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Socks

Baby Life Ring Socks - a free pattern

Baby Life Ring Socks – a free pattern

I designed these little socks over a decade ago, and they have been knit by many a knitter and stayed on many a baby’s feet.  The little “life-rings” around the leg ensure that they … More “Baby Life Ring Socks – a free pattern”

Bluebird sock in flight, a Sweet Tomato Heel design

Bluebird sock in flight, a Sweet Tomato Heel design

This tiny little Bluebird Sock will appear in sizes from baby through large adult in my new collection, Cat’s Sweet Tomato Heel Socks. To purchase my eBook, click here. You will have … More “Bluebird sock in flight, a Sweet Tomato Heel design”

Danny's Bluebird Socks

Danny’s Bluebird Socks

Danny’s Bluebird Socks are on the cover of my eBook, Cat’s Sweet Tomato Heel Socks. The pattern includes everything from the baby-sized version that you see being carried away by a bluebird (on … More “Danny’s Bluebird Socks”

Feather & Foliage Socks

Feather & Foliage Socks

My Feather & Foliage Sock introduces the Padded Sweet Tomato Heel, which curves the traditionally straight columns of heel stitch into a beautiful shell-like cup. I suggest first trying one of the other patterns … More “Feather & Foliage Socks”

Hidden Treasure Pocket Socks with Sweet Tomato Heels

Hidden Treasure Pocket Socks with Sweet Tomato Heels

These practical, playful socks are the second design in my eBook, Cat’s Sweet Tomato Heel Socks. To purchase the entire eBook for $20 (read below for more information), click here. Or, if More “Hidden Treasure Pocket Socks with Sweet Tomato Heels”

Hither & Yon Socks

Hither & Yon Socks

The Hither & Yon Socks are an easy knit, even if you’ve never added beads to your knitting before. I include a video tutorial to make it easy. If you aren’t in the mood … More “Hither & Yon Socks”

Minnesota Moonlight with Sweet Tomato Heels

Minnesota Moonlight with Sweet Tomato Heels

These practical, playful socks are the third design in my eBook, Cat’s Sweet Tomato Heel SocksTo purchase the entire eBook for $20 (read below for more information), click here. Or, if More “Minnesota Moonlight with Sweet Tomato Heels”

Sweet Coriolis Socks

Sweet Coriolis Socks


This design is a fresh new take on my Coriolis architecture, which first appeared in my book, New Pathways for Sock Knitters. The pattern offers a menu of choices for the leg: a diagonal … More “Sweet Coriolis Socks”

Zebra Socks with Sweet Tomato Heels

Zebra Socks with Sweet Tomato Heels

Zebra socks for babies through large adults lead off my new eBook, Cat’s Sweet Tomato Heel Socks. To purchase the entire eBook for $20 (read below for more information), click here. Or, if … More “Zebra Socks with Sweet Tomato Heels”

Moebius

Anemone Hats

Anemone Hats

 

I have worn my own collection of these anemone hats for years and have grown used to being greeted by curious, suddenly cheerful strangers every time I wear one. The anemone hat has … More “Anemone Hats”

Lacey Moebius Cowl - a free pattern

Lacey Moebius Cowl – a free pattern

If I had one word for the true Moebius, it would be grace.

My introductory video on the Moebius Cast-On (the MCO) will get started, for Moebius knitting is unlike anything else you … More “Lacey Moebius Cowl – a free pattern”

Craftsy Moebius Class

Craftsy Moebius Class

For a dozen years I have loved helping knitters cross the Moebius threshold. Now I can take you so much farther with the eight projects in this interactive class, where you can type your … More “Craftsy Moebius Class”

Moebius Swan Tea Cozy - a free pattern

Moebius Swan Tea Cozy – a free pattern

Please watch my video on the Moebius to learn how to get started with this kind of knitting which is unlike anything else you may have ever done. Once you learn the cast-on and … More “Moebius Swan Tea Cozy – a free pattern”

Hats

Anemone Hats

Anemone Hats

 

I have worn my own collection of these anemone hats for years and have grown used to being greeted by curious, suddenly cheerful strangers every time I wear one. The anemone hat has … More “Anemone Hats”

Warm all Winter

Warm all Winter

To purchase this pattern for $6.00, click here. You will have the choice of paying with a credit card or with a Paypal account.

When I agreed to teach at the Vogue Knitting More “Warm all Winter”

Children

Anemone Hats

Anemone Hats

 

I have worn my own collection of these anemone hats for years and have grown used to being greeted by curious, suddenly cheerful strangers every time I wear one. The anemone hat has … More “Anemone Hats”

Baby Life Ring Socks - a free pattern

Baby Life Ring Socks – a free pattern

I designed these little socks over a decade ago, and they have been knit by many a knitter and stayed on many a baby’s feet.  The little “life-rings” around the leg ensure that they … More “Baby Life Ring Socks – a free pattern”

Knitting in Schools – a curriculum guide

This is not a pattern for a knit design, but rather a design for teaching youngsters to knit! I introduced knitting, spinning, and weaving into my seventh grade Humanities classrooms a decade ago, it … More “Knitting in Schools – a curriculum guide”

Comfort

Lacey Moebius Cowl - a free pattern

Lacey Moebius Cowl – a free pattern

If I had one word for the true Moebius, it would be grace.

My introductory video on the Moebius Cast-On (the MCO) will get started, for Moebius knitting is unlike anything else you … More “Lacey Moebius Cowl – a free pattern”

Dardanelles

Dardanelles

All my life I have loved the beautiful word, Dardanelles, which is the name of the waterway that connects the Aegean Sea to the Sea of Marmara. I have finally found something that deserves … More “Dardanelles”

Guadalupe Mitts ~ ~ an intentionally transformative design

Guadalupe Mitts ~ ~ an intentionally transformative design

To purchase this pattern for $5.00. click here: Buy Guadalupe Mitts

Worked flat in garter stitch, these mitts are a peaceful and rhythmic knit, easily fit to your hand.

 

 

 

 

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Island Embrace Blanket - a free pattern

Island Embrace Blanket – a free pattern

This beautiful blanket was knitted to comfort a much loved member of the knitting community on an island in the Salish Sea, where the waters of Canadian and American islands mingle. The blanket was … More “Island Embrace Blanket – a free pattern”

LaCapa and DeColores

LaCapa and DeColores

La Capa and DeColores, a cape and pair of half-sleeves, may be worn alone or together. The knitting is simple and serene, and the yarn is sensuous.

Purchase the pattern for $7.00.

The yarn, More “LaCapa and DeColores”

Moebius Swan Tea Cozy - a free pattern

Moebius Swan Tea Cozy – a free pattern

Please watch my video on the Moebius to learn how to get started with this kind of knitting which is unlike anything else you may have ever done. Once you learn the cast-on and … More “Moebius Swan Tea Cozy – a free pattern”

Mountain Mitts - with or without thumbs

Mountain Mitts – with or without thumbs

To purchase pattern for $5.00, click HERE.

Includes 2 versions—with or without thumbs, and fully illustrated instructions for Judy’s Magic Cast-On (JMCO) along with a link to my video tutorial.

Similar to … More “Mountain Mitts – with or without thumbs”

Seven Super Skills Cowl: First in the Cat Bordhi Workshop   Pattern Series

Seven Super Skills Cowl: First in the Cat Bordhi Workshop Pattern Series

 

Introducing my new Cat Bordhi Workshop Pattern Series:
Each pattern will teach a collection of “knitter’s jewels.” These are techniques you will treasure and use again and again. Buy the pattern for $12 hereMore “Seven Super Skills Cowl: First in the Cat Bordhi Workshop Pattern Series”

Warm all Winter

Warm all Winter

To purchase this pattern for $6.00, click here. You will have the choice of paying with a credit card or with a Paypal account.

When I agreed to teach at the Vogue Knitting More “Warm all Winter”