Archives for Pattern Faves

Luxury Knitting Kits for Hand Dyed Yarn Addicts

In the final Vlog of our Holiday Gift Idea series, Jacqui shares a few extra-special kits for intermediate to experienced knitters. First up is the Osprey Shawl Kit, featuring a stunning shawl design by Louisa Harding of Yarntelier. The shawl uses one ball of luxury Pure Cashmere Lace and one
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Jenny Flower Tee

It may be autumn, but we are still dreaming of summer and layered knits.  Julie Debreux’s pattern for the Jenny Flower Tee (which was released at Woollinn in June) is now available in Korean, thanks to the wonderful skills of Kyounghui Kim.( @ami_duck) which means that it is now available
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Our Top 4 Hats – This is Knit Vlog

It’s time again to join us on the shop floor at This is Knit. Today we’re hearing from Jacqui and Joy, with Maureen behind the camera! Click below to learn all about our favourite hat patterns and the nifty magnetic pom-poms we like to top them with. (Watch out for
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Are You Looking for a Go-To Cardigan?

The Girlfriends Cardigan by Ankestrick is a staple for your Autumn to Spring wardrobe. This sample, modelled by Jacqui, was knitted by staff member Joy, who is rather a whizz on the needles. We asked Joy all about the project and this is what she had to say: The Girlfriends
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Are You Ready To Fall In Love?

Here at This is Knit we are all getting very excited about the Love Note Sweater by Tin Can Knits. There’s been collective ooh-ing and aah-ing over yarn choices, and animated discussions about sleeve and body lengths. Whenever a buzz like this happens around the shop floor, it’s never long
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Introducing Gaudi on the This is Knit Vlog.

It’s time to share another finished item with all of you and today it comes from the fabulous needles of Joy. So sit back and press play and watch as Jacqui models Joy’s latest knit. In the video, Joy introduces Gaudi by Julie Knits in Paris. This sweater was launched
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Birds of a Feather Vlog with Jacqui

Do you have a favourite summer shawl? In today’s vlog, Jacqui is sharing one of the This is Knit team’s favourites. The Birds of a Feather shawl is designed by Andrea Mowry (aka Drea Renee Knits). You can find this pattern on Ravelry, or in Issue 2 of Laine magazine,
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