Susan B. Anderson designs the best knitted toys. With two heads and a clever reversible body, this elephant turns inside out to reveal his pal, the mouse! Using worsted-weight yarn and intermediate level knitting skills, you can make the perfect prop to accompany bedtime stories. For the free pattern and full information on the supplies, […]
Small projects can have a big impact as holiday decor or quick gifts. Here are some ideas for projects to knit or crochet that will brighten your holidays. Use leftover yarns and your crochet hook to make these cute Holiday Coasters. Wouldn’t a set of four tied up in a festive ribbon make a great […]
Some people start planning holiday gifts before the wrapping paper is cleared away from the last holiday. The rest of us wait until the last few weeks (like now) and frantically cast about for quick projects that will show some handmade love to our family and friends. We’re here to help. Our free patterns this […]
Do you know someone who collects stuffed animals? This handsome fox, designed by Sheila Leslie, is a wonderful addition any menagerie. Basic crochet stitches and worsted-weight yarn combine to make this proud fellow. Stuff him firmly so he’ll stand on his own. To download the free pattern and full details on the supplies, click here.
Designed by Sandi Rosner Supplies Needed: • Universal Yarns Classic Shades (worsted weight; 70% acrylic/30% wool; 197 yds/100g per skein): 7 skeins Pompidou #726 • Size 8 (5mm) double-point (set of 4) and 16- and 32-inch circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge • Stitch markers The cozy knit Hexagon Afghan pattern is found […]