Joan McGowan-Michael
Craftsy Instructor

Sacramento, California

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Joan McGowan-Michael has been a professional fashion designer for more 25 years, styling garments for retailers as diverse as Frederick's of Hollywood and JC Penney. She founded her company, White Lies Designs, in 2001. It has since become the original go-to resource for lingerie patterns for hand knitting, and other romantic, vintage inspired knitwear styles in a wide range of sizes from petite to plus. Joan is a self-professed "fit geek" and ... Read Full Bio »

Joan McGowan-Michael's Pattern Store : White Lies Designs

Demi-Bra and Panty


Frida Peasant Blouse


Kate Bustier Pullover


Clarissa Cardigan


Myrna Pullover


Shelley's Lace Jacket


Evangeline Tunic


Ruby Cardigan


Orchid Boy Short Panty


Colette Cardigan


Krista Lace Tee


Stephanie Tee


Zelda Vintage Blouse