I’m still hoping we have some summer left, but the cooler weather has got me looking forward to Autumn and snuggly jumpers!
August brings us the launch of the new Rowan collection and Magazine 64 is a special ruby anniversary edition to celebrate 40 years of Rowan!
Here are my top picks…
Cinnabar by Galinna Carroll
Knitted in Cashmere Tweed and Alpaca Soft DK with Kidsilk Haze embroidery, this is a gorgeous bit of cosy winter wardrobe luxury!
Redwood by Sarah Hatton
A lovely classic jumper knitted in one of my favourite yarns – Kid Classic
As well as the anniversary edition of the main mag, Rowan have launched a gorgeous new yarn – Alpaca Classic. It’s so soft, fluffy, lightweight and lovely to knit with… I have patterns in the planning!
I’m also loving the new Around Holme book – a collection of classic, wearable garments by Lisa Richardson using Felted Tweed, Valley Tweed and Cashmere Tweed.
Malham by Lisa Richardson
I always like to have a simple knit on the go and I love this really simple, classic cardigan knitted in Valley Tweed. The yarn creates such a lovely texture that it doesn’t necessarily need a textured stitch.
New Vintage DK is a great collection of designs from Lisa Richardson, Martin Storey, Sarah Hatton, Vibe Ulrik, Georgia Farrell and Quail Studio.
Mullion by Sarah Hatton in Softyak DK
How beautiful is this?! I’m in love with that lace panel in the back.
Gallerie by Georgia Farrell in Alpaca Soft DK
I love the relaxed shape of this cardigan and it would be so gorgeously soft and cosy in Alpaca Soft.