Our new Lived in Layers Loobook is your fall essentials guide for knit and crochet! Here are 10 must-make items for this season:
The Super Scarf
There’s no denying that the Super Scarf is the hottest accessory trend of Fall 2016, and we are totally on board with 13 incredible knit and crochet Super Scarf patterns in a dedicated lookbook. With a range of styles and difficulty levels, there really is a scarf in there for everyone.
The Honeycomb Twist Knit Super Scarf is a classic and elegant cabled scarf, super sized! With this much length, feel free to wrap it and tie it to your hearts content, all while playing with the fun fringe all along each end. Watch our tutorial video for some amazing ways to wear and tie this fun Super Scarf, knit in Patons Classic Wool Roving.
This pattern, the Super Granny Crochet Super Scarf, is a modern granny stitch that packs a lot of punch! With a perfectly planned color gradient in an easy pattern, you can stitch this up fast and easy. Feel free to play around with the Caron Simply Soft colors and customized your scarf! For a few ideas and a little inspiration, take a look at our post about choosing the right personalized colors for your Super Granny Super Scarf.
This Rib Check Knit Super Scarf, knit in Bernat Wool-Up Bulky, is as easy as it is beautiful. Featuring subtle texture perfect for beginner to intermediate experience, this is a great place to start on your Super Scarf adventure. Feel free to customize the length to shorter or longer, it’s all up to you!
Say Hello to the Crossing Paths Super Scarf, crocheted in Bernat Softee Chunky! This fringed scarf is a blast to crochet, and you get a stunning end product that you can be proud of! (Take a look at the video tutorial by The Crochet Crowd for step-by-step instructions and moral support).
Isn’t the poncho a perfect way to layer on those in-between days where it’s too hot for a coat and too cold for a sweater? Time to think about stitching up one of these easy-to-follow knit and crochet patterns tow ear when the temperature drops!
The Plaid Blanket Crochet Poncho, stitched in Patons Shetland Chunky, is a thick and cozy open-front poncho, with a cheeky fringe that swings as you walk. Dressed up or dressed down, this is a great way to add an extra woolly layer to any outfit. The color choice of neutrals and tweeds give the plaid a versatile edge, and can be worn with every color!
The Reversible Rib Knit Poncho is stitched in Patons Classic Wool Worsted and features both horizontal and vertical ribbing. You can wear it backwards or forwards for a little variety! This classic, swingy poncho is reminiscent of the 70’s hippie style wave, but can be worn with any outfit. Have fun knitting this elegant yet playful Reversible Rib Poncho and stay warm all autumn long.
Hats are a fast and easy project that is perfect for keeping to yourself or gifting to friends and loved ones. The large variety of gauges and stitches make each project unique, so choose wisely and let’s get going!
This Garter Knit Hat, made in Bernat Mega Bulky, is incredibly warm and thick. Topped with a Bernat Faux Fur PomPom, this hat is right on trend. Whip a few up in different colors and you’ll look cool AND be warm, all season long.
Our Everyday Crochet Hat, made in Patons Classic Wool DK Superwash, is the epitome of a slouchy and comfortable beanie. With thick ribbing along the brim and an easy single crochet repeat, you’ll want to make this sweet hat in every shade!
Cardigans are no longer an office staple! It’s time to spice up an old faithful by trying these jazzy patterns, featuring surprising lengths and angles.
The Long Weekend Cardigan, knit in Patons Classic Wool Worsted, is an extra long and extra warm sweater (with pockets!). With full length sleeves and a plush, bouncy stitch, this is the perfect work-to-weekend staple.
This shawl-collared Origami Crochet Cardigan is the perfect balance of classic and modern. Stitched in Bernat Roving, the lofty yarn gives the cardigan a thick, plush stitch definition that works up fast. A cross between a wrap, and shawl and a cardigan, this piece is so comfortable you’ll never want to take it off!