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Hello • Our new year knits help eager knitters celebrate a warm and cosy 2024!
Wishlist • Shopping ♥ Events ♥ Inspiration ♥ People ♥ Views
What I'm loving… • …new classes, Fair Isle-clad llamas, shoe-making soles, a new baby yarn, quick kits and ‘knitted’ wallpaper
A NEW YARN FOR KING COLE
A trip to the spa!
A passion for ponchos
WYS RETREAT CHUNKY ROVING • West Yorkshire Spinners latest yarn is a soft and gentle treat!
NEW FROM ROWAN
Who's cool on Ravelry… ESSENCE OF AUTUMN • We spoke to owner, Sheryl Cox, about the inspiration behind her stunning, handmade yarn and pattern brand
KIDS’ SMART CLASSICS
LACE AND FRILLS • Need to wow at a special do? This fabulously fancy knit has all you need to stand out beautifully, and twinkle a little too! By Rachel Bearn
GET THE LOOK! • Team your knit with the latest trends
Book of the month
DOUBLE TAKE • Cast on a hat and scarf set perfect for the winter that has subtle texture and plenty of squish!
Stay in touch! • I love seeing what you've been doing, drop me a line with all your latest news
WHAT'S TRENDING THIS MONTH • We always keep up with what our readers are making, and our farmyard playset is still a hot favourite!
STAY FROSTY! • Our melting snowman jumper will have the whole family giggling this festive holiday! By Jane Burns
COFFEE & CREAM • Whip up a smart-casual sweater that'll look as much at home in a café as it would at a special birthday
STEP-BY-STEP GRAFTING OR KITCHENER STITCH
MAKE A WISH! • If you had three wishes what would you wish for? An endless stash of yarn, more time for knitting, or a genie tea cosy by Tea Cosy Folk?
STEP-BY-STEP KFB INCREASE 1 BY KNITTING INTO FRONT & BACK
URBAN CHIC • Knit and purl detailing combine with boxy colourwork in this stylish new knit
STEP-BY-STEP M1 MAKE 1 INCREASE
TWIT-TWOO! • There's no getting in a flap when you knit Amanda Berry's soft and squishy owl – our straightforward pattern makes it child's play
Lend a hand • Cast on our fun copyright-free pattern for items you can knit and sell, and discover a passion for fundraising with our charity focus
Charity of the MONTH • Mia Senior, Community Fundraising Manager at St Gemma's Hospice, fills us in on charity activities you can help with
MAGIC IN THE AIR • Dangle these delights from your Christmas tree this festive season. Claire Fairall's simple pattern makes them easy to magic up!
knitting know-how • Write to our accomplished Q&A experts and have your tricky knitting queries and questions answered in no time!
GUEST EXPERT HELEN SPEDDING
BABY SNOOTEES! • Whip up a pair of gorgeous baby snowman bootees in no time, with this quick and easy knit by Jane Burns
TAKE A BREAK • Pop the kettle on and take a moment to relax with our puzzles this month – it's just for fun!
LITTLE LACY • Easy eyelet detailing turns this simple cropped cardigan into a dainty addition to a party outfit.
Texture treats • From velvety and loopy looks to rustic finishes – textured yarns add a unique feel and excitement to your knits
kids’ classic • Gorgeous, stylish, traditional cables like these always stand out, and stand the test of time! By Bergère de France