Jo Strong

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Honoring the many publishers and printing businesses (including two newspapers) that lined Nashville’s Printers Alley in the early part of the 20th century -- before the hooch and burlesque moved in -- this is an easy-to-knit asymmetrical garter stitch (interspersed with lacy yarnover rows) shawl that makes a great graphic statement.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Inspired by the Romanesque architecture of one of Music City’s most famous landmarks - and the tracks that run beside it - this sumptuous wrap keeps the chill away in over-air-conditioned restaurants…and on windswept train platforms!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Inspired by the Greek architecture of one of Music City’s most famous landmarks,this fingering-weight wrap is perfect for chilly museums or breezy dining patios.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Inspired by the Greek architecture of one of Music City’s most famous landmarks, this fingering-weight shawl is perfect for chilly museums or breezy dining patios. This shawl begins with a garter tab set-up and then alternates between stockinette and lace sections.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Inspired by the architecture of one of Music City’s most famous landmarks, this fingering-weight wrap is perfect for indoor concerts or twilight picnics. This wrap begins with a provisional cast-on and alternates between lace “windows” and stockinette “walls.”
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Inspired by the architecture of one of Music City’s most famous landmarks -- The Ryman Auditorium, home of The Grand Ole Opry -- this fingering-weight shawl is perfect for indoor concerts or twilight picnics.
Knitting: Cowl
A little bit of stockinette stitch, a little bit of garter. Add a little bit of Spider lace stitch and it all adds up to a great little cowl!
Knitting: Cowl
Blue Glacier incorporates the garter stitch with the Checkerboard Mesh pattern…one that I have long admired.
Knitting: Cowl
Knitting: Cowl
Errata: Row count is reading row 24, 20, 25.