Shaun the Sheep – free pattern

Shaun the Sheep free pattern DS case

We’re giving you this Shaun the Sheep free pattern, as we have a fantastic yarnbombing project planned to celebrate the release of the Shaun the Sheep Movie, on February 6th. You can read more about the Crazy Crafting Caravan Challenge here. So to help you get started, we’ve found this Shaun the Sheep face pattern… Continue reading

Competitions in Simply Knitting issue 128

Simply Knitting issue 128 goes on sale on Friday 5th December, so our new competitions are open now. Win a knitting novel! We’re giving away 10 copies of Alexandra Brown’s engrossing new novel, The Great Christmas Knit Off (published by Harper). For your chance to win, turn to page 7 in issue 128 for this… Continue reading

New issue: Simply Knitting 128 is on sale now

Simply Knitting 128 cover

Our new issue: Simply Knitting 128, is on sale now – available to buy in shops or download as a digital edition. Get ready for a new year of knitting, as you’ll find classic style and flattering shapes, plus a funky tea cosy with cables and bobbles, and knitted treats to makeover your bedroom: a cushion,… Continue reading

Corrections in Simply Knitting 127

Aspen On the back, after working row 40, the following paragraph should read: Cont in patt, placing the Leaf Panel as set for rows 1-40, AT The SAme Time dec 2 sts at each end of foll 5th row, then on the next 2 foll 12th rows. [65 (73: 81: 89: 97: 105) sts] Cont… Continue reading

Win a Juggling Santas knit kit from The Little Knitting Company

The Little Knitting Company Juggling Santas Kit

We are now on week three of our Little Knitting Company Christmas competitions, offering a charming selection of their colourful seasonal knit kit and gift collections to get you in the festive mood. As Ruth from The Little Knitting Company explains, “This week we are giving away one of our favourite and most popular designs… Continue reading

Join Shaun the Sheep’s Crazy Crafting Caravan Challenge

Shaun the Sheep the Movie logo

To celebrate the launch of the new Shaun the Sheep the Movie next February, Simply Knitting and The UK Hand Knitting Association are looking to create a woolly extravaganza in the City – and we need your help!  In his very first flock-buster, Shaun the Sheep’s mischief inadvertently leads to the Farmer being taken away… Continue reading

Win an Advent Stocking Kit from The Little Knitting Company

The Little Knitting Company - advent stocking

We have an early Christmas present for you from Ruth at The Little Knitting Company. “The Little Knitting Company loves to find the best and most inspiring high quality luxury yarns, wools and knitting accessories, sourced from the finest spinners, for you to enjoy. Over the next month, we are delighted to be offering Simply Knitting… Continue reading