I offer knit, crochet and jewelry-making patterns through my store at Craftsy.com. I offer a nice variety of free and pay-for patterns in all categories. Most are geared toward the beginning to intermediate crafter.
Below are some examples of my patterns from the crochet, knitting and jewelry-making categories.
One of the more popular patterns in my Craftsy.com store is this lace necklace. Advanced beginners and above should have no problem making it. It uses only a handful of basic crochet stitches and a couple simple wireworking techniques to attach the beads. Chain stitch Slip Stitch Double Crochet Basic Beading Wire wrapped loops
This hat was inspired by my son. He needed a new winter hat since he’d outgrown his old one. After going through several different styles (beanie, roll brim etc), my son settled on an earflap hat. I made several prototypes, adjusting the pattern as I worked to come up with this final version that looks … Continue reading Easy Knitted Earflap Hat
This design uses polymer clay roses, crystal bicones and pearl beads to create a stunning bracelet and earring set. The main technique used is stringing and the pattern is appropriate for beginners. You can find out more details at Craftsy.com.
This is one of my FREE patterns available at Craftsy.com. It’s a wool door mat that uses the following basic stitches: Single crochet Double crochet Back loop crochet Plus a special stitch Linked double crochet (explained in pattern) You can view how to make a linked double crochet stitch here in a video by Crochet … Continue reading Crochet Wool Door Mat
Two patterns for the price of one! This pattern contains instructions for two styles of cotton placemats that you can use separately or pair together for fun mix-and-match table décor. The yarn amount specified in the pattern is enough to make two of each style placemat. The Textured Placemat design is embellished with a crocheted … Continue reading Textured & Tri-Color Crochet Placemat Set