Cheryl Chow

eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 3 patterns

Triangles and diamonds adorn this stranded collection of hat, cowl, and fingerless mitts all knit with DK weight yarn.

eBook : 2 patterns

This collection of scarf and hat use stripes to transition from one color to another. Though the patterning looks like stranded work, only one color of yarn is used at a time.

eBook : 6 patterns

Relax and knit the simple Knot Fussy socks or try the more challenging Lacy Leaf Socks. Have lots of sock yarn leftovers, then Over Left socks are for you. There’s something for every sock knitter in this six pattern eBook.

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Crochet: Pullover
A simple V-stitch allows the hand dyed yarn to shine in this classic pullover. Worked from the bottom up in pieces, waist shaping gives an elegant fit. Sample shown is size L (with 6 inches 15 cm positive ease) and meant to be worn with 0 to 2” of positive ease.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Fosen is a region in Norway that has many fjords, lakes and rivers. This shawl reminds me of the calming effect of waves on the ocean. It is worked from the top down to the edging with 2 colors of fingering weight yarn.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Heading to the beach is one of my favorite vacations. The calming waves, sun, and sand between my toes brings renewal and hope.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Wear this shawl to your next evening party. Midnight Soirée is a triangle shawl worked from the bottom point to the neck edge with a lacy shell design. Once the main body of the shawl is complete a chain edging is worked.
Crochet: Scarf
Add a touch of flair to your outfit with this gradient scarf. The Tumbling Blocks Scarf is worked back and forth on the bias from one end to the other. Once the main scarf is complete, the edging is worked at each end.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Celebrating the clouds of cherry blossoms that dot the landscape in Spring. This shawl is worked with 3 colors of fingering weight yarn in two distinct stitch patterns.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This small crescent shaped shawl is worked with two colors of fingering weight yarn. The main body of the shawl is worked from end to end with both colors and the border is then worked across the curved edge.
Crochet: Scarf
This striped scarf is worked from one end to the other using three colors of fingering weight yarn. Stripes are used to transition from one color to the next.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Worked from the brim to the crown, this hat features a textured pattern using 2 colors of worsted weight yarn. Stripes are used to transition from one color to another. Though the patterning looks like stranded work, only one color of yarn is used at a time.
Knitting: Scarf
This bias scarf is worked from end to end with 3 colors of worsted weight yarn. Stripes are used to transition from one color to another. Though the patterning looks like stranded work, only one color of yarn is used at a time.
Crochet: Scarf
This lacy, striped scarf is worked from one end to the other using two colors of light fingering weight yarn.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Worked from the brim to the crown, this hat features a stranded colorwork pattern using 4 colors of worsted weight yarn.
Crochet: Baby Blanket
The main body of this baby blanket reminds me of Weeping Willow trees. These trees grow quickly and provide refuge, shade, and comfort with their plentiful foliage. I hope this blanket will provide the same to the new little one in your life.
Knitting: Cardigan
This cardigan is reminiscent of a tropical rainforest and the colour of Beloved Yarn’s Magical Sport reminds me of the gorgeous waterfalls seen in Hawaii.
Crochet: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Finding hygge is not hard when you are working on this lacy crocheted stole. Curl up in your favourite chair and work a few rows of shells and crossed double crochets. It’s the perfect accessory for those cooler summer evenings relaxing in the garden.
Knitting: Pullover
This colorwork pullover is worked in the round from the top down with 4 colors of fingering weight yarn.
Crochet: Throw
We love spring and this colorful throw reminds us of cherry blossoms and new leaves. The main body is worked back and forth with three colors of yarn and the border is worked in the round. This throw will look great in many color combinations.
Crochet: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This delicate scarf is reminiscent of bold, blue-and-green succulents that form upright rosettes. Using a simple stitch pattern, the yarn is what shines in this project. The scarf is worked in two halves.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Worked from the brim to the crown, this hat features a fairisle colorwork pattern with flowers and a star at the crown.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Worked from the brim to the crown, this hat features a modern colorwork pattern based on a quilt design. Choose fingering weight yarn in 4 colors to work the hat.
Crochet: Baby Blanket
Wrap up your little one in a blanket of falling leaves. The main body of this blanket is worked back and forth with four colors of yarn.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Cardigan
Textured cables and leaves adorn this long sleeve, crew neck cardigan. Worked from the bottom up in one piece with sleeves worked top down and in the round.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Worked from the brim to the crown, the pattern is formed by a series of slipped stitches.
Knitting: Cowl
Put both Just Cables Hat and Cowl in
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Add both the Just Cables Hat and Just
Crochet: Scarf
Knitting: Pullover
Wood Work features waist shaping and slip stitch patterning. Fronts and back are worked back and forth to armholes and then worked in the round in one piece. Sleeve stitches are picked up around armhole, sleeve cap is worked with short rows and remainder of sleeve is worked in the round.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A pretty stranded hat worked in four colors of sport weight wool yarn from the brim to the crown.
Crochet: Scarf
A deep red yarn creates a very autumn feel to this delicate crocheted scarf. Worked from end to end, each motif is created with a series of picot stitches.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Using five colors of left over sock yarn, this pretty sock is worked with only one color at a time. A simple slip stitch pattern looks much more complicated than it is.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Lacy, heart shaped leaves trail down the leg and instep of this sock. Worked from the cuff down in two sizes.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Cables, seed stitch, and a little bit of lace adorn these cuff-down socks. Available in two sizes.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Worked from the cuff down, these pretty socks feature cables and a little lace.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Knitting: Pullover
Kaiso is a short sleeve, square neck pullover knit using four colors of fingering weight yarn. The stranded pattern, which is reminiscent of seaweed, adds interesting stripes as well as a central motif on the front, back, and sleeves.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Simple socks worked from the cuff down to the toe.
Crochet: Baby Blanket
Quick and easy baby blanket perfect for the new baby in your family.
Knitting: Cardigan
Pitaya is worked from the bottom up in one piece and then fronts and back are split and worked separately. Stitches are picked up around armhole and sleeves are worked in the round down to the cuff. Finally, neck, buttonhole, and button bands are worked in k1, p1 ribbing.
Knitting: Cowl
Add all three Hill Top Patterns
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Add all three Hill Top Patterns
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Add all three Hill Top Patterns
Knitting: Cardigan
Grey Leaves cardigan is worked from the bottom-up in worsted weight yarn. The raglan shaping allows this cardigan to be worked in one piece and the high collar keeps you warm in the cold months of winter. Lace pockets are worked after the cardigan is complete and a tutorial is included for creating them.
Knitting: Cardigan
Matomoko is a delicate top-down cardigan, knit in fingering weight yarn. Lace and cables add interest to the hem and cuffs. Starting at the neck, this cardigan is knit back and forth on one cirucular needle. Sleeves are knit in the round to the cuff and button/buttonhole bands are picked up and knit after body is completed.
Knitting: Cardigan
This heavy weight cardigan has ribbing and wrapped stitches that transition seamlessly into a delicate leaf pattern at the hem and sleeve cuffs. The remainder of the cardigan is knit in stockinette stitch.
Knitting: Vest
Inspired by the ivy climbing on an old stone church, lacy leaves trail up our charming and timeless vest. Solitude’s botanically-dyed or sheep-grown colors with the subtleties and beauty that only nature can produce add to the quiet magic.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A basic hat with an added pop of color using wrapped stitches. Worked from the brim to the crown, this versatile hat can be knit in an unlimited number of color combinations to go with any outfit.
Knitting: Cardigan
Nami, which means wave in Japanese, is a light weight cotton cardigan knit from the bottom up. With wide ribbing, it fits nicely over the hips and is looser in the body. The sleeves are picked up and knit from the arm scythe to the cuff and the neck, button and buttonhole bands are picked up and knit after the body and sleeves are complete.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Resu is a lacy summer hat knit in fingering weight, linen yarn. Adding style and a bit of warmth for the cooler summer days at the beach.
Knitting: Cardigan
Strand Up Cardigan is a long sleeved, v-neck cardigan knit in four colors of 100% wool, sport weight yarn. Worked from the bottom up in one piece, sleeves are picked up from the arm scythe and knit in the round down to the cuff with short rows to shape the sleeve cap.
Crochet: Scarf, Cowl
Buttons on the Kaitlyn Cowl allow it to be worn in a multiple of ways. Twist the scarf once and button to make a moebius, leave out the twist to make an infinity scarf, or don’t button and wrap as desired. Three simple crochet patterns work up quickly and look very elegant in a slightly variegated fingering weight yarn.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Carry On is knit in the round from the brim to the crown using two colors of sport weight yarn. The pattern is fully charted in 4 sizes. Carry On fingerless mitts can also be knit to complete the set.
Knitting: Cardigan, Coat / Jacket
Edgewick is a medium weight, zippered jacket knit back and forth on a long circular needle from the bottom up. Stitches are picked up around the arm and the sleeves are knit down to the optional fold-back cuff with short rows to shape the sleeve cap. I-cord is applied down the front before the zipper is sewn in and stitches are picked up around...
Knitting: Pullover
GreenRidge is a short sleeve pullover knit from the bottom up. The waist band is knit in the round and the body is knit back and forth with a buttonband picked up and knit after the body is complete. The sleeves are knit from the armhole down to the ribbing with short rows to shape the sleeve cap. The color-work is created using slip stitches a...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Pussy willows have been a favourite of mine since I was a child. I can remember my mom bringing them into the house in spring and being intrigued with the softness of each little bud. This stitch pattern reminds me of those little buds, especially if knit in alpaca.
Knitting: Cardigan
Firkant is a lightweight, raglan cardigan knit back and forth on one circular needle from the neck to the hem (top down). Sleeves are put on stitch holders after the yoke is complete and knit in the round down to the cuff. Front and neck bands are picked up and knit in single rib, back and forth with buttonholes.
Knitting: Baby Blanket
This is a preemie baby blanket in 2 sizes. You can use fingering weight yarn and 3.25mm needles or worsted weight yarn and 4.5mm needles. Gauge is not important.
Knitting: Baby Blanket
Approximate yardage for sport weight yarn
Knitting: Baby Blanket
This pattern is very versatile. By casting on 73 stitches I ended up with a blanket approximately 19 inches wide. To make the blanket wider or narrower, cast on more or fewer stitches. You can even use different weight yarns and appropriate sized needles.