Category: Knitting

Handmade sock with rose motif 0

Where to start heel on toe-up socks

When someone starts to knit their first pair of toe-up socks the most commonly asked question is when to start making the heel or gusset increases. Well, the answer heavily depends on the type...

Simple two color bind off method 0

Simple two color bind off method for double knitting

A while ago I made a short tutorial of how to make an alternating color cast on edge. If you wish to have similar look for your cast off edge see the tutorial video...

Harebell socks pattern 0

Harebell socks pattern published

Harebell is a flower very common in Finland and it grows even in the Northern Lapland. The pattern is available free on my Ravelry store. This pair of socks is knitted toe up and...

Knitted snowflake mittens for babies 0

Double knitted snowflake mittens for babies

Reversible and warm pair of thumbless mittens for babies up to 6 months. There are no threads inside the mittens to catch little fingers. A great weekend project! This pattern is written for magic...

Stripes'n'Flowers sock pattern 0

Stripes’n’flowers sock pattern

The design is inspired by the Finnish fashion brand Marimekko. The pattern is available on my Ravelry store. This pair of socks is knitted cuff down and the pattern comes with german short row...

Pikku baby dress pattern 0

Pikku Baby dress pattern released

Pikku is a summer dress made of lace weight cotton yarn. It is worked seamlessly top down. At first you can use Pikku as a dress and as your baby grows the dress becomes...

Zweig sweater by Caitlin Hunter 0

Fixing the neckline of my Zweig sweater

This is a story of how you can fix a big mistake in the beginning of a top down sweater without having to rip back the whole body. I casted on Zweig sweater last...

Quiet start cardigan by Joji Locatelli 0

Quiet stars cardigan by Joji Locatelli

This year I wanted to learn how to knit a jumper or cardigan seamlessly top down. After browsing Ravelry a while I found Quiet stars cardigan by Joji Locatelli which matched my criteria of...

Brioche hat 0

A free basic brioche hat knitting pattern

It feels like there is brioche everywhere these days so I decided to give it a try. I was in a need of a warm hat and I tried to find some patterns but...

Knitted headband 0

Free pattern: Knitted headband

One of my goals for this year was to make a vine pattern and here it comes. This model I have named Lingonberry for very obvious reasons. These are the first instructions I’ve made...