Free pattern: Little Knitted Polar Pug

Free pattern: Little Knitted Polar Pug

The Little Knitted Polar Pug is a woolly companion to accompany you through the snow-covered tale of Pugs of the Frozen North by Sarah McIntyre and Phillip Reeve (released into the chilly wilds this September). Knit your pug and hug it tight to protect it from the blizzards while you excitedly wait for the book! […]

Knit a Beard for Comic Relief

Knit a Beard for Comic Relief

Three patterns for my Comic Relief Woolly Whiskers for the Big Comic Relief Crafternoon magazine, a very special edition of the lovely Mollie Makes, released on January 29th 2015.

Free pattern: Feisty Fluttering Heart

Free pattern: Feisty Fluttering Heart

Feel like giving the gift of fluffy but feisty love? The Feisty Fluttering Heart was conjured to celebrate love and courage in all it’s forms whatever the time of year

Free pattern: Squishy Santa Claus Christmas Decoration

Free pattern: Squishy Santa Claus Christmas Decoration

Ho ho handmade! A Squishy Santa Christmas Decoration is just the right size to hang from your tree and welcome in the festive season with a wave of your woolly needles.

Who-dunnknit? A woolly celebration of 50 years of Doctor Who

Who-dunnknit? A woolly celebration of 50 years of Doctor Who

My handmade Matt Smith as the bow-tied Doctor Who, a couple of familiar fibre-based friends, a woolly TARDIS and a squishy little dalek, and a Story Tree leaf with a Time Lord twist

Norway: “Can we get out now?”

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Norway: “Can we get out now?”

It takes about three seconds for your legs to feel like they’re about to freeze and snap off when you’re swimming off the coast of Norway in October no matter how sunny the blue blue sky above your head is. I know this because yesterday I did just that and went back in again one […]

Stitch New York: Bright lights, big book launch

Stitch New York: Bright lights, big book launch

Celebrating the 4th of July with fibre-based fireworks I’m having a little party and you’re all invited. Meet the Stitch New York knits!
Stitch New York’s little big city knits will be strutting their stitched stuff at the Royal Fesitval Hall on Thursday 4th of July.

Event: Aliens on the Overground (Camberwell Arts Festival)

Event: Aliens on the Overground (Camberwell Arts Festival)

Join the sneaky stitching graffiti knitter Deadly Knitshade on Friday June 21st at 8pm for a yarnstorming alien invasion of the London Overground.

Handmade Melody: Cultural Hijack takes over the city

Handmade Melody: Cultural Hijack takes over the city

Yarnstorms tend to be quite quiet things. Lurking there all woolly and colourful but not really saying much to the ears. Why are the ears not included in the woolly love, I ask you? It’s a tragedy that must be fixed!

London Tree Week: The Fluffy Forest Four

London Tree Week: The Fluffy Forest Four

When the knitphone rang and the Greater London Authority asked me to show some trees a little woolly love for London Tree Week, part of the Mayor’s RE:LEAF initiative, how could I refuse?