Saturday, March 31, 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Cindy's Latest Dolls

1950s style, nattily turned out in [slightly modified] dollar store socks

Valentine girl

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

A Simple Baby Hat with a Rolled Brim, from Kathy D

These little hats can be made to match baby sweaters for the Syrian Refugee Project. You can see some knitted samples here:

Size 7 double-pointed needles (but Kathy uses a #3 or #4).

DK weight yarn: Cast on 64 stitches
Worsted weight yarn: Cast on 56 stitches

Knit in the round until 4 inches long (can go up to 5 1/2 inches)

Begin decreases:

  1. K6, K2 tog
  2. K5, K2 tog
  3. K
  4. K4, K2 tog
  5. K
  6. K3, K2 tog
  7. K
  8. K
  9. K2, K2 tog
  10. K
  11. K1, K2 tog
  12. K2 tog
May be finished with a bit of i-cord at the top. Just start making the cord when you have three stitches left on the needle.

Free Baby Sweater Patterns for our Syrian Refugee Project

Our group's Syrian refugee baby sweater project continues. Here are some of the free patterns we are using. The simple baby hat pattern will appear in the next post.

Flax Light Pullover from Tin Can Knits

A Simple Baby Pullover by Erica Kempf Broughton:

Top Down Baby Raglan Sweater by Carole Barenys on AllFreeKnitting
I'll add a photo of this one as soon as someone makes it

Marguerite's Geometric Vest

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Saturday, March 3, 2018