Today's pattern is derived from one of my favorite high alpine photos of the past summer:
The intense mountain top light seems to suffuse everything it touches with an otherworldly radiance. I was particularly taken with the shades of red and pink juxtaposed against the glowing leaves.
The chosen palette of colours:
The idea of otherworldly radiance set off a train of thought about labyrinths and moving toward the light, and this is what I came up with:
It's a 24x24 stitch repeat. The first or second set of 12 rows would make a splendid border for a deep olive or dark cherry red cardigan. For a bolder effect, the pattern is fully repeatable and on a grander scale, looks like this :