margknittinaround

Margaret Nock, Easton
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craft interests: crochet, fashion, gifts, jewelry making, knitting

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Member Since: 05/09/2008

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Autumn Harmony, Versatile Knit Cowl

Today is the start of a new month, the anticipation of cool Autumn breezes and the delish desire for all things orange, ciderish, and festive.  Here's a free knit pattern for you, from...

Herbal Knit Pouch-along

Herbal Pouch-along  Free September Pattern from Knit1fortheroad.com Autumn can bring on those pesky allergies. Knit up this quick and easy Pouch-along to take with you wherever you go...

Luscious Lime Placemats

Free Pattern from my website and blog Knit1fortheroad.com  Luscious Lime Placemats will spruce up any table.  Enjoy the warm sunshine, long days, and great food of summer.Let the sun shine...

Rita the Ribbonista

Ribbons have made it back to the runway recently, and what better way to perk up your summer hairdo than to knit this simple garter stitch lace ribbon. Rated Easy Read the blog post...

Valentine's Day Pillow

February's Free Pattern from my website, knit1fortheroad.com and blog.    

Heart Scarves Project

Finished scarf for Heart Scarves made with Red Heart's Knit Kit. Part of the Women Heart project to support women with heart disease.  There is also a crochet...

Bulky Cowl - January Free Pattern

Cowlie Conditions Ahead! is this months free pattern on my blog Knit1fortheroad and on Knit1fortheroad.com A great stash buster and quick project, perfect for a wintery day.  Curl up with your...

Hipster Holiday Ornaments!

Made with Vegas Yarn from the VickieHowellCollection at SWTC,Incor LYShttp://www.soysilk.com/yarn-pages/vegas.html" View Blog regarding these...

Modified Earflap Hat

This is a modified version of the LionBrandYarn.com free pattern KnitRibbedEarflapHat. I have made the original, as well, and it is a quick and easy project - perfect for the...

Crochet Slouch Hat

This is a wonderful sloch hat to crochet.  The pattern entitled Bobble Beauty is from PatternsByDot and is free.  Be sure to read Dot's terms of use.  These hats are wonderful...

Monsters Need Love Too!

This little guy was made for Ravelry Group Charity Project Kntters for Obama.  It is a modified version of the free pattern, Crochet Square Monster. This is a modified version of a LionBrand...

Delicate Desire Fingerless Gloves

This project was inspired by the character Bella Swan of the TwilightSaga:New Moon.  Knitted on US size 8 straight needles with Wool-Ease Worsted.  Rated Easy Intermediate or Advanced...

Fall Scarf

Due to popular request...This scarf is the companion piece for the Wowza Wrist Warmers from Knit 1 for the Road.  It's made with Wool Ease worsted weight on US size needles 8.  Soft, warm...

Lollipop Leg Woolies from VickieHowell.com

I had fun making these adorable leg warmers for a friend's baby.  The size is for 0-6 months, but there is additional info for larger sizes in this free pattern from vickiehowell.com

STEERLER NATION CROCHETED BABY CAP

Now that I live in STEELER NATION, I thought I'd show a little solidarity.  I improvised this crochet baby cap using some scrap worsted weight black yarn (pulled from the pile-no idea what it...

Crochet Slippers for Stitches for Africa (Ravelry.com)

Crochet Slippers for a child made for Stitches for Africa, a Ravelry group.  The pattern is a free download from Coats & Clark.  The name of the pattern is CD 205-05 Child...

KNIT/CROCHET FROM THE HEART

PIC 1 -JOIN IN FOR SOME CHARITY KNITTING THIS MONTH.  KNIT OR CROCHET A SCARF FOR SCARVES FROM THE HEART.  (ALSO ON RAVELRY.COM GROUP SECTION)SEE SEPT 15TH BLOG FOR THE SCOOP...

THE WHOLE KIT AND KABOODLE - GIVE A KNITTY WHAT THEY WANT KIT!!!!

The Whole Kit and Kaboodle Kits are here from Knit 1 for the Road.  You can find this wickedly knitty kit for yourself or the knitter in your life only on margknittinaround on Etsy...

POOLSIDE PATTERNS

GO POOLSIDE WITH THE VENTURA TOTE.  THIS WILL BE YOUR GO TO BAG OF THE SEASON.  ROOMY, DURABLE, AND FUN!  MAKES A WICKEDLY KNITTY MARKET BAG! THIS PATTERN INCLUDES CLEAR INSTRUCTIONS...

COTTON CHEMO CAP PARADE

100% WORSTED WEIGHT COTTON PEACHES N CREAM VARIGATED AND SOLIDS DOUBLE CROCHET MADE WITH GOOD VIBES DURING OUTDOOR CONCERTS IN THE PARK, BASEBALL GAMES, AND ON THE ROAD!

KNIT OR CROCHET THIS BABYLICIOUS HOODED BLANKET FROM LION BRAND

This cute hooded baby blanket can be easily knitted or crocheted in no time.  Knit and Crochet versions are included with the yarn which is very soft and workable.   Found at...

CAPPIE DELIGHT!

A few baby and toddler hats made for Afghans for Afghans and a local church.  Cap patterns were from a couple of websites for charity knitting, including Afghans for Afghans.

KNOTS OF LOVE CHEMO CAPS

A few of the caps sent over to Knots of Love, and Knit One in Pittsburgh.  Visit knots-of-love.org or knitone.biz to join in.  The more, the merrier.

KNIT/CRO-SHARE-GO! SCARVES FROM THE HEART MADE THIS WEEK

WHAT'S BEEN ON MY HOOK ... A few items for one of my favorite charities, Scarves from the Heart.  The stitches were double and single crochet-simple, fast, and a beginners...


recent comments

Re: How to Use a Loop Turner

Thanks for the tutorial, Mary. I normally knit and crochet but am always interested in improving my sewing skills and learning how to use fabric in different ways. This info has inspired me. Margaret

Re: Delicate Desire Fingerless Gloves

Thank you for stopping by PaintingIsMyPassion and Chompigator. So glad you like the gloves :) Happy Crafting!
Margaret

Re: Calm Mobius Scarf

Lovely color and pattern. :) Marg

Re: The CraftStylish Caption Contest: Knitwear Comes Back to Haunt Us

The Knitty McWicked Family, of Knitalong, PA wins pie contest!!!

Re: Big Needles + Big Yarn = Fast Projects

Thanks so much for posting - i luv the big needle projects and am always on a quest to find fun patterns to make. :) Marg

Re: Crocheted Afghan - Denim Blue with White Bow Overlay

Very striking! I love the design - it is definitely an heirloom piece. :) Marg

Re: Heron Moon Designworks

WOW! Fantastic pieces. Great sense of style and color. Marg :)

Re: Follow Us on Twitter!

HOORAY! I will follow along :) Marg aka(knit1fortheroad)

Re: KNOTS OF LOVE CHEMO CAPS

thanks so much for your comment :) it's fun! see you on CraftStylish - marg

Re: Farm to Yarn—Watching Wool Come to Market

Thanks for taking us to the wonderful land of North Carolina! There is so much there for knitters and crafters of all kinds. I will definitely check out the links you posted. :) Marg

Re: A Knit-Happy Drummer and Other Wonders of Maker Faire

I luv this video - a knitter and a drummer! woohoo real men knit ;) marg

Re: Knitting Needles: Tools of the Trade

I love all of your suggested knitting needles! Thanks for posting such variety of style & price. Recently, I discovered Signature Needle Arts stiletto needles at the Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival. I find them to be dreamy to knit with ;) Marg