• All the Fish yarn packQuick View
    • All the Fish yarn packQuick View
    • All the Fish yarn pack

    • All the Fish sleeveless sweater The colours in the All the Fish sleeveless sweater are inspired by the eye-catching and colourful displays in shops selling tinned fish in many French coastal towns. The patterns continue the nautical theme: the lozenges of the large Fair Isle patterns have fishing net, star and anchor motifs; these alternate with a narrow peerie pattern…
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  • Colours of Autumn yarn packQuick View
    • Colours of Autumn yarn packQuick View
    • Colours of Autumn yarn pack

    • Colours of Autumn scarf Colours of Autumn is worked, as traditionally, in the round, starting with a provisional cast-on. The stitches of each of the open ends, at the bottom and at the top of the scarf, are separately grafted together, to make a reversible scarf. The colours in this scarf were inspired by memories of autumn leaves. The allover…
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  • Fair Isle Knitting and DesignQuick View
    • Fair Isle Knitting and DesignQuick View
    • Fair Isle Knitting and Design

    • by Nicki Merrall Fair Isle Knitting and Design is a comprehensive guide to stranded colourwork as practised by the knitters of Fair Isle and Shetland. It is aimed at knitters who wish to learn or improve stranded colourwork techniques, as well as those who would like to create their own patterns and colour combinations. Order your signed copy here.
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  • Love of Lupins yarn packQuick View
    • Love of Lupins yarn packQuick View
    • Love of Lupins yarn pack

    • Love of Lupins cowl The colours in the Love of Lupins cowl were inspired by many colourful lupin flowers on a sunny summer day. A large Norwegian star motif forms an allover pattern. This is worked in several bright colours, which really make it sing, while the background is worked in a calming undyed white. Love of Lupins is a…
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  • Painterly (kit or printed pattern or download)Quick View
    • Painterly (kit or printed pattern or download)Quick View
    • Painterly (kit or printed pattern or download)

    • Painterly shawl One of the joys of visiting an art gallery is that you can look at paintings close-up and see the painter’s brushstrokes. The stitch patterns and colours used for the Painterly shawl were inspired by the bold brushstrokes and colours used by Vincent Van Gogh. The pattern for Painterly is available to purchase here as a printed pattern…
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  • Rose Petal yarn packQuick View
    • Rose Petal yarn packQuick View
    • Rose Petal yarn pack

    • Rose Petal mittens The Rose Petal mittens are inspired by a beautiful bouquet of roses in many colours. The brighter colours are used for the floral pattern and the softer colours for the background. The Rose Petal mittens pattern is for traditional-style mittens knitted in the round from the wrist up. The cuff is worked in a corrugated rib in…
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  • Doodle cafetiere cosy kitQuick View
    • Doodle cafetiere cosy kitQuick View
    • Doodle cafetiere cosy kit

    • Doodle cafetière cosy The Doodle cafetière cosy was inspired by doodling spirals. I added a simple border and a corrugated rib. Then I played around with lots of colours, until I was happy with my colour palette. You could make one for yourself, or as a gift or give the Doodle cafetière cosy kit to a coffee-loving knitter. The kit…
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  • Flowers, Hearts & Stars Fair Isle lavender bag kitsFlowers, Hearts & Stars Fair Isle lavender bag kitsQuick View
    • Flowers, Hearts & Stars Fair Isle lavender bag kitsFlowers, Hearts & Stars Fair Isle lavender bag kitsQuick View
    • Flowers, Hearts & Stars Fair Isle lavender bag kits

    • Flowers, Hearts and Stars Lavender is one of my favourite flowers; the lavender in these kits is from Yorkshire and smells lovely. The kits for Fair Isle lavender bags are available in three designs: pink hearts, yellow and purple flowers or blue and white stars. Each kit contains enough materials to make two lavender bags, either identical or with the pattern…
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  • Shetland Spindrift from Jamieson’s of ShetlandQuick View
    • Shetland Spindrift from Jamieson’s of ShetlandQuick View
    • Shetland Spindrift from Jamieson’s of Shetland

    • Shetland Spindrift yarn Students who come to my Fair Isle knitting workshops will know that I love using Shetland Spindrift for colourwork. Shetland Spindrift is spun from 100% pure Shetland wool, grown and spun on the Shetland Isles. It is popular for colourwork knitting, in particular, Fair Isle patterns. It comes in a large colour range which includes natural undyed…
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