Cosying up

Wooo hoo ! The nights are finally drawing in! I know its still August but its definitely getting darker in the evenings now which means only one thing. I best start my winter knitting. Ive had ideas going through my head for a while but havent been to eager to start anything but now I…

Retro feel

So I am back from my week off and had an amazing time seeing all my friends and having some time to relax but now its back to business. Rowan have released their new Studio book and its looking amazing. I’ve always loved the sixities and so this studio book was always going to become…

Featured Designer: Eliza Joan

I was very lucky this week to be able to talk to Rebecca who owns Eliza Joan. Eliza Joan sells amazing crocheted necklaces that are unique and add an extra touch to any outfit. I’ve already got my order in ! Please check out Eliza Joan at http://www.elizajoan.co.uk How did you get started?



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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…

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…

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…

beach cover ups

Anyone who says that knitting is just for winter is wrong! Sooo wrong! Check out these lovely summer cover up knits in June issue of Spanish Vogue.

Giant Knitting !

I keep finding lots of art exhibitions and artists using knit in their work so I thought I would start to feature some. I think its really good for knit to be taken out of the home and put in the public eye this way. This week I am featuring Bauke knottnerus who has created…

The finishing touch

I’m not normally one for accessories, I tend to keep the same things on each day and always forget to change them. But recently I keep finding some really nice pieces in the shops and have started to remember to add that statement necklace to finish off my outfit. So i started looking into different…

Wool house

On the weekend I went down to Somerset House in London to see the new exhibition put on by Campaign for Wool. I have always been interested in the campaign but have never managed to make it to an event until now. When I arrived in the rain I was greeted by a pen full…

Knits on the high street

While in London I checked out the stores to see what kind of knitwear was in. I was happy to see that there was a lot of interesting pieces about even though the High Summer stock was in. Topshop did some really nice textures on their knits while other shops such as Mango went down…