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Creating Colour Palettes workshop

Creating Colour Palettes workshop

Creating Colour Palettes workshop – September 2020 Hope & Elvis I’m very excited to be running a Creating Colour Palettes workshop at Hope & Elvis in September. A person described as ‘having an eye for colour’ is thought to be able to discriminate more colours or to make better colour choices than other people. This […]

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A Fair Isle headband and balls of Shetland yarn

Fair Isle Knitting workshop

Fair Isle Knitting workshop – September 2020 Hope & Elvis I’m teaching my popular Fair Isle Knitting workshop at Hope & Elvis in September. Knitters admire Fair Isle knitting because of the beautiful use of colour and the variety of patterns. Join me to learn about different stranded colourwork traditions as well as learning and […]

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Fair Isle Knitting and Design: a brief guide

Fair Isle Knitting and Design – a brief guide

Fair Isle Knitting and Design Fair Isle Knitting and Design is a comprehensive guide to stranded colourwork as practised by the knitters of Fair Isle and Shetland. It is for knitters who wish to learn or improve their stranded colourwork technique as well as those who would like to create their own patterns and colour […]

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Image shows the cover of Fair Isle Knitting and Design by Nicki Merrall, set on a lilac background. The words "Fair Isle Knitting and Design: an introduction" are placed in the top half of the image and "Nicki Merrall", in white text, are placed on the lower part of the background.

Fair Isle Knitting and Design: an introduction

Fair Isle Knitting and Design I’m excited to show you the cover of my book, Fair Isle Knitting and Design. Fair Isle Knitting and Design is a comprehensive guide to stranded colourwork as practised by the knitters of Fair Isle and Shetland. It is for knitters who wish to learn or improve their stranded colourwork technique […]

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How to Knit short courses with Nicki from Being Knitterly

How to Knit short courses

How to Knit short courses for Beginners and Improvers I’m running my popular How to Knit short courses in May and June this year. Let me tell you about them. When do the How to Knit courses take place? Each short course lasts for three classes and the classes will take place from 19:00–21:00 on Tuesday […]

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Sample made from mitred squares during a modular knitting workshop with Nicki Merrall from Being Knitterly

Modular Knitting workshop

Have fun with Modular Knitting in March 2020 Modular Knitting workshop I’m teaching a Modular Knitting workshop at the Being Knitterly Studio in March. Modular knitting (also known as mitred or domino knitting) involves knitting modules one at a time. This is done seamlessly by picking up stitches from the edge of a previous module. […]

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How to Crochet short courses

How to Crochet short courses

Crochet short courses for Beginners and Improvers I’m running my popular How to Crochet short courses in February and March this year. Let me tell you about them. When do How to crochet courses take place? Each short course lasts for three classes and the classes will take place from 19:00–21:00 on Tuesday evenings. The How […]

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