Simple Colour Block Scarf – Knitting Pattern

A simple gift for men is often the hardest thing to find.  Recently I have discovered that scarves are the answer – practical, very useful, and above all, comforting to wear. This scarf is a slimmer scarf designed to hang nicely with a men’s suit or trench coat. You will need: 5mm straight knitting needles…

Springtime Baby Booties

These booties are sweet, and a very quick knit.  Perfect for newborn babies, in their first few months. You will need: 3.5mm straight knitting needles 4ply baby yarn Darning needle Optional: ribbon for the ties Cast on 35 stitches (this is the bottom of the foot) 1. Knit 2. k1, k1 front and back, k14,…

Valentine Heart – Flat Knitting Pattern

This pattern was released in the February 2017 newsletter, but it is being released publicly in preparation for Valentines Day. This is a pattern for a flat knitted heart – perfect for bunting, sewing as an applique, or attaching to a card. You will need: 4mm straight knitting needles DK yarn Darning needle Optional: Stuffing,…

The Knit Guru Newsletter – January 2018

This month’s edition of the newsletter has now been sent out.  (If you still haven’t subscribed, you can do so here). You will find the pattern for this Valentines themed coin purse, as well as a wee rundown on a lovely community group of knitters. You will also see that the Porg pattern has been…