Knit Today Magazine - - Notebook -

Com­bin­ing two trends in one yarn – bouclé and su­per chunky – Cygnet Yarns (cygnet­ have come up with Bumper Bouclé (£3.99), which knits up quickly into amaz­ing tex­tures. There are eight shades in the pal­ette, in­clud­ing Cracker, Frisee and Wa­ter­weed and each one is made up of a blend of colours that will work up into a myr­iad of at­trac­tive tones. Jan 30 Learn How to Use a Drop Spin­dle –

try yarn-spin­ning and learn about the prop­er­ties of dif­fer­ent wool, TOFT Stu­dio,

Toft Manor, War­wick­shire.

Jan 30 Knit­ting with Colour – learn Fair Isle and in­tar­sia knit­ting tech­niques at Baa Ram

Ewe work­shops, Chapel Aller­ton, Leeds.

Feb 19-23 Lon­don Fash­ion Week AW16 – see the lat­est cre­ations from knitwear de­sign­ers.

Feb 26-27 Knit& Stitch It – the ex­hi­bi­tion for south­ern nee­dle crafters and stitch­ers, FIVE,

Farn­bor­ough, Hamp­shire.



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