Good Night, Day

Good Night, Day is a Canadian knits label independently run by Tara-Lynn Morrison, the brand’s sole founder, designer, and knitter. I came across the site a few months ago and loved the collection which is made from high quality fibres and looks stylish and cosy at the same time. Check out Good Night, Day at…

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…

Neon Knitting

Recently I have been getting a lot more followers on my Pinterest and so I had a look to see who was liking my inspirations. There was a site called Bettaknit which looked interesting and so I checked it out. It’s an online shop that sells yarns and garments and it was amazing. They are…

Emerging knitwear talent

Graduate fashion shows are happening this week and there has been a lot of emerging talent coming through. And the knitwear is looking amazing ! The graduates have created fun filled collections that are full of colour and texture and are great to look out. Here are a few of my favourite collections so far….

Model knitwear

Check out model Rachel Rutt’s Knitwear Shot by Jack Salkild. Rachel gave herself the challenge of creating a knitwear collection each month for a year and photographing it. Below are two different collections and they are great. The collections are fun and use playful colours that make knitwear look young and interesting. I’m looking forward…

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…

The knit kid

The Knit Kid is the knitwear brand of Berlin based designer Sabrina Weigt. I love the collection as its really simple and the colours are beautiful and great for the summer. The pieces could easily fit into any wardrobe with ease. I really like the ombre vests which are really on trend. Check out the…

Featured Designer: Yellowbearwares

This week I got the chance to get an interview with Claire who is the owner of Yellow bear wares. Claire creates beautiful pieces of jewellery from old knitting needles which look amazing. It’s a great way to show off your crafty side in a stylish way. She has a range of rings and bracelets…

Wild west

I really like the way Will Davidson has shot this photoshoot for Australian Vogue 2012. And of course the knitwear is amazing in it as well. What do you think? ‘

Campaign for Wool Wool school winner: SiobhanTsang

Campaign for Wool have just released the winners of their Wool School competition. Last year I loved the Topshop design and this year is no exception. Check out Siobhans designs below. Cant wait for Wool Week to get my hands on this jumper !

Summer knits

I always find designing for Summer much harder than winter. Simple because, no one wants to wear a chunky jumper in summer. So I have been doing a lot of research in creating designs for my first ever summer collection and found some really interesting images that I thought I would share with you all….

Exciting new knit idea !

So I’ve nearly finished the palm tree vest top and I need another project. When I went to the shops the other day I noticed that there were a lot of conversational prints about. I love random objects and animals on tops and so I thought this would be a really good idea for my…