Here it is, summer fading away and poof! I watched my first pre-season football game of the season and suddenly autumn is in the air. Although the weather is still warm, here are some easy and quick blanket patterns you can put on your radar so when that perfect yarn goes on sale, you’ll know [ Read more… ]
Finding knitting patterns specifically for the double-knit loom can be challenging, as you all know. However, converting a traditional knit pattern to double-knit does not need to be difficult. Here are a few easy, traditional knit patterns I’ve run across lately that are just as easy to convert to double-knit.
Here’s an easy, super soft knit top that can be worn with jeans, slacks or cute skirt. And, not only is it the softest yarn I’ve ever knitted with, it was so easy to do!. It’s knit in two pieces, exactly the same, using the Rib Stitch and Stockinette Stitch. The top panel is [ Read more… ]
I was so happy to discover this slipper pattern on my favorite site, knittingboard.com. Not only easy but cleverly double-soled, as well. Check it out!
Finding clothing patterns for double-knit loom knitting can be challenging. However, I am completely up to the challenge! Our first clothing pattern is this deliciously comfy, loose and warm sweater. Perfect for a summer evening on the beach or a cool autumn day anywhere.
Ready for a challenge? How about this beautiful Aran Baby Blanket by Faith Schmidt. A great way to practice cables with a gorgeous result.
In my never-ending quest of apparel patterns for double-knit looming, I just had to share this super-soft and easy-to-make poncho I found on Knittingboard.com. Download the pattern here. I hope you give this one a try and be sure to share your finished product in the comments below or on our Facebook page! [ Read more… ]
During my quilting phase, I made a few mug rugs – little place mats to use while having a cuppa and a snack. So, why not double-knit loom knit one?