A couple of weeks ago…

A few weeks ago I gave you a sneak peek at a couple of soon to be released patterns. One, Plissado Scarf – you’ve seen now; the other – Wicker Cardi – I am pleased to show you today! This sweet little cardigan, just for your special little girl, is available as a web bonus […]

Secret Knitting…..

This year has been one of doing more ‘secret’ projects than self-published ones for me. I’ve been fortunate to have several submissions accepted. While knitting for publishers is fun & rewarding-I can’t share any details about the projects until the publisher releases the book/mag/pattern. I can share some teaser photos-no details-though! So here are a […]

Well, here we are-over a month since my last post…

where does the time go? It has been a pretty busy month so I guess that’s the answer. So what have I been up to…let’s see…… I’m taking Shannon Okey‘s online Designer class, which is great! We started with style sheets and I now have a beautiful new one. The first pattern to be published […]

New pattern release…….

and Mother’s Love Scarf is now available for purchase! First things first – the first Desert Rose Design pattern to be released through Knit Picks Independent Designer Program is ~ “Viviane Tunic“…. “Viviane Tunic” is your perfect ‘go to’ weekend sweater. Easy to knit, easy to wear and KP Swish DK makes it easy care. […]


On knitting – now that “A Danser” is released I’m thinking about what is next. I should be receiving the yarn soon for my project “to be published” – can’t wait to do this one. And then there are the patterns I am working on for the independent dyers. These will be released through their […]