Mitered Projects to Knit and Crochet

We love miters! Mitered patterns are easier than they look: you just start with a few stitches and increase in the center, or start with more stitches and decrease in the center, until you have a square with an angle in the middle. Mitered patterns look especially great with shaded yarns, which add stripes without having more ends to weave in. Take a look at our free crochet and knit projects with mitered patterns! Continue reading “Mitered Projects to Knit and Crochet”

12 Ageless Crochet Designs

When we photograph the samples of our free pattern designs, we show them on women that are usually not too young and not too old. We’re hoping that you can visualize the design for yourself or for someone that will get it as a gift, no matter what the age. Sometimes the age of the model or a color can influence whether you see the piece on a teen, a millennial, a boomer or whatever generation. But wearables are often a reflection of personal style, not age. The way the item is accessorized and worn can greatly change the way it looks.

I have chosen 12 of our crochet designs with simple lines and ageless style. They can be worn easily by all ages, from teen to any decade of your life. This is just a sampling….I’m sure there are many more designs that go easily from generation to generation.

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Donna’s Dozen Fringe your Ends

Not that fringe has ever really gone out-of-style, but right now it is hot. I see it everywhere. Have you ever finished a project and thought that it needed a little something else? Try adding fringe next time. It will completely change the look of a boring scarf or shawl. Fringe can be added to scarves, ponchos, shawls, cowls and even afghans/throws.
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12 Ageless Knit Designs

When we photograph the samples of our free pattern designs, we show them on women that are usually not too young and not too old. We’re hoping that you can visualize the design for yourself or for someone that will get it as a gift, no matter what the age. Sometimes the age of the model or a color can influence whether you see the piece on a teen, a millennial, a boomer or whatever generation. But wearables are often a reflection of personal style, not age. The way the item is accessorized and worn can greatly change the way it looks.

I have chosen 12 of our knit designs with simple lines and ageless style. They can be worn easily by all ages, from teen to any decade of your life. This is just a sampling….I’m sure there are many more designs that go easily from generation to generation.

Continue reading “12 Ageless Knit Designs”