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Springtime Knitting Spotlight

Knitting patterns for spring holidays and special occasions

Beaded Shamrock Friendship Bracelet Beaded Shamrock Friendship Bracelet
Pattern #S111. Celebrate luck and laughter in the Irish tradition by gifting Beaded Shamrock Bracelets to friends and family. The basic knit stitch and an easy beading technique make this quick and fun for anyone to make. More ...
Beaded Shamrocks Socks Beaded Shamrocks Socks
Pattern #S08. Celebrating St. Patrick's day and Springtime - shamrocks and the promise of faith. Legend has it that St. Patrick used the shamrock to communicate the doctrine of the Trinity. The three leaves combine to make a single plant, just as the Father, Son and Holy Ghost combine to make the holy Trinity. More ...
Buds in the Breeze Stole Buds in the Breeze Stole
Pattern #H77. This light-as-a-breeze stole features a field of flower-like medallions centered with nupp "buds". More ...
Fab Bead Egg Faberge-inspired beaded knit egg Fab Bead Egg
Pattern #H94. Fab Bead Eggs is a Faberge inspired knitting pattern for beaded 3-dimensional egg shape whimsies. More ...
Frolicking Shamrocks Socks Frolicking Shamrocks Socks
Pattern #S10. Beaded shamrocks dance about your legs in these green-on-green socks to celebrate good luck and laughter in the Irish tradition. More ...

Free bonus write-up for making Frolicking Shamrocks Wristlets (requires the Frolicking Shamrocks Socks pattern above to complete instructions)

Frolicking Shamrocks Wristlets
Knitted Bunny Knitted Bunny
Make a bunny out of a square piece of knitting. It's almost as clever as pulling a rabbit out of hat! Downloadable pattern valued at $5.00. A donation is appreciated. More ...
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Lace Cross

Lace Cross

Pattern #A98. This ornate cross would make a lovely and thoughtful Easter gift. The cross is knitted as a wide lace strip and then shaped using an interesting seamless construction. More ...

Mixed Jelly Beans Socks Mixed Jelly Beans Socks
Pattern #S07. Give your feet some sweet fun. Ribbed columns of mixed bead colors with coordinating multi-color feet. A hint of slipped stitches in the arch/instep area hugs foot for a comfortable fit. More ...
Mother & Child Socks Mother & Child Socks
Book #TSC05. For Mother's Day or in celebration of a new arrival. Every mother and baby deserves a gift knitted with love. Here's a set of pretty, matching socks to please. Mother & Child Socks pattern is included along with eleven other monthly-themed sock knitting designs in the pattern book The Sock Journal.
Pinwheel Flower Pinwheel Flower
Pattern #B9. Bring a little bit of knitting art into your kitchen, bath, or dining entertainment. Make this practical, small piece of flower-inspired "art" that you can use as a facecloth, tabletop coaster/doily, or stylish kitchen dishcloth. More ...
O'Socks O'Socks
Book #TSC05. In honor of ancient Celtic designs and just in time for St. Patrick's Day. O'Socks pattern is included along with eleven other monthly-themed sock knitting designs in the pattern book The Sock Journal.
Peek-a-Boo Flowery Lace Anklets Peek-a-Boo Flowery Lace Anklets
Pattern #A82. The colors of your favorite flower garden peek through the eyelets of turned-down cuffs knitted in lace flower motifs. More ...
Rainy Day Socks Rainy Day Socks
Pattern #T304. Socks in the perfect mood for rainy day knitting, with stitches reminiscent of falling raindrops. More ...
Vernal Equinox Vernal Equinox
Pattern #T303. Here's a classic, tailored, unisex sock using an easy slip-stitch design. We used spring colors for March and the sock is also handsome in other combinations. More ...

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