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Conceptually sparked by the effect changing technology has upon historic/contemporary perceptions of ghosts, Ghosts is more than a collection of unique, whimsical accessories and garments for the autumn season.

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Pullover
Drift’s Ridge was inspired by the look and feel of deep winter. Heaps of snow sculpted by harsh winds are tamed into soft, regular scallops; the chill of the season is kept away with a finely-gauged sweater knit in a cozy fibre. This is a knit that you can layer, one that extends down past your wrists into long sleeves and over your hips in a ne...
Knitting: Legwarmers
The critters of the forest might be hibernating, but there’s no reason you have to! These legwarmers can keep you extra cozy whether you’re indoors or out exploring the snow banks this winter. A relaxing knit and purl textured stitch is easily memorized, making this a quick and soothing knit. The I cord and pom poms add a bit of bounce and fun t...
Knitting: Cowl, Balaclava
Part cowl part hood, Winter Coronet keeps you warm while outside in the winter. Worn up, the beautiful interwoven cables are snug around your ears, acting as graceful earwarmers while also keeping the wind from sneaking down your neck. Worn down, the hood adds plenty of extra fabric around your neck and shoulders; much appreciated when the tempe...
Knitting: Cardigan
There’s nothing better than a hooded sweater in the autumn! Paridae is a comfortable, cozy sweater that wraps you in warmth, with sleeves long enough to pull over your fingers when sipping that hot apple cider, and a hood generous enough to keep your head and shoulders warm without the dreaded hat-hair.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Rustling Ruffles will accompany you on all your beautiful walks this autumn! The chill in the air won’t nip at your fingertips as you stroll, the last bits of sun filtering through the last leaves on the trees, and the rest crunching pleasantly underfoot.
Knitting: Bonnet
Bonnets are cute, quick, comfy, and universally flattering. Wearing Soft Rime will keep your head and ears warm on your autumn walks. Tie up the laces for an extra bit of warmth when the winds start to blow!
Knitting: Cardigan
The Killdeer Cardigan is for light, bright, breezy summertime walks through the woods. Just enough to keep the sun off your back, the top-down yoked shape dips out gracefully towards softly ruffled sleeve caps, and descends down, with two pockets for comfort and found treasures.
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Ontario Skies is a graceful summer wardrobe staple. The adjustable straps allow you to wear it in a number of ways, and make it very easy to adjust the size to the wearer.
Knitting: Throw
Raccoon’s Home Range is an adaptable and highly useful knit for your summer spent outdoors. Roll it up and tie it securely for carrying or use as a pillow for staring at the clouds; unfurl and use as a cozy picnic blanket for two; or wrap around yourself (or snuggle close to someone else) around a chilly evening campfire.
Knitting: Pullover
Lucania is the perfect cabled addition to your sleeveless sweater wardrobe. Great for layering, this seamless knit features a bottom-up, in-the-round construction and simple textural complements to the diamond-shaped cable repeats. The neckline and sleeve caps are picked up after the body is complete.
Knitting: Cardigan
You don’t have to say good bye to lace in the cold weather! Thistle Garden will keep you warm and satisfy your desire for lace at the same time.
Knitting: Legwarmers
Walk in the Leaves are inspired by the best of seasons: autumn.
Knitting: Earflap Hat
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Knitting: Skirt
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Knitting: Bonnet
Calavera Catrina is part of the ebook Ghosts: historiographies, cultural manifestations, and the knits they’ve inspired.
Knitting: Cowl, Hats - Other
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Knitting: Scarf
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Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Mittens
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Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
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Knitting: Scarf
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Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
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Knitting: Cardigan
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Knitting: Dress
Garden Cover is a warm, simple shift dress that is universally flattering and available in a varying size range.
Knitting: Pullover
Season’s End is a colourwork yoked mini sweater. This piece is just the right size to use up some extra, lovely yarn you have left from another project. For an adding bit of warmth on an increasingly chilly November, Season’s End will serve the purpose well!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Spiced Heads and Dead Leaves is a slouchy lace toque. Worked entirely in a Fir Cone Lace pattern, this hat has a subtle loveliness that’ll make a breezy November day just that bit warmer!
Knitting: Legwarmers
To the Ground are a pair of over-the-knee legwarmers with a delightful bit of slouch at the bottom.
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
A quick knit with bulky yarn, this shrug has a large ruffled collar and sleeves.
Knitting: Pullover
A long sleeved, historically inspired gothic fancy, this sweater has unique details such as a peplum, buttoned lace cuffs, ruffled neckline and three-button keyhole closure at the back of the neck.
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
This knit is a pretty and practical piece to add to your wardrobe. A shrug with style, this garment includes a deep hood with gathers along the upper edges, a picot hem, short sleeves and a front closure clasp.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Autumnal Flight is a light, airy and unique beaded shawl. With eyelets arranged to create the illusion of feathers, this lacy wing is a beautiful addition to your shawl collection!
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Corn Moon is a short and sweet little pair of fingerless gloves. The twist to these? They have a corn-inspired “husk”, wrapping partway around each hand.
Knitting: Cuffs, Hands - Other
Dancing Fields is a beautiful, simple pair of armwarmers. A provisional cast on leaves no seam to be seen, and dense ruffles add interest to this lovely accessory.
Knitting: Cardigan
Mead Harvest is a long cardigan, great for layering and fantastic with a great belt! Ruffled sleeves and bust create an interesting shape to this otherwise basic wardrobe staple.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
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Knitting: Mittens
Inspired by a gift from a good friend, Amie Mitts are a long-cuffed, lightweight, versatile accessory that will carry you through Autumn, Spring and Winter. They can be worn pulled up over your arms, or scrunched down around your wrists to keep the cold wind out of your cuffs. Wear them with your friends in mind!
Knitting: Cowl
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Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Inspired by the striking vertical beauty of Gothic architecture, White Horse Hill is a delicate laced wrap, perfect for chasing away the chill of a hilltop breeze!
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Cowl
MidWinter Wanderer is a wonderfully versatile, wearable and chic cowl/hood. It can be easily paired with outerwear to keep the wind and snow at bay, as well as draped artfully around your shoulders as an indoor capelet/poncho accessory!
Knitting: Scarf
Rill is a very quick knit, the solution to a one-skein problem that I’d had for ages. With its built-in fastening loop, Rill will keep your neck warm and comfy, even on the windiest of days!
Knitting: Legwarmers, Fingerless Gloves
Nom de Plume are a set of intarsia armwarmers and legwarmers, knit flat and seamed at the end to create a whimsical, feathery way to keep your limbs nice and toasty!
Knitting: Neck / Torso - Other
Summer nights can be breezy, even around the campfire! Bonfire Briar is a simple yet effective warm hug from a bulky spun wool yarn.
Knitting: Pullover
Dolce far Niente is a fun, flirty and nearly seamless knit. Its off-the-shoulder neckline and cropped length make it perfect for layering. This multi-seasonal garment will see you through snowy depths of winter, chilly summer nights and crisp autumn days!
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
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Knitting: Vest
This is a set of “pattern notes” that you can use to guide you towards creating your very own Sexy Vesty! It’s only “sized” for one (that’s approximately a 35” bust).
Knitting: Pullover
A hoodie with a youthful edge, Corona is comfy, cozy and sexy all in one. A virtually seamless design creates a less fuss knit.
Knitting: Cardigan
These are pattern notes - not a thorough pattern.
Knitting: Pullover
This pattern is only sized for an approx. 36” bust and 27” waist, but can be easily converted to another size with some gauge play. Message me if you’d like some help to do this!
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
This pattern was designed especially for this yarn - the garter rib shows off the lovely sheen of the silk and highlights your bustline! Inspiration for this garment shape came from 18th century fashion.
Knitting: Pullover
Spurred on by my inability to find a good argyle sweater, Le Lapin Noir was created with retro sweater-girl inspiration.
Knitting: Pullover
Inspired by my own dastardly feathered yellow-bellies, this sweater is fun, sexy, sweet and delightful to wear next to your skin!
Knitting: Cardigan
This pattern was hatched from my love of Jane Austen and the very-small gauged. With a light and airy feel, this ‘spencer’ is highly wearable. Knitters: be forewarned. The little scalloped edging is crocheted!