This issue’s exciting February must-buys chosen by SK Editor, Kirstie McLeod
Bergere Plastic Yarn Ball Holder
Keep your working yarn nice and clean with this nifty gadget from Bergere (£6). The yarn unwinds easily as you knit. To order visit www.bergeredefrance.co.uk.
Kelly Connor Skein-Shaped Project Bag
The first of Kelly Connor’s shaped project bags is a fun pink and black skein! It’s big enough to hold several balls of yarn. £24.95 from www.kellyconnordesigns.com.
Scheepjes Namaste Yarn
This new 50% virgin wool/50% acrylic chunky yarn adds a subtle sheen to your knits at 100g for £6.25. www.deramores.com.
Boy and Girl Cherubs by Monica Fuertes
For cuteness overload cast on our gorgeous cherubs for your true loves. Knit them straight away on page 42.
Pony Straight Knitting Needles (with unique groove for yarn)
Unscrew one of the tips on these straight needles (£9.95 a pair) and reveal a groove that you can slip your last stitch into so it doesn’t slip o the needle – genius! Email [email protected]istenquiries.co.uk for stockists’ details.
Mrs Moon Aye Aye Hat Pattern
Cast on a cool colour explosion with this hat packed with a modern take on Fair Isle. £3.50 from www.mrsmoon.co.uk.