Simply Knitting

Simply Knitting June 2019

Simply Knitting is the UK’s best-selling knitting magazine. Whether you’re a beginner or you’ve been knitting for years you’ll find lots of exciting patterns, knitting news and great buys in every issue. Subscription to this digital magazine does not include covermount items or the subscriber-only pages found within print copies, nor gives access to Craft Circle, the Craft subscriber online area.

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Being a passionate sock knitter, this month I have to start by telling you about our two great gifts – our sock measure is a revelation when it comes to getting length just right and a really welcome tool for your kit, and who could resist the sweetest collection of sock patterns in our extra pattern booklet? I love them and hope you try every one. Talking of great gifts…who’s cast on for Father’s Day? It’s closer than you think if you’re a knitter! Thankfully, if you gather all the yarn you need for our gorgeous textured jumper (p67) as soon as possible, you’ll have up to a month to complete it in time for the big day on 16 June.Time-pushed or just not ready yet? Don’t worry, our Fair Isle…

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get in touch!

We’d love to hear from you. Email us at Write to us at Stay in Touch, Simply Knitting magazine, Immediate Media Co, Tower House, Fairfax Street, Bristol BS1 3BN Find us on Instagram @simplyknittingmag Find us on Facebook *Terms and conditions apply and can be found here: Just use code LOVE20 when you check out! PLUS! 2 great gifts! sock measure & pattern booklet 20% off! -Love- knitting using code LOVE20 at*…

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editor’s choice

Debbie Bliss Toast This luxurious new yarn is inspired by warm toast and butter! Available in several scrumptious colours, and in a cashmere and polyamide blend, each ball is just £12 for 420m. To buy visit or call 01409 404010. Purl Soho Hummingbird Pullover Pattern We love sensational simplicity, and this pullover pattern hits all those buttons! Fall in love with its soft yarn, shaping and fab finishes (£7). Bramley Pullover By Kristen Jones Oversized cables turn a traditional stitch pattern into a modern option, with this stylish loose fit knit from Kristen Jones (£7.25). Available from www.ravelry. com/patterns/library/bramley-2 Spaceman, Space Dog and Rocket Playtime just got space age with this amazing set from the hands of designer, Monica Fuertes. Cast on now over on page 55! Desert Whispers Dress Pattern Get city-chic in this cute summer…

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buy-me-now books

SOCKS FROM NORWAY By Nina Granlund Sæther (Search Press, £15.99) This detailed book is infused with a feeling of nostalgia. Each of the 40 patterns features a charming story, detailing the creation and special meaning behind each design. There is also the added bonus of a ’read before you begin’ page at the start, to prep you before diving straight into these glorious creations. We’re in love with this book already – we’re sure you will be too! COFFEEHOUSE KNITS By Kerry Bogert (Interweave, £19.99) The art of barista has been sumptuously blended with the craft of knitting, to bring you 20 special designs in Coffeehouse Knits. Decorated with chic photography, this book includes a variety of patterns suitable for knitters, from beginner to expert. The ethos behind this great gift idea is to inspire you to…

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louise mcdonald

Meet Louise, established spinner and founder of the exciting company, Spin City UK. Up early or slow to rise? I’m up with the lark, when I’m full of ideas and enthusiasm! First job of the day? My first port of call is feeding my cat! Afterwards, I practise my mindfulness meditation before planning the day. Mid-morning pick-me-up? You can’t beat dancing about and singing loudly! Fave way to sit back and take five? My favourite time of day is just before sunset. Leisurely lunchtime? I love to sit on a blanket in the sunshine and fresh air with friends. Post-lunch priorities? My week is varied – designing new colourways, discovering new blends, spinning yarn on my wheel, or teaching. Clocking-off time? My batteries tend to wear out about 10pm! Then I like to spend some time curled…

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all the colours of the rainbow

Made from 100% wool, WYS ColourLab DK yarn is an explosion of colour! Boasting 18 solid and 5 self-striping shade options, every pigment is bold and primed to get your knits noticed. Each 100g comes with 225m of machine washable yarn for just £6.50. Dive into their collection of inspirational patterns, from jumpers to hats. Visit or call 01535 664500 for more details.…