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We’ve won Best Book in the British Knitting Awards

Very exciting news that Best in Show Knit Your Own Zoo has won the Best Book in the British Knitting Awards. A big thank you to everyone who voted for us - we are thrilled.

September 18th, 2014|Comments Off on We’ve won Best Book in the British Knitting Awards


  Turn your old Polo necks into lovely warm dog coats. Here's how 1. Boil it 2. Cut down sides, to size, slightly bigger to allow for sewing. 3. Sew down seams, taper slightly (if you have a tapered dog) 4. Cut 2 holes for front legs in front of jumper

November 19th, 2013|Comments Off on DO IT YOURSELF DOG COATS


We've got a new book out - Knit Your Own Zoo, available from all good bookshops and from this website. Here is the cover and here are a selection of the animals - the full list is on the books page of this website, where you can also buy kits for a selection of animals.  

October 16th, 2013|Comments Off on NEW BOOK – KNIT YOUR OWN ZOO


Guess what this is? A small prize for the winner  who can say exactly what this is And while we're here -  more fridgecraft

April 7th, 2013|Comments Off on GUESS WHAT THIS IS?


If suffering from January blues, Christmas present disappointment or just feeling a little chilly, have a look at our SALE, full of terrific bargains. Not all styles and sizes in stock so its best to phone Joanna on 01273 736106. Prices vary, but are roughly £100 to £190 - hurry, they are selling fast.

January 3rd, 2013|Comments Off on SALE…..HUGE BARGAINS….SALE

A knitted dog really is for Christmas

We have been included in both the Guardian and Telegraph Christmas present guides this year, here are the links http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/interactive/2012/nov/27/christmas-gift-guide-presents-ideas-interactive and http://www.telegraph.co.uk/topics/christmas/christmas-gift-ideas/9721105/Christmas-2012-the-Telegraph-Christmas-gift-list.html and our site is now open and selling, books, kits, dogs, cats, notebooks and notecards, with more to come next year, when our shop will be expanding into a department store, with several [...]

December 8th, 2012|Comments Off on A knitted dog really is for Christmas

CHRISTMAS FAIRS hurry they’re selling fast…

Also on Dec 3rd we will be at t h e w o r k s h o p s a l e 2 0 1 2  click here for future sales & events Saturday 1st December 2012. 10am till 5pm Push Studios 17-21 Blackwater Street, East Dulwich SE22 8SD (just round the corner from [...]

November 22nd, 2012|Comments Off on CHRISTMAS FAIRS hurry they’re selling fast…

Daily Mail

We've made it into the Daily Mail sidebar, our little Dachshund and Pointer are featured between Christina Aguilera and Courtney Cox, and quite near Rhianna and Rylan, we're so proud. Here's the  (incredibly long) link http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2234120/We-knit-merry-Christmas-Adorable-new-books-teach-make-woolly-reindeer-fluffy-dogs-unique-thrifty-gifts-impress-family-friends.html Do feel free to like/Tweet/Pinterest/Tumblr us

November 19th, 2012|Comments Off on Daily Mail


Here is one of the loveliest dogs in our new book, Best in Show, 25 more dogs to knit. We will be showing him and all our others AND our knitwear, kits, books, notebooks etc etc at MADE in London from 26-28th October at One Marylebone, here is the link:http://www.madelondon.org if you would like more [...]

October 18th, 2012|Comments Off on BEST IN SHOW 25 MORE DOGS TO KNIT AND BLACK SHEEP

Corrections in Best in Show 25 more dogs to knit

Although we've have been over the book again and again, there are some mistakes, we thought it best to come clean and list them as early as possible, so here they are: MISTAKES DOGS 2 GREYHOUND P69 RIGHT FRONT LEG Row 21 K6cr, k3ar P70 LEFT SIDE OF BODY Row 19: Incar, p11ar, p23cr, p2togcr BORDER [...]

September 9th, 2012|Comments Off on Corrections in Best in Show 25 more dogs to knit