Posts by Elena Rosenberg

Elena Rosenberg is a New York wearable fiber artist and knit fashion designer. A 2014 NICHE Award winner in Fashion Accessories, she has exhibited her elegant hand-knit designs at many contemporary craft & design shows, including American Craft Council Show and CraftBoston. In November 2014, Elena will be part of the Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show. When she is not caressing cashmere and swooning over silk, she does social media marketing and writing for Fiber Art Now magazine. Find Elena's original patterns on Craftsy at:

It’s National Lace Day! Celebrate With Beautiful Lace Patterns

Stunning Lace Afghan to Celebrate National Lace Day!

To mark National Lace Day 2014, enjoy this selection of knitting patterns that exemplify some of the qualities that make us fall in love with lace — its feminine, weightless, delicate, intricate appearance, its playfulness and its ability to accessorize an outfit beautifully.

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Get Creative With Quirky Knitting Patterns and Projects

Knit Duck Hat -- Quirky Knitting Patterns on the Craftsy Blog!

Call them quirky, unconventional, off-the-beaten path, or eccentric, but don't call them crazy! The following patterns are anything but standard, and some may even call them mildly bizarre. Each of these patterns demonstrates its designer's creativity and out-of-the-box thinking. Check 'em out!

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Color Your World: 5 Extraordinary Color-Play Knits

Gorgeous multicolored scarf on the Craftsy Knitting Blog!

Are you fascinated and inspired by color? Color adorns our world, from the brights of your spring garden to the soft pastels of an ocean-side sunset, to the vibrant earthy tones of autumn's foliage. These five extraordinary patterns, found right here on Craftsy, would make Kaffe Fassett, the king of color, proud.

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An Adventure in Knitting: Travel Inspired Knits


Whether you toted a passport to cross borders, or just carried a tote bag with loot from a new farmers market, the items you take while traveling can leave an impression and trigger a memory. This collection of knit patterns all feature a travel flare, so fasten you seat belts for a whirlwind international knitting adventure!

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Sing the Song of the Sea With Calming Seaside Knit Patterns


If the summer season finds you enjoying a well-deserved getaway to the seaside, you have probably marveled tirelessly at seashells, studied tidal patterns, and watched the colors of the water change throughout the day. These 8 patterns for fashion accessories and home decor items are all infused with the salty air of the seashore. Some loudly declare their aquatic theme, others whisper it gently.

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In Love With Summer Lace: Beautiful Lace Knitting Patterns for Summer

Lace Tunic

Now that the weather is warmer, the gardens are in bloom, and daylight lasts longer, we can safely store away our heavy winter knits and indulge in something much more season appropriate: lace! Enjoy this collection of lacy eye candy, featuring the most beautiful lace knitting patterns to work up this summer.

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