Christmas Jumper Day – free pattern
Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day is only a week away…and we think that’s just enough time to get your needles clicking to create a festive vintage-inspired Kids Reindeer Jacket. Erika’s pattern is inspired by the wonderful knitting patterns of the 1950s…think ‘Christmas Story’ and ‘Kris Kringle’…
Download the free pattern now exclusively from Deramores.
And just a few more retro knits to get your creative juices flowing…
Country Living Christmas Fair Harrogate
Find your Christmas knitspiration at the Wool & Buttons stand at the Country Living Christmas Fair in Harrogate this weekend. Visit Joanne on Stand F39 for lots of wooly gift ideas…
…Keep Calm & Cast On makes a perfect stocking filler…and the house socks make the perfect stocking…!!
Knitting and Stitching Show Harrogate
Don’t miss Stand B170 Hall B at the Knitting and Stitching Show Harrogate from 21st to 24th November where Lucy from Woolaballoo will be selling the Erika Knight Yarn Collection
Just in time to pick up some yarn to knit your Christmas presents – why not try some quick and easy accessories from the ‘Knit it Tonight’ poster pattern?
Q&A with Erika on the Campaign for Wool Blog
Check out the Campaign for Wool Blog for an exclusive Q&A with Erika about the benefits of using British Wool and her favourite moments from Wool Week.
tiny owl knits with erika knight fur wool
we just LOVE these “wander willows” cosy long socks designed by the enchanting Stephanie of tiny owl knits using fur wool to add texture and warmth…the pattern is available on the tiny owl knits website – so why not knit a pair this weekend?
Knit Nation at John Lewis
Erika and her team of knitting nancies had an extremely busy day in John Lewis Oxford St on Saturday teaching girls and boys of all ages to knit and learn a few easy techniques to make a fab fashion plaid collar in erika knight maxi wool.
Erika was even spotted knitting in the window, which had been yarn bombed all week by the Campaign for Wool.
Thank you to everyone who participated and helped to make the day such a success!! Especially our fab yarn buddies – Joanne, Sally, Sarah, Amelia, Felicity and Rob!
Its rainy, dark, windy and cold…horray for sweater weather!!
And it couldn’t have come at a better time….its Wool Week here in the UK!
We couldn’t be more proud to celebrate our British Heritage with the Campaign for Wool
Join us for Knit Nation at John Lewis Oxford St
on Saturday 19th October for a day of knitting merriment.
Erika and her gang will be hanging out all day (and knitting live in the window from 12 til 2pm), so don’t miss this opportunity to try out her 100% British wool and learn about the wonders of wool and our fabulous British Sheep Breeds!
Knit for the Boys
hot off the press…the new poster pattern is now available!
…featuring 4 classic knits with the boys in mind using erika knight maxi and vintage wool
contact your LYS for further details and to purchase