Spring essentials

Katy Evans

Katy Evans

1 April 2014


Most people associate knitting with the colder season but spring is great time to cast on some lovely, lighter, brighter projects. Here is some inspiration to help you decide what to cast on next, with some spring essential knitting ideas.

With Easter on its way, these egg cosies and placemats are a cute addition to the breakfast table. (From issue 114, April 2013)

Placemats & Egg Cosy _2690

Spring is the start of wedding season. For a chic little cover up this shrug is perfect. (From issue 118 August 2013)

Shrug Main _9373

And what wedding outfit is complete without a little bag? (From issue 116 June 2013)

Lace Bag _6341

Of course, you can't be too carefeul in spring, best have a lovely jumper on the go just in case. (From issue 116 June 2013)

Slip Stitch Jumper Main _6277

Or possibly even a light jacket to keep the evening chill at bay. (From issue 115 May 2013)

Dingle Main

Although you never know, heatwaves are not unheard of in April. This picnic set will set you up for some alfresco eating. (From issue 117 July 2013)

Picnic Collection Main _7741
And, of course, our gorgeous May issue, full of pretty spring knits plus 5 extra simple summer knits, goes on sale next Thursday for lots more spring inspiration!

K128 Final Cover