Pattern layout

At the beginning of this year I altered my pattern layout to allow for pretty hardcopy printing of my patterns. While initially my focus had been to produce a layout which allowed for no-fuss at-home printing (smaller images and less colour to print), I am now crossing the at-home printing with a pattern …

Giveaway: The Knitted Hat Book

I have a jolly little giveaway for the blog today! I have a copy of Interweave’s The Knitted Hat Book and the chance to get your lucky hands on it! I have two patterns in this book, the Squall Colorwork Beanie, and the Locality Slip-Stitch Slouch. Both hats use yarns that I love and admire – Quince and …

New Pattern: Bahaal

It’s sure been a while since my last pattern so I’m more than happy to introduce Bahaal! Meaning’ restored’ in Hindi, this easy going crescent shaped shawl was designed at a time when I needed interesting but comfortable knitting. I worked with simple sections of stockinette stitch and dropped yarn …

The Knitted Hat Book

Last week Interweave put out a new book; The Knitted Hat Book, and I’m excited to share the two patterns I contributed! The first is the Squall Colorwork Beanie, knit up using Quince and Co’s wonderfully soft and squishy Owl. The colourwork pattern is reminiscent of snow, or rain, falling from the …

Pro-Verbial Yarn & Fiber Club Year 7

Very excited to share that I will be part of A Verb for Keeping Warm’s Pro-Verbial Club this year! Sign ups for new members are open and I have a feeling you’ll want in! This is the 7th (seventh?!) year of AVFKW’s wonderful Pro-Verbial Club – a club that sends …

Knittin’ Little Summer KAL!

Last Autumn I had the pleasure of releasing a pattern with the then new Knittin’ Little – a quarterly collection of patterns for kids. Each season Knittin’ Little publishes an array of knitting patterns, from sweaters to accessories, by your favourite designers for both girls and boys. With the upcoming Summer …