Month: May 2022

2022 June Cat

June Cat is the 6th square in my “2022: A Year of Cats” eBook. This square is the “o” in the “Love” miniseries as well! As usual, it comes with charts and the written pattern for both the interlocking crochet technique and the overlay mosaic crochet technique.

Shawl Bundle Sale

Last month I created a lot of bundle sales for my Designaversary Celebration. But none of my shawl patterns were included! Sale has been updated: automatic 25% discount on individually listed shawl squares (Ravelry and Etsy) or the bundle deal on ravelry is 50% off when you buy all 6 shawls and use code “2022SHAWLS“.

Pattern Summary for May

I find it really strange that I have only published 3 patterns this month! In my first year of designing I averaged a new pattern every 2.5 days! It was an unsustainable pace, especially now that I have added the mosaic crochet option to all of my patterns. However, it was not a slow month

Repeatable GoldieLux Pattern

Updated pattern to include original large square (40-window, 81 x 81 chart) and additional repeatable pattern for both techniques: interlocking crochet and overlay mosaic crochet.

Namaste Mandala

This design began as a custom pattern for a yoga instructor. The meditative pose shown on this blanket is what I think of as a basic yoga pose but I have learned that there are a lot of nuances in yoga. I read a bit about chakras and mudras and although I find it slightly interesting I don’t think I’ll become a yoga master anytime soon. This blanket is one of my larger patterns. If you feel the size is too large you can always use a smaller hook and thinner yarn but this won’t change how many stitches you make. A personal gauge swatch is the most accurate way to know how large your blanket will be.

Dream A Dream: Center-Out Crochet Square

Have you had a chance to bump up your crochet skills yet? My tutorial on crocheting from the Center-Out has been live for 2 weeks now. I have seen a few of the Tutorial Squares and I am eager to see what everyone plans to do with a square so small. I think I will

New Addition to Sonic Screwdriver

Last year, I drew up a series of Doctor Who patterns. They were originally interlocking patterns but I did add the mosaic option shortly after. At that time, I made a video walk-thru for my small Tardis square (Locked Filet Mesh / interlocking version). And I started making another video but then life got crazy