Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads
Designer Kim Guzman has created a stunning pattern that does triple duty as a cowl, a wrap and an infinity scarf. The Kansas City Cowl, knit in NaturallyCaron.com Country, features a gorgeous cabled center panel plus an intriguing drop stitch detail. This stunning one-color project will kick off your 2012 wardrobe in style.
Crochet: Coat / Jacket
Wrestle a squirmy baby into a pullover and you’ll immediately appreciate the beauty of designer Kim Guzman’s Shui Baby Jacket. Crocheted in 3 soft colors of silky bamboo-blend Spa, this easy-tie kimono style jacket makes dressing baby easy and absolutely adorable.
Designer Kim Guzman has created an appealing throw with 4 harmonizing shades of One Pound. In the Summer Mist Throw, Kim’s easy repeating crochet stitch pattern, combined with subtle color changes creates a palette of soothing waves of color that will inspire and warm the heart.
Crochet: Brimmed Hat, Cloche Hat
From the website: Get ready for fall with this sweet brimmed cloche from designer Kim Guzman. Kim chose the muted Grey Heather in Simply Soft for her crocheted creation, but this design would look equally lovely in any color—from Autumn Red to Chocolate. The sassy bow adds just the right touch of elegance and sophistication.
From the publisher: It’s not polite to stare,we know. But at a recent trade show, when Kim Guzman’s gorgeous creation—aptly named Streamwave Throw—was on display, people did just that. The beautiful combination of Simply Soft® Paints’ watery colorway defined by the contrasting Simply Soft® solid makes a dazzling statement that...
The Evian Vest, designed by Kim Guzman, is the perfect accent over just about any summer look. Knitted side-to-side with short rows, the Evian is so effortless. The short row shaping is ideal for those of you who are new to short-rowing. It’s so easy and, once you get a few rows down, you won’t have to count stitches or rows for the rest of the...
Unique and incredibly versatile, the Strasbourg Vest is the brainchild of designer Kim Guzman. Knit in Country Spice House, the basic vest is transformed by a pleated, adjustable collar. Expand the collar and you can wear it off the shoulder for an evening look. Or expand just the back portion to achieve a dramatic look. Simple drawstrings pull...
From the publisher: While you usually know Kim Guzman for her fabulous crochet designs, Kim has expanded her repertoire to include knits as well. The Kalari baby kimono jacket, knitted in Spa, is a perfect example of Kim’s skills as a designer, now for knits.The kimono jacket design is such a favorite with new moms, we had to include one for sp...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
From the website: One of the greatest joys of the holiday season is the opportunity it gives us to show how much we appreciate everyone in our lives—especially our friends. Nothing could be more satisfying than draping this gorgeous Friendship Shawl around the shoulders of a dear friend. Representing the warmth and comfort that friends bring to...
We are delighted that The Vest has made a fashion comeback. Quick to knit, (no sleeves to attach!) and easy to fit (no sleeves to measure!) vests also make great gifts. This week, Kim Guzman brings us the Richmond Vest, a wonderful example of how the vest can add just the right tailored yet handmade touch to your work or weekend wardrobe. Kim c...
From the Designer: When choosing a size, it is intended that you choose a size equal to actual chest measurement or less. 0” to 2” negative ease is acceptable. The model in the photograph is wearing size Small (32”) with about 2” negative ease. The second photo shows the same garment with 0” ease.
Crochet: Coat / Jacket
Designer note: This pattern is sized to 3X. The finished measurements below are intended not to fit all the way around the body. The garment is open in front by at least 4-6 inches. The garment is fitted around the bodice and sleeves. If you prefer more ease, you will want to choose a size up than normal.