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
Brianna Honeycomb Scarf
Scottish Princess’s scarf was inspired by the scarf Brianna wore in season 2 finale “Dragonfly in Amber”.
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.
Claudia Maheux designed this faux fur cowl inspired by Claire’s warm cowl.
Designed by Carolyn Macpherson, after the cabled fingerless mitts that Claire uses to keep warm in gathering medicinal plants.
Mistress Beauchamp’s Cowl
Love the cable pattern on Claire’s mitts? Jill Bickers designed this cowl featuring the cable design.
Outlander’s Need a Hug
Want even more of cable pattern on Claire’s mitts? Deborah Chase created this shrug featuring the cable design. Knit as a rectangle and seamed.
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.
Mrs. Fitz’s Fingerless Gloves
Marie Svendberg Eriksen designed these mitts after the mitts Mrs. Fitz wears.
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.
Claire’s Cabled Capelet
Designed by Annie Modesitt, this flattering capelet inspired by this look features intermediate techniques and requires approx 180yds of bulky weight yarn.
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.
Outlandish Arm Warmers
And speaking of the wool waulking, this pattern by Elyse D is inspired by Claire’s arm warmers.
Outlander Clan Cuff Boot Toppers
Jennifer Jackson’s interpretation of the boot toppers that the men from Clan MacKenzie wear.
Designed by Carolyn MacPherson, this lightly fulled (felted) bonnet is inspired by Highland bonnets like Dougal wears.
Oh Jamie, My Jamie Socks
Maryse Roudier was inspired by Jamie Fraser to create these socks with the stag and crown from the
Fraser Clan crest and a strawberry for extra symbolism.
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
Transported To 1743 Shawl
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)
Wavering Both Sides Now Shawl Kit
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!
16 knitting patterns from Interweave inspired by Outlander. See the slideshow below for pictures of the patterns. Click at the top of the slideshow pic to enlarge the pics.
Patterns from Highland Knits
Claire’s Shaulette Cape
Inspired by this shawl that Claire wears.
Beautiful shrug inspired by the shrug that Claire wears
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This capelet pattern was carefully crafted to be authentic to the original look.