Wrapped in Wool: A Collection of Five Colowork Patterns

I’m excited to present the colorwork collection I put together this summer! As an obsessed knitter, I wanted to pay tribute to my love for all things wonderfully woolly, and when I began doodling up charts, I realized that I couldn’t decide if they should go on a sweater, or a hat, or a cowl. In the end, I decided to not decide, and this collection was born. It’s called Wrapped in Wool, and it’s a collection of knitting-inspired knits. Each project features stranded colorwork with yarn or knitting needle motifs.



There are five patterns in this little collection. One sweater, the Geraldine Pullover, two cowls, the Bernadine Cowl and the Delilah Cowl, a hat, the Ethel Beret, and a pair of fingerless mitts, the Aida Mitts. They’re all fun to knit, and with the exception of the Delilah Cowl which involves a little grafting, the patterns are all seamless. The Geraldine Pullover comes in sizes from XS-3X, and is worn with 0-3 inches of negative ease. The Aida Mitts also come in sizes ranging from S to L, and because they are fingerless, they should fit most hand sizes.



The whole collection is knit using sport weight yarn on 3.75mm/US 5 needles, so it’s easy to make everything match, and you can use the same skein of yarn to do the colorwork for more than just one pattern. There are seven colors in total used in this collection, and it’s a great opportunity to play around with different color palettes. Unsurprisingly, I went with a rather loud color palette, and I adore how bright and cheerful my projects turned out, particularly the Delilah Cowl.



There’s a lot to say about the individual patterns, so I’m going to break that up into a few different posts throughout this week. You can read more about the patterns on Ravelry, and you can buy the whole collection for $12. The patterns are also available individually and range in price from $5 to $6.50.





15 responses to “Wrapped in Wool: A Collection of Five Colowork Patterns”

  1. Totally FAB! ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. Constance

    Ohhhhhhh, Andi!!!!! I love! I know you said you will be giving this as a giveaway for the Hetty KAL but, I can’t wait. So, I’m going to go purchase mine now. The colors are pulling me in! Simply beautiful and stunning. You really keep me inspired with my knitting.

  3. Love. Them. Off to fave, queue and buy!

  4. Wow, this is a beautiful collection, ideal for yarn lovers ๐Ÿ™‚

  5. Tina

    Wow! Andi, they are a joy to look at! well done. Your work is so inspiring. Thank You!

  6. Wow, I’m officially blown away!

  7. marilyn watson


    1. Yep! All of the projects are knit in the round.

  8. Congratulations on your first collection Andi! It’s looks beautiful and really put together through use of colour and the theme, well done!

  9. Great collection! I especially love the Bernadine Cowl’s motif.

  10. All of them are amazing!

  11. Love it!! Especially love the sweater but it’s a close first …
    The colours are fabulous and I love the wee knitting needles ๐Ÿ™‚
    Congratulations on a fab collection.

  12. So bright and cheery! Love!

  13. These are gorgeous! Congrats on releasing the collection!

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