Category Archives: Kate Davies

Kate Davies’ Sixareen Patterns

Kate Davies’ Sixareen Kep and Sixareen Cape are now available on our online shop as kits! The patterns arrived this morning so we couldn’t wait to get them online. They’re the first patterns that Kate has designed in our Shetland … Continue reading

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‘Shetland’

As some of you may have noticed Shetland has featured quite prominently in the media recently. First came the ‘Shetland Ponies in Cardigans‘ which made two locals the faces of Visit Scotland’s ‘Year of Natural Scotland’; then the Dance Pony Dance advert … Continue reading

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Tobys Coat

Carrying on with the theme of natural colours from yesterdays post we have a new kit to show you today. Last year Sandra knitted her peerie dog Toby a coat to keep him warm, She used the motif’s from the … Continue reading

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Christmas Time at J&S

Christmas time has arrived at J&S so we have been happily decorating the shop in between serving customers and packaging up & sending off hundreds of little woolly parcels. Our new kit samples look so Christmassy that they are taking … Continue reading

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the one and only bmc

Have a look at Kate Davies’ blog to see her new version of the BMC, in lovely shades of J&S 2 Ply Jumper Weight. Can you spot which shade is which? Yum. x

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Warriston

A while back, we mentioned that we’d be putting a kit together for Kate Davies’ lovely Warriston. Well it’s here. At last. We mentioned quickly that the patterns come with Kate’s new digital magazine, Textisles. This was before we’d had … Continue reading

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Yum.

The Warriston pattern by Kate Davies is out. Yay! The smock design is knitted in Jamieson & Smith Shetland Aran. I’m thinking about one in BSS19, or BSS80. And then there are a couple of shades on sale (BSS71, BSS73, … Continue reading

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Warriston

Another beauty from Kate Davies.  The Warriston uses Jamieson & Smith Shetland Aran, and the pattern will be available from Kate shortly.  sigh…

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