New Designs ~ Love of Knitting Holiday 2014

Boy, did time get away from me this past month! It seems like just yesterday that Love of Knitting released their Holiday 2014 issue..which includes two new designs for me! (The issue was released in early September. 🙂 ) Introducing…. Inara Sweater ~ Vertical ribbing creates a flattering silhouette and can be blocked to your […]

“Grecian Elegance” sweater pattern in latest Patternfish newsletter…..

Did you read the latest Patternfish newsletter? I had a very pleasant surprise when as I read through the newsletter – there was my Grecian Elegance pattern in the Editor’s Choices section! Now, I do love it when folks buy my patterns directly from my website, but if you haven’t visited Patternfish – you should. […]

Summer Knitting….

After a seemingly endless winter…I’m ready for some light, summer knitting. Light garments that help keep you cool or easy, quick projects that don’t take a lot of concentration are on my list. Here’s a couple of newly released designs that might be just what you’re looking for when you think about warm weather knitting….. […]

Bayr Pullover ~ New Design Released!

It’s always exciting for me when a new design of mine is released ~ whether it’s self-published or through a publisher. This week, Knit Picks released their Wool of the Andes Fall 2013 Collection, which includes my “Bayr Pullover“. Bayr Pullover is a fun sweater to knit – nothing hard to stress over. The yoke […]

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. […]

Nature’s treats & knitting things………….

Well, now that I’m back from the Memorial Day Holiday vacation – did everyone have a good holiday & celebrate in your own way? I hope so. My dear Husband, Son & I all attended and worked at an Observed Motorcycle Trials event hosted by the club we are members of. A great time was […]