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A yak about patterns! From recommended patterns and pattern round ups to pattern reviews and finished projects.

Pattern ROund up March

Pattern Round Up | March

A plethora of lovely pattern released in March for your knitting pleasure. First up is a lovely child pattern for boys or girls. Twisty Raglan by Kate Oates This chunky raglan jumper will knit up in no time. Paired with Malabrigo Chunky there are lots of great colour combinations you could go for, bright and Read the full article…

Feb Round up

Pattern Round Up | February

  Unlike yesterday when the sun was shining, today is a dreary day in Brighton. It’s cold and windy which has definitely influenced my choices of patterns this month. Heavy yarn and cosy patterns, with keep all body parts warm at at the forefront of my mind. First up is Chains Socks by Mone Drager. Read the full article…

Pattern Round Up

Pattern Round Up | January

  It’s been a busy January here at YAK headquarters as you may have gathered but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been ogling the latest patterns that have appeared on Ravelry this month. It was clearly a great start to the year because there were so many I could have gone for this month but Read the full article…

Pattern Round up

Pattern Round Up | December

Christmas is over, new year is almost upon us which for many of us means the end of gift knitting and the joyous start to some much awaited selfish knitting. So what better excuse to share a few new patterns that were published this month to get those creative juices flowing. First up is a Read the full article…

Round up Nove

Pattern Round Up | November

  Nipping it in just in time this is our monthly pattern round up, and this month has been a corker. Helped profusely by the fact that Brooklyn Tweed released their latest offering of patterns Wool People 8 and Kate Davies has published her long awaited book Yokes, plus Pom Pom Quarterly hit our doormats Read the full article…

Round up October

Pattern Round Up | October

  Another month of new pattern releases to whet your appetite along with some yarns which I think would go wonderfully with them. First up is There’s a Rabbit on My Head by Stephen West. I always love seeing what new things Stephen has up his sleeve (or under his hat), they always sure to Read the full article…

Pattern Round Up Featured

Pattern Round Up | September

  I am hoping to make this a regular monthly feature, a pattern round up of some of my favourite patterns from the previous month along with some yarny inspiration. September is always a great month for new patterns, autumn is on the horizon and the light cotton is being put away in favour for Read the full article…