Thursday, August 06, 2020

Eternal Flame MCAL


Eternal Flame is a crescent shape shawl, worked top down from the center. The crescent shape makes this shawl very versatile and easy to wear. This shawl is designed with a dramatic edging and plenty of beads all over the shawl (but if beads are not for you, then you can omit them all together). 

This shawl can be worked in any weight of yarn. Pattern includes charts and written directions. As with all my other patterns, this pattern comes with charts and row-by-row written direction in US crochet term. You can work entirely from the written direction or from the charts alone. 

Note: Eternal Flame is a lovely Hybrid Tea Rose with very large, 5 in. across (12 cm), full, classically shaped, high-centered, soft yellow flowers, packed with up to 40 petals that unfold beautifully. 

Yarn: Any weight of yarn. 

Yardage needed: Flexible. 
For lace weight: at least 1 x 100 gram. 
For fingering: at least 1 x 100 gram. 
For DK / worsted: at least 2 x 100 gram.

Hook: Depend on your yarn and preference. 

Notions: removable stitch marker. 

Beads: You need approximately 150 pcs/100 meter (110 yards) of yarn (e.g: you need about 600 pcs for 1 skein of 400 meter (440 yards) of fingering weight yarn). 

Level: Intermediate 

Gauge: Flexible

Finished measurements: Depend on the yarn and hook you are using. 

The Mystery CAL is divided into 6 Clues published every Thursday starting on September 3rd 2020
1st Clue: September 3rd 
2nd Clue: September 17th 
3rd Clue: September 24th 
4th Clue: October 1st 

To participate into “Eternal Flame” Mystery CAL, you can buy the clues only for USD 6,- or the e-book for USD 18,- Payment by Paypal and delivery by Ravelry, no accounts required. Credit cards accepted. 

Eternal Flame Pattern
USD 6,-
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Shawl Collection to Crochet 4 (consist of 4 patterns: It Calls Me, Fields of Clover, Eternal Flame, Future Pattern in 2021)
USD 18,-

Project Set-up
- Once you bought the pattern or the e-book, you’ll receive a notification every time a new clue is uploaded. 
- You also need to check from time to time for tips, additional information or revision in Group Chat
- On your Ravelry Project Page: Click photo, then choose slurp from web, copy and paste this link: https://images4-g.ravelrycache.com/uploads/lprajogo/721366264/Eternal_Flame_MKAL_medium2.jpg
- To respect the other participants, do not post SPOILER in other thread/forum except the SPOILER thread until 2 weeks after the last clue.
- Use the hashtag EternalFlameMCAL on Ravelry, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter. 

Additional Information
At the end of the MCAL, the participants will receive a copy of the complete pattern at no additional cost. Pattern is protected by copyright, so participants in the MCAL are required to not distribute copies of the clues or copies of the whole pattern.


Sunday, June 07, 2020

FO: Outlander

When I was looking for something, I stumbled across a finished shawl that I had not had opportunity to take photo. It is a sample that I made in 2016 for my Outlander shawl pattern. This shawl is so pretty, light and drapey, because it is made from these luxurious fiber: Alpaca, silk and linen. Sprinkled with glass beads all over the shawl to give a nice bling.

If you want it, go to my Etsy shop.

Note: My monitor shows the shawl lighter than the actual color. I posted the yarn as well to compare in the last photo.








Pattern: Outlander 
Materials: Rendezvous Timeless (440 yd/100g skein; 75% Alpaca / 20% Silk / 25% Linen) in Roger colorway 
Quantity: 1 skein 
Beads: Toho Gold Luster Transparent Pink Size 6 
Hook: 3.75 mm 
Start Date: 5 May 2016 
Finish Date: 15 May 2016 
Finished Size on Blocking Board: Wingspan: 115 cm / 45” ; Depth: 55 cm / 22”





Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Bridge to Terabithia MKAL


Bridge to Terabithia is a crescent shaped shawl worked from the bottom up. The shawl generous length is perfect for many styling options. This shawl is designed to be knit in fingering or heavy fingering yarns adorned with beads (if beads are not for you, then you can omit them all together). The pattern is worked on the both the wrong and right sides. Pattern includes charts and written directions. I also include instructions on where to place the beads.


Suggested yarn: Rendezvous Silky Gradient

Yardage needed for size 1 (2, 3, 4):
Fingering or Heavy fingering weight yarn 380 (535, 770, 850) yard / 350 (490, 700, 770) meter. 

Finished Sizes (Relaxed):
Wingspan: 61 (73, 87, 90)” / 155 (185, 220, 230) cm
Depth: 12.5 (15, 18.5, 20)” / 32 (39, 47, 50) cm

Needle:
Size 5 US / 3.75 mm circular needle, at least 24” / 60 cm long.
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions: Tapestry needle, blocking pins, size 14 US / 0.75 mm steel crochet hook for beads (optional), stitch markers, 246 (306, 378, 402) pcs size 6/0 seed beads (optional).

Level: Intermediate

Schedule:
1st Clue: April 30th, 2020
2nd Clue: May 7th, 2020
3rd Clue: May 14th, 2020
4th Clue: May 21st, 2020
5th Clue: May 28th, 2020
6th Clue: June 4th, 2020

To participate, you can buy the clues only for USD 5,- or the e-book for USD 15,- consist of this pattern and 3 other patterns (Twist, Something in The Rain, future pattern). Payment by Paypal and delivery by Ravelry, no accounts required. Credit cards accepted.

Bridge to Terabithia pattern only
USD 5
add to cart



Shawl Collection to Knit 7 e-book
USD 15
add to cart



Bridge to Terabithia KIT

Size

For this Kit, your will receive:
- One (1) or Two (2) skein(s) of Rendezvous Silky Gradient (50% Merino / 50% Silk) - 383 yards/350 meter/100g/skein enough to make size 1 or size 3. 
- Size 6 Toho/Miyuki glass seed beads enough to complete the project.
- Pattern is NOT INCLUDED in this kit. You need to buy separately in Ravelry or my blog.

Payment by Paypal, no accounts required. Credit cards accepted. Shipping is FREE (please make sure to update your shipping address in Paypal). Please allow 10 - 21 days (30 - 45 days for Canada) to reach your hand.

Latest date to order: March 5th, 2020.
You can order later than this date if the kit is still available, but I am afraid it might not reach you on time for the MKAL.

Target shipping date: March 19th, 2020.

Project Set-up:
- Once you bought the pattern or the e-book, you’ll receive a notification every time a new clue is uploaded. You also need to SIGN UP here, and check from time to time for tips, additional information or revision.
- On your Ravelry Project Page: Click photo, then choose slurp from web, copy and paste this link: 
https://images4-g.ravelrycache.com/uploads/lprajogo/681989866/Bridge_to_Terabithia_with_yarn_and_text_medium2.jpg.
Use this image as a first photo of your project page. To respect the other participants, do not post SPOILER in other thread/forum except the SPOILER thread until 2 weeks after the last clue.
- Use the tag BridgeToTerabithiaMKAL on Ravelry, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter.

Additional Information:
At the end of the MKAL, the participants will receive a copy of the complete pattern at no additional cost. Pattern is protected by copyright, so participants in the MKAL are required to not distribute copies of the clues or copies of the whole pattern.



Info about the yarn for the Kit:
Weight: Heavy Fingering
Fibers: 50% Merino/50% Silk
Yardage/Weight: approx. 350 m / 383 yards / 100g
Hand Wash/lay flat to dry using bleach-free detergent.
May bleed slightly upon first wash.



Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Reflection Cowl Crochet Pattern For Sale

This pattern is the crochet version of Reflection Cowl Knitting Pattern. I have done 2 versions, crocheted in DK weight yarn and in fingering weight yarn.



Reflection is a stunning cowl with cable pattern and interesting construction. Work flat first then in the round and requires no seaming or grafting. Perfect gift for your love one or you can keep it for yourself. Pattern includes charts and row by row written directions. 

Suggested yarn: DK weight 
Yardage needed for sizes S (L)
Color A: 200 (400) yards / 180 (360) m. 
Color B: 200 (400) yards / 180 (380) m. 

Finished Sizes (Relaxed)
Circumference: 22 (30)“ / 56 (75) cm. 
Height: adjustable 

Hook: 5.00 mm 
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge. 

Notions: Tapestry needle, blocking pins, removable stitch markers. 
Level: Advanced 
Total pages: 10


Detailed Information of The Sample Above
Pattern: Reflection (Crochet) 
Materials: Rendezvous Cashmere DK (200 yd/50g/skein; 100% Cashmere) in OOAK No. 272 (1 skein) and OOAK no. 277 (1 skein) 
Beads: No bead 
Hook: 5 mm 
Start Date: 25 October 2019
Finish Date: 1 November 2019 
Finished Size: Circumference: 22” / 56 cm.


Detailed Information of The Sample Above: 
Pattern: Reflection (Crochet) 
Materials: Rendezvous Precious (440 yd/100g/skein; 80% Superwash Merino 20% Cashmere) in Fortune (1 skein) and Lucky (1 skein) - Leftover from Fields of Clover 
Beads: No bead 
Hook: 4.5mm 
Start Date: 3 November 2019 
Finish Date: 10 November 2019 
Finished Size: Circumference: 26” / 65.5 cm. 

Reflection Crochet Pattern 
USD 5,- 
 

Monday, February 17, 2020

Reflection Cowl Knitting Pattern for Sale

This is the reveal of Reflection Cowl MKAL that I had on December 2019. I made 2 samples using this pattern. The smallest size and the largest size.


Reflection is a stunning cowl with cable pattern and interesting construction. Work flat first then in the round on a circular needle and requires no seaming or grafting. Perfect gift for your love one or you can keep it for yourself. Pattern includes charts and row by row written directions. 

Suggested yarn: DK weight 

Yardage needed for sizes S (M, L)
Color A: 100 (150, 200) yards / 90 (135, 180) m. 
Color B: 100 (150, 200) yards / 90 (135, 180) m. 

Finished Sizes (Relaxed)
Circumference: 20 (23.5, 27.5)“ / 50 (60, 70) cm. 
Height: adjustable 

Needle
Size 6 US / 4.00 mm circular needle, at least 16” / 40 cm long. 
Size 10 US / 6.00 mm circular needle, at least 16” / 40 cm long (or any needle bigger than 4.5 mm) for cast-on. 
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge. 

Notions: Tapestry needle, blocking pins, 3 stitch markers. 

Level: Intermediate.

Total Pages: 12



Detailed Information of The Sample Above: 
Pattern: Reflection (Knit) size L 
Materials: Rendezvous Cashmere DK (200 yd/50g/skein; 100% Cashmere) in I’m Traveled-sized for Your Convenience (1 skein) and Reflect Before You Snack (1 skein) 
Beads: No bead 
Needle: 4mm and 6mm 
Start Date: 21 Nov 2019 
Finish Date: 25 Nov 2019 
Finished Size: Circumference 27.5” / 70 cm


Detailed Information of The Sample Above
Pattern: Reflection (Knit) size S 
Materials: Rendezvous Cashmere DK (200 yd/50g/skein; 100% Cashmere) in OOAK No. 274 (0.5 skein) and OOAK no. 275 (0.5 skein) 
Beads: No bead Needle: 4mm and 6mm 
Start Date: 31 July 2019 
Finish Date: 10 Sept 2019 
Finished Size: Circumference 20” / 50 cm

Reflection (Knit) Pattern
USD 5,-


Saturday, February 15, 2020

Fields of Clover Crochet Pattern for Sale

This is the reveal of Fields of Clover MCAL that I had on October 2019. I made 2 samples using this pattern. The smallest size and the largest size. In this pattern I tried my hand on mosaic crochet technique. I must say that I am quite pleased with the result.



Fields of Clover is an asymmetric triangle shaping on a bias. This shawl is designed to be crocheted in 2 colors adorned with beads and lucky charms (if beads/lucky charms are not for you, then you can omit them all together). Pattern includes charts and written directions. As with all my other patterns, this pattern comes with row-by-row written direction in US crochet term and charts. 

Material for Size M (L, XL): 
Note about the size: The smallest size is M because I thought my smallest sample not that small, however some people is disagree. So, please see the finished measurement below to avoid miss-understanding.
Fingering weight yarn 
Color A (Light Color): 440 (880, 1320) yards / 400 (800, 1200) m. 
Color B (Dark Color): 440 (880, 1320) yards / 400 (800, 1200) m. 

Hook: 4.50 mm (G) 0.75 mm (14 US) steel crochet hook for beads (optional). 

Notion: Removable stitch markers or scrap yarn 215 (426, 718) size 6/0 seed beads 30 (40, 50) pcs of lucky charms (optional) 

Level: Advanced 

Finished measurements
Wingspan: 63 (86.5, 110)“ / 160 (220, 280) cm. 
Length at center back: 22.5 (34.5, 45.5)” / 60 (88, 116) cm. 

Total Pages: 28 
Size M: Print page 1 - 7, 12 - 15, 24, 27, 28. 
Size L: Print page 1 - 9, 16 - 19, 25, 27, 28. 
Size XL: Print page 1 - 11, 20 - 23, 26 - 28.


Detailed Information of The Sample Above 
Pattern: Fields of Clover size XL 
Materials: Rendezvous Precious (440 yd/100g/skein; 80% Superwash Merino 20% Cashmere) in Fortune (2.5 skeins) and Lucky (2.5 skein)  
Beads: Miyuki Seed Bead 6/0 Matte Metallic Khaki Iris 
Hook: 4.5 mm 
Start Date: 11 September 2019 
Finish Date: 14 October 2019 
Finished Size: Wingspan 110” / 280 cm ; Depth: 45.5” / 116 cm.



Detailed Information of The Sample Above 
Pattern: Fields of Clover size M 
Materials: Rendezvous Precious (440 yd/100g/skein; 80% Superwash Merino 20% Cashmere) in OOAK no 264 (1 skein) and OOAK no 271 (1 skein) 
Beads: No bead 
Needle: 4.5 mm 
Start Date: 8 June 2019 
Finish Date: 9 July 2019 
Finished Size: Wingspan 63” / 160 cm ; Depth: 22.3” / 60 cm.

Fields of Clover Pattern
USD 6,-

Shawl Collection to Crochet
USD 18,-

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Something in The Rain Knitting Pattern for Sale

This is the reveal of Something in The Rain MKAL that I had on June 20th - August 1st 2019. This is the second MKAL in year 2019 and the second of the Shawl Collection to Knit ebook no 7. I love love love this shawl. It has amazing texture and lots of beads. Since it is made of 50% wool and 50% silk, it also has nice sheen and amazing drape. For the sample shown below, I used petal (mauve) and cloudy (blue) colorway. 




Something in The Rain is an asymmetric triangle shaping on a bias, thus creating a long crescent shaped shawl. The shawl generous length is perfect for many styling options. This shawl is designed to be knit in fingering or heavy fingering yarns in 2 colors adorned with plenty of beads (if beads are not for you, then you can omit them all together). Pattern includes charts and written directions. 

Suggested yarn: Fingering or Heavy fingering 

Yardage needed for sizes 1 (2, 3):
Yarn A: 330 (380, 440) yards / 300 (350, 400) m. 
Yarn B: 275 (340, 410) yards / 250 (310, 375) m. 

Beads (6/0 seed beads) - Optional: 748 (852, 956) pcs. 

Finished Sizes (Relaxed)
Wingspan: 81 (90, 98)” / 205 (230, 250) cm. 
Depth: 21 (23, 25)” / 54 (59, 65) cm. 

Needle
Size 5 US / 3.75 mm circular needle, at least 24” / 60 cm long. 
Size 7 US / 4.50 mm circular needle, at least 24” / 60 cm long. 
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge. 

Notions: Tapestry needle, blocking pins, size 14 US / 0.75 mm steel crochet hook for beads (optional), stitch markers. 

Level: Intermediate. 

Total Pages: 21 




Detailed Information of The Sample 
Pattern: Something in The Rain 
Materials: Rendezvous Silky (383 yd/100g/skein; 50% Superwash Merino 50% Silk) in Petal (1 skein) and Cloudy (1 skein) colorway 
Beads: Miyuki 6/0 Mettalic Dark Bronze seed beads  
Needle: 3.75 mm and 4.5 mm Circular Needle 
Start Date: 6 April 2019 
Finish Date: 13 May 2019 
Finished Size: Wingspan 90” / 230 cm ; Depth: 23” / 59 cm

Something in The Rain Pattern 
USD 5,- 

 Shawl Collection to Knit 7 
(consist of 4 patterns including this one) 
USD 15,- 
add to cart


Sunday, December 15, 2019

Twist Knitting Pattern for Sale

This is the reveal of Twist MKAL that I had on March - April 2019. This is the first MKAL in year 2019 and the first of the Shawl Collection to Knit ebook no 7. It had a lot of twisted stitches and cable, hence the name. For this pattern I used gradient color and use the lighter color first. Since the pattern is done bottom up, I get the lighter color on the edging. I love the frosty effects. 

Twist is a long crescent shaped shawl worked from the bottom up. The shawl generous length is perfect for many styling options. This shawl is designed to be knit in fingering or heavy fingering yarns adorned with plenty of beads (if beads are not for you, then you can omit them all together). This pattern has many twisted stitches and cables to create interesting textural pattern, thus the name. Pattern includes charts and written directions. 

Suggested yarn: Fingering or heavy fingering 

Yardage needed for sizes 1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6)
360 (440, 530, 640, 750, 870) yards / 320 (400, 490, 580, 680, 790) m. 

Beads (5/0 triangle beads) - Optional: 457 (545, 633, 729, 827, 933) pcs. 

Finished Sizes (Relaxed)
Wingspan: 60 (66, 72, 78, 84, 91)“ / 152 (168, 183, 199, 214, 230) cm. 
Depth: 13 (15, 16, 18, 19, 20)” / 34 (37, 41, 44, 48, 51) cm. 

Needle
Size 6 US / 4.00 mm circular needle, at least 24” / 60 cm long. 
Size 7 US / 4.50 mm circular needle, at least 24” / 60 cm long. 
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge. 

Notions: Tapestry needle, blocking pins, size 14 US / 0.75 mm steel crochet hook for beads (optional), stitch markers. 

Level: Adventurous beginners, Intermediate. 

Total Pages: 16 

I made 3 samples out of this pattern

1. First Sample 



Pattern: Twist (size 1)
Materials: Rendezvous Precious Gradient (438 yd/100g skein; 80% Superwash Merino 20% Cashmere) in Where The Sky Meets The Sea colorway 
Needle: 4.00 mm and 4.5 mm Circular Needle 
Start Date: 13 December 2018 
Finish Date: 21 December 2018 
Finished Size: Wingspan 59” / 150 cm ; Depth: 12” / 30 cm
Buy sample from Etsy

2. Second Sample






Pattern: Twist 
Materials: Rendezvous Silky Gradient (383 yd/100g skein; 50% Superwash Merino 50% Silk) in Olivia colorway 
Beads: Miyuki 6/0 Rasberry Lined Chrystal AB seed beads 
Needle: 4.00 mm and 4.5 mm Circular Needle 
Start Date: 22 December 2018 
Finish Date: 3 January 2019 
Finished Size: Wingspan 60” / 152 cm ; Depth: 13” / 34 cm 

3. Third Sample 






Pattern: Twist (Size 5)
Materials: Rendezvous Silky Gradient 2 skeins (383 yd/100g/skein; 50% Superwash Merino 50% Silk) in Oliver colorway 
Beads: Miyuki 5/0 Sea Blue Lined Chrystal triangle beads 
Needle: 4.00 mm and 4.5 mm Circular Needle 
Start Date: 4 January 2019 
Finish Date: 18 January 2019 
Finished Size: Wingspan 84” / 214 cm ; Depth: 19” / 48 cm 
Buy sample from Etsy


Twist Pattern 
USD 5,- 




Shawl Collection to Knit 7 (Consist of 4 patterns including this one)
USD 15,- 
 





Sunday, October 20, 2019

Reflection Cowl Mystery CROCHET Along

Nope! You are not seeing double, and I am not accidentally posting the same post twice. This post is different from the previous one. This year I decided to use the same design on both my knit and crochet cowl. I also decided to do it at the same time. Hopefully you will have double the fun.


Reflection is a stunning cowl with cable pattern and interesting construction. Work flat first then in the round and requires no seaming or grafting. Perfect gift for your love one or you can keep it for yourself. Pattern includes charts and row by row written directions.

Join the conversation about this MCAL

Suggested yarn: DK weight

Yardage needed for sizes S (L):
Color A: 200 (400) yards / 180 (360) m.
Color B: 200 (400) yards / 180 (380) m.

Finished Sizes (Relaxed):
Circumference: 22 (30)“ / 56 (75) cm.
Height: adjustable

Hook: 5.00 mm
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions: Tapestry needle, blocking pins, removable stitch markers.

Level: Advanced

The Mystery KAL is divided into 9 Clues published every everyday (except Sunday) starting on 5 December 2019.
1st clue: Thursday, December 5th
2nd clue: Friday, December 6th
3rd clue: Saturday, December 7th
4th clue: Monday, December 9th (only for sizes L)
5th clue: Tuesday, December 10th (only for size L)
6th clue: Wednesday, December 11th
7th clue: Thursday, December 12th
8th clue: Friday, December 13th
9th clue: Saturday, December 14th

You can buy the clues only for USD 3.5,- until December 5th 2019. The price will be USD 5,- after that date. Payment by Paypal and delivery by Ravelry, no accounts required. Credit cards accepted. 

Reflection Pattern
USD 5,- 
add to cart 


Reflection Kit

USD 60,-



KIT:

For this Kit, your will receive:
- Two (2) skeins of Rendezvous Cashmere DK (100% Cashmere) - 200 yards/180 meter/50 gram/skein enough to make S size cowl (in I'm Travel-sized for your convenience & Reflect before you snack color combination).
Note: Buy 2 kits if you want to make the large size.
- Removable markers (3 pcs)
- Pattern is NOT INCLUDED in this kit. You need to buy separately in Ravelry or my blog.



Note:
- The kits are in limited quantity, once sold out, it’s gone. Payment by Paypal, no accounts required. Credit cards accepted.
- Shipping is FREE (please make sure to update your shipping address in Paypal). Please allow 10 - 21 days to reach your hand (30 - 45 days to Canada).
- Latest date to order to receive the yarn on time for MKAL: October 25th.
- Target ship date: October 30th.

Project Set-up:
- Once you bought the pattern or the e-book, you’ll receive a notification every time a new clue is uploaded.
- You also need to sign up here, and check from time to time for tips, additional information or revision.
- On your Ravelry Project Page: Click photo, then choose slurp from web, copy and paste this link: https://images4-g.ravelrycache.com/uploads/lprajogo/655021300/Reflection_MCAL_with_text_medium2.jpg; Use this image as a first photo of your project page.
- To respect the other participants, do not post SPOILER in other thread/forum except the SPOILER thread until 2 weeks after the last clue.
- Use the tag ReflectionMCAL on Ravelry, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter.

Additional Information:
At the end of the MKAL, the participants will receive a copy of the complete pattern at no additional cost. Pattern is protected by copyright, so participants in the MKAL are required to not distribute copies of the clues or copies of the whole pattern.

Info about the yarn for the Kit:
Weight: DK
Fibers: 100% Cashmere
Hand Wash/lay flat to dry using bleach-free detergent. May bleed slightly upon first wash.