Finishing touches

So its the day before the photoshoot and im busy putting the finishing touches to the collection. Luckily the weather is amazing so i get to do it sitting in the sunshine! Im busy making lots of pom poms for the necklaces and later making bracelets and flowers for the head pieces. So excited for…

Friends?

The photoshoot is getting closer and I need to start making accessories. As the theme of the photoshoot is based around festivals I want the jewellery to show this and the first thing that I thought of were friendship bracelets. They can be as colourful as you want and are really fun to make people…

Lost in knit designing

This weekend has been really productive for lost in knit designs. Finally finished knitting my zebra top using rowan yarns siena and im really pleased with it. After steaming it the pattern looks even better ! Cant wait to start sewing it together. While waiting for the top to steam i decided to start another…

Autumns coming !

I know its early but when I saw the Vogue knitting preview for Autumn I got so excited I had to share it with you. They have done a mini collection on animal jumpers which are my favourite. As you might have guessed I like statement jumpers so these are amazing. Making me think about…

Knitting zebra

So I’ve nearly finished my zebra print top so I thought I would give you a look at it so far. Im really happy with how it has turned out and cant wait to wear it now. I’ve used Rowan Sienna to make the top and its’ a great yarn to work with. I have…

Strike a pose

I have started to put together research for my up and coming photoshoot which will include all of the latest SS13 clothes and accessories from Lost in Knit. The collection is fun and colourful with a festival summer vibe and so I wanted the photoshoot to show this off. Check out some inspirational ideas that…

Neon inspiration

After receiving my yarn from Bettaknits I wanted to do some research before I started knitting to make sure that I picked the right design for the yarn. Here are some of the images that I am using for inspiration. I really love the blue and pink dress with the dropped row effect. I think…

First venture into getting published !

I received an email from Pom Pom Quarterly the other week asking for designs for their Winter magazine and it got me thinking about what I could design for it. They have set up a moodboard on Pinterest for inspiration on what they are looking for and I loved the theme. So i created my…

Palm tree design complete !

Ive completed my second installment of the new lost in knit summer collection! The design features a palm tree on the front with a lace stitch used for the back which was knitted in two parts to overlap. The yarn used is rowan panama and rowan cotton glace. I would love to know what you…

Palm tree update

I have made some good progress on making my palm tree top. The back is now finished and I’m half way up through the front and I think its going really well. The palm tree is coming out good and I really like the shading that using the different greens has given to the knit….