Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads
This simple yet stunning textured cowl features a unique design that allows for a comfortable customized fit. The gorgeous and colorful Cast Away yarn is incredibly soft and light creating a cowl that is exceptionally warm and almost weightless around your neck. Cowl length is easily adjustable to work for any height/size, and it can be worn dou...
This leafy cowl is inspired by the gorgeous Cloud Forest on the Kona side of the Big Island of Hawai’i (my favorite vacation spot.) Featuring an all-over leaf lace design that expands into a larger leaf pattern along the bottom edge, the cowl grows wider to drape around the shoulders for an elegant look and comfy fit under winter jackets.
I’ve been making my original neckies for years and selling them on my Etsy site. They are a great alternative to the long bulky scarf and are stylish and warm for the cold winter months. Now the pattern is available for your use on Jimmy Beans Wool dot com. This pattern is not for re-sale or commercial use. Happy knitting!
I designed this cowl a couple of years ago and it has since become my go-to cowl for cold winter weather. It was designed out of necessity, as at that time I was serving as an AmeriCorps volunteer, leading outdoor science programs for Northern Nevada kids. I was leading overnight snowshoe trips out of a lodge at the top of Donner Pass near where...
Knitting: Beret, Tam, Beanie, Toque
This hat was inspired by a friend who, when I showed her the new stitch pattern I was working with, proclaimed that it looked like wheat stalks. From there, the Winter Wheat Hat was born. I just love how beautiful this design is, while at the same time, so simple to execute. This hat is more slouchy in the length than it is in width. For more sl...