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Simply Knitting’s GUIDE TO APRIL
BLOCKBUSTER • Try a new technique with this contemporary yoked jumper knitted top-down and decorated with brightly coloured blocks.
GET THE LOOK! • Team your knit with the latest trends
From the flower bed • Cast on our latest KAL blanket pattern by Siân Brown and enjoy a home filled with blooms from every season
Stay in touch! • We love seeing what you’ve been doing, drop me a line with all your latest news
ANIMAL CRACKER • Your little one will walk tall in this cosy giraffe jumper with its easy-to wear buttoned neck and cute intarsia detail.
JUST FOR YOU! • Win luxury needle sets, fabulous hampers, brilliant books and much more with our great giveaways this month…
THE COSY CLUB • Bring on those chilly winter nights – we’ve got a vibrant knit to help keep you scrumptiously warm.
The joy of delayed gratification • After a year of comfort indulgence, Amy Lavelle refocuses on decorating her home, years-long projects and recycling forgotten knits…
SKY BLUE SCANDI • Envelope the men in your life in beautiful Fair Isle! This aran-knit cardigan comes in the coolest colour combination.
Hello knitters… • …we’re head-over-heels to be able to invite you to our special Valentine’s section this month, where we celebrate all things love, hearts and knitting!
ALL THE LOVE • Spread a little Valentine’s joy with this practical chunky-knit poncho with a cute love heart in knitted pink bobbles.
TWISTED HEARTS • If you think your outdoor wear could do with an update, this snuggly cowl could be just the refresh you’re after!
POCKET HEART • Go big! Cosy up on a winter’s day with this over-sized cropped jumper, complete with cute detail.
“A bride’s bouquet should represent her on her big day” • Every bride wants her wedding flowers to last forever… we talk to Daisy Overton, who made this a reality by knitting her own floral bouquet
Happy Anniversary Your Majesty! • Why not kick off the Queen’s 70th Jubilee year with a bold wreath? Pop it on your door and let the celebrations begin!
Knitting Know-how • Write to our accomplished Q&A experts and have your tricky knitting queries and questions answered in no time!
ALL IN A TWIST • Wondering what to do with your oddments of wool? Create a totally unique plaited cowl using simple knitted strips.
Pack it up! Pack it in! • We’ve rounded up the latest and greatest in suitable storage to help straighten out your stash
5 top tips for STORAGE SUCCESS • Keep your yarn in tip-top condition with our advice
Chunkier choice • Knitting for winter warmth is a priority for all knitters, luckily these plush new yarns are perfect for upping the snug factor!
Knit Together! • Welcome to our community section where we take a closer look at what’s going on knitwise near you!
We love yarn shops in a market town • Here are some of our favourite shops in pretty market towns around the UK
Keep out the chills • Raid your stash for aran wool oddments to make this simple stripy cowl by Rosee...