eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 4 patterns

Having a stash of The Plucky Knitter yarns is like having a knitter’s paintbox. All sorts of brilliant color combinations await. This collection lets you play with the vibrant colors in four accessory patterns using different weights of The Plucky Knitter yarn, including a capelet, 2 cowls, and a shawl. Each pattern uses at least 2 colors of Plucky yarn in some kind of striping fashion; no stranding techniques are used.

eBook : 4 patterns

Archi-Textural is a collection of 4 knitting patterns for textured shawls that were released between January and May 2012. The collection is now complete. Each pattern is also available for individual purchase.

eBook : 5 patterns

A collection of 5 shawlettes designed to be both simple and sweet. Three pieces use lace, while two incorporate textured stitches.

eBook : 4 patterns

A collection of 4 knitted shawls that is inspired by the organic beauty and flowing lines of Art Nouveau. I hope each shawl adds its own delicate art to the wearer.

eBook : 2 patterns

Silver and Gold is a collection of two crescent shawlettes: Crocus and Sunflower.

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Sport a 60’s vibe with this mod stranded hat worked in sport-weight yarn. The graphic pattern is shown knit with one or two contrasting colors. This pattern is for intermediate knitters.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The fourth pattern of A Plucky Paintbox, a collection of multicolor accessories using The Plucky Knitter yarn.
Knitting: Cowl
The third pattern of A Plucky Paintbox, a set of colorful accessory patterns released between October 2013 and January 2014.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A whirly, twirly hat worked in the round with an easy stranded colorwork sequence that is offset every few rows, making bold, graphic waves. A great first stranded project, Technicolor Whirl is fun to make and fun to wear. This pattern is for intermediate knitters.
Knitting: Poncho
A retro-styled, asymmetrical poncho with contrasting garter stripes and slipped stitches for graphic effect. Throw it on for a relaxed, effortless look! It can be worn in different ways, with the side “seam” slightly off-center or to the side. Flashback is a quick knit in heavy worsted weight yarn. This pattern is for the advanced be...
Knitting: Cape
Bellissimo! Rosita is a chevron-striped capelet that pays homage to Rosita Missoni, the founding mother of the famed Italian fashion house (she also happens to share my name!).
Knitting: Cape
The first pattern of “A Plucky Paintbox,” a collection of four multicolor accessory patterns using The Plucky Knitter yarn, released between October 2013 and January 2014. By purchasing the ebook, you will receive an update once each pattern is released. Each pattern will also be available individually.
Knitting: Cowl
The second pattern of “A Plucky Paintbox,” a collection of four multicolor accessory patterns using The Plucky Knitter yarn, released between October 2013 and January 2014. By purchasing the ebook, you will receive an update once each pattern is released. Each pattern will also be available individually.
Knitting: Cowl
A delicate, lacy cowl that pampers your neck with the softness of Breathless DK from Shalimar Yarn. The textured leaf pattern is fun to work and resembles the leaves of the beech tree.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This spectacular, swirling shawl is named after the aurora borealis (or northern lights), the most dramatic light show on Earth. The slipped stitches in the main color of the shawl are crossed over the multi-color stripes, creating a piece full of movement and color.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Who doesn’t love fall knitting? See You in September is a shallow triangle shawl with a lovely graphic leaf pattern, worked in the vibrant yarn of the Plucky Knitter. Knitted top-down, the size is easily adjusted (see Pattern Notes).
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Designed for Bliss, a new colorway from Sundara Yarn. Click here for more information and to purchase from Sundara’s website.
Knitting: Cowl
Celebrate fall knitting with this leafy loop worked in the gorgeous vibrant yarn of the Plucky Knitter. Designed for Plucktember 2013. Find out more about the month-long festival of Pluckiness in the Plucky Knitters Group.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
A dramatic shawl with geometric cabling and a gentle crescent shape. Worked top-down, the size is easily adjusted by adding repeats of the cable chart.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The third shawl of New Lines, a collection inspired by Art Nouveau released between Nov 2012 and Feb 2013. The full collection can be purchased at a discounted price; updates are sent when a new pattern is added.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
The fourth and last shawl of New Lines, a collection inspired by Art Nouveau. The full collection can be purchased at a discounted price.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The second shawl of New Lines, a collection inspired by Art Nouveau released between Nov 2012 and Feb 2013. The full collection can be purchased at a discounted price; updates are sent when a new pattern is added.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The first shawl of New Lines, a collection of 4 shawls inspired by Art Nouveau, released between Nov., 2012 and Feb., 2013. By purchasing the entire collection you will receive updates each time a new pattern is added.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The last shawl of the Archi-Textural Collection, a collection of four textured shawls. All four patterns can be purchased as a set, at a discounted price.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The third pattern of Archi-Textural, a collection of textured shawls. The entire collection may be purchased as an ebook.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
The second pattern of Archi-Textural, a collection of textured shawls. The entire collection may be purchased as an ebook.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The third and last in the Plucky Knitter Series, this richly patterned shawl is a celebration of Barbara Walker’s pluckiness. It uses several textured stitches worked in worsted or aran weight yarn for a cozy testament to the magic of simple knit and purl stitches.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The first shawl of Archi-Textural, a collection of textured shawls. The entire collection may be purchased as an ebook.
Knitting: Scarf, Cowl, Shawl / Wrap
Strands of Pearls is a combo pattern with instructions for both a cowl/infinity scarf and for a top-down crescent shawl (with 3 sizes). Written instructions are used.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This pattern is now available for purchase on Ravelry as a single pattern or together with Crocus Shawlette in the eBooklet, Silver and Gold.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
An airy shawlette with a stockinette body and delicate yet simple lace border that resembles crocuses. This piece is a perfect wrap for late spring and summer evenings. The narrow crescent shape is worked top-down and achieved with rapid increasing at each edge, allowing you to choose your final size as you knit.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
5/31/11: The final version is now available for sale. Three different stitch options are included. Special thanks to all the testers of the preliminary version!
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
The first pattern in a 3-part series celebrating plucky knitters with Plucky yarn. Previously offered as a kit by the Plucky knitter.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
The stunning leaf and diamond geometry of the stitch pattern used in this top-down shawl reminded me of an intricate garden hedge maze, such as the one described in Kate Morton’s engrossing novel, The Forgotten Garden. Three sizes are given; the size can also be adjusted by changing yarn weight and needle size (adjust yardage accordingly) or by ...
Knitting: Cowl, Shawl / Wrap
The pdf contains two sets of instructions: one for a cowl/eternity scarf and one for a shawlette.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
“Oh, Kitty! How nice it would be if we could only get through into Looking-glass House! I’m sure it’s got, oh! such beautiful things in it!”
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The fifth and final shawl of the Be Mine collection, a set of floral-inspired shawlettes designed to be both simple and sweet.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
The fourth shawl of the Be Mine collection, a set of floral-inspired shawlettes designed to be both simple and sweet.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
A fun slouchy hat inspired by art deco style and using the same lace pattern as the Falling Water Shawl. For a fuller, beret-style hat, knit the Large size. Both charted and written instructions are provided. Difficulty: Easy to intermediate.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Nested orbits and shiny silver “stars” make a cabled slouchy hat that’s out of this world.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
The third shawl of the Be Mine collection, a set of floral-inspired shawlettes designed to be both simple and sweet.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The second shawl of the Be Mine collection, a set of 4 floral-inspired shawlettes designed to be both simple and sweet.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The first shawl of the Be Mine Collection, a set of 4 floral-inspired shawlettes designed to be both simple and sweet.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
At the beginning of the frigid new year, I’m already thinking of spring, which won’t arrive for another 3 months to our Midwestern home. These bright lace socks, with their delicate central floral pattern and lace ribbing, are a nod to warmer times to come. Pattern is written for 5 double-pointed needles but is easily converted to the magic loop...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
What a deal! Two different two-color hats with two separate crown choices--all in one pattern. The vertical color work is done with slipped stitches, so there is no stranding required! Bright contrasting colors make these sporty hats fun to knit for your special guy (or gal).
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Fun lace socks with an intricate diamond scroll on the front and back and echoing diamonds on the sides. The lace pattern is surprisingly simple to knit.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Textured diamonds add interest to this unisex cap, worked in rich jewel-tones. Both written and charted instructions are provided. Sample measures 18” around, 8” long; it stretches to 22 inches. For a slightly smaller hat, go down one needle size.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This simple but elegant top-down triangle shawl was inspired by art deco style and named after Frank Lloyd Wright’s striking house, Fallingwater, of the same period. Worked in a shimmery wool/silk blend, the body of stockinette is graced by the “Fountain” lace stitch and a short lace border. The size can be easily adjusted by changing the yarn w...
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Take a leisurely stroll through the woods with this fun, asymmetrical lace scarf. Trees turn into leaves, which then morph into flowers. Because the three different lace patterns use the same number of repeat stitches across, the width is easily customized (as is the length), and beads can be added for extra flair. Beads are placed in the Tree a...
Knitting: Cowl, Beanie, Toque
Looking Glass is a set of three patterns: worsted and chunky hats and a worsted cowl.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
These shawls are simply pretty and pretty simple to knit. One easy but stunning lace pattern stitch is worked in your choice of two different triangular shawl shapes. The single pattern stitch is worked top-down, so you can keep knitting until you’re ready to stop.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This pattern is named after my sister Melody, a lovely person who has never been afraid to do her own thing.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The seasonal ditty, “April showers bring May flowers,” is depicted in this allegorical shawl, as eyelet “rain” falls upon clusters of lace “flowers,” taken from the classic Rose Trellis pattern. Knit in pink for breast cancer awareness, this shawl represents, in a humble way, parts of my breast cancer journey, which you can read more about in th...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
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Knitting: Pixie Hat
This hat, which has a cute peaked top, is perfect for beginners. Skills required: knitting in the round, decreasing, making a pom-pom (optional).