Exciting news and how to help A Stitch in Time Vol1 stay on the book shelves!

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Five years ago Gavin and I took the decision to self publish A Stitch in Time, Volume 1.  This knitting treasury and vintage pattern archive with 59 patterns and over 300 pages is not a book that a traditional publisher would … Read More

Wartime Farm Sleeveless Pullover

I am beside myself with excitement at being able to announce that I am about to release the Wartime Farm Sleeveless Pullover pattern as worn by Alex Langlands in the BBC series, Wartime Farm. Photo of Alex Langlands courtesy of … Read More

The Comforts Committee

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Browsing through vintage knitting patterns this afternoon I found this beautiful illustration on the back cover of “Knitting for the R.A.F” published by the Royal Air Force Comforts Committee, based at 20 Berkeley Square, London. Ration coupon-free wool could be … Read More

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