Modification Monday

  • 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

  • Modification Monday: Worth Two in the Bush Gloves

    Original Patterns: Endpaper Mitts, Bird and Vine Mitts Knitter Extraordinaire: Maria (Ravelry ID) Mods: Using two different fingerless mitt charts, Maria made these one-of-a-kid full gloves, with the bird and vine design on the palm of one glove only. Project page can be found here. What Makes This Awesome: I have never made full gloves before. but

  • Modification Monday: Fliptops 2

    Original Pattern: Nalu Mitts  Knitter Extraordinaire: Asa (Ravelry ID, blog) Mods: Added a flip top to the fingerless mitt pattern, and twisted ribbing to the palm and thumb gusset. More details can be found on her project page, here. What Makes This Awesome:  I don’t see too many fliptop conversions, and I’m a bit of

  • Modification Monday: Little Seeds Sweater

    Original Pattern: Flax  Knitter Extraordinaire: Eva (Ravelry ID) Mods: Using the original pattern as a size guide, Eva changed it from top-down to bottom-up, changed the gauge, and changed the bottom hem & sleeve cuff  to garter stitch and knit the rest of the sleeves in her stranded design. Project page with more details on her

  • Modification Monday: Fornicating Deer Vest

    Original Patterns: Basic Cardigan Vest for Men, and Fornicating Deer Chart  Knitter Extraordinaire: Katie (Ravelry ID, blog) Mods: Combined the simple sweater vest design with the charted mating deer (which is also originally based off the Baby Norgi sweater chart!) to create this custom sweater vest. Project page can be found here. What Makes This Awesome:

  • Modification Monday: Make a Decision

    Original Pattern: Dessine-Moi un Mouton  Knitter Extraordinaire: Sandra (Ravelry ID) Mods: Turned the lovely pullover into a beautiful cardigan, changed the gauge slightly, and took some amazingly detailed notes on how to turn this sweater into a cardi. Project page with all the info can be found here. What Makes This Awesome: I’ve always loved