Koigu Linen Stitch Scarves

Enjoy the play of colour and a relaxing pace as you knit one of these Linen Stitch Scarves in the lovely Koigu KPPPM. Purchase three skeins of Koigu and receive triple your loyalty points! Download the pattern here: Koigu Linen Stitch Scarf. Download some tips and tricks here: Koigu Linen Stitch Scarf Tips & Tricks.

Sock Monkey Work Socks

Now available as a kit! I blame Mara!!!  She made so many adorable tea cosies for our Railway City Arts Crawl event, and many of them were sock monkeys, ...that I just had to come up with this sock design! This was a quick-to-write pattern, because it requires my "Sock Science Too" pattern for the short row heel.  You .... [ continue reading ]

Easy Wribbed Wristers & Hat

Even the beginner knitter can make fashionable coverings for head and hands with these simple patterns. They're perfect for yourself or for giving as gifts! These Wribbed Wristers are practical cuffs which cover both the hand and the wrist. They can be worn by themselves, over gloves or under mittens (and were used by soldiers in WWI). If .... [ continue reading ]

Parkspin Slippers

This slipper is worked back and forth on straight needles holding two strands of yarn and working them as one. The foot is worked in garter stitch and the toe is ribbed. The heel and toe are seamed and a pompom decorates the toe. A Bit of Local History Monarch Knitting Ltd. was a 4-storey spinning .... [ continue reading ]

Outlander Cowl

This cowl couldn’t be simpler ...or quicker! With one skein of Malabrigo Rasta, Manos Franca or Burly Spun by Brown Sheep, cast 19 sts onto 20.0 mm needles. Knit every row until you’ve worked 25 to 26 inches in length, leaving enough yarn for seaming. To seam, place ends next to each other and then offset .... [ continue reading ]

Mara’s Tea Cozies

Come in to the shop and enjoy Mara Nicli’s creativity with knitted tea cozies …on our tea trolley, of course. Her sock monkeys and fairy tale characters will charm you!!! Guaranteed! For those of you who aren’t able to drop by, here’s a photo of these adorable creations! These adorable tea cozies are the imaginative creations of …. [ continue reading ]

Garter Stitch Dishcloth

You’ll love this traditional garter stitch dishcloth for its ridged scrubbing power and its thick texture. It is easy to make in Sugar ’n Cream cotton: every row is knitted and every row has one yarn over increase near the beginning. In the last half of the dishcloth, two decreases are worked on each row. Materials .... [ continue reading ]

Three Dishcloths

These three dishcloths have lots of texture for scrubbing dishes and, if your tension is exact, you just might get all three from one solid-coloured ball of Sugar ’n Cream cotton. Skills Used cast on, knit, purl and cast off Materials one ball Sugar ’n Cream Cotton (22 grams per dishcloth) 4.0 mm needles darning needle .... [ continue reading ]

Faux Cable Bracelet & Necklace

This impressive but simple-to-knit design works well as a necklace, bracelet, headband, or even a belt. It could also be used as a handle on a bag. Or... you can use the bracelet to hold your cable needle! Skills Used cast on, knit, purl, decrease, yarn over, cast off Materials 20 m DK weight yarn .... [ continue reading ]