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…]

August 2020: Soul Flame

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/soul-flame-motif The design:Soul Flame is a highly textured zen garden inspired square motif. It consists of 8 rounds. Soul Flame 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:Soul Flame was designed using 8 ply/DK weight Makr Cotton. Each … [Read more…]

July 2020: Rock Pool

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/rock-pool-6 The design:Rock Pool is a highly textured sea urchin inspired square motif. It consists of 9 rounds. Rock Pool is an intermediate level pattern that requires a lot of concentration but the pattern will be come easier after completing a couple of motifs. Cushion front is a serving suggestion, I made up a panel … [Read more…]

June 2020: Yulan

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/yulan Yulan is a textured neck warmer inspired by the magnolia in my front garden. It is a raised diamond with a small “round” centre like a forming bud containing a stamen ball.It is designed to be a snug, turtle neck style. If you would like to make your cowl wider you can do so … [Read more…]

May 2020: Buds of Mae

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/buds-of-mae Buds of Mae The design:Buds of Mae is a floral inspired motif. It is a heavily textured design with ruffled bobbles and popcorns, combined with front and back post stitches to create interesting twists and surprises. Buds of Mae is an complex level pattern that requires focus, concentration and counting. Materials needed: Buds of Mae was … [Read more…]

April 2020: Waterlily

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/waterlily-motif Waterlily Motif Waterlily is a lace centre out, Nymphaeaceae inspired motif featuring a join as you go (JAYG) construction. It is a 9 round motif.Waterlily is a complex level pattern that a confident crocheter would enjoy. It is perfect for all yarn weights and looks amazing made from a gradient cake. Please note the … [Read more…]

March 2020: Spice Trade

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/spice-trade-motif Spice Trade Motif The Spice Trade motif is a modern twist on a vintage lace stitch and puff stitch, worked in a diamond tile from the centre out. The motifs are joined using a join as you go (JAYG) method. Spice Trade motif is an intermediate level pattern that requires focus, concentration and counting. … [Read more…]