I've just recently submitted two patterns to magazines, which was a first for me. The first one was not selected, and the deadline for the second is not until tomorrow, so I haven't heard yet. I have four more patterns I want to have written up by the end of the year, and will publish [...]
I'm so glad I decided to have the pattern tested with all different weights of yarn, because it really does look strikingly different by just making that one simple change. I feel like that's really value added to the pattern, because it can be so easily adapted for anyone, any age, any gender, fabulous or practical.
I've been working on a scarf as a gift for my mother-in-law, and I've finally gotten it finished. I originally started using a lace pattern from a book, but I made so many changes to the lace pattern itself, and to the shape of the bottom, that it ended up being its own original design. It's [...]