Learn or improve your stranded colourwork technique and have a go at design during the Fair Isle creative knitting workshop with Nicki from Being Knitterly.

Fair Isle Knitting creative workshop

Learn Fair Isle knitting techniques in July 2018 Fair Isle Knitting creative workshop I’m teaching my popular Fair Isle workshop at the Being Knitterly Studio in Loughbourgh this summer. This workshop is fully booked! Sign up to the Being Knitterly newsletter if you are interested in new dates for the Fair Isle Knitting workshop. Why […]

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Being Knitterly newsletter and GDPR

The Being Knitterly newsletter and GDPR

GDPR and newsletters The new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) comes into effect on 25 May 2018. It’s aim is to protect everyone’s personal data from misuse. Have you have ever received mail shots or emails from a company after buying something from them? That’s a very simple example of misuse of your personal data. And […]

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BBC Radio Leicester interview: not quite 15 minutes of fame!

BBC Radio Leicester interview

Radio calling Last week I answered a phone call from James Carpenter at BBC Radio Leicester. He asked me if I’d like to be interviewed live on his program. And of course, I said yes! James explained that his daughter was learning to knit, and a male colleague was very keen on knitting scarves, so […]

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2018 dates for European yarn and fibre festivals

2018 dates for European yarn festivals

Travels with yarn! Whenever I travel abroad I look for yarn local to the place that I’m visiting. One of the easiest ways to track down local yarn in another country is to visit a yarn festival. You will discover many small companies spinning and dying beautiful yarns as well as farmers with flocks of […]

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Colour creative knitting workshop: learn how to choose yarn to create a colour palette working from an inspirational image such as flowers with Nicki from Being Knitterly

Colour creative knitting workshop

Creative knitting workshop in March 2018 Colour creative knitting workshop I’m returning to The Refectory Table to teach my popular Colour creative knitting workshop.   The Refectory Table is run by Janet Currie, a creative consultant, avid gardener, maker and project manager. Janet hosts inspirational creative business courses and art workshops for small groups sat around […]

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Lace knitting: learn how to knit different types of lace stitch during the How to Knit Lace short course with Nicki from Being Knitterly.

How to Knit Lace short course

Knitting course in June 2018 How to Knit Lace short course Let me tell you a bit about my lace knitting short course that I’m running in June 2018. Why come to this lace knitting short course? Maybe you’ve never tried lace knitting or you’ve tried to knit lace and struggled. Or, you might have […]

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Improvers knitting: learn the techniques needed for a simple garment during How to Knit for Improvers short course with Nicki from Being Knitterly

How to Knit for Improvers short course

Improvers knitting course in January 2019 How to Knit for Improvers short course Let me tell you a bit about the improvers knitting short course that I’m running next in January 2019. Why should you come to this improvers knitting short course? Maybe you can cast on, knit and purl and cast off. You might […]

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