The Katy Cowl – An Easy Chunky Knit Pattern

I’m in love with chunky cowls. I hear people say they can’t pull it off, but they can.  A beautiful chunky knit looks great on everyone!  I wrote up this little pattern for the Katy Cowl for my brand new knitters at the CED Art Retreat in Lake Tahoe.  You should have seen the brilliant READ MORE

A Tweed Pouf Ottoman – an Easy Chunky Knit

Yippee! It’s time for another chunky knit.  When I started teaching knitting locally at Common Threads, I wanted to pick a project that would really catch the eye, but was easy enough for beginners. I thought a knitted pouf was perfect. I found a free pattern for a pouf on Pickles, a beautiful Norwegian yarn READ MORE

A Chunky Moebius Cowl – an easy chunky knit free pattern

So excited to share this free cowl pattern with you all.  Here it is on Ravelry, if you prefer. Let me tell you–it is cozy!  It’s made with super-bulky wool so it knits up in a flash! The fabric is a alternate rib pattern, which, I think, provides a rich texture. I made it with three READ MORE

6 Easy Chunky Knits

Hey all!  I hope you are doing well as we move towards this lucky leap year day. I, for one, am glad we have an extra day in Feburary. I need it! Don’t you? In addition to my regular work, I’ve been busy knitting away–both for a magazine feature, which I’ll be able to tell READ MORE