Starting today!!

Join me in participating in the BIPOC MAL sponsored by Desamour Designs! It is running from October 1st – December 18. It is a wonderful opportunity to meet new people, try new pattern and make new friends! There are some easy to follow rules and chances to win prizes!! I have picked out my nineContinue reading “Starting today!!”

Beanie, Caps, Hats

Recently I design two new hats and reworked the pattern for a third. To celebrate the beginning of Autumn and the upcoming election to support the #warmtheline on Instagram, these hat patterns are only available on Ravelry. You can get a free copy of each of these hats, Wanda Hat, CrissCross Cap, and Boise BeanieContinue reading “Beanie, Caps, Hats”

Hello! A little bit about me…

As I remember it, my Grandmother taught me how to knit and crochet. It was tricky for her as I am left-handed. Immediately, I enjoyed crochet more and starting making clothes for my Barbie, and a pencil pouch. My love of crochet knows no bounds. I crochet goods for my shop as well design patternsContinue reading “Hello! A little bit about me…”

Tunisian Shawls! Patterns with links!

 So I have been spending some time creating and designing in Tunisian Crochet.  I have some new patterns to show… This is the latest.. Sylvi Shawl in two versions a Shawl or Shawlette… And the Phoebe Shawl… in Sweet Georgia Yarns, Party of Five and another version in a mini set from Casual Fashion Queen. Continue reading “Tunisian Shawls! Patterns with links!”

Pandemic

When the pandemic first started, I thought if I have to say home for my safety that’s fine more time for Crochet.  I thought maybe I could make a dent in my yarn stash. So I kept crocheting and finished some projects.  Took some time to stop crocheting and type up those projects and sendContinue reading “Pandemic”

New Patterns Available

So, it’s been a while since my last post.  Sometimes it gets tricky fitting everything in but now there seems to be more time while be stuck inside to stay safe at home. So maybe I can catch up on the things I think about doing but haven’t given them to time.  Things like publishingContinue reading “New Patterns Available”

Alert! New Patterns!

As summer is nearing an end, it is time to gear up for Autumn with cowls and shawls. Introducing a few new patterns… As a member of the Darn Good Yarn Club, I enjoy creating items from the fun yarns I receive.  The Aqua Lace Cowl is an asymmetric triangle cowl.  It finishes off withContinue reading “Alert! New Patterns!”

Floral Garden Dress behind the scenes

For the CGOA design competition at Chainlink in Manchester, NH, I created my first dress.  The idea to crochet a dress had been living in the creative space of my brain since I left Chainlink 2018 in Portland, OR. I had a vision and a goal.  The method was Modern Irish Freeform. It all startedContinue reading “Floral Garden Dress behind the scenes”

Holly Tote & Clutch Purse

Just listed this pattern on Ravelry and in my Etsy shop…A duotone pattern of four-pointed stars. The classic appeal of houndstooth is the Holly tote.  Tote and purse are made by stitching a long piece of fabric which is then folded in half and gusset sides are stitch to hold the front and back together.Continue reading “Holly Tote & Clutch Purse”

Mini Mixer Garland

Let’s Celebrate! The June issue of I Like Crochet is live. This is the Mini Mixer pattern, I designed for the issue.   It is a colorful garland mixing triangle and hexagon motifs. The June issue full of fun, colorful and gorgeous patterns, perfect preparation for summer.    Click Here to Subscribe! Don’t just takeContinue reading “Mini Mixer Garland”