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Nimbus Hat- FREE PATTERN

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Nimbus Hat- FREE PATTERN

Nimbus - FREE PATTERN Nimbus means a luminous cloud or halo around a supernatural being or a large gray rain cloud. I designed this hat to have a cable crown to show the world your inner supernatural strength. Not only on the good days but also on the days when a gray rain cloud may be hovering over you. This hat was designed on smaller needles to create a very dense fabric and fit snug when worn. I did this intentionally. It has been my personal experience with knit hats that they tend to stretch with time. The goal for...

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Afternoons at Longbourn- FREE PATTERN

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Afternoons at Longbourn- FREE PATTERN

This shawl was created to utilize the Regency Collection colors inspired by the world of Jane Austen.  When imagining the colors I saw myself walking through the fields just like Lizzy Bennet or spending the afternoons chatting away with Miss Lucas. I wanted a shawl that would almost be like a blanket, something to wrap myself in as I imagined evenings by the window or of long afternoons walking the grounds of Longbourn with the Bennet sisters in tow. This is a simple triangle shawl with lots of fringe. The stitches used make this shawl reversible while also allowing you...

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Versicolor- FREE PATTERN

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Versicolor- FREE PATTERN

Versicolor means of various colors and this shawl is the perfect way Learn some new stitches while playing with various colors when creating this attractive triangle shawl.  The shawl begins with a garter tab and grows from the tab top down. It was created to compliment the Color Me Happy Kits that are offered in the shop. However,  this project is also a good way to destash colors you may have left from other projects.  So let your creativity and  versicolor imagination go wild! Note: That while this comes with written instructions this is more of a shawl recipe than a pattern....

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Syncopated Bees- Shawl Recipe

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Syncopated Bees- Shawl Recipe

This pattern is available for free and was designed by my ever so talented Mom- Deborah Arnouts This pattern is more of a recipe to make this particular shawl than it is an actual pattern. The shawl uses two colors of fingering or sock yarn and one skein of mohair lace that matches or coordinates with one of the colors. Knitted shawl was done on size 3 needles. However, adjust needle to a comfortable stitch that is not too tight or too loose. Because my Mom is a super loose knitter so she tends to knit everything on lace size...

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