Lauren Riker

eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 5 patterns

“Boardwalk Beauties” is a collection of 5 sunshine loving designs that you will not only love knitting, but will love wearing when you’re out having fun in the sun! Inspired by everything lovely about Summer and my favorite new fashion trends, you will love these fashionable tank top, t-shirt, and skirt designs. They are all knitted with lightweight summery fibers like cotton and bamboo to keep you cool in the warm weather.

eBook : 5 patterns

Color you Winter with cuteness with this adorable collection of Girly Knits accessory patterns. From kittens, to owls, to sequins and bows, your love for all things cute will be exposed! “Color Me Cute” Accessories offers a range of accessory patterns that are easy to follow and quick to knit. You will be sure to shine in with these unique knitted designs that show off your talent while bringing out the sweet charming girl that you are.

eBook : 6 patterns

Have fun with your knitting and discover your irresistible cuteness and charm in this colorful collection of Girly Knits patterns. From cozy shorts, to a cuddly robe, to sweet intimate items with delicate ruffles and bows, lounging around will feel that much more sweet! “Color Me Cute” Loungewear offers a range of patterns that are easy to follow and fun to knit, with opportunities to build on your enviable knitting skills. You will have no problem showing your friends how very awesome knitting is with these unique knitted designs that show off your talent while bringing out the gorgeous girl that you are.

eBook : 7 patterns

Knitted Wall Art is a wonderful way to add some knitted decor to your home, and makes an excellent present. Whether you need a present for your Grandma, a new baby, your stylish friend, or the bride to be, this collection has something for everyone! This collection has over 20 knitted wall art designs to choose from in either a 4x6” or 5x7” size.

eBook : 11 patterns

Have fun with your knitting and discover your irresistible cuteness and charm in this colorful collection of Girly Knits patterns. From kittens, to ruffles, to hearts and bows, your girly desires will be exposed! “Color Me Cute” offers a range of patterns that are easy to follow and fun to knit, with opportunities to build on your enviable knitting skills. You will have no problem showing your friends how very awesome knitting is with these unique knitted designs that show off your talent while bringing out the gorgeous girl that you are.

eBook : 7 patterns

“Follow Your Heart” is a collection of 7 lovely Girly Knits patterns inspired by but not limited to Valentine’s Day and all of the fun girly goodies that come along with it! The collection includes gloves with flirty valentine’s messages, a skirt and legwarmer set featuring a heart cable pattern, playful and romantic reversible eye masks, a cupcake inspired hat and mitten set, and more! By purchasing this collection, you get 50% off each pattern, woohoo!

eBook : 7 patterns

“It Was All a Dream” is a collection of 7 stylish dress designs that will have you and everyone around you falling in love with knitted dresses. From warm cozy cables for the Fall and Winter to light and breezy laces for the Spring and Summer, you will never be without a knitted dress to wear for your next occasion with this collection.

eBook : 5 patterns

Everyone will be looking at and admiring your legs with these these 5 eye-catching designs! This sock collection includes everything from adorable animal socks, to sweet cable heart motifs, to lace frilly trims, to an amazing heart knee patch! Each pattern in the collection includes 3 different options to suit your preferences, cause you know a girls gotta have options! The animal socks feature 3 different animal options within each pattern, while the cable knit socks feature 3 different sock lengths within each pattern. They all come in girls and adult sizes, have helpful photo and video tutorials in the pattern, and include lots of information to make them a perfect fit for you or your recipient.

eBook : 4 patterns

Experience the awesomeness and beauty of lace knitting with “Lovely in Lace”. Discover how very fun lace is to knit while making welcome additions to your wardrobe with these 4 fashion forward Girly Knits patterns. Even if you are a beginner to lace knitting, you will find that lace is as easy to knit as it is to admire. With this collection you will get to try out 4 different types of lace patterns, worked into garments as hems, stripes, ruffles, and more!

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Tee, Skirt
Indulge in the decadence of knitting a beautiful and unique diamond lace pattern in luxurious fingering weight yarn with this stunningly gorgeous 2-piece set. The skirt is high waisted and fitted down to the knee for a look that is both sassy and classy. The coordinating crop top features a sexy and trendy cold shoulder detail, and criss-crossed...
Knitting: Dress
What do you get when you combine a cozy knit cowl, and your favorite sweater dress? This fabulous wooly wonder that is sure to impress! This classic cowl neck dress is a wardrobe staple, and while wearing this dress you will look nothing but graceful. While the drape of the cowl says elegance and class, the cut out in the back offers some sass! ...
Knitting: Pullover, Skirt
Stylish, chic, and oh-so-cozy, you are sure to fall in love with this super cute cable knit cropped sweater top and pencil skirt set! This delectable design features 2 elegant cable panels that run up the front and back of your curves for a sexy and sassy look. Not only does this versatile set look amazing together, it would look just as awesome...
Knitting: Dress
With a picot lace hem, a sprinkling of beads, fine eyelet details, and sparkly cap sleeves, this romantic knitted dress is nothing but sheer elegance. Knit with a sensuously soft kid mohair and silk blend yarn, it is light as can be, with a delightful fuzzy texture that will have you feeling feminine and free. The dazzling beaded details offer a...
Knitting: Pullover, Dress
Get ready to get super cozy and cute this Fall and Winter with your new favorite cable knit dress, “Sweater Weather”! Not only is this dress stylish, it is the definition of comfy and totally fun to knit too. Featuring a top down raglan construction, there is zero seaming, and you can knit the dress and sleeves as long as you please! The intertw...
Knitting: Tee, Dress
Indulge in your love for lace and all things girly with this adorable chandelier lace dress! This is the perfect versatile dress - you can dress it up for a date with jewelry and heels, or wear it to the office with leggings and boots. This dress has positive ease for a totally roomy and comfortable fit, with an optional added knitted bow belt t...
Knitting: Sleeveless Top, Skirt
With daisies, ruffles, a ribbon bow and without seams, this knitted ensemble will give you the twirl of your dreams. This 2-piece set is not only super flirty and fun, you can wear it as separates or rock it as one! With the daisy lace top featuring frills on the sleeves, you are guaranteed a good time twirling around in the leaves. The skater s...
Knitting: Knee-highs
You can count on everyone checking you out when you rock these amazingly awesome animal knee high socks! Not only will people admire your extraordinary knitting talent, they will be complimenting you on how adorable you look too! This super fun sock pattern features 3 animals to choose from, including a Cat, an Owl, and a Panda Bear. Each animal...
Knitting: Ankle Sock
Treat your feet to all that is sweet with these adorable animal socks! Your feet will be so happy to have 2 new furry friends, or “Pawsome Pals” you might call them ;). These ultra cute socks feature 3 animal options - a Koala, a Fox, and a Pig, with their irresistible poking up ears. They also each feature a lovable little saying on the heel, i...
Knitting: Ankle Sock, Knee-highs, Thigh-high
Get ready to head down to the derby with these super fun and fabulous color blocked socks! These socks are perfect for embracing your inner roller girl, or expressing your sporty yet sweet self. The heart knee patch will keep your knees styling and safe with the extra layer of love and protection it provides, and the seed stitch panels will flat...
Knitting: Ankle Sock, Knee-highs, Thigh-high
Indulge in your love for all things girly and that part of your heart that will always stay young, with these adorable lace trim socks! These super sweet knitted leg treats feature a seed stitch heart cable pattern running up the back of your leg and a faux toe seam for ultimate charm. They are finished off with a knitted lace placket with butto...
Knitting: Ankle Sock, Knee-highs, Thigh-high
Treat your legs to luxury with these fabulous cable knit socks! This sock pattern will not only make your legs irresistible, it is an irresistible knit too! With an exquisite diamond cable and seed stitch pattern, and a fashionable knitted ruffle lace trim, these socks are so fun to knit that you won’t be able to put them down! This pattern incl...
Knitting: Wall Hanging
Add some pops of color and texture to your room with these awesome Aztec inspired knitted designs! These compelling diamond and chevron stitch patterns are not only a treat to look at, they are super fun and easy to make too! Composed of simply knits and purls, you will be amazed with what your stitches can do. This set of wooly wall art designs...
Knitting: Picture Frame
What better way to enjoy your exquisite cable knit creation than to frame it and put it on your wall? Framing your cables is a wonderful way to celebrate the art piece that it is. With the timeless and elegant nature of cables, not only will you add a modern unique flair to your home decor, these artful pieces will never go out of style. This se...
Knitting: Decorative - Other
Enjoy some festive knitting fun with these super cute and cozy knitted wall art designs! With a graceful prancing reindeer in the snow, and a sweet Fair Isle snowflake, these wooly Winter wonders are sure to get you in the holiday spirit! This set comes with a gorgeous cable lattice design that compliments the flurries with its intriguing depth ...
Knitting: Picture Frame
What does a girl need to live happily ever after? Yep, you guessed it, a glamorous dress and killer heels! Some sparkly things wouldn’t hurt either ;) This fashionable set of knitted wall art designs is a wonderful way to knit up your dream ensemble and show off your love for girly things. The dress can be adorned with a bow or rhinestones for a...
Knitting: Decorative - Other
What cuter way to decorate your room than to fill it with sweet little owl friends! These happy little owls are not only a delight to have on your wall, they are super fun to knit too. This set of knitted wall art designs comes with a super cool coordinating chevron pattern, as well as an adorable “Owl Always Love You” chart so that you can give...
Knitting: Wall Hanging
For that adorable little person in your life who needs to be reminded of how very much you love them, the “Some Bunny Loves You” knitted wall art set is the perfect way to show it! With a sweet little bunny face with her purple knitted bow, and a cute little bunny bum with a pom pom tail, this knitted wall art set is quite the treat to look at a...
Knitting: Wall Hanging, Picture Frame, Cozy - Other
Knit yourself up something sweet with with this charming set of knitted treats! These cozy confections are the perfect way to add some some fun and color to you room or to gift to a friend who loves ice cream and cupcakes just as much as you do. The cupcake and ice cream are the perfect way to use your awesome intarsia skills, and adding the col...
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Go crazy with your love for bows and everything girly with this pretty little lacy flirty oh-so-cute tank top! With sweet and feminine details like a lace ruffled waist, a picot neckline, and cable braided straps, this tank top is sure to make you feel pretty. With the option of making a festival ready solid tank top, or a retro-inspired beach r...
Knitting: Skirt
Be the belle of the boardwalk this Summer is this electrifyingly cool skirt! The unique Aztec inspired texture of this skirt will not only turn heads, it is a blast to knit too! The skirt is deceptively simple, composed of simple knit and purl patterns that create a beautiful knit fabric that will fit and flatter your curves. The skirt is finish...
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Sunshine, lollipops and rainbows everything that’s wonderful is what I feel a-when I’m wearing this tank top…hehe well that is how I feel when I wear this tank top, and I hope you feel wonderful and bust out into song when you wear it too! There is lots to love with this sunshine seeking tank top with it’s super chic chunky geo lace ...
Knitting: Tee
What is your favorite flavor of ice cream during the Summer? Vanilla with multicolor sprinkles? Mint with chocolate sprinkles? Plain chocolate? Show it off in this super fun perfect for Summer t-shirt! Made with Knit Picks Comfy Sport, it is not only knit with a lightweight cotton yarn, it is soft, comfy, and machine washable too! The ice cream ...
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
If you want to sparkle this Summer and show off the amazing knitting superstar you are, “Heart to Heart” is your one stop tank top! Featuring two of fashions hottest trends, jewel embellished necklines and heart cut out backs, you will have everyone saying “Who is that girl? I want to know her!” Knit with your choice of sugar cane or cotton yarn...
Knitting: Cowl, Neck / Torso - Other
Are you looking for a fashionable way to keep your face and ears warm this Winter? Do you want to wear a face mask but are afraid of looking like a robber? Fear no more, your favorite new Winter accessory is here! Maschera was designed to keep you snug and styling all at the same time. Inspired by the JUL Venetian Hinge hardware used to close th...
Knitting: Onesies, Sleepwear, Animal Toy
Give the gift of OMG cuteness overload with this adorable baby owl onesie! With sweet little details like the ruffled tail feathers, a knit and purl textured belly, raglan shaping, and an owl face hood, this owl-fit is sure to keep baby warm and Mom smiling! If that wasn’t enough, this onesie comes with a precious matching stuffed Owl toy for ba...
Knitting: Pullover
All you knit is love…do you agree? If so, this sweater is the perfect way to express that sentiment! This design incorporates everything you love about knitting, from colorwork, to cables, and even lace! With the featured phrase in bold block letters on the back in a rainbow gradation of colors, this sweater makes quite the statement while...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Give “talk to the hand” a whole new meaning when you stylishly wear and flash these fun and flirty fingerless gloves! With phrases such as “Be Mine”, “Kiss Me”, and “I Heart You”, you will be sure to surprise and delight the recipient of your message. These valentine’s day themed gloves feature many different style options to suite your fingerle...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves, Beanie, Toque
For times when life is too much and you are feeling in despair, what could cheer you up more than a cuddle from a cute fuzzy koala bear? You needn’t go down under to experience his charms, you can make him up in your favorite worsted weight yarns! With his big fuzzy ears, and large button eyes, he knows just what to do to make your spirits rise....
Knitting: Eye mask
Treat your eyes to something sweet with these colorful knitted eye masks! Whether you’re sleeping next to the one you love or enjoying your sweet dreams solo, this mask is sure to express your desires! The reversible eye mask is 2-sided for double the fun, and includes 10 interchangeable color charts for you to choose from! It also includes 2 bl...
Knitting: Skirt
If you were looking for a skirt that you will heart forever that will heart you back, you are in luck! “Heart Me Forever” is the most lovable skirt you will meet - with a super sweet heart stitch pattern, elegant mirrored cables, charming bobbles, and a playful bow drawstring with pom-poms, you will believe in love at first sight. This skirt wil...
Knitting: Legwarmers, Fingerless Gloves
Keep your legs and wrists warm this Winter with the warmest type of cables, hearts! Hehe so that may not be technically true, but hearts make everything extra warm and fuzzy feeling, right?! This stylish set of legwarmers and mini mitts are knit in the round for ease of finishing and custom fit. They feature a heart cable pattern that alternates...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves, Beanie, Toque
What is sweeter than a cupcake? You are of course, especially when you’re adorned in this cute and cozy hat and mitten set! The matching hat and mittens are knit up with your 3 favorite colors of cupcake, and topped off with delicious colorful sprinkles and a pom-pom. All pieces are knit in the round, and have a hint of Fair Isle for just a swee...
Knitting: Scarf, Snood
Staying warm in the Winter can be a challenge with all of the knitted accessories you need to keep track of. Between a hat, scarf, and 2 gloves, something is bound to get lost in the mix. As the knitter of said items, this causes quite the dilemma! In comes Trifecta, a fun and fashionable accessory with all 3 of your favorite wooly Winter wonder...
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves, Beanie, Toque
It is your time to shine girl when you make and rock this super stylish hat and glove set! Featuring a charming eyelet and garter stitch stripe pattern, and the option of adorning yourself in a big flower or bow, you are sure to shine! The bow set is made with Patons Lace Sequin with 2 strands held together for extra sequin sparkle, with the add...
Knitting: Convertible Gloves
What better way to warm up your hands this Winter than with a pair of fun furry smitten animal mittens! What type of animal are these mittens you ask? The choice is up to you! Cat, owl, bird, or bear, all that matters is that when it comes to keeping you warm, indeed they care :) “Smitten Mittens” are knit with super bulky yarn for unmatched war...
Knitting: Sleeveless Top, Dress
Just as flowers bloom in the Spring and Summer, so can your knitting! No need to put your yarn and needles away with this design, made with 100% cotton in an airy daisy lace pattern, it makes the perfect layering garment for the warmer months! It can be worn over a tank with a cardigan and jeans, or as a cover up for your bathing suit at the bea...
Knitting: Underwear, Bra, Sleepwear, Other Top
Indulge in the luxury of making and wearing your very own fine hand knit lingerie with this elegant and classy 3 piece set. Each piece is trimmed with a sophisticated lace pattern and sweet picot edge, with the addition of a luxurious velvet ribbon bow for function and flair. Made with Karabella’s Vintage Cotton with a mercerized finish, this se...
Knitting: Dress
Put on the glitz and head down to the Ritz in this sparkly glamorous dress! With it’s curve hugging silhouette, scooped out neckline, and strategically placed zig-zag lace pattern you are sure to stop traffic! Made with Vanna’s Glamour, this dress knits up into a super sparkly fabric that will keep you shining as the radiant goddess you are all ...
Knitting: Cardigan
Ruffle yourself up in girly cuteness in this colorful lacey ruffley cardigan! Made with Lion Brand’s stunning “Amazing” color changing yarn, the cardigans beautiful textured lace panel ruffle is made even more interesting with variations of color in the yarn. The ruffle gathers at your natural waist to flatter your figure, and is long enough to ...
Knitting: Earflap Hat
“Owl Be There” is a hat that will be there for you when it’s cold to warm up your ears, to make you smile when you have tears, and for when you need a big knitted ear to listen to your fears. Through thunder and lighting, blizzards and wind, “Owl Be There” will be there through thick and thin. “Owl Be There” needn’t only be an Owl, it can be a c...
Knitting: Tee
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Knitting: Underwear, Bra, Swimwear
Discover your girly glamorous side in this retro inspired lingerie set! The bandeau top (or boob sweater!) is super comfortable and cozy, while flattering your bosom with a cinched front. The fashion forward high-waisted panties feature an eye catching eyelet pattern in the front and flirtatious lace up back where you can insert your own creativ...
Knitting: Underwear, Bra
Sparkle and shine in this super sweet and flirty bikini! Detailed with ruffles, bows, and a keyhole in the back, you will turn heads with your girly cuteness! Made with Vanna’s Glamour, a light weight and super sparkly yarn, you will be glitzing and glittering everywhere you go in this triangle bralette and bikini bottom set. The bralette is kni...
Knitting: Robe, Sleepwear
If you were worried that you didn’t have a cute little white bunny to cuddle up with this winter, worry no longer because you can cuddle up with this white fluffy robe instead (and it will keep you a lot warmer! :) This robe is a deceptively simple and quick knit, using super bulky yarn and size 11 needles. The Quick & Cozy yarn I used is th...
Knitting: Headband, Eye mask
Find your inner kitten with this playful knitted eye mask! It is 2-ply to ensure that it will block out all forms of light so that you get your proper cat nap, and is reversible for when your inner kitten changes moods! In addition to helping you with your beauty sleep, this mask can be worn as a cute and quirky fashion accessory! “Meow!” eye ma...
Knitting: Tote, Purse
Have fun with felting with this colorful 2-sided owl purse! On one side you have a cute furry friend, and the other a large heart that exclaims “Owl Always Love You”. Awww….how sweet. From the child who loves animals, to the teen who is just starting to carry a purse, to the woman who loves cute fuzzy things and needs an extra tote to carr...
Knitting: Skirt
What has cables and shows off your curves? This skirt! Woohoo it’s finally here, a flirty fitted knitted skirt! Perfect for the cold weather, this cute little skirt will spice up your Winter wardrobe and look adorable with those stylish tights and boots you have been looking for an excuse to wear! Knit in the round, this skirt is a breeze to fin...
Knitting: Shorts
Show the world what a gorgeous girl you are in these cute little shorties! Made with the super soft Microspun yarn, they make the perfect pair of shorts to wear while you’re lounging around or to snuggle up and sleep in! The ruffle around the legs adds a super sweet and girly touch, you will look oh-so-cute prancing around in them! This pattern ...
Knitting: Underwear
Did you ever feel the urge to let everyone know how awesome you were, but you just weren’t sure how to go about it? Did you ever feel like you needed some undies to put on when you were feeling sad, so you could feel awesome instead? Did you ever try to explain how awesome knitting is to someone, who just wasn’t getting it? Well it’s your lucky ...
Knitting: Mittens, Fingerless Gloves, Beanie, Toque
Please note that sadly this yarn has been discontinued :( As an alternative, you could mix a super bulky weight yarn with a lace weight sequin yarn (that is what I did for the teal set, I mixed Loops and Threads Cozy Wool with Patons Lace Sequin), or you could try purchasing this yarn online - I’ve seen people selling it on Etsy and Ebay. ...
Knitting: Headband, Earwarmers
As defined by Urban Dictionary, a “Bow Head” is a “woman who wears a bow in her hair, who often has an annoyingly perky personality and may be overly interested in things like her sorority”. Reminds me of Elle Woods in “Legally Blond” or Shelly in “The Housebunny”! Who doesn’t love a perky girl with a big bow in her hair? This headband is especi...
Knitting: Cowl
Why not keep your neck warm in the chillier months this year in style? This super cute and subtly sparkly cowl neck scarf keeps you cozy while dressing up your outfit! This fabulous fun yarn provides an adventure in itself to knit - it actually changes yarns for you, with each skein containing 6 different yarns! From soft, to fuzzy, to funky, yo...
Knitting: Dress, Scarf, Stocking, Costume
This seamless Santa costume is perfect for your holiday events! Have some fun and show some skin in this festive ensemble! The deliciously soft Naturally Caron Country yarn, a blend of merino wool and microdenier acrylic, provides a beautiful drape to flatter your form. Contrasted with the soft and furry Bernat Boa yarn, this costume is quite th...