Knitted shawl patterns perfect for Spring

Knitted shawl patterns perfect for Spring

by Sarah Stanfield April 09, 2021

What's your favourite type of knitted shawl? They're the perfect knitted accessory for Spring. Whatever your best loved shawl type, we've got options for you!
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If you loved Mīlēt why not try...

If you loved Mīlēt why not try...

by Sarah Stanfield January 29, 2021

Have you knit the Mīlēt mittens and are now looking for inspiration for your next project? Or do you love colourwork and not sure what you make? We give some suggestions for patterns to try.
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Tombreck Hat, a free pattern

Tombreck Hat, a free pattern

by Sarah Stanfield December 24, 2020

Looking for a quick warm winter hat this year? Our free knitted hat pattern Tombreck is a little gift to you! It's perfectly simple, is an ideal project for new knitters and it looks amazing on everyone!
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Threipmuir - A Reworking For All Bodies

Threipmuir - A Reworking For All Bodies

by Sarah Stanfield November 05, 2020

The Threipmuir sweater is one of Ysolda's most iconic knitwear designs and we describe the changes we've made to make the pattern gender inclusive, with tips on how to choose the best option for you.
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How to buy an Ysolda pattern

How to buy an Ysolda pattern

by Sarah Stanfield October 28, 2020

If you're new to knitting or have never bought a digital pattern from us before, you'll be pleased to know the process is easy, and we've put together this handy guide to help.
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What you get with an Ysolda pattern

What you get with an Ysolda pattern

by Sarah Stanfield September 30, 2020

Have you wondered what information is included in an Ysolda knitting pattern? Read more here.
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Abbeyhill: Preview knitter round up - Part 1

Abbeyhill: Preview knitter round up - Part 1

by Sarah Stanfield September 10, 2020

A look at some of the Abbeyhill sweaters made by our wonderful preview knitters who chose to use Tukuwool Sock yarn. They've kindly shared their size choices to help others match sizing information with how the design looks on a real body.
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Wardie — open cardigan variation

Wardie — open cardigan variation

by Rebecca Redston May 01, 2020

I love my original Wardie, but wanted a slightly different style for this grey one to wear around the house with pjs or leggings. I stalled out on what to do with the buttonband as I knew I didn’t want it to have buttons. I’m not really a cardigan person and much prefer pullovers.
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Broughton mittens tutorial part 3

Broughton mittens tutorial part 3

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com April 13, 2020

How to pick up stitches and knit the linings in the Broughton mittens.
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Broughton mittens tutorial part 2

Broughton mittens tutorial part 2

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com April 07, 2020

A detailed step-by-step tutorial for finising the flip-top openings on the Broughton mittens pattern.
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Broughton mittens tutorial part 1

Broughton mittens tutorial part 1

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com April 02, 2020

This post covers all the techniques used for the Broughton mittens up to the tip: adding scrap yarn to hold stitches for the thumb and flip-top openings, and working the centred double decreases at the top.
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Colourwork Club: Broughton mittens

Colourwork Club: Broughton mittens

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com March 27, 2020

The final pattern in the Colourwork Club, the Broughton Mittens, is now available. I designed this pattern to be a small project that would stretch your colourwork skills and I hope you enjoy it. We’ll be sharing step-by-step tutorials on the blog over the next couple of weeks if you’re feeling a little intimidated by the directions. 
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