Thursday, August 26, 2021

Until The End MKAL

Until The End is a crescent shaped shawl worked from the top down. This shawl is easy to adjust to your liking or the yarn amount you have on hand. It makes a great and fast project for that one very special skein. The pattern is worked on the both the wrong and right sides. Pattern includes charts and written directions. If you would like to add beads to your shawl, I include instructions on where to place the beads. 

Suggested yarn: Fingering Weight 

Yardage needed for size 1 (2, 3, 4): 440 (660, 810, 1250) yds / 400 (600, 750, 1150) m. 

Finished Sizes (Relaxed):  
Wingspan: 66 (82, 90)” / 165 (200, 230) cm 
Depth: 17 (22, 24)” / 40 (55, 60) cm 

Needle
Size 4 US / 3.50 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

Beads (optional):
250 (380, 500, 720) pcs size 6/0 seed beads or 550 (750, 900, 1200) pcs if you want to bead the bind off (optional). You can use smaller beads for the beaded bind off if you do not want the shawl to be too heavy. 

Level: Intermediate 

The Mystery KAL is divided into 6 Clues published every Thursday starting on September 9th, 2021
1st clue: September 9th 
2nd clue: September 16th 
3rd clue: September 23rd 
4th clue: September 30th 
5th clue: October 7th 
6th clue: October 14th 
You can buy the clues only for USD 5,- (exclude tax) for single pattern or USD 15 for the e-book. Payment by Paypal and delivery by Ravelry, no accounts required. Credit cards accepted. 

Until The End MKAL
USD 5,- (exclude VAT) 
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Shawl Collection to Knit 8 (Consist of: Until The End and 3 other patterns publishing in 2022 - 2023) 
USD 15,- (exclude VAT) 
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If you have difficulty log in to Ravelry, you can buy in my Etsy Store. I will send the clues to your email address (let me know if your preferred email address different from the paypal address). 

Ravelry Project Set-up
Once you bought the pattern, 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's project page, click photo then choose slurp from web, copy and paste this link: https://images4-f.ravelrycache.com/uploads/lprajogo/80273... 
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 UntilTheEndMKAL 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.

Monday, April 05, 2021

After Party Crochet Cowl Pattern for Sale

This is the reveal of the After Party Cowl MCAL that I had in December last year. I made this pattern totally from scrap yarns. The sample that I made was the fingering weight version. 



After Party is a crocheted cowl worked in the round. This simple colorwork cowl is intended to use up leftover or scraps yarns. Crocheted with 9 different colors (1 main color and 8 contrasting colors) and trim with lace sprinkled with beads. This cowl can be made using Fingering/DK/Worsted weight of yarn. As with all my other patterns, this pattern comes with row-by-row written direction in US crochet term and charts. 

Yarn: Fingering/DK weight of yarn (9 Colors) 

Yardage needed
Fingering Weight Version
Main Color: 75 (90, 105, 120, 135, 150, 165, 180) yards or meters. 
Contrasting Colors: 
CC1, CC3, CC5, CC7 (Light Colors): each 25 (30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60) yards or meters. 
CC2, CC4, CC6, CC8 (Dark Colors): each 12 (15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30, 33) yards or meters. 

DK Weight Version
Main Color: 100 (120, 140, 160, 180, 200, 220, 240) yards or meter. 
Contrasting Colors: 
CC1, CC3, CC5, CC7 (Light Colors): each 30 (37, 44, 51, 58, 65, 72, 79) yards or meters. 
CC2, CC4, CC6, CC8 (Dark Colors): each 20 (25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55) yards or meters. 

Finished measurements
Circumference: 20 (24, 28, 32, 36, 40, 44, 48)“ / 50 (60, 70, 80, 90, 100, 110, 120) cm 
Height from top to bottom edge: 8” / 20 cm 
Note: The measurements for fingering, and DK weight is almost the same because the use of the same size hook. However, the fabric created is different. The fingering weight is more open up and thinner and the DK is denser and thicker. 

Hook
3.5 mm (E) (adjust hook size accordingly to get gauge).
16 US / 0.60 mm steel crochet hook for beads (optional)

Notion
Removable stitch markers.
65 (78, 91, 104, 117, 130, 143, 156) Size 6 seed beads. 

Level: Intermediate 

Total Pages: 9 







Detailed Information about the sample:
Pattern: After Party 
Materials: Rendezvous Silky Gradient (50% Merino / 50% Silk) - 383 yards/350 meter/100g/skein - 8 assorted colors for CC and 1 undyed for MC. 
Beads: 6/0 Tr Topaz AB Miyuki Seed Beads 
Hook: 4.5 mm 
Start Date: 20 November 2020 
Finish Date: 9 December 2020 
Finished Size: Circumference: 20” / 50 cm.
Height from top to bottom edge: 8” / 20 cm

After Party Cowl
USD 5,-


Thursday, February 11, 2021

This is the reveal of the Starsight Cowl MKAL that I had in December last year. I made 2 samples using this pattern. For the first sample, I was using fingering weight shawl in gradient color. The second sample, I was using DK weight yarn also in gradient color. Both were only using 1 skein. 

Starsight is a stunning cowl with a bold textural lace pattern sprinkled with beads. It looks good in any weight of yarn. This cowl is worked in the round on a circular needle and requires no seaming or grafting. You can choose to knit with or without beads. Perfect gift for your love one or you can keep it for yourself. Pattern includes charts and row by row written directions. If you would like to add beads to your cowl, instructions are included as to where to place the beads. 

Suggested yarn: Fingering/DK/Worsted weight 

Yardage needed for size 1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8): 190 (220, 250, 280, 310, 340, 370, 400) meter / 200 (240, 275, 310, 340, 375, 410, 445) yards. 

Finished measurements
Smallest Circumference: 18 (21, 24, 27, 30, 33, 36, 39)” / 453/4 (531/2, 61, 681/2, 76, 84, 911/2, 99) cm 
Height from top to bottom edge: 9.5” / 24 cm Needle: 16” / 40 cm long circular needles size 4.0 mm (US 6) 

Notions: Tapestry needle, blocking pins, size 14 US / 0.75 mm steel crochet hook for beads (optional), stitch markers, 150 (175, 200, 225, 250, 275, 300, 325) pcs size 6 seed beads. 

Level: Intermediate 

Total Pages: 12
Detailed Information About Above Sample: 
Pattern: Starsight (Size 3) 
Materials: Rendezvous Precious DK Gradient (200 yd/50g/skein; 100% Cashmere) in OOAK color 1 skein. 
Beads: 5/0 Miyuki S/L Ruby Triangle beads 
Needle: 24” / 60 cm long circular needles size 4.0 mm (US 6) 
Start Date: 30 Nov 2020 
Finish Date: 4 Dec 2020 
Finished Size: Circumference 24” / 61 cm and height from top to bottom edge: 12” / 30 cm









Detailed Information About Above Sample: 
Pattern: Starsight (Size 5) 
Materials: Rendezvous Silky (Rendezvous Silky (383 yd/100g/skein; 50% Superwash Merino 50% Silk) #285 Colorway, 1 skein. 
Beads: No beads 
Needle: 24” / 60 cm long circular needles size 4.0 mm (US 6) 
Start Date: 25 Nov 2020 
Finish Date: 29 Nov 2020 
Finished Size: Circumference: 30” / 76 cm and height from top to bottom edge: 12” / 30 cm 

Starsight Pattern 
USD 5,- 

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

When The Flowers Bloom Too MKAL



When The Flowers Bloom Too is a crescent shaped shawl worked from the bottom up in two colors. The shawl generous length is perfect for many styling options. This shawl is designed to be knit in fingering weight yarns adorned with plenty of 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. If you would like to add beads to your shawl, I include instructions on where to place the beads. 

Suggested Yarn: Fingering

Yardage needed for size 1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)
Yarn A: 280 (340, 390, 460, 530, 600, 690, 780, 860) yards / 260 (310, 360, 420, 480, 550, 630, 710, 790) meter. 
Yarn B: 90 (100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 160, 170) yards / 80 (90, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 160) meter. 

Finished Sizes (Relaxed)
Wingspan: 65 (71, 77, 83, 90, 94, 102, 108, 114)” / 165 (180, 195, 210, 230, 240, 260, 275, 290) cm. Depth: 13 (14, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 24)” / 34 (37, 40, 43, 47, 50, 53, 56, 60) cm.

Needle
Size 4 US / 3.25 mm circular needle, at least 24” / 60 cm long. 
Size 9 US / 5.50 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, 424 (520, 643, 776, 928, 1080, 1259, 1448, 1656) pcs size 6/0 seed beads (optional). 

Level: Intermediate

The Mystery KAL is divided into 6 Clues published every Thursday starting on February 18th, 2021
1st clue: February 18th 
2nd clue: February 25th
3rd clue: March 4th 
4th clue: March 11th 
5th clue: March 18th 
6th clue: March 25th 
You can buy the clues only for USD 5,-. Payment by Paypal and delivery by Ravelry, no accounts required. Credit cards accepted. 

When The Flowers Bloom Too MKAL 
USD 5,- (exclude VAT) 
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or

Shawl Collection to Knit 7
(Consist of: Twist, Something in The Rain, Bridge to Terabithia, When The Flowers Bloom Too)
USD 15,- (exclude VAT)
add to cart 

If you have difficulty log in to Ravelry, you can buy in my Etsy Store. I will send the clues to your email address (let me know if your preferred email address different from the paypal address). 

Ravelry Project Set-up
- Once you bought the pattern, 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/759030405/When_The_Flowers_Bloom_Too_without_Yarn_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 WhenTheFlowersBloomMKAL 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.