Yearly archive for 2013

Campervan Hot Water Bottle PDF Knitting Pattern

If you’re quick at knitting there is still just about time to make up one of these Campervan Hot Water Bottle covers as a Christmas Gift. It takes lots of love to make it but only one 50g ball of double knitting yarn (plus some oddments) so

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Campervan Bauble “Dub Ball” Free Knitting Pattern!

This PDF knitting pattern is to make a Campervan Bauble Christmas tree decoration.  Mine was about the size of a tennis ball and made from scraps of double knitting yarn (DK) on two 3mm (UK11) knitting needles. You can of course knit in the round on double

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VW Campervan themed knitting kits just in time for Christmas

We’ve just added some Campervan and Beetle themed knitting kits to our website in case your looking for that extra “little something” for your Christmas gift list. Whether you decide to keep it for yourself or gift it as a special gift is entirely up to you!

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Make our Knitting Patterns your own by personalising them

I love the fact that people use our patterns as a guideline, making them personal by using their own colours and adding embellishments. I just wanted to share a couple with you. First is a Beetle Cushion Cover which Alison adapted to look like her own VW

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Anyone fancy knitting a Campervan Christmas Jumper?

Hot off the press just in time for you to knit up as Christmas present for your favourite Campervan enthusiast! (or you could keep it yourself). This pattern is for a snuggly hooded jumper made in lovely soft chunky yarn.  It has extra long cuffs with a

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Happy Halloween and a new Bunting page

Happy Halloween! Anyone having a party tonight? We’ve just added a new page to our site, this time for bunting.  All occasions catered for, Halloween, Christmas, Easter, Birthdays,Weddings – just let us know. Here are Spooky and Boo just for Halloween    

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Yarndale and a new Campervan Pattern

Wow! What a weekend!  Who else went to Yarndale?  There was so much lovely stuff on offer it’s probably just as well I was on the Slightly Sheepish stall and not able to wander around spending because the goodies on offer were very VERY tempting! I hope

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Knit a Cushion Cover based on the VW Beetle / Bug

Phew, it’s been a busy few weeks over the summer holidays trotting around the VW events in our camper van but we’ve now finished the VDub season and I’m frantically trying to get ready for Yarndale, a wonderful woolly extravaganza which will be at Skipton Auction Mart

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Win a Campervan Cushion Knitting Kit in our free to enter competition!

                                    Would you like a chance to win a knitting kit for one of our Splitty or Bay Campervan Cushions?  Just follow this link on our Facebook page to find

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Campervan Cushion VW style!

Finally something VW biased in chunky yarn! This VW Splitty Style Campervan Cushion is super quick to knit! Made in Wendy Serenity Super Chunky yarn which I have to say is really nice to work with and very soft and snuggly! I decided to do a Splitty

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Doodling with yarn

Doodling with yarn

Sat at HandPicked Hall yesterday I started doodling with yarn, like you do, and found myself crocheting a flower garland (or is it bunting?).  Either way, it helped to keep me occupied and also seemed a good way to use up this odd bits of yarn.  I

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Is it Spring yet?

Is it Spring yet?

Well, the weather here in Skipton, North Yorkshire had been very undecided as has my wardrobe!  Not quite ready to pack away the winter woollies yet. With Spring in mind I designed and made this crocheted flower cushion cover earlier in the year and took it to

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