Knitting Posts

Little Christmas Socks

This sock is knitted circularly in two colors from the ribbing to the toe. To create a Christmas tree ornament, use green and red yarn.  The gauge is 12 sts/inch but you can use heavier yarn and larger needles for a larger sock. Level: Intermediate. Materials Yarn: Approximately 25 yards each of Fingering Yarn in […]


Gansey Fingerless Mitts

Gansey Fingerless Mitts

Ganseys are the traditional British fisherman’s sweater from the 1800s. Some of the techniques used in making a gansey sweater will be learned by knitting this fingerless mitt. The Channel Island Cast-on and garter stitch split welts which are optionally overlapped make up the gauntlet. Small cables and traditional knit/purl motifs are worked in the […]