Vogue Knitting Live

This weekend is the Vogue Knitting Live event in Los Angeles. I have two new patterns which will be for sale in kit form at the Knit Culture booth. I’m going to be hanging out, wandering around on Saturday, ~excited to see my friend~ Mary Jane Mucklestone, and hope to see lots of knitters!!!
Sunday at [...]

New Shawl pattern, Courting Sophia at Twist Collective

The new Twist Collective came out last week, and it’s filled with beautiful knitting patterns. I’m so, so, so, pleased to be a part of it. My shawl pattern Courting Sophia is one of a few gorgeous lace shawl and scarf patterns. It’s great to have a nice variety of lace patterns to choose from. [...]

New Scarf Pattern for Classic Elite

photo copyright © Classic Elite Yarns,
Classic Elite #9112, Silky Alpaca Lace Scarf
I’m crazy about the great styling and the glamorous model!
Featured in Classic Elite Yarns booklet, Gallery
Ravel it for all the pertinent information: ravelry link.
12″ wide by 74″ long….
US 4 knitting needle
2 skeins of yarn…the wonderful Silky Alpaca Lace. It’s super soft, light and easy…
Hey, [...]

red scarf

I first heard about the Red Scarf project while reading She Shoots Sheep Shots. After reading Gale’s Sept. 21 post, I started my scarf and enlisted my mom to knit one too. My mom worked with a wool/acrylic yarn in garter stitch on US size 11 needles. My scarf is wool and worked in a [...]

It’s In The Bag blog tour- day 2

Welcome to day two of the It’s in the Bag blog tour. The full tour schedule is here at Kara Gott Warner’s blog She Knits in The Loop.
It’s in the Bag, edited by Kara Gott Warner, is packed with patterns! It really has something for everyone. A few designs caught my eye, but the Andrea [...]

gossamer stars

When the Gossamer Stars pattern became available at the Interweave Store, I decided to knit a sample, or rather, one for myself (!) in lace weight yarn.
Knit Picks Alpaca Cloud, in the Cha Cha color speaks of summer to me, it’s light, affordable – and REALLY cheerful -, and who doesn’t want to feel happy [...]


Saturday, June 27, I will be teaching a three hour workshop at Compatto Yarn Salon! We’ll be working on the Pom Pom Awning (or shawl or table runner) from Greetings from Knit Cafe.
To read the class description on Compatto’s calender, scroll down to June 27 and click on Kat Coyle.

Indigo Ripples Skirt Errata

Hello Friends,Here is a correction for the Indigo Ripples Skirt pattern from Interweave Knits Spring 2007.
Lace Section on page 72:Rnd 11, 13, 15, 17, 19: * Yo, k3tog, k3, yo, k1, yo, k4, sl1 – k2tog – psso, yo, k1; repeat from *.


Sometimes I daydream about what I want to make for a long time. Even if it isn’t a difficult project if I really want it the daydream may last for years. This was the case with these simple black and white knee socks. I guess I’m still playing dress up and these perform well with [...]

happy stripe knee socks

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happy stripe socks, originally uploaded by katcoyle.
Finished this afternoon. It is way too hot for socks, so these will be put away for awhile. The main yarn is Lana Grossa Meilenweit Multiringel [...]

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