Free Aran Patterns for Kids

This week I started posting links to free patterns for Aran sweaters. These are cardigans and sweaters that have intricate twists and textures, similar to a style that developed on the Aran Islands off the coast of Ireland. They’re fun to knit and a lot easier than a lot of …

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Moncrieff: Nine peculiar knitting patterns to wrap your head around

[Tumblr] Have you ever dreamed of crocheting a crotch and embroidering an erogenous zone? Coming soon on today’s show, Séan will chat with a naughty knitter, all about his stitch pattern book Knit your own Kama Sutra. craft queen Geraldine Warnerwho goes by the name of Trixie von Purl, has …

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Brooke Roberts turns brain scans into knitting patterns

Cardiac radiographer and designer Brooke Roberts used digital knitting technology to create garments with patterns based on brain MRIs and medical images (+ interview). Based in London Brooke Robert mesh images of brain segments captured during medical examinations with the designs of Dutch artist MC Escher to create her current …

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Exclusive: free knitting patterns worthy of a supermodel

Cara Delevingne, Lily Allen and Harry Styles love it: knitting is officially cool. Join us with five free knitting patterns for beginners and beyond, from the knitwear brand of Lily Cole and Katherine Poulton THROUGH Rachel Dove | September 21, 2014 ” Knitting soothes the troubled mind, and neither does …

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11 Knit and Crochet Throw Patterns to Keep You Warm

The coast is in the grip of another winter storm (with another looming later in the week) and Punxsutawney Phil has just declared six more weeks of winter! When will this end? Might as well give in and curl up under a big crochet or knit throw project until spring. …

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REVEALED: Eddie Redmayne before he got famous… modeling knitting patterns (but he’s still gorgeous)

REVEALED: Eddie Redmayne before he got famous… modeling knitting patterns (but he’s still gorgeous) By Lucy Buckland Published: 10:24 a.m. EST, March 6, 2013 | Update: 2:47 a.m. EST, March 7, 2013 He’s now a Hollywood A-Lister who’s been the toast of the Oscars and arguably one of the hottest …

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