Basic Sock Tutorial

Would you like to enter the world of loom knitting socks and don’t know where to start? No worries, I have a small tutorial just for you.  The tutorial will show you how to work a Tube Sock. It is packed with tables that will aid you on your sock knitting journey.  Enjoy!  Download BasicContinue reading “Basic Sock Tutorial”

Iva Headband

The Iva Headband is a double knit design, that widens as the knitting progresses to keep wind away from the ears thus keeping the wearer warm. The pattern uses simple decreases and increases. Use a super soft merino yarn and complete the perfect winter headband! Knitting loom: Basic Loom Knitting Kit Loom, (Oval small loomContinue reading “Iva Headband”

Abbreviations

BO=Bind Off The processs of removing an item off the loom. The item can be removed in a gather method as for the top of a hat, or a basic bind off as in the edge of a scarf.  CC=Contrasting Color C4B=Cable 4 Back Cable that takes over 4 pegs, it leans to the right.Continue reading “Abbreviations”

Decreasing: k3tog or p3tog

It is a decrease that reduces from 3 stitches down to 1. The k3tog creates a decrease that slants to the right. When you do a k3tog, you need the third stitch to stay on top, meaning it needs to remain visible when you work it. Let’s create a k3tog. Assume each of the pegsContinue reading “Decreasing: k3tog or p3tog”

Cutting Down

Everything has a season and each season comes to an end. My loom knitting season has lasted 12 years. It has been awesome. It has taken me many places that I never thought I would go (or that I wanted to go, hahaha). I have been on national television (while being fat–yes, I have goneContinue reading “Cutting Down”

Free Patterns Part 2

CrossOver Wrap

I had a question recently on the assembly of the CrossOver Wrap (pattern is in the Loom Knitting Scarves, Hats, Bags and More book). It is a tricky one to assemble and I put a little video together, it was a quick little video, nothing fancy. I don’t even have any knitted items to demonstrateContinue reading “CrossOver Wrap”

Brimmed Beanie

Pattern Information Knitting Loom 41 peg, large gauge loom. Sample was knit using Yellow Knifty Knitter Loom Yarn Super Bulky, 100% merino wool 90 yards per skein 150 grams per skein.  Sample was knit using Malabrigo Rasta in Electrica, 1 skein. Other Knitting tool, tapestry needle, removable stitch marker. Skills knowledge knit stitch, purl stitch,Continue reading “Brimmed Beanie”

New in the Shop!

New in the shop!   A beautiful beret knitted in garter stitch. Pattern is provided in three sizes: small, medium and large. Materials 120 yards super bulky yarn/100 yards of chunky yarn. Malabrigo Rasta, Super Bulky, 100% merino wool, 90 yards per skein/150 grams per skein was used in purple sample. Malabrigo Chunky, 100% merinoContinue reading “New in the Shop!”

Ame’s Beret

A beautiful beret knitted in garter stitch. Pattern is provided in three sizes: small, medium and large. Materials 120 yards super bulky yarn/100 yards of chunky yarn. Malabrigo Rasta, Super Bulky, 100% merino wool, 90 yards per skein/150 grams per skein was used in purple sample. Malabrigo Chunky, 100% merino wool, 104 yards per skein/100gramsContinue reading “Ame’s Beret”