Delicate Crochet – Free Giveaway

It’s a privilege to have worked with the talented Sharon Silverman, as one of the pattern contributors, on the “Delicate Crochet”.  The freshly published “Delicate Crochet” contains 23 light and airy crochet designs, including my Cyndi Floral Lace Skirt, to tickle your crochet fancy. Pattern contributors include Vashti Braha, Jude Butterworth, Robyn Chachula, Rhonda Davis, Karen McKenna, Marty Miller, Katya Novikova, Kristin Omdahl, and Amy Solovay, known for their innovative, gorgeous crochet designs. The new book is now available from  Amazon.com and Amazon.ca, so do check it out and get yourself a copy of this beautiful book.

To find out how to win a free copy of  “Delicate Crochet” (and other fabulous prizes), please join my Winter Accessories KCAL ( Jan 1 – Feb 11) and visit the CHAT—Winter Accessories KCAL Jan 1-Feb 11 2019 thread for more details.

 

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Aaron Scarf – Dec 2018 Release, 25% OFF

Aaron Unisex Scarf

aaron-scarf

A coordinating piece for the Aaron hat and mitts, this unisex scarf is as enjoyable to knit as it is to wear. The oversized scarf provides a perfect canvas to play up my original, rain-inspired stitch design with arresting juxtaposition of symmetry and asymmetry. With generous length and width to deliver extra warmth and coziness, the Aaron scarf easily doubles up as a wrap for chillier places. While the pattern offers one size knitted in sport weight yarn, the scarf is highly scaleable and can also be made with different yarn weights to suit your needs.

  • Finished measurements — 38cm wide x 193cm long (15” wide x 76” long). Pattern includes instructions on how to customize the size; yarn amount will vary.
  • Yarn:  Louet Gems Sport (206m / 225 yd) — 5 skeins 
  • Needles: 4.5mm (US size 7)

Designed especially for the forthcoming Winter Accessories KCAL (Jan 1 – Feb11), the Aaron Scarf pattern is 25% off the list price of CAD$4.50. The introductory sale ends after Dec 12, 2018; no coupon code required. To learn more about this design and to purchase, please find it here at my Ravelry Store.

Winter Accessories KCAL Invitation & Sale

Winter Accessories KCAL Invitation

Vicky Chan's Winter Accessories KCAL

You’re cordially invited to my first ever “Winter Accessories Knit/Crochet-Along” in Jan 2019. Come create your beautiful projects with other Ravellers and be eligible to win fabulous prizes, including:

  • Kollage Square Ergonomic circular knitting needles
  • Delicate Crochet book (with 23 new patterns, including my Cyndi Floral Lace Skirt)
  • Snowflake themed 2-way project bag
  • Snowflake themed embroidered zippered bag

A new Chat Thread under my Ravelry group with more details is open now, please visit to learn more.


Winter Accessories KCAL Sale

To celebrate the KCAL event, selected accessories patterns are 20-25% off for the gift season. The sale ends after Dec 9, 2018; no coupon code required.

Featured KCAL Bundle

Featured Patterns Bundle

Designed especially for the KCAL, patterns from this Featured Accessories Bundle are 25% off. The Aaron scarf/wrap, a sister pattern to the Aaron Hat and Mitts, will be coming soon to this bundle.

Alternative KCAL Bundle

Alternative Patterns Bundle

Save 20% on any pattern in this Alternative Bundle, which includes some of my popular accessories patterns.

Aaron Mitts – Nov 2018 Release, 25% OFF

Aaron Fingerless Mitts

aaron fingerless mitts

Aaron unisex fingerless mitts are a handsome companion to the Aaron reversible hat. They feature an original stitch design of mine that recalls the delightful summer rain coursing down a windowpane. Keeping your hands toasty and fingers free, the mitts let you get things done in cooler weather or chilly office. The long mitts offer styling options to fit mood and function. They can be worn slouched up for a boho flair and are reversible for a sporty ribbed look. The pattern includes complete instructions for 3 sizes and suggestions to lengthen or shorten your mitts for full customization to fit your needs.

  • Size S (M, L) — to fit 18-20.5 (21-23, 23.5-25.5) cm / 7-8” (8¼-9, 9¼-10)” hand circumference, measured just below knuckles.
  • Yarn:  Louet Gems Sport (206m / 225 yd) — 1 skein 
  • Needles: 3.75mm (US size 5) – set of dpns

Designed especially for the forthcoming Winter Accessories Knit/Crochet-Along (more details to come), the Aaron Mitts pattern is 25% off the list price of CAD$4.50. The introductory sale ends after Nov 4, 2018; no coupon code required. To learn more about this design and to purchase, please find it here at my Ravelry Store.

Aaron Hat – Oct 2018 Release, 25% OFF

Aaron Reversible Hat

Aaron features an original stitch design that recalls the delightful summer rain coursing down a windowpane. To complement this fun-to-knit stitch pattern, the classic single rib is added to create textural contrast. The decorative backside suggests a cable pattern and makes Aaron reversible. This unisex hat is knitted in the round from the bottom up and comes in three sizes that can be worked to beanie or slouchy length.

  • Size S (M, L) — to comfortably fit 45.5-48.5 (51-56, 58.5-61)cm / 18-19 (20-22, 23-24)” head circumference.
  • Yarn:  Louet Gems Sport (206m / 225 yd) — 1 skein 
  • Needles: 3.75mm (US size 5) — 40cm / 16” circular, set of dpns

The Aaron Hat pattern is 25% off the list price of CAD$4.50. The introductory sale ends after Oct 10, 2018; no coupon code required. To learn more about this design and to purchase, please find it here at my Ravelry Store.

Florence – Sep 2018 Release, 25% OFF

Florence Triangular Shawl

florence triangular shawl with floral lace stripes

Inspired by the beautiful Iris flower, Florence is designed to unfurl into alternating bands of floral lace. The asymmetric triangle drapes gracefully around the shoulders or neck, allowing you to wear it as a shawl or scarf. While this new pattern offers two shawl sizes (larger size shown) crocheted in fingering weight yarn, Florence is highly scaleable and can also be made with different yarn weights to suit your needs.

  • Size I (II) — 52cm/20½” (62cm/24½”) back length, 134cm/52¾” (160cm/63”) wingspan; measured flat.
    Shawl is scaleable, pattern includes instructions on how to customize the size; yarn amount will vary.
  • Yarn:  Louet Gems Fingering — 4 (5) skeins, or 675 (845)m / 740 (925) yd
  • Hooks: 4.5mm (US size 7)

The Florence Triangular Shawl pattern is 25% off the list price of CAD$6. The sale ends after Sep 12, 2018; no coupon code required. To learn more about this design and to purchase, please find it here at my Ravelry Store.

Another Wisteria

Having so much fun making the Wisteria Shawl, I just have to crochet yet another one, this time in size I. If you like gradient yarn, come check out my project for more photos and details.

wisteria shawl