We’ve teamed up with some of your favourite brands to bring you fab bundles of yarn, ebooks, great patterns and more in our exciting collection of giveaways this month! Got your copy of Simply Knitting issue 192? All you need to do to enter is simply click on the giveaway of your choice below and fill out the entry form, using the code for that giveaway (on page 32 in issue 192), or the solution from the shaded squares of the Sudoku or Crossword. UK entrants only. Giveaways close on 12 December 2019. Terms and conditions apply. Good luck!
1. Luxury Knits
Indulge yourself this festive season with a stunning limited edition yarn from Rowan. The new Rowan Selects Sultano Fine yarn is a sumptuous blend of silk, mohair and cashmere, giving a stunning sheen and an almost velvety feel to your finished knits. It’s a DK weight and comes in 50g skeins perfect for working up quickly on 4.5mm needles. Selects Sultano is available in a range of beautiful shades, which add a touch of opulence and luxury to any garment. Be quick and snap up this bundle while you can! We’ve got a pack of five skeins to give away to one lucky reader, worth £150. Visit www.knitrowan.com for more patterns and yarns.
2. Stitch Success
Add new life to your ribbing with this fabulous stitch dictionary from designer Marina Molo. 50 Shades Of Stitches Vol 1 (SCR Media, £8.18 for ebook) is packed with great patterns, utilising cables and lace stitches and more for wonderful textured effects. We’ve got 50 ebooks to give away to lucky readers. For more information visit www.marinamolo.com.
3. Baby Baby
When it comes to baby knits, Debbie Bliss is a yarn brand we turn to again and again – and her Baby Cashmerino is a particular favourite, with its cosy blend of cashmere, wool and acrylic that works up fast and is super soft for a baby’s skin. Of course, it’s also ideal for adult knits and simply perfect for snuggly winter accessories! We’ve got five packs each containing five balls of this fab yarn to give away, worth £23.70 each. Find out more at www.lovecrafts.com.
4. Classic Cables
Keep your little ones cosy this winter in a stylish cabled jacket from Bergère de France. This gorgeous pattern will ensure they’re snug, smart and warm throughout the season, worked in Bergère de France’s Ideal wool-blend yarn. Two lucky readers will win everything they need to make this sweet design in sizes up to 12 months – that’s yarn, pattern book and cute bunny buttons, worth £30.71 each. Visit www.bergeredefrance.co.uk for more.
5. Storage Solutions
If you’re anything like us, yarn storage is a perennial problem – there’s always more yarn but we’re running out of places to store it! These canvas bags from Annie With Alex are the answer to your yarn problems – stylish, reversible and even waterproof, we’re picturing one by the sofa, one by the bed… all showing off our favourite next-to-knit yarns. Each bag comes with super-sturdy, thick handles that are ideal for hanging on a radiator or door handle. Plus, the bags are all handmade in England from pure cotton canvas. We’ve got one large bag, worth £50, to give away to a lucky reader. Visit www.anniewithalex.com for more handmade bags in all styles and sizes.
6. Brilliant Bamboo
Fall in love with the newest yarn from Scheepjes, a luxurious blend that’s perfect for summer sun and cool winter days. Scheepjes Bamboo Soft is great for lightweight garments and perfect for lacy wraps and accessories. It’s available in a cheery range of colours. We have a pack of 10 balls worth £31.50 to give away. For more details on these top yarns, visit www.scheepjes.com.
7. Reindeer Games
Stay cosy this winter by knitting this fabulous earflap hat, just the thing to keep out the chill! We’ve got four kits from Stoff & Stil to give away, complete with reindeer badges, worth £5.50 each. Visit www.stoffstil.co.uk for more information and this free pattern.
Five people can win a copy of f Nudiknits: A Naughty Knitted Noel by Sarah Simi (£9.99), courtesy of Collins & Brown. See page 86 for more details, and the submit button will appear when you’ve filled in all the boxes and answered the maths sum at the bottom.
As a crossword prize five people will get a mystery bundle, packed with £10 worth of knitting goodies! See page 86 for more details, and the submit button will appear when you’ve filled in all the boxes and answered the maths sum at the bottom.