The Knitter issue 84 – on sale now

84 cover

The Knitter issue 84 is on sale now, with cheerful colours and delicate stitches for your summer knitting. Pick up your copy today, or download a digital edition. Create stunning garments and accessories with our new pattern collection. Our designers have played with bright hues to create sophisticated projects with a summery feel. A luscious… Continue reading


Apology We would like to apologise unreservedly for the copyright infringement of the ‘Wave Shell’ and ‘Oregon’ designs, taken from Alice Starmore’s book Charts for Colour Knitting, in publishing the ‘Mussel Shells’ project in issue 75 of The Knitter. We acknowledge that the motifs used in this pattern were wrongly attributed to Tora Joensen for Navia, and… Continue reading

Competition – design a blanket square with Yarn Stories and the Knitting and Crochet Guild

Yarn Stories

Yarn Stories have some exciting competition news from The Knitting and Crochet Guild. Their Archive is an amazing resource with knitted and crocheted samples going back to the 1830s as well as a huge collection of pattern leaflets and every kind of knitting needle and crochet hook you can imagine. Yarn Stories believe this is… Continue reading

Free pattern – Patons’ Matinee Coat

Patons matinee 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

Cleckheaton Superfine Merino – free shipping from Australia to the UK

Cleckheaton yarn

In issue 83, we have an exclusive offer from Cleckheaton for their Australian Superfine Merino yarn: until 1st May 2015 UK shipping from Australia is free when you spend AUD$100 (approx. £55).  So pop over to and browse their stunning range of 30 shades Use code UKSHIP to claim your free UK shipping. You can… Continue reading

Issue 83 Errata

Rhoswen Socks The O symbol on the chart is missing from the key, which should say yarn-over (YO) Windsor Cardigan A few errors slipped into rows 3, 7, 11 and 15 of the cable panel, which should read: Row 3, P2, C2L, C2R, C2L, C2R, P2, Row 7, P2, C2R, C2L, C2R, C2L, P2 Row… Continue reading

The Knitter issue 83 is on sale now!

Issue 83 cover

Our new issue, The Knitter issue 83 is on sale now! Welcome the sunshine with soft shades and beautiful textures, with our colourful projects using cables, Fair Isle and beads. Create fresh knits for your spring wardrobe with our latest collection of designer patterns! We have a feminine, textured cardigan in sweetshop shades by Sarah… Continue reading

Isue 82 errata

Syren The symbol for ktbl in the key should read “ktbl on RS, ptbl on WS”

Competition in The Knitter issue 82

We have a competition on page 18 of our latest issue, 82, with the chance to win tickets to Wonderwool Wales (April 25th and 26th). If you’re having any trouble accessing the competition entry form, please type the ‘tkwonderwool’ at the end of the website address in lower-case letters (not TKwonderwool as it was printed… Continue reading

The Knitter issue 82 is on sale now!

The Knitter issue 82

Our latest magazine, The Knitter issue 82, is on sale now, with flattering shapes and stunning stitches to cast on for spring! Welcome the spring sunshine with our collection of fresh, feminine knits! Linda Parkhouse’s vintage-style top on our front cover is soft, draping and flattering, while Amanda Jones’s asymmetric jumper has a beautiful lace… Continue reading