Free Pattern: Dita Bow Band

Dita bow band is cute and girly. It’s perfect to bring you joy and warmth for these autumn days that just keep getting colder. The band is knitted flat. Finish it by sewing the bow to it’s shape with a couple of stitches and it’s ready to wear. You need only one 50 gram hank …

Yarn of the Month: Nordic Yarn Eco Cashmere

The yarn of the month this time is one of my favourites: Nordic Yarn Eco Cashmere. Nordic Yarn is a Finnish family owned company that produces it’s yarns close to Firenze in the industrial area pf Prato, which is one of the biggest yarn producing areas in Europe. Ecologial and ethical Eco Cashmere is the …

Heart Cable Pullover Matilda Is a Love Confession to Florence

My latest knit design in Firenze Edition knitwear collection is Matilda pullover. Matilda pullover is a love confession to Florence: the lavender color gives honour to the signature color of Florence, violet, and it’s decorative heart cable pattern symbolise love. Matilda pullover is made od worsted weight alpaca/wool/nylon chain woven yarn. The material is soft …

See the First 3 Designs of Firenze Edition Knitwear Collection

The first pieces fo Firenze Edition knitwear collection have been published to the Knitter Babes membership page. This first part of Firenze Edition Knitwear Collection is named after the Medici family. But instead of bringing up the men, I’ve wanted to present you some of the women in the Medici family.  Medici knitwear outfit consists …

One Year Anniversary

Today marks one year of Knit with Heidi! I started my blog on this day, March 7th, 2020. This day is also my nonna’s birthday (she would be 106 years today), which is a funny coincidence since she is the one who taught me how to knit. And look where it brought me! One year …

NEW: DIY Knit Kits – Everything You Need to Knit

March brings a wonderful and much requested novelty to my blog: DIY Knit Kits! Knit Kits contain everything you need to create my designs into reality. I have designed the Knit Kits to help you in your knitting hobby. When you’re super excited to start a new project, you want to have everything you need …

Firenze Edition

Florence is no doubt one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It’s silhouette is dominated by a might Santa Maria dei Fiori cathedral with it’s remarkable dome, and it’s streets are full of picturesque cafeterias, luxurious boutiques and historical architecture everywhere you look.  Florence is also the center of knitwear fashion. Right next …

How to Long Tail Cast On

The first thing to do when you start your knitting project is to cast on the stitches. Long tail cast on is an easy and quick way to cast on beautiful stitches. On this video I will teach you how to cast on stitches using the same cast on method that my nonna Eila taught …

Bianca Gloves

Bianca gloves complete the cute look of Chiara hat. The gloves are made with the same beautiful pattern that’s been used in Chiara hat. They fit like a, well, glove, thanks to the well formed thumbs.  The back of the hands is decorated with pom palms, of course. As a bonus the pattern comes in …

Chiara Beanie

Cuteness overload! Chiara beanie is cute and adorable – but also warm and beautiful. As a cherry on the top it features a pompom. You can wear it in it’s full length so that it folds to the back of your head, or you can cuff the edge and wear it as a shorter version. …