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Exclusive knitting patterns written for and featuring Jazzturtle Creations handspun art yarns-

_MG_9140 (Large) Kunstnart
By Vithard Villumsen
Written for corespun or textured handspun
and a bulky commercial yarn
(like Mirasol Uysha or Malibrigo Rasta)
$7, available for purchase on ravelry

_MG_7426 (Large)Tailspun Tease
By Esther Rodgers
Written for bulky textured handspun and a skein of tailspun
$5, available for purchase on ravelry

_MG_7422 (Large)Breezy Shrug
By Esther Rodgers
Written for lockspun, tailspun
or any textured superbulky handspun
$5, available for purchase on ravelry

Baby Alpaca and mink yarn cowljazzturtle vithardRachel
By Vithard Villumsen
Written for cria alpaca tailspun or angora tailspun (NakedSpun)
and Lotus mimi (mink) yarn
(a heavier tailspun can be used if a heavier commercial yarn is used.
$5 available for purchase on ravelry

Jazzy Scarf,
by Susan Dingle
Written for textured art yarn and a coordinating thin yarn
(Mohair is great, but any contrasting thin yarn works)
$5, available for purchase on ravelry

Tailspun Boot Toppers
By Arlene Ciroula
Written for standard commercial yarn and
any Tailspun yarn (shaggy or extreme)
Free, available at SpinArtiste
(video tutorial included for attaching the tailspun)

Fringe Set- Cabled Eternity Scarf and Mitts
By Nancie McCraw
Written for extreme tailspun yarn (FringeSpun)
and handspun or commercial yarn
1 skein of Fringespun for both mitts and scarf!
$2.99, available for purchase on ravelry

Spirited Sweater
By Susan Dingle
Written for tailspun and textured art yarns (NakedSpun and WildPlied)
and commercial yarns  (Designer used Berroco, Mohair and Tweeds)
$7, available for purchase on ravelry

More exclusive patterns coming soon!

Other Suggested Knitting Patters for using textured/ corespun/ non traditional/ art yarns-

ON ravelry
This list is made of patterns listed on ravelry- some free and some for purchase.  You must be a member of ravelry to access these patterns. (if you aren’t a member yet.. the pattern library alone will knock your handknit socks off!)
If you have knit any of these patterns with your handspun yarns, please let me know so I can link your project!!
Sexy Funky Knitted Shawl– by Chandi S.
Happy Hippy Shawl– by Gabrielle Vezina
** I knit this with a commercial yarn and my handspun. It was fun and looks great!
Corespun Shawlette– by Aimee Knerr
Handspun Delight Shawlette– by Susanne Visch
Monkey Wrap– by Shannon Herrick
Large Lace– by Caitlin Ffrench
Ovate– by Tori Gurbisz
Mermaid Cafe Cardi– by Cheryl Kubat
Lacey Art Yarn Scarf– by Dixie Grilley
Prism Shawl– by Tanis Fiber Arts
LaLa’s Simple Shawl– by Laura Linneman
Wave Stitch Scarf– by Elise Miller
Double Drop Stitch Scarf– by Amy Davenport
Mile a Minute Scarf– by Turvid
Check-ed Neck-ed Scarf– by Angela Roberge
Horizontal Stripe bulky Scarf– by Jenny Turco
Tomato Vines Shawl– by Kathleen Rogers
Drop Stitch Scarf– by Christine Vogel
Waterfall Scarf– by Cosette Corneilus-Bates
Lighter than a Spiderweb Shawl– by Nangellini
Fall Scarf– by Splawn
Go Diagonal– by Sophia Kessinger
Lynx Headband– Lynn Vogel
Rhapsody Shawl– by Kelly Mac
Burrow Shawl– by Lisa Mutch
Amber and Onyx Wrap– by Jane Thornley
Paris Shawl– by Jamie Thomas
Glamour Shrug– by Kathleen Treanor
Ripple Drop Stitch Scarf- by Steph Thornton
Instant Gratification Scarf– by Cyn
Blitzen Scarf– by KnittingFever
Thruway Scarf– by Lynn Vogel
Lynx Scarf– by Lynn Vogel
Susan Scarf– by Kate Splawn
Art Scarf– by Ellen Mallett
Pixie Dust Earflap Hat– by Jenn Kinzel
Aria Wrap and Drop Stitch Scarf– by Susan Druding
One Hour Corespun Hat– by Shannon Herrick
Coils Hat– by Christine Long
Cloche for Art Yarn– by Gail Saxton
Art Yarn Mobius– by Karen Rummans
Art Yarn Cowl– by Dorothy Jane
Dropstich Art Yarn Cowl– by Julie Cleary
Cape n’Cowl– by Flossie Arend
Wrap it Up Cowl– by Polly Kramarsic
Romeo and Juilet Caplet– by Lynn Vogel

Knitted Slouch Hat– by UniqueDesignsByKathy
Thick and Thin Dress– by UniqueDesignsByKathy
Versatile Vest– UniqueDesignsByKathy
Boloero Vest– by LunaMuse Fibers
ButterFly Lace Shrug– by LunaMuse Fibers
The Sandwich Cloche, Slouchy Beret– by LunaMuse Fibers
The Isis Cloche, Slouchy Beret– by LunaMuse Fibers
Driving Sideways Fingerless Gloves– by LunaMuse Fibers

ON THE WEB- FREE! (not through Raverly)-
Art Yarn Tea Cosy– by Ashley Martineau
Handspun Market Bag– by Ashley Martineau
Art Yarn Shawl– modified by Ashley Martineau
Easy Handknit Cowl (with video)– by Ashley Martineau
Easy Fingerless Mitts– by Ashley Martineau
Trellis Lace Shrug (with video)- by Manuela Brice

Wonderful patterns for handspun textured yarns can also be found in Intertwined and Handspun– both by Lexi Boeger.

If you have written a pattern that uses bulky textured yarns, or can be modified for these types of yarns and would like me to link back to,  please send me a message with the link and I’ll add it to the list!
Please note I’m very interested in crochet patterns as well, as I have none of those to share!

7 Comments Post a comment
  1. FANTASTIC list! YAY! Thanks so very much. I’m always looking on ravelry & etsy for new ideas. 🙂

    November 9, 2012
    • Thanks!! I will keep it updated with new patterns I see! It’s fun to see what everyone does with their yarns!

      February 13, 2013
  2. Diane #

    Thank you so much! You’ve found awesome patterns for funky hand spun yarns. Love it!

    September 1, 2015
    • My Pleasure!! Please post when you have knit some up!! I love to see them worked!

      September 10, 2015

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