Knitting

Love Knitting? Love SewandSo! Whether you’re new to knitting and need a beginner’s guide and your first knitting patterns, or you’re a seasoned knitter looking for the next challenge, we have something for everyone! With loads of free knitting patterns, knitting how-tos, knitting book reviews and interviews with top knitting designers, you’re sure to find something to like here. Try our free knitting patterns for home decor, fashion and baby and let us know how you get on in the comments…

Classic Knit Shawls

Classic Knit Shawls | Sneak peek

A shawl may be the perfect knitting project. It’s quick to stitch, the ideal size for trying new techniques, and the end result is a versatile, practical accessory. Whether light and airy for a warm summer evening or cosy and cabled to protect against winter’s chill, you can’t go wrong with a shawl. For this…

Garter Stitch Revival SG

Garter Stitch Revival | Sneak Peek

Garter stitch is the first stitch pattern we learn as knitters–and now, we celebrate the beauty and sophistication of this simple stitch with Garter Stitch Revival. Garter Stitch Revival consists of 20 breathtaking designs for women using the often overlooked, simple garter stitch. The stitch is frequently used on lay flat designs that you may…

Toe up Toolbox Socks SG

Toe-up Easy Sock Knitting Pattern

Dyeing to Spin & Knit is the new book from Felicia Lo. It is full of glorious colour, useful techniques and spinning perfection. Unapologetic – is how Felicia Lo always describes her obsession with colour and craft. In Dyeing to Spin and Knit, Felicia, founder and creative director of SweetGeorgia Yarns and highly sought after teacher…

Samaras appeal

Samara’s Aid Appeal | Knitting appeal

Samara’s appeal was started by a lady called Samara who was shocked to see reports of Syrian refugee children in the snow wearing summer clothes and flip-flops. They did this because it was summer when they fled their homes and that was what they were wearing at the time. Samara came up with the idea…

My Knitted Doll | Sneak Peek

My Knitted Doll | Sneak Peek

My Knitted Doll is the incredibly cute new book from the hugely talented, Louise Crowther. It is full of precious toys with personalities that your little ones will adore. Louise started designing her own knitted dolls when she struggled to find a modern doll pattern for a friend’s daughter. Well, we are glad she did, because…

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Have a ball with Arne and Carlos

Arne and Carlos are a highly talented Scandinavian duo who are best known for their craft books and their exquisite designs which draw inspiration from their scandi heritage. Arne Nerjordet and Carlos Zachrison started as knitting designers for the fashion industry whilst knitting at home as their hobby. One day they decided they didn’t want to…

Urban Knit Collection | Sneak Peek

Urban Knit Collection | Sneak Peek

Urban Knit Collection is the new book from Kyle Kunnecke. He has taken inspiration from 1920’s and 1930’s urban landscapes to create geometric prints in his knitwear collection. The big city style meets classic design in this gorgeous guide for the contemporary crater! Inspired by 20th-century architectural elements, Urban Knit Collection offers 18 DIY projects…