The Knitter issue 76 - A review

The Knitter Issue 76

Today The Knitter Magazine 76 arrived on my iPad. This issue comes with 13 patterns, featuring fitted styles and inspiring shapes.  And there is a Autumn shawl booklet, too.

Be inspired by Designer Mary Henderson who is sharing her secrets for creating stunning fair-isle colour schemes in the Designer story “Colour wonder“.

Follow Susan Crawford in her journey making Shetland’s pattern archives…

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The Knitter issue 75 - A review

The Knitter issue 75

This week The Knitter Magazine 75 arrived on my iPad. This issue comes with 14 timeless knits to fall in love with.

Have a look of this year’s Wool Week celebrations. This year’s celebration of wooly things will run from Monday 6th to Sunday 12th October.
To kick off this year’s Wool Week, knitters will be taking part in a Wool Ride through the streets of London on Sunday 5th October. The route…

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Sarah Hatton ~ Panama

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Simple Shapes Panama

Peter Candid Allegorie des Sommers

Somewhere on the world it is summer and this collection of 8 designs by Rowan Designer Sarah Hatton is made for this season all of us love so much.

The collection is featuring Rowan Panama, a blend of cotton, linen and viscose. It has a fantastic drape and a brilliant sheen. It is a joy to knit with. A great yarn for summer season.

Simple Shapes Panamaincludes cardigans, shawls and relaxed…

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Weaving in ends ~ a horror?

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I have finished knitting front and back of Estefan by Brandon Mably a design from the Rowan Magazine 55.

But I do not have woven in the ends on the go, so I have to sew them in now, before I can finish the garment.

Ends to sew in on the front

Ends to sew in on the front

Some of you mentioned that they are always weaving in the ends while knitting, even the master himself has sent me a message to do so.

@knittingkonradno!…

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The horror of sewing in ends on the front of Estefan by Brandon Mably from Rowan Magazine 55 starts!

In my mothers garden or knitting in Panama

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2 weeks ago  my mother celebrated her birthday and we have had a great time together.

Garden view

Garden view

My parents are living on the countryside and have a big garden with flowers, trees and a little pond.

A garden view

A garden view

As a present for my mother I have knitted Candice by Kim Hargreaves from her booklet Honey.

This design is knitted in Rowan Panama. Panama is spun as a woven, braided, fingering…

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