Make your own sunshine

I think we can all agree it’s been a hard few years. So here is something to brighten up your day and a little sunshine in your life. A quick,easy sunflower granny square. It is 100% free, I won’t even make you scroll though ads to make it. Enjoy x Yarn used: 4 Season Brighton … [Read more…]

September 2021: Obelia

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/obelia 100 years ago, Australian children’s author May Gibbs released Little Obelia and further adventures of Ragged Blossom, Snugglepot and Cuddlepie. It was included in the book The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie Little Obelia was my favourite May Gibbs story. I was drawn to the little mermaid baby who slept in an oyster … [Read more…]

June 2021: Primrose

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/primrose-42 The design:Primrose is a highly textured flora inspired square motif. The motif consists of 12 rounds and features a 3D centre. Primrose is an intermediate level pattern that requires a little concentration but the pattern will be come easier after completing a couple of motifs. Materials needed:Primrose was designed using 4 ply/fingering weight Bendigo … [Read more…]

April 2021: Protea

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/protea-3 The design:Protea is a highly textured flora inspired mandala. It can be used as a table centre piece or a wall hanging. Protea is an intermediate level pattern that requires a little concentration and counting Materials needed:Protea was designed using Stenli Vegan cake but because I cut the yarn to get the colours where … [Read more…]

March 2021: Obelia Origami Bag

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/obelia-origami-bag The design: Obelia Origami Bag is a textured seashell inspired origami bag made up of 3 square motifs. Each square consists of 19 rounds. A handle added to the joined motifs make a handy stylish bag. Obelia is an easy/intermediate level pattern. Materials needed: Little Obelia bag was designed using 8 ply/ DK weight … [Read more…]

Legacy

Copyright information: Designed and created by ©️Mel Harrison. Please do not sell or redistribute this pattern. All rights reserved.  Legacy When you think of the media representation of grandmother’s we are bombarded with images of little, old, frail white haired ladies with small grand babies on their knee.  I on the other hand was bless … [Read more…]

February 2021: Nouveau Bloom

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/nouveau-bloom The design: Nouveau Bloom is a highly textured round blanket inspired by the Art Nouveau style of flowing lines and abstract florals. The design has 54 rounds with an optional extra 4 rounds. The design has several points that you could finish on to make place mats, doilies, wall hangings, table cloths or keep going to the … [Read more…]

January 2021: Aster

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/aster-29 The design: Aster is a highly textured flora inspired round ripple. It features ruffled sections. Aster is an intermediate level pattern that requires some concentration and counting. It can be used as a wall hanging when mounted on a hoop or continue on with the last rounds and make it a table cover or small … [Read more…]

Etsy and Love Crafts

I have been selling on Ravelry now for many years but have been asked to branch out platforms for people who prefer not to shop on Ravelry. https://www.ravelry.com/designers/mel-harrison I am now offering select designs on Etsy:https://www.etsy.com/au/shop/MelHarrisonDesigns Love Crafts:https://www.lovecrafts.com/en-au/user/maker/262b21dc-1243-4b51-b1dc-1ef75e6b0203 Enjoy, Mel x

September 2020: Maeve’s Garden

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/maeves-garden The design:Maeve’s Garden is inspired by the wonder small children have when exploring their world. It is a heavily textured design with lots of bobbles, popcorns and puffs combined with front and back post stitches to create interesting twists and surprises. Maeve’s Garden is a complex level pattern that requires focus, concentration and counting. … [Read more…]