CrackerjackKnits' Vintage Baby Cardigan 1960
This pattern booklet was first published in 1960 and has a black cover. It was revised and reprinted in 1970 with a yellow cover. Because it is out of print, I receive requests for this pattern on...
The Easiest Stretchy Bind Off for Ribbing
There are many ways to make a stretchy bind off (we discussed some of them in this tutorial), but not all of those ways look good with ribbing. And not all of them are easy to make. So how do we make an elastic bind off that works with ribbing and doesn’t require a lot … The Easiest Stretchy Bind Off for Ribbing Read More »
This is a deceptively simple way of constructing a sock by reducing the flap to a very small strip and working an extended gusset in its place. The rounds form a right angle around the ankle and instep, which gradually softens into a continuous round; hence the reference to the mathematical problem of ‘squaring the circle’.
Puffin mittens colour chart
This pattern is the colour chart only. The mittens are a puffin scene for the back of the hand and a caplin (fish) pattern for the palms. Thumb position has not been strictly set so as to allow for modifications by the knitter. An after-thought type of thumb is intended rather than a thumb gusset.