Lavanya Patricella

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Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
These toe up socks are knit in DK weight with contrasting toes, heels, and cuffs. A simple textural pattern mixed with a german short row heel makes for a comfy and quick knit!
Knitting: Cowl
This stylish unisex cowl is knit in the 2 color brioche stitch. The pattern is worked both in the round and flat. The lightweight fabric makes it a great layering accessory. There are 2 sizes, a more fitted 20” x 12” (pictured in pink and gray), and a looser 24” x 17” (pictured in green and gray)
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This luxurious gradient wrap combines garter stitch, short rows, eyelets, and brioche in 6 different colors of fingering weight yarn to create a versatile accessory that can be worn as a scarf, shawl, or wrap.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Want to knit a hat in a day or two? This simple one color brioche hat knits up so fast you can be wearing yours by the end of the night. It comes in both youth and adult sizes and can be a one or two skein project.
Knitting: Thigh-high
These thigh high stocking socks are a copy of my Brioche Topped Thigh Highs with regular ribbing at the top. Toe up, afterthought heel, increase shaping, and completely customizable in size. These are a fun knit and the color possibilities are endless! A great multi-season accessory. There are notes throughout the pattern with tips on how to cus...
Knitting: Cowl
This stylish unisex cowl is knit in the 2 color brioche stitch. The pattern is worked both in the round and flat. It’s tapered in the back so it fits nicely around the neck and under the jacket. One size fits most, this is warm and super soft. 24“ around, 14” from cast on to point.
Knitting: Knee-highs
These DK weight socks are my go to pattern for instant gratification because they knit up so fast. Toe up, short row heel, and increase shaping in the leg. Completely customizable. There’s plenty of room for color play too! If stripes aren’t your thing knit them solid, or with contrasting toes and heels.
Knitting: Knee-highs
I knit my first pair of knee high socks when I was living in Philly and getting my knitting mojo back after settling into Motherhood. A lot of people have since asked for my pattern and I’m happy to share it with you! These are a fun knit with simple construction, my go-to traveling project. They start toe-up, with alternating stripes (I u...
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Be the rainbow you wish to see in the world. This is a fun knit, utilizing short row shaping and color changes in garter stitch to create a ray of light in the darkness. There’s plenty of room for creative interpretation depending on what colors you choose.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
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Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This is my go to slouch hat pattern. It’s a simple hat knit in the round that is great for guys or gals. Always a hit when gifted and worn!
Knitting: Thigh-high
These thigh high stocking socks are a great multi-season accessory. Construction includes, the turkish cast on, toe up increase shaping, afterthought heels, and 2 color brioche! There are notes throughout the pattern with tips on how to customize your pair for a perfect fit!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Trick or Treat! Needed last minute Halloween costumes for my son and I, these were just the ticket. I knit both of them up in a day. They are so soft and super cute. Kids and Adults love them!
Knitting: Scarf
Time to push your creative limits with this fun modular brioche scarf. The construction is seamless as you join each panel to the next. The scarf is 77” long and 7” wide with 15 panels, however, length is completely customizable, just keep going with the pattern repeats to desired size. Each panel uses around 40 yards of yarn (about 20 yards or ...
Knitting: Cowl
This stylish unisex cowl is knit in the 2 color brioche stitch. The pattern is worked both in the round and flat. It’s tapered in the back so it fits nicely around the neck and under the jacket. One size fits most, this is warm and super soft. 24“ around, 15” from cast on to point.
Knitting: Baby Blanket
This is a unique brioche blanket and the bigger brother/sister to the Sprouting Brioche Baby Blanket. Construction begins in the center using either the magic loop or double pointed needles. Then increases, eventually knitting in the round on 2 circular needles. The final measurements are a ruffling 31” x 31” at it’s widest points. The increases...
Knitting: Cowl
This cowl has a great texture combining a lace repeat with the popcorn stitch. Construction starts at the bottom and then decrease for a closer fit at the neck. It’s got a great stretch and drape and will suit many seasons.
Knitting: Sleeveless Top, Swimwear
This tank top is very meshy with a good bit of stretch. Knit with 100% cotton in DK weight on US 15 needles, these are great for layering and bathing suit cover ups. The construction is super easy to follow, worked flat, and seamed using a crochet hook (you can definitely just sew it up if you so desire).
Knitting: Baby Blanket
This is a unique brioche blanket. Construction begins in the center using the magic loop method. Then increases, eventually knitting in the round on 2 circular needles. The final measurements are a ruffling 25” x 25” at it’s longest and widest points, with flat space in the center (without ruffling) that measures 16-18” depending on ...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat has a great texture combining a lace repeat with the popcorn stitch in a bulky weight yarn. The hat is 10” long with two size options. Finished off with an optional pompom.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat has a great texture combining a lace repeat with the popcorn stitch. The hat is 9 1/2” long with two size options. Finished off with an optional pompom.
Knitting: Pullover
With the changing season quickly approaching I wanted to knit my son a new sweater in 2 color brioche. This is knit entirely in the round starting at the neck and working down the body, the arms are picked up and worked from slipped stitches for a seamless finish.
Knitting: Poncho
This is a quick knit that will keep you warm all winter. The construction starts at the neck and works down the body in the round. Then is worked flat for it’s final shaping. One size fits most: 25” neck, 62” wingspan, and 32” long.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This is a stylish unisex slouch hat with 4 cables. One size fits most, this will fit sizes ranging from 20” - 24” around and measures in at 9 1/2” long. It’s a fast fun knit and a simple introduction to cables if you’ve never knit them before.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This is a stylish unisex hat with 4 huge cables. One size fits most, this will fit sizes ranging from 20” - 23” around and is 9 1/2” long. It’s a super fast knit and is very warm and squishy.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
I knit these hats up for my husband and son for the holiday and loved them so much I decided to make one for myself as well. These are super warm hats as the linen stitch creates a woven fabric look. Available in 3 size options.
Knitting: Cowl
I knit this sample up for my local yarn shop Conversational Threads using The Fibre Company’s Tundra. This is a soft and stylish piece that fits nicely under (or over) the coat.
Knitting: Cowl
This stylish unisex cowl is knit in the 2 color brioche stitch. The pattern is worked both in the round and flat. It’s tapered in the back so it fits nicely around the neck and under the jacket. One size fits most, this is warm and super soft. 28“ around, 14” from cast on to point.
Knitting: Cowl, Shawl / Wrap
This is a stylish cowl with 3 cables, it’s tapered in the back so it fits nicely around the neck and under (or over) the jacket. One size fits most, this is very soft, chunky, and warm. 28“ around, 19” from cast on to point. It’s a fast fun knit and a simple introduction to cables if you’ve never knit them before.
Knitting: Cowl
This stylish unisex cowl is knit in the herringbone stitch. The pattern is worked both in the round and flat. It’s tapered in the back so it fits nicely around the neck and under the jacket. One size fits most, this is thick and warm. 24“ around, 14” from cast on to point. It’s a fast fun knit and a simple introduction to the herringbone stitch ...
Knitting: Headband
This stylish turban style head band has been one of my most popular accessories at fairs and in shops. I designed this years ago for a local boutique and am now releasing the pattern so you can make it at home too! It’s worked flat so can be made to fit any size, including kids. It is soft and warm. 22“ around, 4 1/2” tall. It’s a fast fun knit ...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque, Stocking
This is a stylish unisex 2 color brioche slouch hat designed with a beginner brioche knitter in mind. One size fits most, this is very stretchy and will fit sizes ranging from 20” ­ 25” around. It’s a fast fun knit and you have the option of making this in worsted or DK weight yarn so let your creativity run wild.
Knitting: Beret, Tam, Beanie, Toque
This is a stylish unisex slouch hat with 4 cables. One size fits most, this is very stretchy and will fit sizes ranging from 20” -­ 25” around and measures in at 11” long. It’s a fast fun knit and a simple introduction to cables if you’ve never knit them before.
Knitting: Cowl
This is a great cowl for fall, winter, or spring. Knit in one skein of cotton and one skein of super wash merino in contrasting colors. The brioche stitch makes a very soft and versatile fabric (plus reversible, BONUS!), let your creativity run wild.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
What baby or toddler wouldn’t look adorable in this little wolf hat? This is a simple knitting pattern done up in a worsted weight yarn and knit in the round. Available in sizes 0-3MO, 3-6MO, 6-12MO, 12+ MO
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Who wouldn’t look adorable in this little fox hat? This is a simple knitting pattern done up in a worsted weight yarn, knit in the round.