The Seaside Staples Knitting Collection
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Immerse yourself in the essence of summer as you explore this collection of knits, each one a tribute to the sun-drenched days, the warm sands, and the tranquil embrace of the sea. Picture yourself donning these creations, the whisper-soft touch of delicate lace and the breathable comfort of lightweight yarn enhancing every moment of your beach experience.

From dainty lace motifs that echo the intricacies of seashells to the gentle drape of lightweight yarn that mirrors the fluidity of ocean waves, these patterns encapsulate the very essence of seaside charm. They are more than just projects; they are wearable reflections of the coastal allure, allowing you to carry a piece of the beach with you, no matter where you roam.

Whether you’re a seasoned knitter seeking a new project or a newcomer eager to dive into the world of knitting, these patterns are tailored to inspire and captivate. They invite you to create a wardrobe that harmonizes effortlessly with the sun-kissed days and the refreshing sea breeze.


Color outside the lines and try on a new hue this season. The body of this tank top is worked flat, with a single side seam, from the bottom up. Short rows are employed to create the asymmetrical hem. A perfect nod to the coastal views, this soft tank is a must for summer adventures. Read More 

This summer pillow is a fun sampler of various knitting techniques, including seed stitch, stockinette, reverse stockinette, garter stitch, eyelets, and twisted traveling stitches. These techniques combine to create a sandcastle motif on the front of the cushion cover and a seashell motif bordered by wavy lines of eyelets and garter stitch on the back. In addition to featuring a wide variety of textural stitches, this design is also a great opportunity to gain experience at working from charts, because the pattern is fully charted. Read More 

Wander and wonder in this breezy and flattering cardigan that’s both comfortable and stylish. Designed with an all-over lace pattern, this long, kimono-style cardigan is effortlessly versatile to dress up or down depending on the day. Read More 

The original Boardwalk Tee from the August 2016 issue has been rebooted! In this exciting new version we’re using a more summer-appropriate linen yarn, with an optional split hem. You’ll love this new twist on a classic I Like Knitting design! Read More 

Introducing the beach cardigan: Sloane is the official layer of summer sunsets. 100% linen yarn makes a perfectly weathered texture and Qunice & Co’s Kestrel does not disappoint. The ribbon structure of this yarn adds a slight texture to simple knit and purl stitches. Not only does this yarn knit up quickly at 4 stitches per inch, the resulting fabric has incredible drape and gets better with every wash and wear. An easy fit you can wear off the shoulder for casual shoreline strolls. The cardigan is worked in rows from bottom up. Both front ribbing bands are continued and worked until a three-needle bind off combines at the center back neck. After a few shaping short rows, the sleeves are worked in-the-round down to the cuffs. Read More 

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