Modification Monday

  • Modification Monday: Beekman Tavern

    Original Pattern: Beekman Tavern Knitter Extraordinaire: Susan (Ravelry ID, blog) Mods: Revamped the neckline, raised the back with short rows, and created a funnel neck. Details can be found on her project page, here. What Makes This Awesome: The neckline of a sweater has a massive impact on it’s wear-ability- if you don’t feel comfortable

  • Modification Monday: Orange Tabby

    Original Pattern: Peter Rabbit  Knitter Extraordinaire: Maureen (Ravelry ID) Mods: Changed the rabbit pattern into a cat by changing the head piece to be wider in the middle, adding ears and a tail, and changed the gauge from DK to Aran. More details and adorable photos can be found on her project page, here. What

  • Modification Monday: Modified Ashby

    Original Pattern: Ashby  Knitter Extraordinaire: Andee (Ravelry ID, blog) Mods:  Modified the original shawl pattern to be an open front vest, with pockets.  Project page with additional information can be found here.  What Makes This Awesome: Andee has previously made the lovely Ashby shawl, and wanted to knit it again- and I love how she

  • Modification Monday: Sally Donovan Pupster

    Original Pattern: Pupster Knitter Extraordinaire: Kat (Ravelry ID, Tumblr) – and if you at all like BBC Sherlock or The Hobbit, then I really insist you check out her Tumblr, it’s amazing. Mods: Changed the colouring of the dog pattern and the ear shape to make a customized Bernese mountain dog variation. For more details,

  • Modification Monday: Merry Stella

    And the winner of the copy of Arm and Finger Knitting: 35 no-needle knits for the home and to wear is… Cassandra! Congratulations, Cassandra! Original Patterns: R&R Hoodie and Talia  Knitter Extraordinaire: Laura (Ravelry ID) You might remember her previous amazing Mod Monday here, which then inspired this grown up version, here! Mods: Changed the gauge from

  • Modification Monday: Galaxy Cat Sweater

    Original Pattern: Galaxy Cowl  Knitter Extraordinaire: Natasha (Ravelry ID) Mods: Knit mostly flat, and customized shaping to fit her cat.  Project page with great details can be found here. What Makes This Awesome: This is the very first cat sweater ever featured on Mod Monday, and I’m a little excited. Natasha modified the original cowl pattern

  • Modification Monday: FIlijokus Test

    Original Pattern: Filijokus  Knitter Extraordinaire: Chantal (Ravelry ID) Mods: colour blocked  the body of the sweater, customized the shaping and sizing, changed the neckline neckline, added stripes in the collar, hem, and cuffs. More details on her modifications can be found on her project page can be found here. What Makes This Awesome: I love the stripes