eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 30 patterns

This e-book collection was created for national Adopt-A-Shelter-Cat Month in June, 2012. $1 from the sale of each e-book will be donated to animal welfare organizations. As of January 1, 2015, $121.57 has been donated to Bideawee and $270.94 has been donated to the Humane Society of New York.

eBook : 3 patterns

This ebook is designed to help you learn to Tunisian crochet. It includes illustrations and photo tutorials to guide you through everything you need to get started, including the slip knot, foundation chain, Tunisian base row and return row, and several stitches (Tunisian simple stitch, knit stitch, purl stitch, moss stitch, basketweave stitch, and fan stitch). The ebook also includes other useful tips like Tunisian pattern reading abbreviations and appropriate hook sizes.

eBook : 9 patterns

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Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Crochet: Scarf
This pattern was inspired by the redwood, a species of super tall and long-lived trees that thrive in the Northern Coast of California. Like its namesake tree, this scarf is ultra long and it will definitely be noticed! Make one for yourself or as a gift and get ready for cold weather ahead.
Crochet: Scarf, Cowl
Warm, fluffy and white as snow, this infinity scarf will take you from building snowmen outside to sipping cocoa by the fire.
Crochet: Cozy - Other
This simple stitch pattern creates a sturdy but textured manicure roll. This pattern is part of the Spa Basket CAL.
Crochet: Scarf
A simple, delicate lace pattern and the soft tencel yarn combine to create a transitional weather scarf with excellent drape.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
This unisex beanie has just enough texture to keep things interesting but not enough to make it “fussy” for the wearer. It’s designed to meet the donation requirements for Christmas at Sea, a program of the Seamen’s Church Institute that provides warm accessories to mariners during the winter months.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Like the medium weight version (available here), this unisex beanie has just enough texture to keep things interesting but not enough to make it “fussy” for the wearer. This hat is designed to meet the donation requirements for Hats for The Homeless, an organization that distributes winter accessories to New York City’s homeless population, and ...
Knitting: Scarf
This scarf was inspired by a vintage counterpane (bedspread) pattern, and is long enough to keep you just as warm. Knit in two pieces, the scarf is joined at the center to create symmetrical, scalloped edges on each end. The self-striping yarn does the color work for you.
Knitting: Scarf, Cowl
Traveling eyelets form a diamond pattern in this cozy, color blocked infinity scarf.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
A single, braided cable adds visual appeal to this stretchy, unisex beanie. Wear the cable at the center or to the side for different looks.
Crochet: Cowl
This boho cowl is a quick and easy project. Mix it up with different color combinations to wear in different seasons! This pattern was released as part of the #PopcornBoxParty2016.
Crochet: Throw
This beginner-friendly ripple pattern makes a cozy blanket that’s perfect for a child to cuddle under. This blanket is designed to meet the donation requirements for Project Linus, a charity that provides handmade blankets to critically ill children.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Crocheting in the back loop of half double crochet stitches mimics the look of the stockinette stitch in knitting. Holding a jumbo yarn with a metallic thread in a different color creates a gentle shimmer on the surface of this hat.
Crochet: Scarf
The stitch pattern creates a warm and elegant pattern that resembles stockinette stitch in knitting. The Tunisian Purl Stitch borders and the Extended Knit Stitch make this Tunisian crochet project unlikely to curl. This scarf is designed to meet the donation requirements of the Red Scarf Project, a program of Foster Care to Success which provid...
Crochet: Scarf
While I wouldn’t necessarily recommend a scarf of this length for a true beginner, the results are totally worth it! This easy stitch pattern creates a reversible texture and the wide and long unisex scarf is guaranteed to keep you warm while offering an array of styling options.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
This simple hat uses mock bobbles to create texture. The pattern is available in 7 sizes from newborn through adult large. Get the free, matching companion pattern, A Beginner’s Super Scarf!
Knitting: Clutch
A hand-dyed yarn and bobbled texture combine to create a beautiful clutch that will remind you of your vacation all year round. Worked up in a dimensional stitch pattern with a stockinette liner, this clutch is perfect for carrying the necessities. Photo tutorials for the bobble stitch and p3tog decrease are included at the end of the pattern.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
We all know an amazing hostess who makes everyone feel welcome and prepares (or coordinates) a fabulous meal. Make something special for your favorite hostess with this easy, one-skein shawlette in sequin yarn. This pattern is part of the 2016 Holiday Stashdown Crochet-a-Long, featuring 24 free crochet patterns by 20 designers.
Crochet: Tote
Crochet bags are some of my favorite summer projects because I can put them to use right away. But, I must confess that I don’t love sewing in liners. Without a liner, I’m limited in what I can carry inside of a crocheted bag. In this pattern and tutorial, I show you how to crochet this ripple bag and how to make an easy, removable, duct tape li...
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
This semi-slouchy hat is a perfect commuter project. It works up quickly and is very portable, using just one skein of yarn. The tweedy yarn adds a bit of texture to the simple design. This pattern is part of the 2016 Holiday Blog Hop. Find the rest of the Blog Hop patterns here.
Crochet: Afghan block
A simple crochet edging “squares up” a 12-petal flower made with a flower loom. The pattern includes a video tutorial for the crochet part of the pattern and a link to another video tutorial for making a yarn flower with the Boye Flower Loom.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This simple shawlette recipe can be customized to your preferred size (or, to use up just the right amount of yarn!). This shawlette is perfect for accessorizing, keeping you cozy when it gets suddenly cold, or protecting your neck in air conditioning. Red Heart Boutique Unforgettable, a self-patterning yarn, does all the colorwork for you.
Crochet: Baby Blanket
The mini squares in this beginner-friendly blanket work up quickly.
Crochet: Scarf
This long and skinny accent scarf adds some color to your outfit with the added benefit of providing protection against the wind.
Crochet: Scarf
This accent scarf is made holding a multicolored yarn and solid sequin yarn together to add some flair.
Crochet: Afghan block, Baby Blanket
This preemie blanket features a simple-to-remember motif pattern. Customize your version by choosing multiple colors or using assorted yarn scraps. This pattern was designed to meet the donation requirements for Knots of Love, a charity that provides handmade caps to patients undergoing chemotherapy and tiny blankets for babies in incubators. Yo...
Crochet: Scarf, Cowl
This infinity cowl works up quickly using a simple one-row stitch pattern and tall stitches. The slightly lacy shells make this infinity scarf a great year-round project. Use it to keep you warm in an air conditioned room or on a chilly night in the spring or summer, or outside during a mild fall or winter day. The length allows you to wear it w...
Crochet: Scarf
Play with color and texture in this unisex scarf. Choose a solid yarn and a coordinating self-striping (or long color repeat) yarn.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This easy stitch pattern and an unusual construction create a lacy shawl. This is a variation on the Ella’s Rhythm Shawl.
Knitting: Cowl
Use slip stitches to easily create a seemingly complex color and texture pattern while using just one yarn in each row.
Crochet: Cowl
Stitches with alternating heights create the appearance of bobbles in this textured cowl. This pattern is part of the Holiday Stashdown Crochet-a-Long 2016. You can find more details about this CAL here, or join us in the Ravelry group here.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
This reversible, slightly slouchy beanie is crocheted in turned rounds to enhance the textured stitch pattern.
Crochet: Scarf, Cowl
Experiment with simple, openwork stitch combinations in this beginner-friendly infinity scarf. In Miss Babs Yowza! Whatta Skein!, this is a one-skein project.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
This simple hat pattern works up quickly in super bulky yarn. Crocheting in the round in the third loop of the half double crochet stitch creates a look similar to stockinette stitch in knitting.
Crochet: Scarf
Color and texture keep this simple scarf project interesting, and it works up quickly in super bulky yarn. This scarf is sized for donation to Foster Care to Success’s Red Scarf Project, a program that provides handmade scarves to college students who have aged out of foster care.
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
Learn Tunisian crochet with this pillow project, which teaches the basic stitch, decreasing, and binding off. This small project can be completed with a standard crochet hook. This pattern includes a video tutorial for the Tunisian crochet stitches.
Crochet: Skirt
This straight skirt is a simple project for a first-time garment crocheter.
Crochet: Baby Blanket
This simple motif is easily customized, making it a great go-to pattern. This version includes pastel circles against white for a colorful baby blanket.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This one-skein crescent shawl pattern pairs well with your favorite hand-dyed or variegated yarn.
Crochet: Baby Blanket
This vibrant and colorful baby blanket makes a great gift. Plan out your colors or use scrap yarn to create a unique variation.
Crochet: Throw
Stitches with different heights create zig-zagging triangles in this comfy throw.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
These textured beanies make great gifts for your favorite mother and her child(ren). Customize the colors to suit the personality of each recipient, or make a matching set!
Crochet: Cowl
The peek-a-boo ripple stitch pattern in this circle scarf makes it a perfect gift for your friend who is always “too hot.” Even when worn with two wraps around, there’s a little air around the neck, too.
Crochet: Messenger Bag
This messenger bag is a great introduction to Tunisian crochet. Learn the Tunisian Simple Stitch while increasing, decreasing, and changing colors. The asymmetrical striping pattern will keep even a more experienced Tunisian crocheter engaged!
Crochet: Cowl
The inspiration behind this pattern was Amy Johnson, a pioneering English aviatrix. Amy set many flight records in the 1930s, and rose to the ranks of First Officer in the Air Transport Auxiliary during World War II. She died in a crash in 1941 under disputed circumstances during a mission and her body was never recovered.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The stripes, cables, and diagonal stitch pattern on this hat will add to the scenery when you wear it on your next hike. The rolled brim gives it a cool, casual look while the interesting textures give it a special appeal.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This triangular stockinette stitch shawlette uses dropped stitches to mimic the look of stripes. The simple stitch pattern lets the mohair yarn take center stage.
Crochet: Scarf
A gently undulating stitch pattern combined with contrasting colors creates this dynamic “skinny” scarf. Working into the front loop only adds the appearance of raised and recessed lines.
Crochet: Cowl
This circle/infinity cowl is crocheted in the round. The stitch pattern creates a slightly angled edge and light texture. Changing colors in the middle adds visual interest. Using a fingering weight yarn creates a great drape.
Crochet: Cloche Hat
The inspiration behind this pattern is Ruth Elder, a pioneering aviatrix and actress. Ruth placed fifth in the first Women’s Air Derby in 1929 and was a charter member of the Ninety-Nines: International Organization for Women Pilots.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
The inspiration behind this pattern was pioneering aviatrix, Louise Thaden, who won the first Women’s Air Derby (in 1929), and was the first woman to win the Bendix Trophy (in 1936, the first year women could compete against men). Thaden had a wonderful sense of style and frequently wore neckwear. (You can find more pictures on my Louise T...
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Unusual color changes combined with raised post stitches make for a hat that is as unique as a snowflake! Add in the interesting and varied shapes on the edging to complete a design as special as the person you will crochet this hat for.
Knitting: Scarf
The inspiration behind this pattern was pioneering aviatrix, Marvel Crosson, who had a wonderful, flirty sense of style. (You can see pictures of Marvel here on my Marvel Crosson Pinterest board.) She was the first woman to earn a pilot’s license in Alaska and was posthumously inducted into the Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame in 2011. Ma...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The inspiration behind this pattern was pioneering aviatrix, Louise Thaden, who won the first Women’s Air Derby (in 1929), and was the first woman to win the Bendix Trophy (in 1936, the first year women could compete against men). Thaden had a wonderful sense of style and frequently wore neckwear. (You can see some great pictures of her on...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This triangle shawl uses a variation on the granny square stitch, making it an easy project for granny square lovers. A thin yarn in spring colors transforms this pattern into a lightweight shawl. Use the same stitch pattern with a thicker yarn for a cozy fall or winter shawl. Let the yarn do the color work for you by choosing a self-striping or...
Crochet: Washcloth / Dishcloth
These circular scrubbies are perfect for removing makeup, sunscreen, or wiping away sweat in the summer. Choose an undyed or low-impact dyed cotton for sensitive skin, or for use with newborns. Make one for each day of the week!
Crochet: Afghan block
My grandmother used to have beautiful sunflowers in her small, backyard garden. Sunflowers always brighten my day - I hope this square does the same for you!
Crochet: Afghan block
I was inspired to design this square by childhood memories from summers spent at my maternal grandmother’s house. Pink roses used to grow on the fence between her back yard and her neighbors’s yard. I think the roses actually belonged to the neighbors, but sharing didn’t seem to be a problem. This center of this square is a var...
Crochet: Afghan block
I’m releasing a new pattern every week during (Inter)National Crochet Month, 2014. This is part of a series of blocks inspired by the Spring Garden theme of Crochetville’s NatCroMo Designer Blog Tour. The center of this square is inspired by the gerbera flower.
Crochet: Afghan block
This square is reminiscent of the colorful hydrangea shrubs that flourished in my grandmother’s neighbor’s front yard when I was a child. The pattern combines bullions, post stitches, and crossed stitches to create texture.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
Join in the CAL here from Friday, April 4 through Sunday, May 11 for your chance to win awesome crochet prizes!
Crochet: Scarf, Cowl
Several years ago, I went to a conference in Phoenix. I stepped out of the hotel just in time to see a beautiful sunset. That sunset was the inspiration for this scarf/cowl.
Knitting: Throw
Underground Crafter’s 2014 Sampler MKAL is a great way to expand your skills or increase your stitch collection during the course of a year while working alongside other knitters and an experienced knitting teacher (and designer). If you can cast on, knit, purl, and bind off, this sampler MKAL is for you!
Crochet: Scarf
The vintage look of the bullion stitch gets updated with chunky yarn and fanciful fringes in this cozy scarf.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque
Crocheting into the back loop of the half double crochet stitches in this cabled hat creates an interesting texture while also insulating the hat, making it perfect for a cold winter day.
Crochet: Scarf
After taking a wonderful Bruges lace class with master crocheter Tatyana Mirer, I was inspired to design my own Bruges lace project. Since Bruges crochet is an imitation of the classic Belgian lace, this pattern is my way of visiting the Kantcentrum, the lace center in Bruges.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The cables on this beanie pattern are reminiscent of a sandstorm, and when combined with the orange yarn, remind me of Frank Herbert’s Dune series.
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion, Baby Blanket
The U.K. version of this pattern for a blanket and pillow set was originally published in Inside Crochet with the name “Sunshine Blanket.”
Crochet: Scarf
This unisex scarf works up quickly using a super bulky yarn. With the thick yarn and textured stitches, it provides beautiful protection against the harsh winds of late fall and winter.
Crochet: Scarf
This wide scarf uses a light weight yarn to combine a gentle drape with a textured surface.
Crochet: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
This wide scarf has an openwork ripple but is still warm because it is long and wide enough for several wraps around. For a cozy look, try felting the scarf in the washing machine.
Crochet: Beanie, Toque, Cloche Hat
This breathable hat is perfect for a fall or spring day. The textured long double crochet stitch creates air holes to keep your head from overheating when the weather is still mild. This is also a great stash-buster project, using approximately 150 yards of Color A and approximately 40 yards of Color B.