News — Knitting for men

Cowls and Loops for Him and Her

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With a cold front sweeping across South-Eastern Australia, you may wish you had one of these fabulous cowls!  Which cowl will you choose? We have two brand new models on offer, made in soft, voluminous yet light ggh Joker yarn. ggh Joker is a multi-coloured yarn with a colour run that you will love! The women's cowl to the left is done in colour pink-orange and uses moss stitch. The men's cowl (right) is worked in brown-rust in pearl stitch.  Both cowls are available as original Rebecca Knit Kits, which include the pattern as a free download plus the recommended amount of yarn.  Other colour...

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Rebecca Knit Kits for men's sweaters with Linova yarn

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We have a range of beautiful Rebecca Knit Kits made with ggh Linova yarn. Linova is a cotton and linen blend that is cool and comfortable to wear and pleasant to work with. Take this gorgeous men's cable jumper, for example. Worked in Linova in linden green, this Knit Kit is available in sizes S-M, L-XL and XXL-3XL. The cables on the front are set against a background of reverse stocking stitch. This is due to become a favourite! Or create a stunning V-neck sweater with a cleverly simple yet stylish ribbing pattern in two different colours. Easy to work - this pattern is suitable for a...

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The Manly Art of Knitting

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The 1972 cult-classic "The Manly Art of Knitting" by Dave Fougner was republished in 2015. Out of print for decades and sought after by many, it's re-publication is a clear sign that knitting is not only back, it is now a craft for everybody! The 64 pages book provides a basic introduction to knitting and includes original images and illustrations from the first edition. It also contains a range of interesting projects to knit, including a dog blanket, a wall hanging, a slipover (jumper), a beanie, and then a couple of rustic items that require the creative use of gardening tools such as a saddle blanket for...

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