Alison Stewart-Guinee

eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 6 patterns

Beyond the Sea is a collection of six knits inspired by the ocean, by journeys across it, the people who made those voyages and by the hopes and dreams that they carried with them.

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Pullover, Tee
Simplice is a simple top that’s a breeze to knit and is versatile enough to go from garden to gala. It is constructed seamlessly from the top down with a round yoke, just a bit of shaping through the bodice, and a flattering peplum. What distinguishes this design from every other sweater tee in your closet is a row of eyelet increases at the wa...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Ballena is a breezy shawlette ideal for year-round wear. It is shaped to drape comfortably and gracefully over your shoulders and stay in place. Eyelet trim along the neckline edge and instructions for making pedestal buttons offer the option of buttoning the neckline in a variety of configurations. This shawl can be knit with Malabrigo Silky M...
Knitting: Cowl
Coralino is a soft layering piece, worked in the round in reverse stockinette stitch. It is perfect for pairing with winter coats and sweaters and is light enough to be worn with summer dresses on cool evenings.
Knitting: Pullover
Marea is a simple tunic worked in the round from bottom up. Lace detailing on the center front and sleeves adds a bit of easy elegance without being fussy. The A-line shaping of this piece makes it flattering to all figure types.
Knitting: Pullover, Sleeveless Top
This tunic is constructed of two rectangles worked side to side. Knit in fingering weight yarn at a loose gauge, this top is lightweight, drapey, and perfect for layering. Pleats and buttons circle the lower half of the tunic and are arranged on the diagonal, rising from hem to waistline. This project is great for anyone wanting to ease their w...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Oleada is a simple rectangular shawl inspired by the waves of the sea. It is designed to be worn in a variety of ways. Wrapped around the shoulders like a traditional stole, or buttoned in several different configurations — at the sides to form a shrug, in front as a cape, or up the front and back to be worn as a vest.
Knitting: Knee-highs
Rambla is named for a wide promenade that hugs the shore in Montevideo, Uraguay (the home of Malabrigo Yarns). Lacey with a zigzag panel along each side, these socks offer abundant style with minimal knitting effort — all the shaping occurs within the side panel. The lace continues to the toe, creating a fetching pair of stockings that are perf...
Knitting: Mittens
These mitts offer a playful way to chase winter’s chill. They are designed to be ambidextrous— with the face on the palm or on the back of the hand. They are made in the round from cuff to fingertips. The paws are made from picked up stitches and are worked from the kitten body. Button eyes and embroidered nose and whiskers give each of these k...
Knitting: Mittens
A playful way to fend off winter’s grip, these whimsical mitts are designed to be worn on either hand, with the raccoon face on the palm or back of the hand. A double layer of knitting in the face section offers added warmth for little fingers.