list. I had a deadline of this weekend though. Since cat and dog paw prints are...

Chunky – Bubble Wrapped, Very Cosy Chunky Cowl

Wow – this is so lovely and warm.  Very quick and easy to knit since out of a 32 repeat only 2 are not stocking stitch. Bubble wrap – chunky cosy cowl Bubble wrap chunky looped cowl Chunky looped cowl You can wear it under your chin Lovely warm chunky...

DK – Mens Classic Cable Scarf

Since I have now written a few girls and ladies cowl / scarf patterns I thought I would write a professional looking one for men. I had a look in local shops and on the internet, I thought a professional looking style would be alternate cable and stocking stitch...

Pink Zebra Hat

Another young lady requested I designed and knit a Pink Zebra.  I had a picture in my head what Zebra heads looked like, but thought I had better research it on google, wow, they don’t look like I thought. I needed to design a more shaped black nose than I had...

New Pink Rabbit Hat

Last winter I knitted a Pink Rabbit Hat for my grand-daughter. I was asked to design and knit another Pink Rabbit Hat that had ear flaps. I researched rabbit faces and cartoon rabbit faces on google images.  The new hat is similar in some ways to the original rabbit...