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We’re sending warm, woolly cheer this issue!
Wishlist • Shopping ♥ Events ♥ Inspiration ♥ People ♥ Views
Editor’s choice • This issue’s knitting must-buys and news chosen by SK Editor, Kirstie McLeod
HARRY POTTER KITS FOR CHRISTMAS • Whether you’re Hufflepuff or Gryffindor, there’s brand new kits to tempt your knitting wands
Simply Knitting’s GUIDE TO JANUARY
SEASONAL STAR • Bright and festive, modern and magical, this zip-up cardi is perfect for staying cosy and Christmassy this holiday season.
MERRY & BRIGHT • Showstoppers like this kid’s knit are as exciting to make as they are to wear! Indulge yourself with its bright intarsia stitches.
UNDER YOUR WING • Designed in simple garter stitch and exciting cross stitch, this silk and wool creation by Anniken Allis is perfect for first-time shawl knitters
Invest in a little seasonal self-care • With Christmas looking a little different this year Christine Perry has a plan for staying motivated...
CHRISTMAS STYLE • Make a sophisticated fashion statement with this alternative festive jumper, complete with stylised reindeer motif.
WHAT’S TRENDING THIS MONTH • We love keeping up with what you’re knitting - this month it’s Ann Franklin’s fabulous cake from SK200...
Stay in touch! • We love seeing what you’ve all been knitting, doing and saying over the past few weeks...
SUPERSTAR KID’S KNIT!
What do YOU think? • “WHAT’S your Favourite Christmas GIFT TO KNIT?”
SANTA-SAURUS! • Jane Burns’ fabulous dinosaur jumper makes the perfect Christmas Eve gift for your favourite little monsters
15 Christmas knits to treasure • Our pick of the best seasonal patterns this 2020 are guaranteed to get you and your needles into the festive spirit!
JUST FOR YOU! • Win knitting books, gift vouchers, colourful kits and much more with our great giveaways this month…
SWEET DELICIOUS • Sugary and seasonal, this gingerbread house with its buttons and bows will look a treat underneath your Christmas tree.
“The book brings together designers from the US, Canada, Europe and the UK” • Inspired by the hit TV show, ‘Outlander’, Kate Atherley’s latest book is filled with authentic historical knits you can wear today
SNUGGLE TEA • Keep your soothing winter tea piping hot with this fun knit, and enjoy a little Scandinavian colourwork along the way.
TAKE A BREAK • Pop the kettle on and take a moment to relax with our fun prize puzzles this month!
Nordic twist • Create an heirloom knit with our KAL blanket project, filled with a patchwork of muted colours, heritage motifs and subtle texture.
HAPPY HOLLY! • Keep them warm and full of cheer with this fun Christmas bobble hat -its perfect for Santa s little helpers.
Knitting Know-how • Write to our accomplished Q&A experts and have your tricky knitting queries and questions answered in no time!
Knit Together! • Welcome to our community section where we take a closer look at what’s going on knitwise near you!
We ♥ LYS for treats! • The Simply Knitting team ponder their top Christmas gifts - to themselves!
New yarn treats • When one ball finishes, another is just waiting to be unwound - tempt your needles with the latest and best...