New knitting pattern: Pretty in Pink Shawlette

I’m continuing my series of posts sharing my pattern releases today with a new knitting pattern, the Pretty in Pink Shawlette. This triangular shawl is knit from the top down in Galler Yarns Flore II. The pattern uses a combination of stockinette and drop stitches to create the appearance of stripes. It… View Post

Crochet Pattern: Gift Pocket Bear

In honor of Grandparent’s Day, I’m sharing this free pattern for the Gift Pocket Bear. My maternal grandmother taught me to crochet and she used to crochet adorable bears way before amigurumi was popular, so this seems a fitting homage. Of course, you can use this bear to spice up… View Post

Crochet Pattern: A Little Bit of Bling Shawl

Last January, I crocheted some samples for the Kollabora booth at Vogue Knitting Live. One was this shawl. Kollabora was looking for something that really stood out in the booth, and I held two strands of yarn together – a metallic and a mohair yarn. I’m really excited to be… View Post

Announcing Chubby Sheep CAL!

We had so much fun with the Ripple Mania CAL that some people in my Ravelry group wanted to start another one right away!  With the holiday crafting season upon us, the Chubby Sheep pattern seemed like the best fit. This cute little critter is crocheted with about 100-120 yards of… View Post

Crochet Pattern: Chubby Sheep

I’m excited to share my first free pattern on the blog, Chubby Sheep. This adorable character is a very simple amigurumi project. I’ve even included tutorials for the special stitches. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added cost to you) if you make a purchase… View Post