Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Ladybug Pasties

Be as sweet and innocent as a ladybug with these pasties that will be sure to bring luck to anyone who wears them.

Size in inches (circle diameter, measure of entire nipple):
1.5 (2, 2.5, 3)

Yarn: Patons Brilliant (166 yds/152 meters in 50 grams) in 4942 Radiant Red
and 4940 Black Dazzle or other black scrap yarn that is the right gauge.

Needles: US Size 5 straight needles

Other notions: embroidery needle
and craft wire for antenna

Gauge: 24 sts in 4” in stockinette stitch

Buy the pattern on Ravelry or my Etsy Shop.

Tuesday, September 9, 2008

Basic Inside Out Pasties

Basic Inside Out Pasties
This pattern is easy to customize and most yarns can be used.

Yarn: Light fingering to worsted weight
Needles: a set of double pointed needles required for the yarn are
using. If you bind off tightly you may want a needle that is two sizes
larger than the one you are using nearby.

Gauge: Doesn’t really matter.

ktbl- knit stitch through the back loop. You will be doing this when you come to a yo stitch. This will twist it so that there is no (or little) hole.

You can purchase the pattern for $2 on Ravelry at or my Etsy Shop.