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Category Archives: Pattern Release

On knitting, gifts, and love.

Written on December 14, 2013 at 12:18 am, by

I love the holidays for so many reasons. I adore the celebrations. The time with my family is the most precious thing in the world to me. I’m a huge fan of winter, and love the twinkly lights and evergreen smells that abound. There’s no better time to pull up with a warm mug of  Continue Reading

Fashion Friday: Coastal Maine

Written on October 4, 2013 at 6:34 pm, by

I’ve said, before, that I think fashion should serve us, rather than the other way around. I think style should be something that we define for ourselves personally, shaped by our own needs and lifestyle. If something doesn’t work for you, don’t do it! If you love something, do it! Whether or not it “follows  Continue Reading

FF: Dalriada

Written on August 23, 2013 at 5:00 am, by

Happy Friday! This week, we’re tackling a couple of topics near and dear to many of the women in my classes, through the design I’ve just released: Dalriada. (If you want a copy of Dalriada of your very own, by the way, you can buy it here.) One of the major activities of my classes  Continue Reading

Fashion Friday, Pattern Release: Nantasket

Written on July 19, 2013 at 11:53 am, by

It feels appropriate to end this week with a more hopeful, onward-looking message than I began it. So for this Fashion Friday, I’m offering up a new pattern: Nantasket. (Models and photo credit both go to a combination of Jackie and myself. Pattern: Nantasket. For the impatient? Go ahead and buy now for US$7.) Nantasket  Continue Reading

Introducing Aislinn

Written on April 28, 2013 at 3:58 am, by

Spring is in the air, here in Boston anyway, and this sweet cardigan has you covered no matter what the weather. (For the impatient, Aislinn can be purchased for US $7.00 by clicking here.) Aislinn started with the yarn (the ever-fabulous Plucky Knitter Plucky Sweater), and wishing for some cool spring days for a lighter  Continue Reading

Pattern Release: Alta

Written on March 1, 2013 at 2:57 am, by

Well, the groundhog is fired, as far as I’m concerned. But at least I have several more weeks to wear my new favorite sweater! Please allow me to present: Alta. Sizes: Ten sizes; intended to be worn with 1-2’’/2.5-5cm ease in the upper torso. Shown in size 38½/98cm. Final Measurements: Bust measures: 30½ (32, 34,  Continue Reading

Pattern Release: Afterlight

Written on February 8, 2013 at 5:03 pm, by

As those of us in the Northeast are stuck inside, and some of us (I’m not naming names) are stuck trying to “work from home” with two manic, energetic little boys… …how about a lunch break pattern release to drool over while the flakes drift down? Sizes: Ten sizes; intended to be worn with 1-2’’/2.5-5cm  Continue Reading

Go ahead, knit All The Things!

Written on October 26, 2012 at 11:29 pm, by

Well, kits for my new design Alight are now available at The Plucky Knitter, and Sarah thinks there will be enough stock to last the weekend. So if you’re interested in knitting Alight in the specified yarn, take a gander at these phenomenal colorways and head on over! Unbelievable, right? And until the kits are  Continue Reading

(Almost A) Pattern Release: Alight

Written on October 25, 2012 at 4:03 pm, by

After some delays (sorry!), we’re finally just about ready to go live with Alight: This sweater was designed with the incomparable Plucky Knitter yarn. We’ll be offering the pattern exclusively in a kit starting Friday, October 26, at 9am, for a period of 3 weeks. On Friday, November 16, I’ll begin offering it individually here  Continue Reading

Pattern Release: Trimmings

Written on August 22, 2012 at 12:09 pm, by

I love the smell of a new sweater in the morning! Sizes: Ten sizes; intended to be worn with 1-2’’/2.5-5cm ease in the upper torso Final Measurements: Bust measures: 30 (32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 46, 50, 54)”/76 (81.5, 86.5, 91.5, 96.5, 101.5, 106.5, 117, 127, 137) cm Length from hem to shoulder: 19  Continue Reading