Bettaknit x Lostinknit

  My new design is now up on the Bettaknit website ! I’m so lucky to be able to work with Bettaknit as their yarns are amazing and come in great colour’s. This jumper is perfect for the festival season or for relaxing at a bbq. The stitch is simple but effective and adding the…

Feed the birds…

Crochet scarf: Zara Mermaid trainers: Converse Woolly hat: handmade from Bettaknit

Loopy Waistcoat for Bettaknit

  Last year I designed a jumper for Bettaknit and this year I was lucky enough to be asked to design another piece. This time it’s the Loopy Waistcoat using their Cool Wool yarn. It’s super cosy and a great layering piece. Go and check it out now !

New year’s eve walk

To treat myself this New Year i have finally got myself a camera ! And i went out to test it on a quick walk on New Years Eve. For Christmas my mum made me this great hat from Bettaknit and then my friend Zoe got me a llama badge from Wool and the Gang….

Knit a Beanie Workshop with Bettaknit

Last weekend was a great weekend ! I won tickets to the Kirstie Allsopp Christmas fair in Manchester and held a knit a beanie workshop with Bettaknit!   The workshop was amazing and everyone had a great time. Everyone finished making their hats and we even had time to add pompoms ! It was a…

Bettaknit workshop

So this Saturday was my first workshop with me teaching! I was so excited but also nervous to be in charge of a group and teach them to knit but it went really well. I hosted the workshop in a little cafĂ© called Beans in a village called Olney and had reserved a cosy quiet…

Lost in Knit for Bettaknit

  A few months ago I designed and knitted a jumper for Bettaknit and now it is online for you to buy! Its knitted in their lovely ‘Organic’ yarn and is knitted in a simple moss stitch that gives it a lovely texture. Its a great idea for a Christmas gift so go have a…

Crafternoon success!

So this weekend me and my friend zoe hosted a crafternoon for some of our friends. Zoe made some amazing decorations and we got lots of snacks and drinks for everyone to enjoy. My amazing friend Gemma also made a cake for everyone which was lovely. The plan was to let everyone create something of…

New wave knitwear

I saw this post on the Bettaknit blog and had to share it. The collection is by Trine Elmkvist who went to The Danish Design School and its amazing. I love the colours and the texture and it looks great with the unusual shapes put together to make the garments. Love it !

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…

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…