Rock the Pompom

There is usually a back story to my designs. In the case of Rock the Pompom, it was kismet. It happened while I was at VKLive in New York City in January.As I cruised around the marketplace on the first day, I happened upon a skein of Hedgehog Fibres Aran that really caught my eye.  It was completely outside my "color box". I didn't buy it right away because I wasn't sure what I would do with ... Read the Post

Cast on for Springtime Knitting

If you're casting about (pun intended) for something to knit for the Spring/Summer season, search no more.  I've designed two garments for Tahki Stacy Charles that are easy to knit and very wearable. The patterns are available in booklets (available at your local yarn store and online) or individually on credit: © Tahki Stacy Charles, Inc.In the Tahki Yarns, Boardwalk, Spring/Summer ... Read the Post

Add a little sparkle to your fall knitting

 Introducing the Anemone Poncho  with a simple lace pattern and just enough sparkle around the neckline and borders for a touch of bling.  The poncho is knit with 5 skeins of Artyarns Regal Silk (DK: 100% Silk, 163 yards) and 1 skein of Artyarns Beaded Silk & Sequins (DK: 100% Silk with Silk-Strung Sequins and Murano Glass Beads, 110 yards). The Fine PrintThere is enough yardage in the Regal ... Read the Post