Mary Ann Stephens

traditional knitting with a colorful twist

Scroll down to see my whole selection of free, downloadable, personal-use knitting patterns. Many more of my patterns are available here.

“Mittens in a Blink”, a free knitting pattern for super-quick, super-cozy ladies’ mittens knit in super-bulky wool yarn.

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“Chrysanthemum Mittens”, a free knitting pattern for ladies’ traditional Norwegian mittens with non-traditional flair.

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The “Two Strands Christmas Ball”, a free Christmas ornament knitting pattern that uses worsted weight stash scraps.

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“Cherry Leaf Scarf”, a free knitting pattern for a simple, but elegant, lace scarf.

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“Twist and Sprout Hat”, a free knitting pattern for a simple lace hat in sizes for everyone with a rolled or ribbed brim, with or without a flower.

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“Star of Bethlehem Christmas Ball”, a free knitting pattern for your Christmas tree.

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“North Shore Hat, a free knitting pattern for a quick and cozy adult’s earflap hat with fun textured accents.

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Free knitting pattern for the classic “Sports Fan Hat”.

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“Monkster Gets Stranded”, a free knitting pattern for Fair Isle / stranded teddy bear sweaters.

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“The Woven Headband”, a nicely shaped headband for young and old. It only looks intricate - it's really easy!

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“Christmas Ball” collection - Holly Ball, one of three knitted Christmas ornaments included in this free knitting pattern pdf.

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“Christmas Balls” collection - Marius Ball, one of three knitted Christmas ornaments included in this knitting pattern pdf.

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“Christmas Balls” collection - Kilim Ball, one of three knitted Christmas ornaments included in this knitting pattern pdf.

“Christmas Balls” collection - Marius Ball, one of three knitted Christmas ornaments included in this knitting pattern pdf.