Patterns

Socks

Baby Life Ring Socks – a free pattern

Baby Life Ring Socks – a free pattern

I designed these little socks over a decade ago, and they have been knit by many a knitter and stayed on many a baby’s feet.  The little “life-rings” around the leg insure that they … More

Bluebird sock in flight, a Sweet Tomato Heel design

Bluebird sock in flight, a Sweet Tomato Heel design

This tiny little Bluebird Sock will appear in sizes from baby through large adult in my new collection, Cat’s Sweet Tomato Heel Socks. To purchase my eBook, click here. You will have … More

Danny’s Bluebird Socks

Danny’s Bluebird Socks

Danny’s Bluebird Socks are on the cover of my eBook, Cat’s Sweet Tomato Heel Socks. The pattern includes everything from the baby-sized version that you see being carried away by a bluebird (on … More

Feather & Foliage Socks

Feather & Foliage Socks

My Feather & Foliage Sock introduces the Padded Sweet Tomato Heel, which curves the traditionally straight columns of heel stitch into a beautiful shell-like cup. I suggest first trying one of the other patterns … More

Hidden Treasure Pocket Socks with Sweet Tomato Heels

Hidden Treasure Pocket Socks with Sweet Tomato Heels

These practical, playful socks are the second design in my eBook, Cat’s Sweet Tomato Heel Socks. To purchase the entire eBook for $20 (read below for more information), click here. Or, if More

Hither & Yon Socks

Hither & Yon Socks

The Hither & Yon Socks are an easy knit, even if you’ve never added beads to your knitting before. I include a video tutorial to make it easy. If you aren’t in the mood … More

Minnesota Moonlight with Sweet Tomato Heels

Minnesota Moonlight with Sweet Tomato Heels

These practical, playful socks are the third design in my eBook, Cat’s Sweet Tomato Heel SocksTo purchase the entire eBook for $20 (read below for more information), click here. Or, if More

Sweet Coriolis Socks

Sweet Coriolis Socks


This design is a fresh new take on my Coriolis architecture, which first appeared in my book, New Pathways for Sock Knitters. The pattern offers a menu of choices for the leg: a diagonal … More

Zebra Socks with Sweet Tomato Heels

Zebra Socks with Sweet Tomato Heels

Zebra socks for babies through large adults lead off my new eBook, Cat’s Sweet Tomato Heel Socks. To purchase the entire eBook for $20 (read below for more information), click here. Or, if … More

Moebius

Anemone Hats

Anemone Hats

 

I have worn my own collection of these hats for years and have grown used to being greeted by curious, suddenly cheerful strangers every time I wear one. The hat has a disarming … More

Cashmere Moebius Cowl – a free pattern

Cashmere Moebius Cowl – a free pattern

Please watch my video on the Moebius to learn how to get started with this kind of knitting which is unlike anything else you may have ever done. Once you learn the cast-on and … More

Moebius Swan Tea Cozy – a free pattern

Moebius Swan Tea Cozy – a free pattern

Please watch my video on the Moebius to learn how to get started with this kind of knitting which is unlike anything else you may have ever done. Once you learn the cast-on and … More

Hats

Anemone Hats

Anemone Hats

 

I have worn my own collection of these hats for years and have grown used to being greeted by curious, suddenly cheerful strangers every time I wear one. The hat has a disarming … More

Warm all Winter

Warm all Winter

To purchase this pattern for $6.00, click here. You will have the choice of paying with a credit card or with a Paypal account.

When I agreed to teach at the Vogue Knitting More

Children

Anemone Hats

Anemone Hats

 

I have worn my own collection of these hats for years and have grown used to being greeted by curious, suddenly cheerful strangers every time I wear one. The hat has a disarming … More

Baby Life Ring Socks – a free pattern

Baby Life Ring Socks – a free pattern

I designed these little socks over a decade ago, and they have been knit by many a knitter and stayed on many a baby’s feet.  The little “life-rings” around the leg insure that they … More

Knitting in Schools – a curriculum guide

This is not a pattern for a knit design, but rather a design for teaching youngsters to knit! I introduced knitting, spinning, and weaving into my seventh grade Humanities classrooms a decade ago, it … More

Comfort

Dardanelles

Dardanelles

All my life I have loved the beautiful word, Dardanelles, which is the name of the waterway that connects the Aegean Sea to the Sea of Marmara. I have finally found something that deserves … More

Island Embrace Blanket – a free pattern

Island Embrace Blanket – a free pattern

This beautiful blanket was knitted to comfort a much loved member of the knitting community on an island in the Salish Sea, where the waters of Canadian and American islands mingle. The blanket was … More

Moebius Swan Tea Cozy – a free pattern

Moebius Swan Tea Cozy – a free pattern

Please watch my video on the Moebius to learn how to get started with this kind of knitting which is unlike anything else you may have ever done. Once you learn the cast-on and … More

Seven Super Skills Cowl: First in the Cat Bordhi Workshop   Pattern Series

Seven Super Skills Cowl: First in the Cat Bordhi Workshop Pattern Series

 

Introducing my new Cat Bordhi Workshop Pattern Series:
Each pattern will teach a collection of “knitter’s jewels.” These are techniques you will treasure and use again and again. Buy the pattern for $12 hereMore

Warm all Winter

Warm all Winter

To purchase this pattern for $6.00, click here. You will have the choice of paying with a credit card or with a Paypal account.

When I agreed to teach at the Vogue Knitting More