Category Archives: Granny Cool

All the Secret Projects

Since December I’ve been working hard on new commissions for a publication due out later this year. It’s really frustrating as I’ve sat at my desk every day making some rather beautiful samples and writing patterns, but because of my … Continue reading

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Ciao Bella!

Very pleased to see the cover of my last book translated into Italian. Uncinetto is Italian for crochet. UK and American versions are still available. Check out your local book store or Amazon.

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Mind Your Mandala!

You can buy my Mandala Cushions pattern on Amazon today for just £1.50. Designed for DMC Yarns, using their 100% Merino Woolly Yarn, this pattern forms part of the Woolly 5 collection. The brief for this design was very specific, … Continue reading

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Pretty Patience Wrap

I have a new pattern for sale. The Pretty Patience Wrap first appeared in print in 2013 (in the Complete Knitting Collection Volume 1), but it’s still a firm favourite. I particularly love the photography (credit: Britt Spring) and the … Continue reading

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Free Pattern: Knitted Cowl

Let me introduce you to the Coffee Kitchen Cowl. Named after one of my favourite coffee stops in Cockermouth. This is a simple make, comfortable, practical and sure to be essential on those days when you need something you can … Continue reading

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