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Free Pattern: Tiny Baby Bunnies. Need a last minute egg-stuffer for Easter? These mini-marshmallow-size bunnies are the ultimate scrap yarn project, and can be whipped up in just a few minutes! Use sock yarn as shown, or scale the project up by using thicker yarn and larger needles for a bigger bunny. Finished size: about 3/4-inch long Fingering-weight yarn in 2 colors and black (Samples made with Knit Picks Palette yarn) Set of size 1 US (2.25 mm) double-pointed needles Small tapestry needle Small amount of stuffing or scrap yarn Doesn’t matter, as long as your stitches are on the tight side.

CO = cast on rnd = round k = knit. Hip Hop Blanket. When was the last time you picked up your knitting needles?

Hip Hop Blanket

The new year is still fresh and you have plenty of time to grab 2011 by the horns (or knitting needles?) And make good on goals to learn a new skill or try a new project. So, why not round up a pair of circular needles and try out this cute-as-a-bunny blanket project, suitable for knitters of all levels, perfect as a baby gift for new parents or a cozy little throw. This project, designed by Jennifer Lippman-Bruno, is an excerpt from the latest book by Debbie Stoller, editor-in-chief of BUST Magazine, knitting whiz from a long lineage of Dutch knitters, and author of the popular Stitch ‘N Bitch knitting book series. Smaller: Small craft- Zsa mask. We are really excited about this cool hat project!

smaller: Small craft- Zsa mask

It's easy enough for even a beginner like me to make so I am going to try and get one done for Christmas. You can find other great projects and get some crafting inspiration from the prolific and talented Dutch blogger- Mme ZsaZsa. Although the design looks complicated, it’s actually just a piece of knitted fabric with the sides stitched together.

The ears don’t have to be knitted but are shaped by wearing the hat, and the eyes are openings made by casting stitches off in one row and casting them back on in the next row. Lovely Leaf Lace Scarf. This Lovely Leaf Lace scarf is made with Lobster Pot's 8-ply cashmere in color "Chatham Light".

Lovely Leaf Lace Scarf

The stitches that create this beautiful and dimensional pattern are a simple combination of strategic yarn-overs and decreases. The lace pattern has a wonderful dimensionality while the stockinette pattern curls around your neck like a big soft hug. If you're curious about the green scarf on the left you can find the complete instructions for it at this link: Easy Mistake Stitch Scarf Materials. Ravelry. Ravelry. Blog : CRAFT Pattern: Pumpkin Cozy. If you carve your Halloween pumpkin into a jack-o-lantern too early, it’ll be shriveled and rotten by the time of the big night, and that’s no treat!

blog : CRAFT Pattern: Pumpkin Cozy

Knit this pumpkin cozy in the meantime. This project is great for practicing increases and decreases. Adjust the size by knitting fewer or more increase rows and easily customize it for your pumpkin, or knit one up first and bring it with you to the patch. The pattern fits a pumpkin approximately 11″ in diameter as written. Parallax Knitting · Lyra’s cap. Download the pattern here I was so smitten by the costumes in the Golden Compass, and for this cap at least, one wonders: how often can something so desirable be achieved so easily?

Parallax Knitting · Lyra’s cap

I whipped this up in an evening and thought I would share. If you are lucky you will even have some yarn in your stash that will work. Difficulty Easy Size Child [Adult] (shown in adult size) 35 mm. Fresh from the Knitty rejection pile!

35 mm

(It's okay Knitty, I still love you. Let's hang out sometime?) 35mm Hat Growing up in Minnesota, I know the value of warm winter accessories. Editorial spring 06. Note: To make this pattern easier to understand, the predominantly yellow (MC) side will be called the RS, and the predominantly black (CC) side will be called the WS.

editorial spring 06

CO 48 stitches using CC. I recommend using a cable cast on, but a tubular cast on is also nice for double knitting. Now it's time to add the second color, and work the first row. You will have to get used to holding both yarns at once. Throughout, you carry both colors forward or back between the needles before each stitch, though you are only knitting or purling with one color at a time.

Who? It's a hat with owls!


Yay! This is for my brother, whose mangyle will never be done. Certainly not for christmas. He always sends me pictures of owls, so i figured he'd appreciate it. Summer 2007. Using US #6/4mm needle, CO 133[144] sts, placing a marker every 22[24] sts.

Summer 2007

Note: For the smaller size only, there will be 23 sts after the last marker, instead of 22. Also for the smaller size only, omit the yo at the beginning of the first row. K1 instead. Knotty but Nice hat - Knitty: Winter 2009. DIRECTIONS Using circular needle, CO 120 sts.

Knotty but Nice hat - Knitty: Winter 2009

Place marker and join to begin working in the round, being careful not to twist. Round 1: P1, k2, [p2, k2] to last st, p1. This round sets 2x2 Rib for hat. Continue in 2x2 Rib until work measures 1.25 inches. Work Rounds 1-29 of chart. Work 7 rounds 2x2 Rib. Switching to double-point needles when necessary, shape crown as follows. Break yarn, leaving a tail. Fall 2006. Trilobite - Knitty, Summer 2009. Chart: The chart for this pattern fits on a letter-sized page. Click here and print. 1x1 Rib (Worked in the round over an even number of sts): All rounds: [K1, p1] to end.

C2B: Sl 1 to cable needle and hold to back of work, k1 from left needle, k1 from cable needle. C2F: Sl 1 to cable needle and hold to front of work, k1 from left needle, k1 from cable needle. C2BP: Sl 1 to cable needle and hold to back of work, k1 from left needle, p1 from cable needle.