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Reversible Dragonflight Bag Pattern

Reversible Dragonflight Bag Pattern

Reversible Dragonflight Bag Pattern The Reversible Dragonflight Bag is a double knit bag with a reinforced base and two handles. It features a beautiful flying dragon on either side and a spiral design on the ends. It works great as a project bag or for […]

May Flowers Pillow Pattern

May Flowers Pillow Pattern

May Flowers Pillow Pattern My mom always used to tell me “April showers bring May flowers.” The May Flowers Pillow captures the image of a new field of flowers growing and stretching toward the sky. Bees love these new flowers and fly about them searching […]

Tutorial: Joining Afghan Squares With Crochet

Tutorial: Joining Afghan Squares With Crochet

I’ve added a new tutorial which describes how I joined the squares together in my Tetris Afghan using crochet. Joining Afghan Squares With Crochet

Five Years in the Making – The Tetris Afghan Pattern

Five Years in the Making – The Tetris Afghan Pattern

Tetris Afghan Tetris was one of my favorite games as a child. There’s something about making the blocks fall into place in an interlocking fashion that is so satisfying to me. One of the first things I did after learning how to knit was to […]

Celtic Knotwork Pillow Pattern

Celtic Knotwork Pillow Pattern

Celtic Knotwork Pillow Pattern Celtic knotwork decorates the front and back of this pillow, creating a beautiful accent for any home. The pillow can be knit as either a removable pillow cover with a button flap closure or a fully enclosed pillow with stuffing. The […]

Celtic Mini Tablet Case Pattern

Celtic Mini Tablet Case Pattern

Celtic Mini Tablet Case Pattern I wanted a soft case for my iPad mini, and I have always loved celtic knots. Knitting lends itself quite well to create celtic knots with cables, so thus the Celtic Mini Tablet Case was born. It is a nice […]

Flow State Scarf Pattern

Flow State Scarf Pattern

Flow State Scarf Pattern “Flow State” or being “in the zone” describes a person being completely absorbed in what they are doing. This often leads to higher productivity and greater enjoyment of the task. Flow state is exactly how I feel about knitting. When I […]

Elf Hat for Christmas

Elf Hat for Christmas

This year I knit myself a present. Since I often play the elf, giving everyone in my family plenty of hand made gifts, I made myself an elf hat. I didn’t want it to look too much like a santa hat, so I chose a […]

Dragon Curve Fractal Scarf Pattern

Dragon Curve Fractal Scarf Pattern

Fractals have always fascinated me. They are a beautiful combination of mathematics and art. At its most basic level, a fractal is a pattern that looks similar at every level of magnification. The Dragon Curve Fractal is the fractal featured in the chapter headings for […]

My First App is on the Apple App Store!

I wrote an iOS app called Nifty Gifty. It organizes your gift giving, allow you to keep tabs on all of your gift-giving events and make lists of what gifts you want to give and who you will give them to. Nifty Gifty notifies you […]