Penny Schumers


Penny Schumers

Penny Schumers is the designer behind Knit-by-Bit Designs. She has been knitting seriously since June of 2010 and has been addicted ever since. In May of 2012, Penny starting thinking about designing her own patterns which can be found in her Ravelry shop: http://www.ravelry.com/designers/penny-schumers

Projects by Penny Schumers


Wish You Well Shawl

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This slender crescent shawl has an open wave cable and a border of flower bulbs. Autumn is around the corner which means it’s time to have a shawl to cover your shoulders as you venture outside to take photos of the sunset.

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Lighthouse Socks

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Because they are constructed to withstand powerful storms, lighthouses are frequently depicted as symbols of strength, shelter, protection and peace. This stitch pattern reflects a strong pillar accented by two twisting “waves.”

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All in Good Sun Shawl

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This is a sideways shawl that was inspired by the feeling of the warmth of the sun as you lift your head up to the sky. This bold, bright, beautiful skein of Knit Picks Stroll Tonal yarn has tonal coloring that can be found in any morning sunrise. The shawl is slender crescent shape with a border of sunshine rays.  

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Fishing for Compliments Shawl

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Self-striping yarn makes this sideways shawl perfectly striped! Reminiscent of a flannel shirt and summer fishing trips with dad, the border stitch pattern resembles foam as it floats along the water.

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Blue Sky Shawl

Blue-Sky-Shawl

This is a two-color, top-down shawl with an attached lace border. This shawl could accommodate a solid, tonal, or gradient yarn, paired with a skein of variegated yarn or a self-striping skein of yarn.

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Sun-Kissed Skies Shawl

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The Sunkissed Skies Shawl is a bottom-up, triangular shawl with a glistening, beaded border. It’s inspired by the early summer sky over the beach, just as the peach glow of the sun peeks along the horizon. This shawl lends itself to be worn either traditionally or draped in a number of ways around the neck.

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Violet Buttercup Shawl

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This sideways shawl draws its inspiration from a unique violet buttercup flower. With a slender, crescent shape and tonal coloring, this gorgeous project is ideal for a spring climate.

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Ski Lift Socks

Ski Lift Socks

The Ski Lift Socks take their name and inspiration from a favorite winter past time: skiing. This intermediate sock can be knit using four double-pointed needles or two circular needles. With three size options in the pattern, these socks make for a great Christmas present.

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Rays of Sunset Shawl

Rays of Sunset Shawl

This gradient-shaded sideways shawl is inspired by cool Arizona winter sunsets with their deep pinks and purples. This shawl lends itself to be worn either traditionally or draped in a number of ways around the neck, enhancing just about any outfit.

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Candy Apple Sideways Shawl

Ruby Autumn Fields Shawl 1

This bold, triangular shawl features a scalloped, lacy edging that is set off from the main shawl body by a line of cable flourishes. It can be worn traditionally or draped around the neck , enhancing any outfit.

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