A lifelong crafter, Jean enjoys designing knit and crochet projects with a classic style that can be worn for years. Her work has appeared in I Like Knitting, Knitscene, Knit.wear, Creative Knitting, Love of Knitting, Knitter's Magazine, Knit Picks, Twist Collective, along with several others. She also self-publishes her work under her Desert Rose Fiber Arts label.
Jean also works as a free-lance Technical Editor for knitting and crochet designers, with a local, non-profit youth hockey association as their accountant/webmaster, designs and builds websites for clients and helps her husband with his HVAC business. She lives in Colorado with her family, beloved dog and a small herd of goats.
Have you ever crocheted your own curtains? Now you can! This light and airy curtain allows diffused sunlight into your space in the most beautiful way. With instructions to lengthen the curtain to your liking, this design can be customized for nearly every window height.
This scarf’s delicate stitches pair so well with the intense colors of the variegated yarn. The scalloped ends also add just the right amount of personality to this autumn staple.
Easy single and double crochet combine to make a light and lacy shawl that brings to mind the promise of a spring garden.