Tess Young

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Beret, Tam
This new re-launched pattern provides 2 versions of the Bryanston beret:
Knitting: Cowl, Collar
Anglebury is a textured cowl that uses yarn overs and cables to sculpt a fabric with sufficient structure to both sit on the shoulders and stand proud. The scallops and the reversibility of the pattern however, also allow it to be worn with the top edge folded down.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Badbury shawl is offered in two gauges, one for 4 ply yarns and the other for sport weight. Following an ‘interesting’ game of yarn chicken on the first sport weight prototype, the pattern was re-knitted in 4 ply and worked fine with the extra yardage and smaller needles. However, I loved my Corriedale sport weight version which I was weari...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Anthriscus is a ‘V’ shaped shawl knit from tip to tip, starting at one end and increasing to the centre, working contrast central section with short rows then working decreases in the third colour to the opposite tip. When worn wrapped around, the first and third colours overlap and the third colour is not visible. This means you can play with ...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Launched on 2nd June 2015 to coincide with the 175th anniversary of Thomas Hardy’s birth at Higher Bockhampton in Dorset.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This stunning but simple shawl features a bold art deco colour scheme and optional decorative tassles. Knitted from the top downin stocking stitch, the shawl is available in two sizes with the following dimensions:
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves, Beret, Tam
Alconleigh is a stylish ensemble of hat and gauntlets heavily influenced by 1920s design. Knitted in Susan Crawford Fenella and with the pattern providing the instructions for both hat and gauntlets.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Lewth is worked sideways from tip to tip increasing as you go to the mid point then decreasing. The stitch pattern is a shifting 2 x 2 rib which works in one direction as you increase and the other as you decrease, this creates a ‘V’ shape in the stitch pattern which follows the line/shape of the shawl.
Knitting: Cowl
This cowl is designed to match the Sherbourne Hat.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque, Hats - Other
This hat is designed to match the Sherbourne Cowl.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Askew is a beanie, to which you can add extra slouch. It uses slipped stitches and changes in the stitch pattern to create a textured pattern that spirals around the hat. You have the option of a plain edge to the brim, a contrast edge or a rolled edge.
Knitting: Poncho
This stunning drape features a delicate simple lace edging with contrasting sash also knitted in this decorative eyelet stitch. The main drape is knitted in one piece with options to knit in one colour or two.
Knitting: Home - Other
’Something to Declare’ evokes the customs declaration areas of major ports and airports, but this pattern has been released during the Winter Olympics in Sochi as a declaration of support for those oppressed as a result of their sexual orientation, both in Russia as the host country but also around the world in participating and non-participati...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Mimizan is a beanie worked in two colours of aran weight yarn.
Knitting: Table Setting - Other
Note, until further notice, if you buy both the Christmas tree and Christmas pudding Ferrero Rocher cover patterns you get 1/3 off the patterns. You will also qualify for the discount on this pattern if you have previous bought the Christmas Pudding Pattern through Ravelry.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This pattern is available via Ravelry, or from Quince and Co. where you can also order your yarn and/or purchase the Scarves Etc. 2013 ebook containing all 17 patterns in the collection.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern is designed as a beginners shawl combining a simple 2 stitch 4 row textured pattern repeat with a 9 stitch 8 row lace repeat. The pattern is easy to remember and work, making it a quick knit for more experienced knitters.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat was inspired by the Prisoners of Conscience stained glass window in Salisbury Cathedral’s Trinity Chapel, designed by Gabriel Loire of Chartres in the 1980s. This informs the lancet shapes, although here they are stacked, and my choice of colour; the stained glass is worked predominantly in striking blues which have an amazing luminosi...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This shawl is worked from the bottom up and instructions are given for two sizes - medium and large, although you can work as many repeats of the 6 row stitch pattern as you choose or have yarn for.
Knitting: Coaster, Sachet, Pin Cushion
Lavender is a wonderful natural deterrent for moths; the dread of most hand knitters. As a result Lavender Bags are the ideal accompaniment to gifted hand knits to allow the recipients to protect their gifts, or as gifts to fellow knitters.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This pattern includes instructions for a slipped stitch heel and gusset sock knitted either from the top down (pages 1,2,3) or from the toe up (pages1-2 & 4-5).
Knitting: Beret, Tam, Brimmed Hat, Cloche Hat
This pattern provides an option for a slightly more fitted cloche style hat or slouchier beret style hat. You start with the band, join it then pickup around it and work both the crown and brim in the round.
Knitting: Tote
The Ferla Box Bag was inspired by a desire to recreate my favourite bag, bought in Italy some years ago and now slightly past its best, in knitted form.
Knitting: Cowl
The Angelica Cowl is part of a set of patterns including matching hat and fingerless mittens.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The Angelica hat is part of a set of patterns which includes matching fingerless mitts and cowl.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
The Angelica mittens can be matched with the Angelica hat and cowl, the patterns for which are both free.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Crowning Glory Lace Shawl combines the Crown of Glory Shetland Lace pattern with fern lace stitches to create a crescent shaped shawl. The pattern provides instructions for two versions; one with the final lace repeat creating a ruffle, and the other with a slightly different repeat that still uses the Crown of Glory stitch but has fewer in...
Knitting: Cowl
The Lily Cowl is part of a set of patterns which includes matching fingerless mitts and hat.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The Lily hat is part of a set of patterns which includes matching fingerless mitts and cowl.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
The Lily mittens are part set of aptterns including matching hat and cowl, the patterns for which are both free.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This is a shawl originally designed for using up sock yarn leftovers. It requires 330m of the main colour and 150m of contrast yarns - the pattern gives a breakdown of the lengths of yarn required for each contrast section.
Knitting: Hanging Ornament, Table Setting - Other
These are quick and simple Ferrero Rocher covers/cosies that can be made to hang on the tree or as part of a table decoration / place setting.
Knitting: Food Cozy
These Cupcake Cosies are an update of the previous pattern.
Knitting: Food Cozy
Worked in DK yarn these Owl cosies knit up quickly and are ideal for charitable fundraisers or as gifts for friends or co-workers etc.
Knitting: Bookmark
This is a simple pencil bookmark which can be made with leftover yarns; mercerised cottons or embroidery thread used double work well.
Knitting: Coffee / Tea Pot
This cosy is knitted in one piece using either Aran or Bulky weight yarns.
Knitting: Toy Food
This pattern uses either I-cords or french knitted cords sewn together in a swirl for the top, you then pick up and knit down to the base on 4 needles.
Knitting: Brooch
Pattern devised to knit cupcake themed items to raise funds for our knitting group which meets in the Cupcake Cafe in Blackpool, UK.
Knitting: Brooch, Toy Food
This pattern is designed as a fun way using up odd ends of 4 ply or DK yarn. They measure 8cm x 2.5cm.