Creative Knitting just keeps getting better! This year sees the launch of a fresh new look for the magazine, as well as clearer, easy-to-follow patterns and colour-coded sizing. Each issue features more than 25 designs echoing the latest fashions, homewares and accessories.
COLOURED CURVES • The body of this scoped neck cardigan is knitted sideways to give a gentle colour variation that follows the bodies shape and flatters the wearers curves.
CABLED WAISTCOAT • Wendy Design
CASHMERE CAP • This simple seed stitch cap is knitted flat and then joined with one seam at the back.
COFFEE MUG COASTERS • Prepare now with Christmas not far away … these coasters are perfect stocking filler solutions for friends and relatives in colours to match every home decor.
STRIPED SCARF • A soft, lightweight textured Alpaca scarf knitted lengthways – suitable for beginner knitters.
TEXTURED WRAP JACKET • A Wrap Jacket in advanced knitting.
BABY’S FIRST SPRING BEANIE • Cute as a button, this easy beanie made in Zara and using Fleur as a feature is simple and sweet.
ASHES OF ROSES • This lacy soft Kid Mohair blend delicate scarf is worked in a subtle array of colours. It is the perfect accessory to add romance and softness to any outfit.
LONG LINE VEST
CAP SLEEVE TUNIC
LACE WAVE WRAP • Wrap yourself in baby Alpaca and silk. This is a simple but lacy wave wrap.
HAND TOWEL AND FACE WASHER SET • There is nothing quite like the feel of hand knitted cotton on the skin. This design requires a little extra patience and concentration, but is well worth the effort.
TWO COLOUR GARTER RIB JUMPER • An easy knit using Dreamtime 4 ply for your little one.
TIGHT BODICE CARDIGAN
TIE FRONT CARDIGANAND BOOTEES • Shaping is worked into this intermediate skill cardigan for babies, with options on a plain or picot cast off edging.
OVER SIZE VEST
BOY’S CONTRAST SLEEVE JUMPER
BONNIE BONNIE BERET • This pattern was given to me many years ago – handwritten by my mother. With the new ‘fairisle’ yarns available I wanted to try yet another one and was pleased with the psuedo-tam’o’shanter. And yes, it is a cheat, but a lot of fun.
BABY BASKET WEAVE SET
GIRL’S DRESS WITH STRIPES • Stripes of fun for little girls.
LITTLE DARLING • A one piece garter stitch jacket – knitted sideways.
DRAPED COAT • This draped coat design is made in two sections from left to right, with a swing allowance in the lower section.
GILET WITH HOOD • Twilleys of Stamford Design