Modification Monday

  • Modification Monday: Ingrid Director’s Cut

    Original Pattern: Ingrid Pullover Knitter Extraordinaire: figolilo (Ravelry ID) Mods: Figolilo added the colourwork from the hem to the cuffs of the sleeves, as well as steeked the entire pullover to make it into a cardigan! Added a button band too, of course. Details and lots of photos can be found on her project page,

  • Modification Monday: Camaro

    Original Pattern: Camaro Knitter Extraordinaire: Mary Claire (Ravelry ID) Mods: Camaro is originally a DK weight pullover, but Mary Claire revamped the pattern to be a fingering weight cardigan with pockets. Great details and more photos can be found on her project page, here. What Makes This Awesome:  Mary Claire knit this in the round

  • Modification Monday: White Ajah Shawl

    Original Pattern: Morvarch  Knitter Extraordinaire: Robyn (Ravelry ID) Mods:  Inspired by shawls worn in the fantasy series Wheel of Time, Robyn modified the rectangular laceweight Morvarch shawl into a DK weight triangular shawl with fringe, incorporating elements that are described in the book series. Details can be found on her project page, here. What Makes

  • Modification Monday: Antlers Fingerless Mitts

    Original Patterns: Maine Morning Mitts and Antler Hat Knitter Extraordinaire: Patti (Ravelry ID) Mods: Using the Antler hat pattern and the Maine Morning mitts as her guide, Pattie created these Antler Fingerless mitts. details can be found on her project page, here. What Makes This Awesome: Ah, the antler cable. It looks good on everything, don’t

  • Modification Monday: Dog Sweater

    Original Patterns: Honeypie hat and Maine Morning Mitts Knitter Extraordinaire: Parkdale (Ravelry ID) Mods: Incredibly Parkdale didn’t use a dog sweater as the base for this – she used the child sized hat brim for the dog sweater neckline, and the thumb gusset increases form the Maine Morning Mittens as the method for the chest

  • Modification Monday: Jasmine Hat

    Original Pattern: Jasmine Scarf Knitters Extraordinaire: Alice (Ravelry ID, website) Mods: Using the stitch pattern from the popular scarf pattern, Alice incorporated it into a hat design instead. Full details – including a chart on how she did the crown decreases-  can be found on her project page, here. What Makes This Awesome: When you

  • Modification Monday: Copse Reimagined

    Original Pattern: Copse Knitter Extraordinaire: Matthew (Ravelry ID) Mods: Instead of the cabled rectangular wrap, Matthew used the cable design and Incorporated them fully into a sweater of his own design (no, there’s no pattern! I know, it’s amazing and I want one too). Also, to get gauge he held 3 strands of fingering weight