FREE Knitting Pattern

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FREE Cowl Knitting Pattern

Time it took me to knit: 5-6 hours
Dimensions {lying flat}: 13 1/2″ {34cm} tall x 13” {33cm} wide
Gauge: 16.5 sts & 22 rnds per 4” {10cm} square {knit in the round}

Material:
Approximately 150-200 yards of a medium weight yarn
I used Lion Brand Fisherman’s Wool
Color: Natural {It’s off-white/yellowish}
Size 7 {4.5mm} needles with 24″ {61cm} circular cable
Darning needle, or tool of choice to weave in ends

Pattern:
CO 108 STS join in the round.
Knit all stitches until you’ve reached the desired length of your new cowl and bind-off loosely in all knit stitches.
This has a natural curl if you don’t want the curl add a ribbed stitch to the top and bottom, I’d recommend about 8 rounds of *K2, P2*.

FREE Cowl Knitting Pattern

New Blanket Knitting Pattern… coming soon!

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I’m finishing up this blanket knitting pattern… inspired by Molly Weasley’s blanket {and my large stash of leftover yarn!} and I’m about finished reading The Chamber of Secrets! I’m such a nerd and I love it! {the pattern will be ready soon! [hopefully this weekend]}

Thrifty Blanket Knitting Pattern

Inspired by the Weasley Blanket

Thrifty Blanket Knitting Pattern

Stripped Knitted Blanket

{FREE} Jersey Be Good Rug Knitting Pattern

Jersey Be Good Rug Knitting Pattern
{FYI – *These links are affiliate links. Meaning they take you to the Wool and the Gang website and I make a small profit if you make a purchase using this link. Thank you for your support!}

I’m just gonna dive right in!

Materials:
Approximately 200 yards of Wool and The Gang Jersey Be Good
Size 15 {10mm} straight needles
Darning needle, or tool of choice to weave in ends

Pattern:
CO 33 STS
Row 01: *K1, P1* K1 {seed stitch} {back}
Row 02: *P1, K1* P1 {front}
Row 03: *K1, P1* K1 {back}

Row 04: P1, K1, P1, K27, P1, K1, P1 {front}
Row 05: K1, P1, K1, P27, K1, P1, K1

Repeat rows 4-5 until you have a little more than enough yarn remaining to knit 2 more rows and bind off.

Row 61: *K1, P1* K1
Row 62: *P1, K1* P1 {front}
Row 63: BO in the *K1, P1* K1 pattern

I was able to get a total of 63 rows. I had to cut out 4-5 rows because of knots, so you may end up with more rows.

Click here to instantly download the PDF.

If you’re going to use Jersey Be Good Yarn by Wool and the Gang, check out my video review:
http://www.bromefields.com/video-jersey-be-good-by-wool-and-the-gang/

Click *here to get the *Jersey be Good yarn {Click here to stop by and check out it’s story, it has a great story!}:

New Knitting Pattern : The Grace Cowl

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Grace Cowl Knitting Pattern by Brome Fields

This design came about because I love the elegance of the cable stitch and the simplicity of the knit stitch.

I went with the light cream yarn because it’s classic.

It goes with just about everything and it feels clean and pure.

I chose a thick & chunky yarn to make the project quick and cozy.

So, knitting this in the round makes it a snap!

This is becoming a collection.

I also have patterns for leg warmers and a hat to match ;)

I’m working on some boot cuffs and hopefully some fingerless gloves too!

{Click here if you’d like the pattern.}

Video: WAK Cotton Yarn Review

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This yarn is the silkiest and softest cotton yarn evah!

In this video I discuss my experience using the spectacular Pima Cotton yarn from We Are Knitters.

I discuss the needles size I use and I knit up a section too!

We Are Knitters Cotton Yarn Review

Video: How to Unknit {correct a mistake when knitting}

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In this video I briefly describe how to unknit when you notice that you made a mistake a few stitches back…

I also have another video when you notice that stitch or stitches a few rows later.

Unknit isn’t technically a word, but it should be because I do it a lot! ;)
And, I’m pretty sure I’m not alone on this.

Unknit means to unravel your knitted project one stitch at a time, using your knitting needles.

Story:
When I was learning how to knit I talked to a few people about knitting versus crocheting and which one they preferred and they said that they preferred crocheting because if you make a mistake when knitting you have to unravel the whole thing and start over. That was a little discouraging, but not the whole truth. I’ve made lots of mistakes that were easily corrected by one of the methods above.

I hope this encourages you to keep knitting ;)

Have a wonderful day!
Jennifer

Video: How to Unknit

Video: Seed Stitch VS Moss Stitch

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Hi there! In this video I’m going to discuss the difference between the Seed St and the Moss St.

When you’re looking at the front of your work the Seed St look like this:
K1, P1, K1, P1, K1
P1, K1, P1, K1, P1
So, you’re knitting your purl sts and purling your knit sts.

When you’re looking at the front of your work the Moss St look like this:
K1, P1, K1, P1, K1
K1, P1, K1, P1, K1
P1, K1, P1, K1, P1
P1, K1, P1, K1, P1
So, you’re working 2 rows K1, P1 and then 2 rows P1, K1. It’s very similar to the Seed St, making it easy to get them confused.

They both offer a great texture!

I hope you found this to be helpful.
Thank you for watching!
Jennifer

Seed Stitch VS Moss Stitch

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