Tag «irish rose»

Free pattern: Mayapple Flower Square

I’ve always loved the look of Irish crochet. For this granny square, I wanted to combine elements of the classic Irish rose, but I took my inspiration from the mayapple flower, which has six petals. This square has a delicate beauty that makes it perfect for a daybed cover or a throw at the end …

Hooking at Vogue Knitting Live

This morning I dragged myself out of bed for day two of Vogue Knitting Live.  I don’t know if it was because of the cold weather yesterday or all the excitement from the event, but I was extra sleepy this morning.  I decided to wear the Irish rose choker I made myself last year.  I …

FO Friday: Irish Rose Choker!

Thanks to everyone who commented about my button choices for the Irish Rose choker.  In the end, I went with one of the small coordinating red buttons. There’s so much I like about this project: I used stash yarn from a swap, I worked with a motif that I love, I practiced another technique from …