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O R I G I N A L   D E S I G N S   F O R   H A N D   K N I T T I NG
Our patterns are designed with a knitter's creativity in mind. Clear instructions, unique techniques, and the ability to use your favorite yarns at the given gauge make our patterns stand out from the others. All of our patterns are test knit by experts before they are published. This means no confusion, no mistakes, and great results!

G R O O V E ... B A B Y !!!
          
A very special sweater and cap for a very special cause. This is the first design of many to come from which profits go to benefit a specific foundation or charity. "Groove.... Baby!!!" is a pullover and cap set for infants aged 6 months to 2 years. It's whimsical stripe and checker pattern look wonderful no matter what colors you choose! Made from light worsted weight yarn in 8colors of your choice!
  Profits from the sale of this pattern will be donated to the Wide Angle Vision Foundation ( WAVF)
WAVF is the not for profit organization formed by alumni of the first Victor Wooten Bass Nature Camp. Its intent is to provide a mechanism in which all alumni can participate, and thus share the camp experience.
Profits from the sale of this pattern will go directly to Bass/Nature Camp to provide full and partial tuitions for new campers. Tuition awards have thus far been granted to campers from places such as Sweden, Italy, Holland, France, Norway and Brazil, and various locations in the USA. It is truly a global experience. You may see more information by visiting www.wavf.org, by visiting www.victorwooten.com, or by emailing pattern designer Kateri van Huystee at Giftedhandsknits@hotmail.com

C R U S H
a duo to fall in love with
Once again, a fool proof way to use lots of color! Our simple color choosing advice and your innate sense of what you love work together to mingle 7 colors of worsted weight into the most lovable Hat and Scarf set you ever laid eyes on. Simple embroidery makes it special. Suitable for a beginner knitter. For ladies ages 7 and up.

T H E   P A T R I O T I C   C A P
A star spangled cap with an explosion of fireworks at the crown to warm patriotic heads from child to adult! Uses worsted weight yarns and circular and double pointed needles.  Skill Level: Intermediate with Fair Isle experience.

T H E   C H E C K E R B O A R D   V E S T
Checker board textured vest for sizes infant through 4T. Designed to knit in one piece with absolutely no seams! Sizes small and medium are made with a worsted weight yarn, sizes large and extra large are made with a chunky weight yarn.
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner.

T H E   C A R O U S E L   C A P
A great way to use up colorful scrap yarns! Unique top down construction using mitered squares, this cap is fun and interesting to knit every step of the way. Uses worsted weight variegated yarn and coordinating solids. Explore your creativity with color! Sized for small children through adults.  Skill Level: Intermediate.

S O P H I E ' S   C A P
Lovely little cap for girls, sizes infant through youth. This cap was designed and knit by my ten year old daughter to welcome a dear friend's new baby. It was such a hit that I made a larger version and wrote the pattern up. Made with worsted weight yarn and embellished with simple embroidered flowers. Knit on circular and double pointed needles.  Skill Level: Beginner with double pointed needle experience.


T H E   J U L I E T   C A P
Romantic cap for women and girls features a slip stitch quilting technique. Uses worsted weight yarn with circular and double pointed needles.
Skill Level: Intermediate.

F I E L D S   O F   G O L D   W R A P
A rustic wrap made with a simple yarn over pattern, reminiscent of sheaths of barley. Wonderful made with a homespun type wool in heathery golden tones. Skill Level: Advanced Beginner with yarn over experience.

T H E   S T O R Y B O O K   H A T
Inspired by a wonderful illustration in an old storybook, this enchanting little hat with optional earflaps is sized for ages infant through youth. Made with worsted weight yarn and circular and double pointed needles.  Skill Level: Advanced Beginner with basic embroidery skills.

T H E   P O M  P O M   H A T
There is something magical about the way this hat fits little heads! Reminiscent of a wee dr. seuss character perhaps? The hats couldn't be simpler to make using worsted weight yarn in two shades of your choice.Choose from two different styles, round or square. Or make both and make them in multiples!

T H E   C O U N T R Y   C O A T   
A warm little jacket for wee bodies aged infant thru 6. The rich texture of irish moss stitch and the off center button placement make this sweater stand out. Easy knitting and little details that make finishing a breeze. Quick to knit in bulky weight yarn!  
  

P E A C E    &   H A P P I N E S S   M I T T E N S
A pattern to knit for all ages, these randomly striped mittens and hat will surely bring peace and happiness to all who wear, or knit them! A great way to use up scraps, we made ours with leftovers of Peace Fleece wools! Skill level: Advanced Beginner with circular needle and double pointed needle experience.

P E A C E   &   H A P P I N E S S   H A T
The perfect hat to happily use up your scraps! In sizes infant through adult, and written for two gauges! Let your creativity soar with this wonderful canvas! Also quite nice in a solid color with a single row of contrasting color at the cast on edge. Skill level: Beginner with double pointed needle experience.

R U S T I C   C A R D I G A N
Our simplest of cardigans made special by the beauty of handspun and hand dyed Manos Del Uruguay wool. Of course you can use any heavy worsted weight yarn, but there is nothing like a cardigan made from Manos! Top-down raglan construction with great edging details makes this an easy fitting, flattering sweater that you will want to pull on everyday! This sweater is knit back and forth on circular needles so there are absolutely no seams! A quick and fun project sized for women. Skill Level: Advanced Beginner.
 

P O L A R I S
A colorful, easy to make Fair Isle hat which uses one solid and one variegated worsted weight yarn. It is topped off by a five pointed star shaped decrease and colorful stripes. For sizes 12 months through adult. Skill Level: Intermediate with Fair Isle experience.
 

P A T C H W O R K
Have you ever knit a mitred square? Our pattern teaches the basic technique. Once you have made four squares and a garter stitch back panel you will have a gorgeous patchwork pillow! This is perfect for using up those scraps of expensive variegated and novelty yarns. The crazier the color combinations the better! Skill Level: Suitable for an advanced beginner. My 11 year old daughter made this one!        
  

Y A R N   S A M P L E R   A F G H A N
Did you ever go into a yarn store and find so many beautiful yarns that you couldn't make up your mind? For me, this is a frequent occurrence! This sampler afghan lets you choose a colourway and then go wild selecting many balls of yarn in all different weights! Instructions for 7 gauges let you mix and mingle many different weights and textures to create a one of a kind afghan! Finish your creation off with luxurious fringe made from all the different yarns you used! An affordable and fun way to try those fancy novelty yarns! Another plus: this afghan is suitable as even a first project for a beginner!

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