Two Quick Knits For Winter

Looking for quick accessory patterns to knit for winter? Let’s look back at this pair of patterns – The Bulky Lace Cowl and the Lengthy Lace Scarf. Both of these patterns use the same easy lace stitch and both can … Continue reading

The Winter Comfort Collection: Find Your Perfect Winter Knitting Project

The beautiful colours and warm temperatures of fall are wonderful, but we all know that winter will soon be upon us. That means your winter knitting is already underway, right? My Winter Comfort Collection of cozy winter knitted accessories has … Continue reading

Introducing … the Contentment Shawl!

Contentment Shawl

The Contentment Shawl is a pretty one-skein crescent-shaped shawl that is worked from the bottom up with a pretty lace border reminiscent of the lace pattern of the Contentment Cowl. The stockinette stitch body is shaped with short rows and finishes with … Continue reading

Introducing … Texture & Colour!

Texture & Colour wide

Texture & Colour is a new sideways asymmetrical, or bias, shawl. Like 8 Simple Stripes and Lovely Eyelets, it is worked from one corner point to the opposite edge. Easy increase (kfb) and decrease (k2tog) stitches are alternated to create a … Continue reading

Free Knitting Patterns: Jagged Triangular Scarf

Jagged Triangular Scarf Edging

My free Truly Triangular and Totally Triangular Scarf knitting patterns have been hugely popular. These triangular scarves are easy to work, can be worn as either a scarf or a shawl, and garter stitch scarves or shawls are always popular in … Continue reading

Introducing … the Tranquility Infinity Scarf!

Tranquility closeup

The Tranquility Infinity Scarf is the fourth pattern in my Winter Comfort Collection. This versatile long cowl can be worn loose or wrapped around the neck 2 or 3 times. The k3, p1 ribbing and the ‘mock i-cord’ edges give it a clean and classic look. It is … Continue reading

Introducing … the Indulgence Wrap!

Indulgence Wrap

The Indulgence Wrap is the third pattern in the Winter Comfort Collection. This silky soft rectangular wrap is a truly indulgent shawl to wrap around the shoulders on a cold evening. Designed in a silk and merino DK weight yarn, this wrap drapes beautifully and … Continue reading

Introducing … Lovely Eyelets!

Lovely Eyelets is a another sideways asymmetrical, or bias, shawl that is very similar to 8 Simple Stripes. It is also worked from one corner point to the opposite edge in garter stitch. The same increase (kfb) and decrease (k2tog) stitches are used to … Continue reading