Kristin Omdahl Yarns is proud to announce the release of the Fall 2015 eBook, a collection of 10 knit and crochet patterns featuring Be So Fine and Be So Sporty Yarns. The eBook is a digital download available in Kristin Omdahl's Ravelry Shop for $8.99 but available FREE to all Kristin Omdahl Yarn customers. Simply order Be So Fine or Be So Sporty Yarns in Kristin's Etsy Shop and you will receive a coupon code for downloading the eBook for FREE to your Ravelry library, or receive the PDF file in your email box, which ever is more convenient for you!
Here is a gallery and description of the beautiful patterns included in the Fall 2015 Collection:
Majestic Skies Crochet Motif Shawl Pattern by Kristin Omdahl
While this beautiful crochet motif would be gorgeous in a solid color, Kristin has taken it to another level with 4 gorgeous colors! In this pattern she will show you how to take a square motif, join it together to create a fabric, manipulate it to create triangle motifs in rounds AND rows, and even create an edging ALL WITHIN the same stitch pattern. And what a stunning shawl that results! The pattern included many charts, diagrams along with the line by line instructions.
Wandering Love Knit Lace Vest by Kristin Omdahl
Knit from the top down, completely seamlessly, this vest is a really simple project. The raglan shaping is done in garter stitch (knit every row). The closure is similar to a scarf or sarong: you simply tie the corners of the front tabs. That’s it! The lower body is a simple wavy lace pattern and there is no shaping whatsoever in the pattern. It’s easy to memorize. The lower hem is exaggerated for great hip ease that looks flattering on everyone. Slip this vest over a casual dress or tanktop and jeans. Or layer it with a button down shirt and suit pants for a splash of color at the office! Pattern is sized for 35 (39, 43, 47, 51)" Bust.
Tempesta Knit Top Pattern by Kristin Omdahl
Knit this sexy, simple pullover with clever cut out details for a one of a kind top. Worked from the bottom up, in the round, mostly seamless, with minimal finishing. The flower petal inspired cutouts and cold-shoulder details add visual interest and a subtle sex appeal. The hip ease gives the body of the sweater gorgeous drape and a flattering shape. Pattern is sized for 35 (39, 43, 47, 51)" Bust.
Highland Twilight Crochet Vest by Kristin Omdahl
Crocheted from the top down, completely seamlessly, this vest features one color predominately, and utilizes a smaller amount of 3 other colors. This would also be gorgeous worked in one solid color.
The self ties make it so easy to slip this over a casual dress or jeans and a tshirt. Dress it up with a blouse and dress slacks for a spash of color in the office. Pattern includes charts, schematics as well as line by line instructions.
Jewel of the Shrug Crochet Pattern by Kristin Omdahl
X marks the spot with this cute shrug whipped up with a unique stitch pattern that boasts a pretty geometric pattern and a lovely, scalloped, beaded border. The top down raglan shaping is easy to try on while you crochet to determine the best fit for you. Pattern includes charts and is sized for 34 - 50" Bust.
Fan Dancer Crochet Dress Pattern by Kristin Omdahl
This simple, chic maxi dress is full of figure flattering details. The dual, front-thigh slits are overlapping for a more modest reveal; the relaxed waist begs for a chunky hip slung belt or cropped denim jacket, and the a-line fullness in the skirt flows beautifully when you walk. The exquisite lace pattern in the skirt is modified for a simpler pattern in the bodice but still reflects the stitches used. Pattern is sized for 32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52)" bust.
Prismatic Sampler Scarves to Knit or Crochet by Kristin Omdahl
Now that Kristin Omdahl Yarns come in 17 gorgeous colorways, wouldn’t it be great to be able to sample all of the colors without having to buy 17 skeins of yarn? In this sampler kit, you receive knit and crochet patterns and several yards of each of of the colors in Be So Sporty Yarn. Choose from either a simple garter stitch knit scarf, that can also be transformed into a wrap OR two different crochet scarves: one in rows and one in motifs.
Princess Hibiscus Knit Shawl by Kristin Omdahl
Worked from the top down, this two skein shawl is very simple to knit and the pattern is very easy to memorize as you go along. The pleated ruffle is easy and makes such a romantic and flirtatious edging. One skein for each color is all you need!