Category Archives: Knitty adventures

Behind the scenes

Did you see the knitted ad break during Text Santa tonight? Completely brilliant, wasn’t it! ITV Creative were the team behind it, and I spoke to them about the massive challenge of recreating ads by six major brands completely in … Continue reading

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Seven Skeins

Back in September I signed up to Kate Davies’ Seven Skeins club, and could barely contain my excitement. Kate is a renowned connoisseur of all that’s woolly and home-grown, so when she announced her plans to launch her own yarn … Continue reading

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And the winners are…!

You may recall last month’s post about the Stylecraft Colour Competition and my exciting role in helping to pick the shortlist. If not then here’s a quick summary: Stylecraft Yarns invited the many fans of their colouful Special DK yarn … Continue reading

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A Great Day!

So, how was Yarn Shop Day for you? Did you visit your local LYS to take advantage of fantastic bargains? Did you pick up an amazing goody bag, or learn a new skill? Did you, perchance, grab a slice of … Continue reading

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Don’t forget…

It’s Yarn Shop Day on Saturday 2nd May! I’ll be at Yarn On The Square in Ely, along with toy designer Sandra Polley and a pop-up shop from Rooster Yarns. I’ll be teaching kids how to knit and giving general … Continue reading

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An amazing array

I spent yesterday immersed in colour! The day had arrived to pick the shortlist for the Stylecraft colour competition. Readers of Let’s Knit and followers of Stylecraft on facebook had been asked to suggest a new colour to add to … Continue reading

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Win Your Own Yarn!

Just wanted to let you know about an exciting competition with which I’m involved. Have you ever dreamed of knitting something in a very particular shade – the rich purple of a Quality Street wrapper, the vivid orange of the chicken … Continue reading

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