Welcome! WELCOME TO MAGDA MAKES Knitting patterns and information to expand your wardrobe, your skills and your confidence! Patterns Plumed Cowl ... Kitties on My Lap Blanket ... Grasker Hat ... Adventus Scarf and Wrap ... Dancing Circles Reversible Scarf ... Tutorials How to Do a Centred Double Decrease on the Purl Side: 4 Variations Learn to do the centred double decrease on the purl side row with 4 variations! This entry was posted in Become a Better Knitter, Improve Your Knitting Skills, Knitting Theory, Scarves, Shawls, Specific Techniques, Tutorials, and tagged Christmas, knit, lace, two-sided lace. Beautiful Beginnings! An Easy, Super-Stretchy Cast On ... 2 Color i-Cord Bind Off ... Double knitting on a two strand background ... Joining As You Go Using a Waste Yarn ... Blog The Amazing Super Heroes of Great Knitting Patterns! See who the superheroes of the knit designer and of you. Faster than a slowish knitter. More powerful that typos and errors. Able to ensure accuracy in a single bound. Look! In the knitting chair! It’s a knitter! It’s a hero! It’s . . . read on to find out. This entry was posted in Cowls, Lace, and tagged design, knit, knit pattern. Stop Doing List for Knitters: 9 ways to enjoy your knitting more! ... This is Not a Shetland Shawl This shawl is not a Shetland shawl. This shawl does not use any mosaic knitting in it I know, I know. Why the heck did I call it Shetland Mosaic . . . This entry was posted in Kitting General, Knitting, Lace, Shawl, Yarn. The Perfect Yarn for This Gorgeous Lace Shawl Your gaze sweeps the stark landscape of the Shetland Islands. Beautiful, small Shetland sheep dot the fields, grazing. Being a knitter, instead of sheep, your eyes see potential shawls. This entry was posted in General, Knitting, Lace, Pattern, Shawl. Shetland Knitting: Delicate Lace in a Rugged Landscape Imagine pulling a whole shawl through an average woman’s wedding ring. Imagine intricate lace unfurling as the shawl is released from the constriction of the ring. This entry was posted in General, Kitting General, Lace, Shawls.