Category Archives: Pattern Releases

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.

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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.

Wisteria Shawl – July 2018 Release, 15% OFF

Designed especially for the Gorgeous Gradients Create-Along event, the Wisteria shawl pattern is 15% off the list price of CAD$6. The sale ends after August 12, 2018; no coupon code required. To learn more about this design and to purchase, please find it here at my Ravelry Store.

wisteria shawl

Wisteria Shawl

Inspired by the enchanting Wisteria Tunnel at the Kawachi Fuji Garden in Japan, this ethereal lace shawl is brimming with beautiful cascading blossoms. In a shape redolent of a water lily pad, the Wisteria shawl will drape elegantly on your shoulders without requiring a pin. The glass beads, adding a touch of sparkle and weight to the edging, allow the shawl to sway delightfully with your movements. Scaleable in size, this stunning piece looks equally exquisite wrapped around the neck or worn at the hips over jeans, a skirt or a dress.

  • Finished Size: Size I (II) – 47cm/18½” (61cm/24”) back length, measured flat. Shawl is scaleable.
  • Yarn: lace weight yarn 676-845m (739-924 yd)  – Vivid Fiber Arts Lux Lace or Louet Cottolin
  • Hooks: 2.25mm (US size B-1); 1.3mm (US size 10) or smaller steel hook for inserting beads
  • Size 6/0 glass beads for edging – 229 (301) beads; sample used Toho beads, about 15 (20)g

 

Floral Motif Mitts – April 2018 Release

Justina mitts with floral motif

A delightful companion to the Justina Hat, the handsome mitts adopt the same pretty floral motif to charm. The mitts, with two sizes, can be made fingerless or in full length. They are knitted in the round from the cuff up, with thumb knitted last.

  • Yarn: Illimani Royal I (Royal Alpaca)  220 yd (200 m);
  • Gauge: 24 sts x 30 rounds = 10 cm/4” square in Reverse Stockinette, blocked
  • Needle size: US size 6 (4mm)  – set of double-pointed needles
  • Finished Size:
    • Size I – 6¾“ / 17cm hand circumference above thumb. 
    • Size II – 7¾” / 19.5cm hand circumference above thumb.
    • Lengthwise dimensions are adjustable.

To learn more about this design and to purchase, please find it here at my Ravelry Store.

Floral Motif Hat – March 2018 Release

Justina hat with floral motif

Adorned with a pretty floral motif and embellished with subtle florets for textural interest, Justina is delightful to knit and elegantly feminine to wear. Reminiscent of blissful spring flowers, the floral motif will happily blossom in any of your favourite colors. The hat is knitted in the round from the bottom up, and comes in two sizes.

justina

  • Yarn: Illimani Royal I (Royal Alpaca)  220 yd (200 m);
  • Gauge: 24 sts x 30 rounds = 10 cm/4” square in Reverse Stockinette, blocked
  • Needle size: US size 6 (4mm)  – set of double-pointed needles
  • Finished Size:
    • Size I – 10”/ 25.5 cm in diameter; 18”/ 45.5 cm around brim, stretch to fit 20-22”/ 51-56cm head circumference.
    • Size II – 10⅝“/ 27 cm in diameter; 19½”/ 49.5 cm around brim, stretch to fit 23-24”/ 58.5-61 cm head circumference.

To learn more about this design and to purchase, please find it here at my Ravelry Store.