Modification Monday

  • 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

  • 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