Simply Knitting issue 133 – on sale now

Simply Knitting 133 cover

Simply Knitting issue 133 is on sale now, so you can be spring-ready with beautiful colours, cotton, and knits for all the family! We have an amazing 82 designs and ideas for you this issue. Try your hand at our sunny stocking stitch cardi, sky blue cable jumper (it’s the perfect wardrobe staple) or Sarah Hatton’s… Continue reading

Artesano Yarns Direct Website is now live! Sponsored post

Artesano Yarns

We have some exciting news from Artesano Yarns: the Artesano Yarns Direct Website is now live! Artesano yarns are now sold directly from the Artesano website www.artesanoyarns.co.uk, which means that you can enjoy the full range of premium quality, natural yarns at affordable prices. Free delivery over £25 for UK and excellent rates for overseas… Continue reading

Competitions in Simply Knitting issue 133

The Makery workshop

Simply Knitting issue 133 is on sale now, and our new competitions are open too! This month we’re giving away a place at The Makery’s new workshops in London, copies of Counting Sheep by Philip Walling, a goodie bag with yarn and a pattern book, and a book of knitted headbands! Counting Sheep books Five lucky… Continue reading

Free pattern – Patons’ matinee jacket

Patons coat

This exquisite cardigan pattern was first issued by Patons in 1982 to celebrate the birth of Prince William, and we’re delighted to bring you an updated version to mark the forthcoming birth of the Prince’s second child with the Duchess of Cambridge. With its diamond lace yoke and crown motifs, this garment is special enough… Continue reading

Competitions in Simply Knitting issue 132

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Simply Knitting issue 132 is on sale now, and our new competitions are open too! This month we’re giving away three KB Sock Looms, tickets to the new fibre festival Proper Woolly in May, a goodie bag from West Yorkshire Spinners, and a book of stylish baby knits! Loom Knitting Three lucky readers will be… Continue reading

Simply Knitting issue 132 is on sale now

Cover 132

Simply Knitting issue 132 is on sale now, and can you believe it? This issue marks Simply Knitting’s 10th anniversary, and to celebrate we’ve got an extra special edition of the mag for you. Featuring fresh new season looks and on-trend garments, you can’t miss this issue. Light and lacy is what we want as… Continue reading

Corrections in Simply Knitting 131

Parisienne Page 14, column 1. Some styling went awry in the first paragraph and should read “Keeping pattern correct, dec 1 st at each end of next (3rd: 5th: 7th: 9th) and 2 foll 10th rows.” The ‘next’ refers to the first size only. (6 sts are decreased in total).  

Corrections in Simply Knitting 130

Shimmer A few people seem to be having problems with the way this stitch pattern was written, so hopefully this explanation should be a little clearer. Row 1 – This stitch should actually be wrapped three times like the rest of the row. Make sure you are wrapping 3 times on each knit stitch, not… Continue reading

Shaun the Sheep Easter Egg winners!

We had over 1600 entries for the Shaun the Sheep Easter Egg competition – you’re certainly fans of chocolate! The 30 lucky winners are: Nicola Ruddick in Bosbury Sue Hodges in Rochester Wendy Gordon in Wigan Emma Reardon in Weston-Super-Mare Elaine Mullen in Duns Suzanne Noble in Hull Helen Inns in Iver Douglas Wyper in East… Continue reading

Simply Knitting issue 131

Simply Knitting 131

Our new issue, Simply Knitting issue 131, is on sale now! Inside you’ll find bright and beautiful projects for you and your home – including Alan Dart’s super cute Little Bo Sheep – plus your free gift is a pattern counter to help you keep track of your rows, increases and decreases. This issue is… Continue reading