Patterns and Books
The sequel to Martin's Easy Cable Knits, 10 great Aran designs with different cables worked together. Designs include a classic Aran sweater for him and her, elegant long-line Aran cardigan/jackets, his and hers bobble hats and a great cowl plus an Aran scarf and wrap. For the home there are two chic Aran cushions that make great starter projects, and, as a more advanced project, a lovely all over Aran patterned throw.
Using Rowan's Hemp Tweed Yarn, Martin Storey has designed 10 beautifully traditional designs with a modern twist, primarily for those that have mastered the basics of knitting. If you are ready to move onto designs with more interesting stiches then this little book in conjunction with Martin's "Learn to Knit Cables" will give you all the tools you need to get you crafting wonderful textured knits.
Easy Fair Isle Knits, a collection of simple colour work patterns for accessories and the home by Martin Storey.
Twenty beautiful scarf patterns for you to knit, accompanied by information on the wools and needles needed and inspirational photographs. Knit the perfect gift for a loved one or simply give them the book to try themselves!
The latest knitting title in the Twenty to Make series, Easy Knitted Tea Cosies contains twenty desirable, colourful and easy-to-knit tea cosies. T
The second in the series of Essential knits features cardigans. Designed to be an appealing collection of wearable designs, which can be styled in different ways, this edition celebrates simple shapes worked in a minimalist colour palette of core yarns, such as Handknit Cotton, Big Wool, Pure Wool Superwash Worsted and more.
Exploring Colour in Knitting is packed with all the guidance and advice you will need to start to combine colours in your knitting with confidence. Emma and Sarah explore how Fairisle and Intarsia effect colour relations from traditional patterns through to modern interpretations and there’s a section on using colour embellishments such as beads, sequins and edgings. Brimming with essential advice and ideas this invaluable book is the last word on colour knitting.
Eyelet Shawl pattern by Marianne Isager
Over 40 knitted birds to liven-up your roost, from typical garden birds to birds-of-paradise.
First Footing by Kate Davies Designs
Pattern Name: Garnet Colour: Bacchus 6422 You will need: 5 - 6 skeins Wool Classica Needles: 5, 6mm
Pattern Name: Grace Colour: Neptune 7073 You will need: 7 - 10 skeins Wool Classica Needles: 5.5mm