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…

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…

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…

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….

New design – Palm tree vest

I have been loving the tropical prints that are in the shops at the moment and have fallen in love with a pair of trousers from Mango and so i decided to design a top to go with them. I wanted the top to be lightweight so I decided to use Rowan Panama as it…

Wooo hoo I did it !

I finally finished the summer top I’ve been working on ! The top is made from organic cotton from Sublime yarns and with the stitch I used it gives the top a nice drape and feel. I decided to make it slightly cropped to be on trend with the SS13 trends and also added the…