Summer Sweater Knitalong – Offer Code!

The 2013 Summer Sweater Knit Along hosted by Shannon of luvinthemommyhood started yesterday! Shannon’s plan is to encourage us all to keep knitting through the summer months and then your sweater is ready to wear in plenty of time for winter. Brilliant! No more finishing up your cosy jumpers in April and having to waitContinue reading “Summer Sweater Knitalong – Offer Code!”

Luggala Design Process

Way back in November 2012, I was privileged to be included in the Twist Collective Winter 2012 issue. My design was ‘Luggala’, a long-line jumper / sweater / pullover with a lacy cowl neck and kangaroo pocket. A few years ago when I was keen to start knitting again, but tired of unflattering, outdated patterns,Continue reading “Luggala Design Process”

New Pattern! ‘Maturin’ Sweater

I’ve just released a new pattern – ‘Maturin‘ – a slim-fitting, raglan sleeved, crew necked jumper / sweater for men. (Although I think it would look pretty good on women too – must try it on and take some pics!) Knit in double knitting weight yarn and in the round from the bottom up toContinue reading “New Pattern! ‘Maturin’ Sweater”

‘Luggala’ published in Twist Collective Winter 2012

Five months ago (almost to the day) I nervously posted my Luggala sample sweater off to Twist HQ in the US. This morning, at 4:30am, my obsessive visiting of their site over the past week finally revealed the published garment! I’m delighted with how photographer Jane Heller and everyone at Twist have presented my design.Continue reading “‘Luggala’ published in Twist Collective Winter 2012”