Our knitting patterns are designed either in-house or by some of our favourite designers. We aim to make them as classic styles which are both modern and long-lasting - to make your work stylish but also to ensure that it is not out-dated before the real wool yarns you have used wear out!
Our new book, Pure Wool, contains both updates on some patterns and also a large proportion of completely new designs. Where there is an update, the previous edition is still available as a free pattern, but you will need the book to get the latest versions.
Please note that the patterns below are downloadable to save costs and therefore, from April, 2012, cost £1 less than our patterns sent by post.
You will be sent an email with a link ONCE YOUR PAYMENT HAS BEEN CLEARED through our system. We do this to ensure that your credit card is not charged until the transaction is processed but it means you may need to wait a few hours usually The link only works once, so if you have any problems, please do not hesitate to email us and we can send one - it seems some ipads are not friendly to saving downloads!.
All our patterns specify the amount of yarn you need, but knitters, yarns and ideas vary so if you need more wool, we cannot guarantee that it will come from the same batch or be a perfect match.
This is because we blend natural colours and use fleece from different flocks of sheep, so no one batch will be the same as the next, even from the same breed. If you are in any doubt about quantity, to avoid running short buy an extra 50 gram ball when you place your order.
Although the patterns are suitable for all our yarns in any particular thickness (DK, etc), some work better in certain yarns than others. Please telephone or email us with any queries.
We have re-edited all the patterns to have different colours and fonts for each size, where applicable, so they should work when printed in colour or monochrome - but please let us know how you get on!