Downton Abbey's second season ended a couple of weeks ago and every Sunday I still think to myself "Oh goody, there's another episode of Downton Abbey on tonight" and then I get disappointed when I realize that no, there's not another episode coming for awhile. So in the meantime I'm entertaining myself with knitting inspired by Downton Abbey.
Update for 2013! Season Three has started showing in the US (the UK has already seen it ages ago) and more and more knitters want to celebrate their love for Downton by knitting something Downton-inspired.
The Cora Cap - A flappery cloche -it's a FREE Rav download.
Direct link to Ravelry's pattern search on Downton Abbey. There are twenty six Downton Abbey knitting and crochet patterns available there.
Chiagu has been designing a sweater seen on Downton Abbey on Lady Sybil. It's quite a pretty pattern and she'll have it available to knit soon. Keep an eye on this one. I bet you're going to see a lot of Downton inspired patterns this fall.
Chicknits has tracked down some knitting pictures from the Downton era. She's even found a knitting pattern!
Blissful Knits is having a Downton inspired fiber club. For just $60 you can get yarn/fiber in Downton colors. Check out her Etsy wares here.
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I'm Angela. I'm an obsessed knitter.
Blogging about knitting since 2004.
What's going on now?
To sum up: husband has a job after two layoffs in 2013. Husband has been laid off for the fourth time in two years due to companies cancelling projects. I have two kids under the age of 5, we just moved in with my mother in law and I think I'm starting to get my mojo back.
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