eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 3 patterns

Beaded Heirloom Shawls

eBook : 5 patterns

A collection of five patterns using Malabrigo Yarns. Designed in cooperation with Malabrigo Yarn and part of the 2011 Malabrigo Freelance Pattern Project.

eBook : 4 patterns

Shawls of Many Shapes, Book One

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Katerina is a crescent shaped shawl, my favorite shape because it’s so versatile. I’ve been wanting to design a pattern (or two or…) using gradient yarns, many of which are fingering weight.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Please see notes below.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Estelle’s Shawl is my second shawl design in my “Beaded Heirloom Shawls” series and one of three in the ebook also available here on Ravelry.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Renate’s Shawl is designed for a very special friend who appreciates the tradition and beauty of knit shawls and, most importantly, wears them with flair!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
One of Four “Shawls of Many Shapes” e-book patterns.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Boreas, God of the cold North Wind and Bringer of Winter
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Raindrops are Falling…. is a versatile crescent shape shawl with a mirrored diagonal stitch pattern which transitions into a lace and drop border pattern.
Knitting: Scarf
Quick and easy warm infinity scarf that can be worn long or wrapped around to make a super cozy cowl! No seams and reversible!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The shifting sands of the desert were my inspiration for this cables and lace design.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
My inspiration for this shawl is Ms. Stevie Nicks. A friend went to a recent concert and told me about the many shawls she wears and that I should design one for her. I’ve been a HUGE fan of Ms. Nicks since the 70’s, so I couldn’t resist! She is the ultimate Gypsy sprinkled with Gold Dust ♥
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Written Row by Row Instructions are now included along with Charts.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Cousin Julie, wanted a deep purple shawl with beads with generous coverage and a more traditional style shawl. The rose trellis stitch pattern is a favorite of mine and I’ve been wantingto try a new shaping technique. Roses for Julie is the result!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Carpe Diem means seize the day or moment! This shawl was designed with multicolor, highly variegated yarns in mind, in particular the incredible colors of Wollmeise yarns.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
I was inspired to name this lovely shawl design, “Wings of a Prayer” because I had been in deep thought and prayer for a very dear friend. What better way to send those prayers than on the wings of a beautiful prayer shawl ♥ ….a prayer in every bead and nupp!
Knitting: Brimmed Hat
My favorite hat style ~ Fedora!!
Knitting: Cardigan
Korinne is inspired by a cardigan I saw while “window” shopping online catalogs one day. I loved the idea of combining cables and lace, my two favorite knitting techniques. I added another twist by adding texture to the body of the cardigan!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This design was knit on the way to Stitches in Chicago to meet up with two wonderful Ravelry friends. It was like we’ve known each other forever and I feel they are my Sisters in Spirit wherever I may be.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
!See Note Below!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A Shawl for Bestemor is dedicated in memory of my Norwegian grandmother, Borghild Holaas, who was a guiding light in my life. “Bestemor” means grandmother in norwegian. She lived to be 100 years old and passed away in 1997.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
My love of the diamond motif has carried through my latest shawl designs in 2012 and ♦A Year of Diamonds♦ is the queen! Undulating lace wave patterns in the body of this crescent shape shawl transition into a border full of diamonds crowned by the flowery edge. Beads in the border and edging add that special sparkle to the diamonds and their cro...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
My passion for lace, cables and beads come together in one crescent shape shawl! The luxurious texture colors of Malabrigo lace helped to showcase the star burst beaded cable flowers on a background of delicate lace. For a simple yet elegant finish, the beaded picot bind off!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Take Flight! is a crescent shaped lace shawl with knit on edging and optional beads. Designed especially for my soul sister in Norway whom I haven’t seen in 16 years ♥
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
In honor of my precious Sadie ♥ A shawl knit top down, 3 panel, half circle with defined panel edges to the geometric border, designed specifically for the Spin a Shawl Group to be knit as a Mystery Shawl divided into four clues.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Leaves Washed Ashore featuring Saffron Dyeworks Odara, a soft and luscious merino and silk blend yarn, is a half circle, 2 or 3 color design.
Knitting: Tote, Drawstring Bag
Two download files are available: The download with the (somepics) in the name has the tutorial pictures only and other demonstration pics have been deleted to reduce the size of the file. If you still have problems downloading, please pm me and I’ll send you a file with no pictures.
Knitting: Vest
Inspired by my obsession and passion for cables, Athena’s Vest Coat incorporates a-line shaping between twisted stitch cable panels for a 3/4 length vest coat.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
I took a basket full of resource books, lots of yarn, needles, graph paper, supplies and of course, beads with us on our vacation camping and fishing trip in June. Fishing on Crescent Lake is usually over by the afternoon so I had lots of time to create, relax and knit. The last 2 designs created in the prior years have proven very successful so...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Kara’s Shawl is a crescent shape shawl with cables and lace diagonal stripes in the body of the shawl that flow into the delicate beaded border also designed with cables and lace.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Kamile was inspired by my desire to create a half round beaded lace shawl using the incredible colors of Wollmeise yarn.
Knitting: Tote, Purse
The Sonora Bag was inspired by my obsession for pockets. An extremely versatile pattern to combine the bag sizes, exterior pockets, interior pockets, hidden pockets and color combination.
Knitting: Purse
The Greek Key Bag is designed for the Getaway in Greece ebook in cooperation with Malabrigo Yarn using Malabrigo, merino worsted, a buttery soft yarn!
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
Kallisto, is a bolero designed for the Getaway in Greece ebook, made in cooperation with Malabrigo Yarn.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
A lace and cable pattern makes these fingerless mitts stretchy and light for those cool spring or summer days and nights.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Lucretia is a lovely, warm shawl design for those chilly, breezy days and is designed for the Getaway in Greece ebook in cooperation with Malabrigo Yarn.
Knitting: Scarf, Cowl, Beanie, Toque
Zeus, a Fisher’s Hat & Scarf or Cowl Set is designed for the Getaway in Greece ebook in cooperation with Malabrigo Yarn, using Malabrigo Rios, a machine washable worsted weight yarn.
Knitting: Cowl, Cloche Hat
Gudrun, Valkyrie from Norse Mythology, fell tragically in love with a mortal hero who died on the battle field.
Knitting: Pullover
Brunhilde, Leader of the Valkyries and most beautiful according to Norse Mythology.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Dedicated to my Aunt Aase in Norway.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A light breezy shawl for day or evening wear, sparkling with beads throughout the shawl, flowing into the border, or just a few beads in the border. The versatile crescent shape can be worn many different ways and is the perfect accessory for those chilly spring days and cool summer nights.
Knitting: Cowl
A complete set to mix and match as you please. An easy 4 row/round pattern to memorize and a variety of sizes to choose from. Nice warm texture adds to the simplicity of the pattern.
Knitting: Mittens, Fingerless Gloves
A warm stretchy pattern with one or two button flap at the wrist. The sizes are obtained by changing needle size between the XS and Small and between the Medium and Large. A great one skein project!
Knitting: Cowl, Beanie, Toque, Cloche Hat
A multi-size Cloche’, Cap & Neckwarmer set to mix and match for gift giving and can be worn Rain or Shine!
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
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Knitting: Purse
An ornate celtic knot, cabled sides and cabled shoulder straps showcase this felted bag.
Knitting: Scarf, Cowl
Diamonds cascade up/down the scarf reminiscent of a stream with cables rippling and connecting the diamonds. Why not add a little sparkle to the cowl by adding some beads.
Knitting: Scarf, Cowl, Shawl / Wrap
Easy lace and cable pattern resembles intertwining ribbons. Add some beads to the cowl for a little flair!
Knitting: Glasses Case
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Knitting: Cardigan
A feather and fan pattern made into a lightweight summer cardi.
Knitting: Cloche Hat
After many, many hats, I found the combination of yarn, stitch counts and colors to achieve the shape and style I wanted. The bulky yarn makes a very firm felted hat and warm.
Knitting: Tote
This bag is perfect for your laptop and accessories or for heading to the market. Color opportunities are endless and a great way of using partial skeins.
Knitting: Purse
This is a pattern for a felted bag, so gauge is not extremely important. There are variations included for using different kinds of yarns and combination of colors.