Modification Monday

  • Modification Monday: Caramel Twin Set

    Original Patterns: Caramel  and Maja-Kiito Knitter Extraordinaire: Regina (Ravelry ID, blog) Mods: Changed the gauge to knit a summery, lightweight version in linen, and added a matching tank top to make a twin set. Project page can be found here. What Makes This Awesome:  Regina did something so very smart with this modification- she made a

  • Modification Monday: The Talented Mrs Fox

    Original Pattern:  Fox in the Snow Mittens  Knitter Extraordinaire: Nele (Ravelry ID) Mods:  Using the stranded fox design from the mittens, Nele incorporated it into a lightweight cardigan. Details can be found on her project page, here. What Makes This Awesome: This stunning sweater is exactly why I do Modification Monday posts: Nele saw this

  • Modification Monday: Norwegian Hat

    Original Pattern:Frosted Alpine Hat  Knitter Extraordinaire: Corinne (Ravelry ID) Mods: Changed up the colourwork to feature a snowflake fair isle design, and higher contrast edges and details. Plenty of great details can be found on her project page, here. What Makes This Awesome: This was a great way to approach a mod- Corinne had knit the original hat pattern

  • Modification Monday: Colorwork Wyeth

    Original Pattern: Wyeth Knitter Extraordinaire: Liz (Ravelry ID) Mods: Changed out the textured arrow design for colourwork instead, and only did 4 arrows, including changing some of the directions. Details can be found on her project page, here. What Makes This Awesome: You would never know this was Liz’s first sweater, would you? I wish

  • Modification Monday: Alice in Wonderland Dress

      Original Pattern: Alice in Wonderland Knitter Extraordinaire: Cathy (Ravelry ID) Mods: Raised the neckline, shortened the cabling section, and turned the top into a dress. Details can be found on her project page, here. What Makes This Awesome: You might remember seeing Cathy before, as she is no stranger to the modified pattern (check out

  • Modification Monday: Amortentia Cowl

    Original Pattern: Unleaving  Knitter Extraordinaire: Kessa (Ravelry ID,  blog)  Mods:  Changed the original scarf pattern to a cowl, and added the lace edging to both sides. More details can be found on her project page,  here.  What Makes This Awesome: I love how luxurious this looks when done up in a cowl with the lace on both sides- so

  • Modification Monday: Lacy Triangle Tam

    (eep, sorry for the time delay! It’s a long weekend here in Canada, I forgot it was Monday.) Original Pattern: Triangles Tam Knitter Extraordinaire: Valerie (Ravelry ID, blog)  Mods: Added an eyelet in the center of each triangle to give the pattern and airier, lacy look. details on her blog post, and her project page