Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Shawl / Wrap, Throw
I need a new afghan for the living room so I figured I would just design one and offer it up as a Mystery KAL for the summer. When else would you want to make a blanket?
Crochet: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Terraform in Crochet is a simple, but addictive project designed to use those special skeins of yarn. (You know, the ones that you can’t find a pattern to match?) It is the perfect pattern for heavily variegated yarns, gradients, or plain solid yarns. The shape is an asymmetrical triangle with all increases occurring along one side. It can...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Yewll is a top down crescent that was inspired by the Doctor Yewll character in Defiance. Her uniform has some interesting stitching which caught my eye and inspired the main body pattern. The edging was inspired by the plants she raises for medicinal use in the clinic. She is a strong character so I used bold, strong colors for the prototype. I...
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
The theme for this MKAL is COLOR! After all the gray of this winter, I wanted to come up with something that would soothe the soul, but also provide a pop of color in an otherwise gray month! I designed this project to go with multiple weights of yarn and needle combinations that would still yield a wearable finished accessory. I wanted somethin...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
I was asked to design a special shawl by a friend of mine. I used a couple of doilies as inspiration and came up with this design. I used less than two skeins of Caron Simply Soft and a size J/6mm hook to make a nice drapey fabric that would still provide warmth. It would make a wonderful last-minute gift or prayer shawl.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
I was making some hats for charity when my daughter asked if she could have one of these hats. I decided to go ahead and write up the pattern as I was making them. They have quite a bit of stretch and will fit my 5 year-old and me.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Terraform is a textured shawl that can be made to any size. It is asymmetrical and can be worn in a multitude of ways. It can be wrapped, twisted, and draped to compliment just about any outfit!! Wear it like a cowl, drape it like a bandana, or just throw it over one shoulder to give a pop of color.
Crochet: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Fusion is a scarf or shawl depending on how many repeats are performed. The smaller size can be made with one skein of sock yarn (420 yards) and the larger size will require 2 (750 yards). The central pattern uses a mix of post stitches which results in two distinct sides. Both sides are attractive and I and my testers couldn’t decide whic...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Watermelon PI is a smallish shawl that incorporates post stitches to provide some extra texture to the simple pattern. Instructions are included for enlarging, if desired. There are also instructions for two different looks. One with alternating bands of texture and one with all the “action” on one side of the shawl. Both are equally...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Hera’s Peacocks was the pattern for the Holiday Yarns Lace Club for June 2012. It features an open peacock stitch surrounded by lace. Beading is optional.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
I designed these fingerless mitts to go with the Lotus Flower Hat. I looked around and couldn’t find the exact thing I wanted so I made up a pattern. They are easy and quick to make. I can make a pair in a day. Perfect for a quick gift or charity.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
7 Sisters is a semi-circular shawl that can be done in 5, or more sections. It is knit from the top down using gathered stitches, lace work, and your choice of adding beads or nupps.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Elementary is a striped shawl that wraps easily around the shoulders. It uses two contrasting yarns and looks wonderful with self striping yarns, variegated yarns, and solid colors. Pick two and go!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This is the Montego shawl which has many options available. Choose a shape, a size, and whether or not to bead. Instructions are charted and written out line by line. There is the ability to enlarge, if desired. Just make sure to have extra yarn (and beads) available. The beading is on the edge so you can take your time to choose!
Knitting: Cowl
The Jungle cowl can be worked as a regular cowl, a wimple, or a double wrap cowl with the instructions provided. The pattern contains both written and charted directions. The peach colored sample shown used about 150 yards of Fuzz and Sunshine sock yarn.
Knitting: Cowl
The Cowldana isn’t a regular cowl or bandana. It is a combination of both. I wanted something that would sit nicely in the gap at the top of my coat, but wouldn’t choke me to death. I also wanted to add a bit of patterning without going for anything too flashy. I decided a nice little flash of color in stripes that change direction a...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Giza is a shawl based on pyramids that build upon each other. Each pyramid is larger than the last. Even the edging is made up of tiny pyramids.
Knitting: Scarf
The Jungle Scarf is a lacy knit with undulating leaves outlined in lace. Instructions include fully written and charted directions. It is based on a Barbara Walker stitch pattern that has been modified to extend beyond the basic stitch. It has a finished look for each end.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This was the 2012 Summer Mystery KAL. It has multiple shape options utilizing one chart.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
The BLT (Basic Lace Triangle) scarf/shawl is designed for a beginner with the option of beading. It uses a simple repeating pattern and is great for learning how to use a chart. There are no difficult stitches used. The pattern is fully written and charted.
Knitting: Cowl, Beanie, Toque
A quick and easy project for all those last minute gift giving opportunities. Slip stitch patterning looks difficult, but is easy to achieve. Make it in multiple colors or just two contrasting colors. The style can be used for both men and women.
Crochet: Cowl
A Touch of Punk is a Victorian inspired collar. It uses some unusual crochet stitches and a return row from Tunisian crochet to shape the edges, but is written out step-by-step to make it as easy as possible to achieve.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Mythos spirals from the center and then uses a Pi-shaping variant for the outer rings. Instructions are fully written and charted. Two different options are provided for the edging. One is a ruffle and the other is a flatter version.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap, Throw
This pattern has several shaping options. It is semi-circular or circular, depending on the desired shape. Instructions for both are included. The shawl or blanket is worked in sections.
Crochet: Scarf, Collar, Shawl / Wrap
This is an e-book that includes the basic instructions to produce different shawls and scarves. It uses three basic body stitches, one main edging, and three different finishing techniques that can be mixed and matched to make over thirty different shawls or scarves. It contains written directions geared toward the beginner, but is still interes...
Knitting: Scarf
The Knottie Scarf isn’t your ordinary scarf. It is worked from the bottom up and is designed to be worn in multiple ways. Wear it with the triangle to the front or to the back. Wrap the tails around for warmth or just leave them hanging. The choice is up to you!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This shawlette would be the perfect accessory for those cool evenings. It can be wrapped with the center point to the front or worn more traditionally with the point to the back and the generous sides wrapped to the front.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Persica shawl starts with a modernized version of an 1800’s rose medallion. The outer ring(s) are based on EZ’s Pi increases. The pattern has complete written instructions and charts. I have included instructions for two sizes. The photos show the smaller size on size 4 needles, but my swatches were done in sock weight without losing any of ...
Crochet: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Several of my friends asked if I could design a crochet version of Liz Abinante’s Saroyan scarf/shawl. This is my interpretation of her beautiful scarf.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
The Small Talk Shawl is a top down shawl that is not a triangle and sits well on the shoulders. It is composed of leaves, a modified center point, and can be made to any size desired. I chose to use a sock yarn, but it can be done in any weight with appropriate hook.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Fantasm is a top down crochet shawl. It can be made in any weight yarn with appropriate hooks. Pattern is charted with written descriptions for three optional edges. Pictures are provided with 2 of the options.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Pattern is available in chart form only. It has a leaf motif and undulating rib. The edging is composed of a three leaf motif with a small mesh section dividing the leaves. The neckline is a flared triangular shape. This shawl can be made to any size and looks nice in both a lace-weight or light fingering weight.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Spring Thaw is a top down triangle with a slightly sloped top edge. It can be blocked straight if preferred and looks good in just about any weight yarn.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This is a semi-circle shawl designed on Pi recipe by Elizabeth Zimmerman. It works well in a solid or self-striping yarn. The pattern is a three row repeat that can be made into any size.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This is an easy crochet wrap worked in a simple ripple. Shaping includes extra coverage for front wrapping. Once the pattern is established, it can be crocheted to any size.