Welcome to Ilga Leja Handknit Design!

I am a knitwear designer based in Nova Scotia, although my roots extend from Latvia to Newfoundland. My work is characterized by classic silhouettes, unique construction, and playful use of stitch patterns.

My most recent pattern is Wildflower Garden, part of the Mythic Forest Collection.

For a complete overview of my knitting design work, view all my Design Collections and e-books.

Best-Selling Patterns Last Month:

Bermuda Scarf:

Wildflower Garden:

Waves of Lace:

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Current Yarn Specials are available here.

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Recent Blog Entry:

Wildflower Garden as a Shawl

The Wildflower Garden pattern adapts easily to a shawl. Instructions on how to do this are included in the pattern.

Posted by Ilga Leja on 08/27 at 05:13 PM