Winter 2009 is about all things handmade with the emphasis being firmly on traditional crafts. The demand for ageless knitwear offering quality, luxury and longevity is coupled with the continuing tre..
Magazine 49 this season has a tranquillity and calmness about it introducing knitwear in the form of extreme ultra fine and see through pieces, contrasting with more dense, textured and natural yarns...
I know there are other baby alpacas around but this is a stunning one.
The first thing I noticed on swatching was that it was perfect for
colour work which is why I commissioned Rosee Woodland to work on some
ideas for a multi coloured circular yoke sweater. She came up with the
fabulous design that is on the cover of the booklet, fashion forward but
still a sweater that you will want to have in your wardrobe for years.
Yarn Weight: Double Knitting
Needles: 3.75mm (US5)
Tension: 22 stitches and 28 rows to 10cm/4in square