Top 10 Patterns of 2018

It has been a challenging year really, with so much going on. I had hoped to have more patterns released this year, but it just hasn’t happened due to work and injury. However, I am proud of the fact that I have managed to maintain a posting schedule in the last quarter. Hopefully I can…

Remembrance Day Poppy Knitting Pattern

FLiving in the town where all the soldiers trained to leave for WWI keeps the war right in the centre of your vision. Yesterday a sculpture was unveiled for remembrance of those who fought, and those who were left behind. It’s also the time of year that knitted poppies appear, perfect for yarn bombing. A…

Knit a Tulip for ME – Instructable

You all know that my tulip pattern is being used by the Knit a Tulip for ME project in the UK. And I love Instructables.   Instructables are running a contest for charity yarn projects, and I would love it if you would pop over and vote for the Tulip, to help raise awareness of…

Knit a Tulip for ME – Charity Knit

Hello all…. Long time readers will remember my Tulip knitting pattern – available here. Now this amazing group, Knit a Tulip for ME are using the pattern as part of a campaign for the AYME charity and to raise awareness of the 25,000 children in the UK suffering with ME. Check them out on Facebook…

Shamrock Knitting Pattern

I was asked for this pattern… And actually it was a lot easier than I expected. The basis is the mini-heart pattern I made a while ago. The rest is pretty simple… Icord and stitching. Shamrock Leaves – make 3 or 4 Cast on 4 stitches on 4mm dpn (2 on each needle) K1 front…