Mezzo Yarn

Mezzo – Cotton and Wool Blend yarn


Mezzo is a fabulous new yarn from Plassard. This supersoft yarn is light and fluffy as a feather, yet thick without being bulky. Suitable for both knitting and crochet projects, Mezzo is perfect for creating a wide range of garments and accessories. This cotton and wool blend yarn comes in a lovely range of tonal shades including blue, neutral, charcoal, brown, fire and lime tones.

Check it out here:

Happy knitting stay safe!

Baby knits · beanie · Monte Bianco Yarn

Monte Bianco – Self Striping 4ply Yarn


While you are being safe at home, it’s a great time to get some knitting projects underway. Whether you’re a knitting addict like me, or it’s something you’ve been wanting to try for a while, now is the perfect time to get those needles clicking.

The yarn of the day is Monte Bianco. Super soft to the touch, Monte Bianco 4ply yarn is great for socks, kids, hats and baby garments. This self patterning yarn comes in a gorgeous range of tonal colours, and makes even the plainest stitches look like something special. Impress your friends with the gorgeous stripes and fair isle designs that the yarn creates for you – just from knitting basic stocking stitch! Too easy!

Read more about this fabulous yarn, which comes in 100g balls, here:

Happy knitting and be safe!

Kilcarra Tweed · Knitting Kit

Kilcarra Tweed – Pure New Wool


Reminiscent of the traditional homespun Donegal, Kilcarra Tweed is an authentic, colourful yarn with a contemporary twist. The Aran weight of this woollen yarn lends itself perfectly for Fair Isle and colour work, cabling and other textured stitches. This 100% pure new wool yarn is approximately a 12ply and beautiful to knit with. See the colour range here:

I also have three knitting kits available using Kilcarra Tweed. There is a mock cable beanie, mock cable scarf and family slippers. Check them out here:

I have many other yarns on offer too, so be sure to stop by and check them out.

Happy knitting and stay safe!

beanie · Family · hat · Mon Amour Yarn

Oxley – Family Diagonal Rib Beanie


This family microfiber Beanie has a 1×1 rib brim then is worked in a diagonal rib stitch. So soft and comfortable to wear, it will keep you warm all winter long. The pattern includes five sizes. Get all the details here:

This beanie is worked in Mon Amour yarn which I absolutely love. It is divine to knit with and is available for sale from my Knitting Yarns Online website. You will find it here:

Happy knitting!

beanie · Champetre Yarn · Family · hat · Kids Knits

Hurley – Textured Stitch Family Beanie


This family Beanie has a 1×1 rib brim then is worked in an easy textured stitch. The lovely variegated Champetre yarn adds extra depth and interest to this simple design. The pattern includes five sizes so you can make matching beanies for the whole family! Read more about this pattern here:

And you can see the lovely colour range for Champetre yarn here:

Happy knitting!

Baby knits · Slippers

Cynthia – Baby Shoes Or Slippers


These cute, easy to knit baby shoes or slippers are worked in garter stitch and have a folded down top. Perfect for both boys and girls, the pattern includes sizes 0, 3, 6 and 9 months.

If you are new to knitting, or looking for a way to use up some scraps of 8ply/DK yarn, then Cynthia is the perfect project. Read more about it here:

Happy knitting!

beanie · hat · Mon Amour Yarn

Tiffany – Ponytail/Messy Bun Beanie


‘Tiffany’ is a ponytail/messy bun Beanie which is worked in blocks of garter stitch and stocking stitch. This easy knit pattern includes four sizes. You can read more about it here:

The beautiful microfiber yarn (perfect for sensitive skin) used for this beanie is available through my Knitting Yarns Online website. Learn all about it and see the colour range here:

Happy knitting and in these difficult times, please look after each other, and stay safe and well.

beanie · Family · hat · Kids Knits · Kilcarra Tweed

Kingsley – 5×1 Rib Family Beanie


‘Kingsley’ is a family Beanie which has a 1×1 rib brim then is worked in an easy 5×1 rib stitch. The pattern covers sizes from 2 years through to mens. Read all about it here:

It is worked in Kilcarra Tweed yarn, which is approximately a 12ply, and can be purchased from my Knitting Yarns Online website. Read about this pure wool yarn here:

Happy knitting!

beanie · Coast Yarn · Family · hat

Aubrey – Fisherman’s Rib Beanie


Today I am pleased to introduce you to ‘Aubrey’. This family Beanie has a 1×1 rib brim then is worked in fisherman’s rib. The yarn’s composition of lambswool and cotton makes for a soft and warm beanie that is exceptionally comfortable to wear.

The pattern includes 5 sizes and you will find all the details here:

To learn more about Coast yarn (which can be purchased from my Knititng Yarns Online website), please click here:

Happy knitting!

Family · Slippers

Footy Slippers In Your Team’s Colours


In Australia it’s time to start gearing up for the 2020 AFL season. Show support for your team with these fabulous footy slippers! They have garter stitch soles, stocking stitch uppers and optional i-cord laces.

Not only are they practical and fun to wear, but they also make a fantastic novelty gift for every one-eyed supporter. The patterns includes six sizes, so you can knit a pair for everyone in the family.

The slippers have been divided into three styles, based on the number of colours required, accommodating all eighteen AFL teams.

If you prefer rugby or soccer or any other sport over Australian rules football, you can still use this pattern just substitute your own club colours.

Read all about it here:

Happy knitting (and go North Melbourne!)