Alder Blanket

This blanket is suitable for the beginner knitter as well as more advanced knitters looking for a simple knit. The pattern covers two different sizes, a small blanket for covering little knees in car seats or pushchairs and a larger more substantial cot sized blanket.  When I am contacted by new knitters looking for anContinue reading “Alder Blanket”

Trillium

A simple but stylish design for a little one The simple eyelet pattern on this blanket forms little trillium, or three petal flowers, in an all over design.Suitable for the beginner knitter, the blanket is knitted all in one with the garter stitch borders knitted as you go.If you want a lightweight blanket you canContinue reading “Trillium”

Ship Ahoy !

Lots of little sail boats float across this blanket. The pattern is suitable for advanced beginners upwards and makes a great blanket for snuggling baby in. Knitted in a DK weight yarn the pattern is written for two different sizes of blanket and is just as striking knitted in a coloured yarn as it isContinue reading “Ship Ahoy !”

Heartwood

Heartwood Baby Blanket Stripes and Texture, the best of both worlds ! The interesting texture in these blankets look a little like crochet but is in fact knitted.Another simple textured blanket, this is suitable for beginner knitters as the pattern is easily picked up once a few rows have been worked.The pattern is written forContinue reading “Heartwood”

Robyn

Robyn is another simple but classic blanket with an all-over texture pattern. One of those blankets that is neutral but pleasing. At first glance this blanket pattern is very similar to the Gracie Blanket but the texture is slightly finer and, in my opinion, the stitch is easier to work. Suitable for the beginner knitter,Continue reading “Robyn”

Colour-Mix Baby Blanket

One of my most recent designs is the Colour-Mix Baby Blanket. This blanket is suitable for a beginner knitter. If you can cast on, cast off, knit and purl then you can make this easily. The blanket is knitted in separate pieces and sewn together, which is great if tackling a large item is aContinue reading “Colour-Mix Baby Blanket”

Gracie Baby Blanket

First of all, thank you all so much to everyone who contacted me regarding the baby blanket.  Your support was overwhelming, I was so taken aback that I had to have a little re-think on this pattern. I have made a few changes that make me feel better and have re-listed it as you allContinue reading “Gracie Baby Blanket”

Scone or scon(e)

If you don’t know how to pronounce a word, say it loud! … Why compound ignorance with inaudibility. E.B. White However you pronounce the word, scone means different things to different people depending where you live.  There are scones that are served with jam and clotted cream; drop scones that are more like pancakes; potatoContinue reading “Scone or scon(e)”