A NOMINATION

July 30th, 2014|

EXCITING Our book KNIT YOUR OWN ZOO has been nominated in the Best Book for 2014 at the British Knitting Awards.....to win, we need YOUR vote.....so please, if you have the time do vote. Our friends at the wonderful KNIT CLUB have also been nominated in the Best Knitting Shop category, we suggest you vote [...]

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COMPETITION

July 16th, 2014|

Here's a chance to win a copy of our new book KNIT YOUR OWN PET Can you name this pet? Answers please, through the contact form on this website. And here's the prize Entries by July 26th.

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PATTERDALE PUPPY PORN

June 3rd, 2014|

Introducing Peggy Putler

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KNIT YOUR PET – out now

May 16th, 2014|

Our new book, KNIT YOUR OWN PET is now available at all/most bookshops and on www.amazon.co.uk. The patterns are for beginner knitters, once tackled you should be able to knit all the animals from our other books. And here is a nice piece from last week's Telegraph Magazine http://www.telegraph.co.uk/women/mother-tongue/10801417/Childrens-notebook-The-pet-problem.html

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DIVINE

April 16th, 2014|

And a joke from the wonderful Basil Brush... Basil is staying in a country house with Mr Derek, pretending to be a butler he comes into the drawing room, and says, "Sir, called you?" Mr Derek looks quizzical..... "I know my words backwards, BOOM BOOM".

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SALE TIME

December 15th, 2013|

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KNIT YOUR OWN ZOO CORRECTIONS

December 1st, 2013|

Mandrill Page 119: Left Side of Body Row 11: should be Knit Then adjust the row numbers. Lion Yarn abbreviations: ca should be ta Page 86: Left Back Leg Row 25: K13, cast (bind) off 12 sts Page 88: Neck and Head Row 24: P2tog, p5, k1, p2, k1, p5, p2tog (16 sts) Change subsequent [...]

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DO IT YOURSELF DOG COATS

November 19th, 2013|

  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

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EXCITING WINTER SALES

November 14th, 2013|

Here is a list of sales where you can browse our cashmere knitwear, buy our signed books including our new book KNIT YOUR OWN ZOO and see all the knitted animals. BATH - PRIOR PARK COLLEGE                                    Sunday November [...]

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NEW BOOK – KNIT YOUR OWN ZOO

October 16th, 2013|

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.  

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