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I Knit Therefore I Am

I Knit Therefore I Am

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Everyday Linen Pullover - the purl bee Free pattern

Everyday Linen Raglan

the purl bee striped summer shirt knitting pattern.

Purl Bee Chevron Blanket

Two Purl Bee Classics, Now in Super Soft Merino

Lovely Ribbed Cowl - The Purl Bee/free pattern

Lovely Ribbed Cowl

Whether stolen, borrowed or inherited, sporting a garment that once belonged to someone special brings a certain comfort or strength to your day. Maybe it’s because of the smell or the attached sentimentality. Whatever the reason, it’s why kids love to sleep in their dad’s shirts; why women wear the same oversized man’s sweater day in and day out; and it’s why I cherish my grandmother’s old clothes. The Purl Soho Cardigan Coat + Vest was undeniably inspired by this phenomenon. If my grandmother had had this sweater, I would most definitely and most shamelessly have stolen it! This piece is meant to be worn a lot and by many, even by those who aren’t its original owner. Its timeless design makes it an insta-hand-me-down. This simple sweater is knit in Purl Soho’s new Worsted Twist, a yarn-lover’s merino,  classic and hearty, but with an elegant loft and touch. Designing this Coat, I channeled my admiration for Elizabeth Zimmermann to create a modular vibe and a thoughtful construction. I strategically combined stockinette and garter stitches to add a graphic and modern edge to a seemingly vintage cut.  You can pick up The Purl Soho Cardigan Coat + Vest Pattern right here! I hope you enjoy knitting this sweater as much as I did, daydreaming all the while of who will wear it after me. I have a feeling it won’t be in my grips for long! -Laura

Purl Soho Cardigan Coat + Vest


Sideways Garter Vest

ooh, free pattern from Monica Brown on Rivelry. Her url for this pattern is: m1designs.typepad...

Ravelry: Stripe Wrap Cardigan pattern by Monica Welle Brown

Knitting - Free Pattern: "Ladies Lace Pullover" - Level: intermediate.

1904 - Ladies Lace Dress pattern by Tanja Steinbach

Jess' Birthday Sweater FREE pattern: Go to for more than 1500 FREE patterns to KNIT

Ravelry: Jess' Birthday Sweater pattern by Emily Wright


Super-Easy Leg Warmers pattern by Joelle Hoverson

scarf - free pattern

knit scarf

Rick Rack Scarf

Chevron scarf

Resistance was futile : Trailing yarn

This full length coat-style cardigan with ribbed sleeves was designed by Erika K - Free Rowan Pattern

Doon | Knit Rowan

nice sweater - free pattern

Baggy wave-sweater - Pickles


Caora Sweater Pattern

free pattern

Ravelry: Milena pattern by Ewa Durasiewicz

Free pattern

Free Pattern: Big Cable Pullover

Big Cable Pullover pattern by Ram Wools Yarn Co-op

Diagonal Basketweave Knitting Pattern - How Did You Make This? | Luxe DIY

Knitting for Charity: 20 Hat Patterns |

Knitting - Grapevine Shawl - free pattern (click on link below picture - goes straight to pattern pdf)

Madelinetosh - CHGUISE

Ravelry: Vite Cowl pattern by Kristi Johnson

Outer coat - Pickles. Free pattern

Outer coat - Pickles

Yarn basket - free knitting pattern - Pickles

Yarn basket - free knitting pattern - Pickles