I thought I might introduce you to the new-new shades of Milburn 4ply which arrived yesterday. They’re HERE on the website firstly, and the 500g packs get a little discount so if you want a sweater quantity you’re best picking one of those and then getting any additional balls. Let me tell you a… Read More New Milburn 4ply shades! (And a lecture; sorry!)
Today on the blog I’ve created a feature on the cowls from Inspiration Knits (aka Louise Zass-Bangham)’s book Knit Play Colour, in anticipation of her having my yarn at Yarnporium this weekend. Check it out for some gorgeous pattern inspiration. … Read More Knit. Play. Cowl.
This squooshy scarf is Hetton by Tracey Todhunter.. it’s a simple enough pattern but the stitches make it really cosy. It’s perfect for colder days. This pink sample is made using Whitfell DK in Fuchsia and took four 50g balls. It’s also perfect for two 100g skeins of any other DK. This green version is… Read More Pattern Inspiration: Hetton
The full preview of tomorrow’s update is now here!… Read More August Update Preview..
The other night we went out for dinner and I wore this shawl, so it reminded me I should feature it on the blog. It’s had a lot of compliments at shows as well – it’s called Sister Syster and is by Asa Tricosa. As you can see, it’s a clever design. It flows both in… Read More Shawl Love: Sister Syster
Love to crochet? Here’s a little hat/beret I think you’ll like.. This is Tunny from our Bletchley Collection by Joanne Scrace, which was released in December 2014 and continues to be popular. The original hat sample, which you can see on the Ravelry pattern page HERE was made in Milburn 4ply (that’s the superwash BFL/silk)… Read More New kits: Tunny
With Louise AKA Inspiration Knits’ Flight of Colour shawl KAL in progress (HERE) I thought now would be a good time to talk about the shawls in the Knit Play Colour book (HERE on Ravelry).. starting with Flight of Colour (obvs). This squooshy sample was knitted in Pendle 4ply in Apricot Tulip, Steel, and Linen.… Read More Knit Play Colour: shawls