Loom Knit: Picot Edge

I have added a new video to the techniques playlist. After working on my last cowl & hat set, I realized that I have never shared the picot edge by itself. I have demonstrated it as part of the project, but never by itself. A picot edge provides a nice decorative edge to a knittedContinue reading “Loom Knit: Picot Edge”

Simple Cup Cozy (with video)

MATERIALS Knitting Loom: Flexee links chunky, sample was worked on 5 links (10 pegs) Yarn: Approximately 18-20 yards of bulky weight merino wool. Sample was worked with Malabrigo Rasta in Frank Ochre color. Other samples worked with Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick. Notions: Knitting tool, tapestry needle, scissors Gauge: 5 sts x 10 rows=Continue reading “Simple Cup Cozy (with video)”

Little Bear Hat (with video)

Materials Knitting loom: Flexee links chunky, sample was worked on 21 links (42 pegs). Yarn: Approximately 80 yards of bulky weight wool blend yarn, #6. Lion brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick in Taupe was used in sample. Notions: Knitting tool, Tapestry needle, Scissors. Gauge: 5 sts x 8.5 rows=2 inches in stockinette Size: fits upContinue reading “Little Bear Hat (with video)”

Neus Headband

It is that time of the year when the clock is ticking and we have a gazillion presents to finish knitting. This headband knits up super quick, as in less than 30 minutes from start to finish. Grab your yarn and Flexee Links and get knitting! Materials Knitting loom: Flexee links chunky, sample was workedContinue reading “Neus Headband”

Oasis Headband

Malabrigo dreams…always. I have been on a kick lately wanting to create items with only Malabrigo Rasta. Thus this headband was born. Grab a skein of Malabrigo Rasta and a Chunky gauge loom and create a toasty headband to wear this winter. A brief note about my patterns: they are free of charge. Yes, youContinue reading “Oasis Headband”

Purl Stitch

The purl stitch is one of the basic stitches to learn when loom knitting. The combination of the knit stitch and purl stitch can yield a plethora of beautiful designs. If you are barely learning to loom knit, I highly recommend getting acquainted with the Purl Stitch. The purl stitch creates the small noose/bump likeContinue reading “Purl Stitch”

Just Peachy Baby Booties

LOOM:  Baby-Knit Looms, Bootie Loom YARN:  Approx 50 yds of worsted weight merino wool yarn. Red Heart Chic yarn in Mai Tai used in sample. NOTIONS:  tapestry needle, row counter (optional), 2 stitch markers. GAUGE: 11 sts and 16 rows = 2” ABBREVIATIONS K=knit stitch p=purl stitch rnd(s)=round(s) rep=repeat approx=approximately LC=Cable over 2 stitches, crosses left (see instructions below)Continue reading “Just Peachy Baby Booties”

Loom Knit I-Cords

The following instructions came from one of my early tutorial files that were located in my original blog. You can find the file at this link. I-cords are a great way to embellish your knitted items. I-cords can be used around necklines, hems, and around any flat item to add a little touch. My favoriteContinue reading “Loom Knit I-Cords”