Brenda Dayne

eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 9 patterns

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Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
One golden summer the farmer across the valley sowed his fields with barley.We watched as he dug up the rich red earth with his tractor, watched as the field turned an impossible shade of green when the barley sprouted, and watched the wind moving through the tall stalks as it ripened though the summer. This simple experience stayed with me and...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
If standing stones are your thing, your visit to Wales would be incomplete without a visit to Pentre Ifan, the largest neolithic burial chanber in Wales.With a view across the Irish Sea, and surrounded by fields full of sheep, you can spend many a happy hour knitting beneath Pentre Ifan’s towering stones. I certainly have.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
What is not to love about the old market village of Hay- on-Wye? Home to gift shops, boutiques, cheerful pubs, and haberdashery to die for, not to mention mile upon mile of bookshelves, stacked high with used books.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Errata:This free Ravelry download includes new instructions and a new chart for determining the number of stitches needed to work the final 8-row section of each wedge.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
An irony of lace knitting is that often the people most likely to geek out over a complex lace pattern are those least likely to want to wear the fruits of their efforts.
Knitting: Scarf
The medieval walled town of Tenby has, for eight centuries, been known for its fishy business. Its Welsh name, Dinbych-y-Pysgod, literally translates to “little fortress of the fish.”
Knitting: Toeless Sock
Frivolous and flirty little top-down summer socks let the sun shine on painted toes. Designed to keep feet warm while your toenail polish dries, they also protect delicate skin on the top of your foot from the cruel summer sun, or show off your pedicure when it’s too chilly to wear sandals alone. A simple stockinette thong helps keep the socks ...
Knitting: Cowl
Geometric panels create a softly pleated fabric with lacy holes that spiral around the neck and shoulders. Knit in double strands of Blue Moon Fiber Arts Silk Thread 2, Anthracite is a versatile transitional garment that’s perfect for wearing from spring into summer, and from summer into autumn.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Wrist-length fingerless driving gloves feature a daisy lace stitch pattern on the back of the hand, a thumb gusset for perfect fit, and a garter stitch wristband with a single button closure.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Knit with the saints, or fry with the sinners, your feet will look great either way! Inspired by the fiery preacher in Stella Gibbons’ Cold Comfort Farm, Brother Amos Hellfire Lace socks are knit in the round on two circular needles (though DPN’s may be easily substituted for circs), and feature a stitch pattern reminiscent of the flickering fl...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Inspired by the beauty of Britain’s only coastal National Park, these socks for women are knit from the top down and feature columns of tiny cables alternating with panels of delicate lace. Purl stitches between the patterns creates a ribbing-like fabric that hugs the leg and helps keep these socks in place.
Knitting: Cuffs
A French language version of this pattern is available here.