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Chloe Cardigan:A Crocheted Sweater

Hi Crocheters, Today I'm sharing a crocheted sweater design and pattern with you. I released the Chloe Cardigan in February 2015 and it's been shared by a few people on Ravelry who look great in it! Chloe is a hip-length cocoon cardi with very simple shaping. The sweater is constructed from a trapezoid shape that creates… Continue reading Chloe Cardigan:A Crocheted Sweater

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Little Lady’s Tea Party Dress

Hello Sewists, Today I'm sharing a sweet toddler dress I just finished. It's a generously sized 3T midi length dress that could also work as a tunic top for 4T. It's a bit big on my little lady (hovering between 2T-3T) right now, but we'll wear it anyway and hopefully get lots of future wear out… Continue reading Little Lady’s Tea Party Dress

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Thisbe Jacket: Crochet Cardigan Pattern

Hello Crocheters, Today I'm sharing Thisbe, a Boho-fabulous lace jacket perfect to crochet for the warm weather that I hope is finally here to stay! Thisbe's PDF pattern download contains full written instructions along with stitch pattern charts to guide you through the lovely and interesting lace that makes up the front and back body.… Continue reading Thisbe Jacket: Crochet Cardigan Pattern

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My First Aran Sweater

Hi Knitters! Last summer while sipping coffee at a play date, a dear friend of mine asked me a question. "Do you think you could knit an Aran sweater?" How that little question changed my life as a designer and as a knitter! I hesitated as I thought. "I don't know." I said. "I...think I… Continue reading My First Aran Sweater

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Candy Shop Crochet Cardigan

  Hi Crocheters, Today, I'm sharing my first crocheted granny square sweater design with you. How I love a granny square sweater! I'm forever collecting these colorful wonders of happy crochet goodness on Pinterest. I recently finished a tiny granny square sweater for my daughter. The Candy Shop Cardigan sweater is my own design, sized… Continue reading Candy Shop Crochet Cardigan

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Interweave Presents: Classic Crochet Shawls!

Hi Shawl Lovers, Happy news came my way back in February and it's time to share it! Three of my crocheted shawl designs from Poetic Crochet have been included in a new book from Interweave. Classic Crochet Shawls: 20 Free-Spirited Designs Featuring Lace, Color, and More is available for pre-order and will be out on June… Continue reading Interweave Presents: Classic Crochet Shawls!

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Red Heart Yarns: Fantastic Ripple Scarf

Hi Knitting Friends, My needles were clicking fast back in January, and now I can share this fun freelance knitting pattern I designed for Red Heart Yarns: the Fantastic Ripple Scarf!   The scarf is a single repeat of traditional Old Shale lace, edged with garter stitch, and the coolest thing about it is that… Continue reading Red Heart Yarns: Fantastic Ripple Scarf