Category: Patterns

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What to knit – Hot on the needles in July

It is hot hot hot out there (by Irish standards at least) but don’t let that stop you from knitting. I’m mostly doing lace at the moment, working on my own shawl but also already plotting and swatching for my next project. I’ve also got a lovely ball of Lang...

Top, left to right: 
Sea Glass Cardi © Ela Torrente
Sandshore © aliciaplum
Eiregal © Romi
A Hap for Harriet © Kate Davies Designs

Bottom, left to right: 
Boy bunny with Piebald patch © Julie Williams (little cotton rabbits) 2013
Sweet Li’l Scarfette © ambah obrien
Show-off Stranded Socks © KnitterlyAnne 2

What to knit – Hot on the needles in June 2014

Summer is considered low season for knitting, but that doesn’t stop the determined. Although you might not want to work on heavy afghans, there’s still plenty of projects suited for warmer weather. Remember that you can follow my Hot Knitting Patterns Board on Pinterest to get (more or less) daily...

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Finished my Arrow

My version of the Follow Your Arrow MKAL is completed at last. I’ve blogged about this before, of course, but in short, this was a mystery knitalong (MKAL) with a difference. Every week, each clue contained two options. As the shawl could also be knitted with either one or two...

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Hot on the Needles – What to knit in May 2014

We’re due another look at what knitters around the world are working on right now. In May 2014, there’s form fitting sweaters, holey scarfs and socks for happy feet. Don’t forget you can follow my Hot Knitting Patterns pinterest board to get (more or less) daily updates on what the hottest...

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Knit a bunny for Easter (or some chicks, eggs, flowers or leaves)

Less then two weeks ’till Easter Sunday now (which, incidentally, also happens to be my birthday this year!). Aside from a religious holiday, to me, Easter has always been a celebration of Spring as well. One way or another, it’s a celebration of (new) life. For that reason, I feel...

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Hot on the Needles – What to knit in April 2014

Image: Escapology Socks, © enk Felt Messenger Bag, © enk Flaming Hat, © Lady in Yarn Looking back, © Tuulia Salmela KC, © h-e-l-i Shire Aran, © GlennaC La Primavera Indosso, © Natascia sartini Noe Valley Sweater, © Katherine Lee Oranje, © Ann Weaver Spring is here. The daffodils are...

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St. Patrick’s Day knitting

Monday is St. Patrick’s day. It’s Ireland’s national holiday, so we all get a day off, watch the parades, enjoy a bit of family time, and maybe have a drink or two. Of course, Paddy’s day (no, not Patty’s day) is celebrated the world over by the Irish community and anyone who...