My latest pattern is now available on the shop tab above, via Ravelry, or in my Gumroad storefront. Patrons get a free download, otherwise it's $1.99. The pattern is written for one size, but includes directions for adjusting the size up and down and also how to manage floats and tension issues.
It's been a long time since I put out a pattern, hasn't it? A few months ago, I announced I was stepping back from knitwear design. I'm still not really "back in the saddle" but during the technological failure that was Nanowrimo, I happened across an old, unpublished-but-almost-complete pattern on my old desktop, and decided… Continue reading Phryne’s Favorite Cloche
I've got a new pattern up! Don't Cross Me is now available in my Ravelry shop for $4.99, or you can purchase the PDF through the patterns tab at the top of the this page.As an added bonus, followers of this blog and members of my Ravelry group can use the coupon code "Censored1" to get… Continue reading Don’t Cross Me!
Hey, look! It's a finished object!Pattern: Context by Kristen BrineyYarn: main color--Cephalopod Yarns Skinny Bugga in a grey that I can't find on their site, "Geek". Contrast color is Bugga in "Spanish Dancer." (70% superwash Merino wool, 20% cashmere, 10% nylon. Skinny Bugga is fingering weight, Bugga is sport weight). I used a full ball… Continue reading Out of Context
Ignore that frost over there in the corner. It's just hell freezing over. Do you know why?I've got a finished object.With pictures.How often does that happen?I started this super-basic shrug about 2-3 weeks ago at the Ravelry/Pride meetup, and finished it up this afternoon. It was such a lovely, sunny day that I took my… Continue reading Don’t Mind the Ice
When I was a kid, I thought it kind of sucked having a summer birthday because it meant I couldn't bring cupcakes in to class to celebrate with all of my friends the way everyone else did (because somehow, out of 115 people in my graduating class, there were only a handful of us with… Continue reading Birthday Contest!
Chameleon Circuit. Well, here it is. Actually, I lied--the pattern became available yesterday.One of the most frustrating things about working with illusion patterns is that they can be really hard to photograph. I whipped up this TARDIS chart over the weekend, and made it available through Ravelry (you can also download it here and read… Continue reading Now You See It, Now You Don’t.
What happened to this week? Where did it go? I think there was some working in there at some point, and a bit of writing, but I think most of it got taken up with this:Yep, that's right. Hermes and I are back under the same roof! I'm so happy. Except for the part where… Continue reading Getting caught up