FREE PATTERNS: Yarnspirations Celebrates Canada150

Canada Day is in just a few short days on July 1, and this year Canada celebrates her 150th birthday! I won’t be up to my home in Canada until August, so I’m celebrating in spirit Stateside. Canadian company Yarnspirations has a lookbook of Canada150 patterns for both knit and crochet for you to get your […]

FREE PATTERNS: Quick Easter Knits

It’s just a few days until Easter Sunday, and the good news is that you’ve got time to whip up a few more knitted decorations and basket items, right? You got this! The folks at Knits’ End curated 20 quick and cute Easter projects, and 19 of the 20 are FREE. Score! The one that is […]


It’s springtime, and the weather is turning in most places. I’m really into this top because it’s a mix between cables and lace and light enough for warmer weather. Pattern available in sizes small, medium, large, and extra-large, and is knit in worsted weight cotton/wool blend yarn. Skill level is intermediate. Related posts: FREE PATTERN: […]

FREE PATTERN: Dishcloth Tulip

This week’s pattern included in the latest edition of the Clean & Crafty Free Pattern series is different – and actually in the shape of a flower. It is the free Tulip Dishcloth, designed by Allyson Dykhuizen is so pretty. I am loving the i-cord looped stem, which is great for hanging.   Related posts: Free Pattern: […]

FREE PATTERN: Elegant Lace Wrap

Everyone is up for a new free pattern, especially one that’s not ‘ordinary.’ This looks a bit like birds, or perhaps waves on the water. No matter what you see, it’s a free patter! It can be downloaded over at Patons Stitch Style at the Yarnspirations Blog. Related posts: FREE PATTERN: Red Rocks Top Free Pattern: Striped […]

HOW TO: Knit the Brick Wall Stitch

Have you tried the Brick Wall Stitch yet? I haven’t, and it’s on my knitting bucket list. The folks over at We Are Knitters have a video tutorial and also written instructions on How to knit two color Brick Wall stitch – go check it out and get some (more) skills! Related posts: HOW TO: Knit the […]