Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The shawl is worked using brioche knitting techniques but all the stitches are explained in regular knitting lingo. So even someone new to brioche will be able to pick up this pattern and understand it. The brioche style allows you to work up a delicate yarn with larger needles to create a beautiful lacy fabric that is still dense enough to prov...
This scarf pattern makes use of both the wrong & right sides of the linen stitch to create a completely reversible fabric. The slipped stitch edging gives this scarf a soft wavy lettuce edge. It is worked with 2 strands of yarn held together on US 19 & US 17 needles.
The dropTorsion earrings are made with memory thread, which is a super cool cotton blend covered copper wire. These earrings are a win-win-win: they are easy to knit, big impact earrings that take only a couple hours to create. This pattern will surely end up in your “last minute gift” pattern stash.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
The lostCoast Fingerless gloves are worked using the mosaic colorwork technique which consists of single color rows and slipped stitches. I am a huge fan of colorwork and this technique allows for a gorgeous colorful stitch pattern without the tangles and twists that results from fair isle colorwork. It is a great pattern for colorwork beginners...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The carterHouse hat is a gorgeous lace beanie that is made up of two distinct lace sections. The pattern includes instructions for more intricate lace throughout and for a slouchy version, in addition to the snug beanie version that is pictured here.
Knitting: Pixie Hat
This pattern was inspired by the who for which it’s named -- Little Cindy Lou Who. I wanted to knit up a spiral striped hat without using stranded colorwork (which can be intimidating and leaves a mess of ‘float’ yarn on the inside of the hat). As you work the pattern, you will see that the technique used in this pattern create...