The top knitting projects and yarns for bundling up in this season
It’s time to embrace the colder weather and shorter days and start knitting all things snuggly and warm. We love winter fashion here at Let’s Knit and we’re super excited to update our wardrobes with a little help from these fabulous brands, offering the best of the best with warm yarns and cosy projects galore!
Design your own winter knits with SoftByte
Feeling creative? Why not design your own knitting patterns for hand and machine knitting? Using Softbyte’s DesignaKnit9, you can work from the built-in garment shapes, or draw your own from scratch, design unique stitch patterns, or use the handy built-in ones – over 200 hand knitting stitch symbols are built in, ready for you to use. You can even convert your photographs into stitch patterns and print the patterns you create at home.
Snap up the must-have super-sized yarn this season from Stitch ‘n’ B….
The Woolly Mahoosive Mammoth giant 1kg knitting yarn is perfect for creating those on-trend, super chunky accessories and homewares. The yarn is available in a variety of shades and can be used to knit, crochet or arm knit with. Projects can be created super quickly allowing you to create a whole host of cosy makes in no time at all! Available to purchase in-store from Stitch ‘n’ B…., 16 High Street, New Romney, TN28 8BY or via the shop’s Etsy page, StitchNBintime
Add that touch of luxury to your winter projects with ColourWorks
Feel the warmth and softness as you knit with ColourWorks’ lovely Chunky Baby Alpaca or Alpaca and Silk Aran. Inspired by nature and driven by a love of colour, the brand offers a range of fabulous hand-dyed yarns in a variety of gorgeous shades. All of the yarns are dyed with natural dyes to help the environment. You’ll be able to whip up a scarf in no time at all ready for the colder weather!
Knitting by the sea this winter with Weymouth Woollies!
Situated in St Alban Street, Weymouth Woollies is just a stone’s throw away from the sea! The shop stocks a wide variety of yarns from leading brands such as James C Brett, King Cole, Rico, Sirdar, Wendy, Woolcraft, Cygnet, West Yorkshire Spinners and Marriner Yarns, plus patterns, craft kits and accessories. Hayfield Spirit Chunky, Rico Chic Unique Chunky and Wendy Husky Super Chunky are just a few of the fabulous winter yarns that you can expect to find in-store. Available to purchase in-store at: Weymouth Woollies 1A St Alban Street, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 8BZ