Category Archives: patterns

Sophistical – in Knitty First Fall

How excited am I to be back in Knitty? I’m very happy to present Sophistical. This is a great loose-fitting layering piece that’s mostly super-simple and quick to knit. The front and back are worked flat and seamed at the … Continue reading

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The Red Queen is finally ready

Well, this took a lot longer than I thought it would. Probably because I stopped to make a load of tiny sweaters and alpaca cowls for our pop-up sale last month. Anyway, it’s finally done and I think it turned … Continue reading

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Queen Street goes both ways

I’m excited to release my newest pattern, the Queen Street reversible cardigan. Right-side out, you get sleek slip-stitch ribs on a reverse-stockinette stitch background, with exposed seams. Inside-out, you have nice plain stockinette stitch with garter stitch bands at the … Continue reading

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Introducing: Sleepy Bunny!

Need a gift for a summer baby? Here’s a sweet cotton garter stitch blanket with i-cord edging and a handy loop on one corner. This is a free pattern; get it here.   [Translate]

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Last minute knitting

Need a last-minute gift for someone special? My friend Clarice made this Bad Math scarf for her boyfriend in just 2 days! She used 3 balls of Cascade Yarns Lana Grande on 12mm needles. Pretty nice work for someone who … Continue reading

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Perfect Ten

I’m so excited to announce that a huge project I’ve been working on since the spring is now almost ready! In celebration of their tenth anniversary, Urban Yarns is releasing Perfect Ten, a 64-page book including 16 new knitting patterns … Continue reading

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Make your own hat day!

Did you know that yesterday, September 15th, was Make Your Own Hat Day? I didn’t. Well, not until just before bedtime, when it was kind of late to start making my own hat. So we’re a day late to the … Continue reading

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Introducing Sweet Jane

I’m excited to finally introduce my latest pattern, Sweet Jane. Sweet Jane is a simple pullover with a ton of style. It gets its modern styling from colour blocking, side slits and a step hem. Wear it with your favourite … Continue reading

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Get into Bayswater for spring

My latest design, Bayswater, is out in the Spring issue of Interweave Knits. It’s a swingy asymmetrical top is a simple, stylish sleeveless top worked mostly in the round in a sport-weight linen. The allover slip-stitch rib gives the fabric … Continue reading

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Anina will spice up your wardrobe

I’m excited to announce that Fresh Designs: Sweaters is now available from Cooperative Press, with 11 new projects, from tanks to hoodies. Check out my camisole pattern Anina, which I made using delicious pima cotton from Americo. Anina is a … Continue reading

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