Sassenach Knitting Patterns
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Please check out Outlander Online which graciously has posted stills from the series where you can see the costumes. Thank you to all those designers who have shared their patterns.
Free Knitting Patterns
This easy garter stitch shrug is inspired by the shrug that Claire wears in season one. Knit in one piece in garter stitch and seamed. Designed by Cassidy EarthtasticKnits. Quick knit in super bulky yarn.
Designed by Shelli Westcott, this cowl was inspired by Claire’s cowl and knit with 2 strands of bulky yarn knit together.
Cathy Payson designed Red Heart’s version of Claire’s cowl. Easy fast cowl knit flat in garter stitch with super bulky yarn.
This is Polly Foo Foo’s interpretation of the shrug that Claire wears. This version was created in one skein of Berroco Peruvia Colors, but could be done in variegated browns as Claire’s was.
Cathy Payson designed Red Heart’s version of Claire’s capelet. Sizes from X-Small to XX-Large. Knit in super bulky for a quick, cozy project.
Wood Garlic Gauntlets
Designed by Julia Salzer, inspired by fingerless mitts worn by Claire.
Highland Travel Shawl
Designed by Carolyn Macpherson inspired by the shawl in the Rent episode.
Donalda Gilchrist Samhain Mitts
Designed by Polly Foo Foo after the pair of mitts like we see Donalda Gilchrist wearing in the Rent episode during the wonderful wool waulking scene.
Patterns for Purchase
Outlander Knitting and Crochet Kits
Lion Brand® is the official licensee of knit and crochet kits inspired by Outlander. There are seven knit and seven crochet easy-to-make designs. Prices for the kits start as low as $9.75
Claire’s Captivating Castle Leoch Shrug Kit
From the official Outlander kits from Lion Brand. Inspired by the shrug that Claire wears, the kid includes all the yarn you need for the project, as well as a copy of the pattern Skill level: beginner; size: one size. About 13 x 31 in. (33 x 78.5 cm), before folding and seaming
The Awakened Witch Trial Capelet Kit
Easy capelet neckwarmer from the official Outlander kits from Lion Brand. Kit includes yarn and pattern. Skill level: easy; size: one size
Finished width at neck edge about 16 in. (40.5 cm)
The Gathering Spellbinding Capelet Kit
From the official Outlander kits from Lion Brand. The finished project measures 25″x 62″x13″. Included are 2 balls of Homespun Thick & Quick Edwardian yarn.
Return to Inverness Cowl Kit
From the official Outlander kits from Lion Brand. Inspired by Claire’s cowl, this kit includes all the yarn you need for the project, as well as a copy of the pattern. Quick knit in super bulky yarn. Skill level:beginner
Pursuit Of Craigh Na Dun Arm Warmers Kit
From the official Outlander kits from Lion Brand. Includes all the yarn you need for the project, as well as a copy of the pattern
Skill level: easy; size: one size; Finished circumference about 7 1/2 in. (19 cm) at Hand, 9 in. (23 cm) at forearm. Finished length about 11 in. (28 cm)
Claire’s Wedding Shawl
Monique Boonstra used detailed photos provided by costume designer Terry Dresbach of the lace shawl Claire wears in Episodes 9 and 12 to create the pattern for The Shetland Stars Square Shawl. Exquisite!