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Festive dress-up doll pattern booklet! • Cast-on the cutest Christmas toy and her selection of knitted clothes and accessoried with our extra special dress-up Noelle doll pattern booklet, from the needles of new-to-Simply Knitting designer, Clair Fairall!
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The ‘it’ knit! • This month's essential It Knit is the mitt!
Cosy Cable KAL!
CHRISTMAS CREATIONS! • Rustle up some festive decorations that you can hang in the house year after year!
NEW FROM SIRDAR! Knit the rainbow
COLOUR BY POST
Simply Knitting's GUIDE TO MARCH 2023
ROCKIN’ AROUND • Knitted in the round, the yoke on this gorgeous Christmas jumper is subtle enough to wear throughout the winter too!
STEP-BY-STEP M1 MAKE 1 INCREASE
GET THE LOOK! • Team your knit with the latest trends
GOOD HAIR DAY • I Hide a tired blowdry or out-of-date dye job with a beautiful cable headband complete with complementary tweed flecks.
Stay in touch! • We love seeing what you've been doing, drop me a line with all your latest news
WHAT'S TRENDING THIS MONTH • We love keeping up with what you're making – this month it's Tea Cosy Folk's octopus cosy from issue 226…
NUMBER 1 NANNY
OVER THE RAINBOW
SUBS STARS • Check your issue each month to see if you're selected as a lucky winner!
What do YOU think? • “WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE FESTIVE ITEM TO KNIT?”
PEEK A BOO! • If your kids are missing beach donkey rides this winter, knit them Jane Burns’ marvellous motif jumper! It can also double up as a handy nativity costume
STEP-BY-STEP M1 MAKE 1 INCREASE
FLOWER SHOW • Take the festivities with you wherever you go with a poinsettia brooch that bursts with Christmas cheer!
“The Wellness Train is designed to stir the imagination…” • Discover Kate McFerren of East Coast Rail's campaign to focus on mental health, and reclaim hours of ‘me-time’ on the The Wellness Train…
Commu-knitty • We take a closer look at inspirational craft stories and meet people from the world of yarn! Got a knitty story to tell? Get in touch over on page 25
Sheep Showcase-Devon Closewool • This adorable breed is so woolly it looks like a walking cloud, we just want to give it a big bear (or is that sheep?) hug!
Small business shout out!
GO FOR GOLD • This comfy cardigan won't stay in the drawer for long. Pair it with jeans or a floaty skirt for the ultimate winter warmer.
The Knitted Year Blanket • Enjoy a feast of chunky colour and texture when you cast on this gorgeous KAL from the needles of Val Pierce
RACING STRIPES • Cast on a super-simple striped hat and scarf set to keep the kids cosy as the year draws to a close.
STEP-BY-STEP SKPO SLIP 1, KNIT 1, PASS SLIPPED STITCH OVER
Out & about! • Take a trip with us around the UK and discover some of the best and quirkiest yarn shops to visit, each one packed with knit-spiration
We wool shops on narrowboats
SHOP OF THE MONTH Yarn Etc