eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 12 patterns

12 beautiful designs inspired by the English seasons.

eBook : 9 patterns

Born & Bred is a stunning collection of 9 designs in Yorkshire wool (from Yorkshire sheep!) by Yorkshire designer Ann Kingstone.

eBook : 7 patterns

7 festive-themed patterns for enjoying and gifting!

eBook : 15 patterns

‘Novel Knits, British Literature in Stitches’ is a collection of 15 knitting patterns from British designer Ann Kingstone. The designs are themed around the works of three of Britain’s most famous authors, Jane Austen, JRR Tolkien, and JK Rowling. With patterns catering to a broad range of abilities, Novel Knits is one knitting book ‘to rule them all’!

eBook : 16 patterns

Though at first sight it appears incredibly complicated, you can soon learn to knit stunning stranded colourwork with the help of this beautiful book. Ann’s step-by-step illustrated tutorials and friendly text make mastering colourwork skills simple, satisfying and fun. For speedy results the pattern collection includes a variety of small accessories that make ideal first stranded colourwork projects, as well as a glorious variety of larger garments for all the family.

eBook : 7 patterns

Available with an automatic 10% early bird discount until the end of September 2016. The discount is automatically applied during checkout, making the ebook price £10.80.

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Knee-highs
I have now added Snow Bunny to my Ravelry store. The new pattern is offered with a range of sizes, and has been carefully edited by my technical editor, Karen Butler. It is available with a 20% introductory discount until March 10th. The discount will be automatically applied during checkout; no coupon required.
Knitting: Cowl, Cape, Poncho
The Eirwen cape was designed to evoke the magnificant drama of snow-capped mountains, icicles, and powder snow. The name is Welsh for ‘snow white’.
Knitting: Knee-highs
“Two delightful twilight walks … where the trees were the oldest and the grass was the longest and wettest, had—assisted by the still greater imprudence of sitting in her wet
Knitting: Earflap Hat
A fun knit for gifting, the Wassail Hat features large pompoms and braids. To make it you will need up to 150g of main colour and 50g of a contrast colour (for the pompoms).
Knitting: Scarf
The Wassail Scarf features reversble cables, so it looks the same on both sides of the scarf. It also features huge pompoms!
Knitting: Slippers
These festive slippers are a quick project for gifting either to yourself or a loved one.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Embroidered clocks adorn these traditionally styled socks.
Knitting: Hanging Ornament
Sweet little decorative mini socks. Great for hanging on the tree and stuffing with tiny treats.
Knitting: Cardigan
A merry little knit for little folk!
Knitting: Cup / Mug
Mary Rose is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns. The book is available from Rowan stockists.
Knitting: Pullover
Snowstar is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns. The book is available from Rowan stockists.
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
Endeavour is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns. The book is available from Rowan stockists.
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
With pretty little flowers and vintage styling, this little coat evokes the charm of those classic childrens books from the early twentieth century that celebrate the innocence, friendships and adventure of childhood. Narnia, Peter Pan, The Secret Garden, and A Little Princess still hold us in their thrall!
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
The Pleiades Mitts are one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns. The book is available from Rowan stockists.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
The Pleiades Hat is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns.
Knitting: Cardigan
Skipper is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns.
Knitting: Electronics Cozy
Polaris is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns.
Knitting: Vest
Port and Starboard is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns.
Knitting: Pullover
Field Study is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns. The book is available from Rowan stockists.
Knitting: Cowl
The cowl uses a stitch pattern adapted from the Sylvia cardigan, based on Chippendale trellis with Norwegian style motifs. The use of travelling colourwork as a design feature independent of shaping needs was inspired by the wonderful work of fellow designer, Kieran Foley.
Knitting: Cardigan
Sylvia is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns. The book is available from Rowan stockists.
Knitting: Headband
Enid is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns.
Knitting: Pullover
Corona Borealis is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns. The book is available from Rowan stockists.
Knitting: Pullover
Easter bunny discount: buy William before the end of March to get a 15% discount off the pattern price shown. The discount is auomatically applied during checkout - no coupon required.
Knitting: Cardigan
Hedgerow is one of 16 glorious designs in Stranded Knits, a superb technique manual and pattern collection that Ann created for Rowan Yarns. The book is available from Rowan stockists.
Knitting: Food Cozy
These little egg cosies were inspired by some vintage embroidered ones I own, originating from Holland I beleive.
Knitting: Pullover
Easter bunny discount: buy Sweet William before the end of March to get a 15% discount off the pattern proce shown. The discount is auomatically applied during checkout - no coupon required.
Knitting: Hanging Ornament
‘Wesley Bob’ is an old Yorkshire dialect term for Christmas tree decorations. These ones are carefully designed to make beautifully spherical ornaments.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
A traditional top-down sock featuring Bavarian cables. The pattern includes full written instructions and charts. Sized to fit 20½(23:25½)cm/8(9:10)” ankle/mid-foot circumferences.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Sylvana is a layered hat using two different weights of yarn - approximately 150 metres of a DK weight yarn and approximately 175 metres of a 2ply/laceweight yarn. The laceweight is held double for the band.
Knitting: Coffee / Tea Pot
Betty is part of the Born & Bred collection, a book made in partnership with baa ram ewe, the awesome Yorkshire yarn shop taking Yorkshire wool to the world! The book is available in print from baa ram ewe.
Knitting: Feet / Legs - Other
The Wharfe wellytoppers are part of the Born & Bred collection, a book made in partnership with baa ram ewe, the awesome Yorkshire yarn shop taking Yorkshire wool to the world! The book is available in print from baa ram ewe.
Knitting: Vest
Little Tyke is part of the Born & Bred collection, a book made in partnership with baa ram ewe, the awesome Yorkshire yarn shop taking Yorkshire wool to the world! The book is available in print from baa ram ewe.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
These ‘Lovely Socks’ feature stranded colourwork inspired by the knitting traditions of the Shetland Isles and Scandinavia.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Baht ‘At is part of the Born & Bred collection, a book made in partnership with baa ram ewe, the awesome Yorkshire yarn shop taking Yorkshire wool to the world! The book is available in print from baa ram ewe.
Knitting: Pullover
Hild is part of the Born & Bred collection, a book made in partnership with baa ram ewe, the awesome Yorkshire yarn shop taking Yorkshire wool to the world! The book is available in print from baa ram ewe.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Ilkley Moor is part of the Born & Bred collection, a book made in partnership with baa ram ewe, the awesome Yorkshire yarn shop taking Yorkshire wool to the world! The book is available in print from baa ram ewe.
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
Roseberry is part of the Born & Bred collection, a book made in partnership with baa ram ewe, the awesome Yorkshire yarn shop taking Yorkshire wool to the world! The book is available in print from baa ram ewe.
Knitting: Slippers
The Swaledale Clogs are part of the Born & Bred collection, a book made in partnership with baa ram ewe, the Yorkshire yarn shop taking Yorkshire wool to the world! The book can be purchased in print from their online shop, here. baa ram ewe ship worldwide.
Knitting: Pullover
Wetwang is part of the Born & Bred collection, a book made in partnership with baa ram ewe, the awesome Yorkshire yarn shop taking Yorkshire wool to the world! The book is available in print from baa ram ewe.
Knitting: Pullover
Designed to flatter, April features side shaping for the waist, and short rows to scoop the front neck.
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
A flattering semi-fitted coat. Feather and fan panels with increasing width create flared sleeves and skirt. Knitted in an alpaca blend aran weight yarn, the coat is designed to be super-warm, with a slouchy hood for extra comfort.
Knitting: Cardigan
Knitted in a laceweight silk yarn, this cardigan has a very slinky drape, and is cool enough for the hottest days of summer. A great choice for showing off your lace knitting skills.
Knitting: Slippers
Featuring beautiful felted roses, these cosy slippers make ideal gifts for elegant ladies, including you!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Though it was inspired by a Georgian woven Kashmir shawl, this wrap has a chic contemporary feel.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The socks feature an unusual placement of the arch increases - immediately next to the lace panel on each side.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Both versions of the shawl (sportweight and DK) are 50” wide by 28” deep after blocking.
Knitting: Pullover
A uniquely constructed yoke; the overlace and contrast underlayer are knitted separately on picked up stitches from the same circle of icord. The two layers are joined at the bottom of the yoke with a three needle icord bind-off. Lots of fun, and much easier than it sounds!
Knitting: Gloves
A summer concert, or a high school dance? You decide!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Throughout May Summer Seas is available with a 20% discount, priced at £3.40 instead of £4.25. This is a regular sale; the discount will be automatically applied during checkout. No coupon code required!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The PDF pattern contains full written instructions, including row-by-row instructions for the stitch patterns involved. The stitch patterns are also charted, and a blocking diagram is provided with clear measurements in both imperial and metric units.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
The pattern features charts for the thumb gusset, the main hand, and the lace edging. Full written instructions accompany the charts to guide you through every stage of the project.
Knitting: Hanging Ornament
These sweet little hearts make ideal tree ornaments, or scented wardrobe sachets.
Knitting: Slippers
These slippers make great gifts, and are a great little project for practising stranded knitting techniques, including steeks. The pattern is supported by written and video tutorials at www.AnnKingstone.com
Knitting: Baby Blanket, Blanket - Other
Kellynch is also available in Ann’s book, Novel Knits.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These fingerless mitts are a quick and easy knit. They are also a great project for learning and practicing one-row buttonhole and three-needle bind-off methods. The pattern guides the knitter step-by step through these methods.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
An elegant shawl with a shimmering gossamer effect, delicately edged with a beautiful lace pattern. The design was inspired by Jane Austen’s enchanting romantic novel, “Mansfield Park”.
Knitting: Pullover
The pattern for Pemberley is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.
Knitting: Scarf
The Lanthir Lamath pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.
Knitting: Vest
Throughout July you may buy the ‘A Great British Knit’ pattern with a 20% discount using the coupon code TOGETHER. Just add the pattern to your basket, then enter the code during checkout.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Hartfield pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.
Knitting: Slippers
Purchase includes both patterns (i.e. the ladies version and the men’s version).
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
The Northanger pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in Stitches.
Knitting: Pullover
The Lissuin pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.
Knitting: Headwrap
The Lady of the Wood Wimple pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.
Knitting: Knee-highs
For sexy Slytherins!
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
The Lady of the Wood Mitts pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
The Lórien pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.
Knitting: Scarf
Traditional selbu stars and Nordic border motifs adorn this double knitted scarf which is named after the long-running British astronomy programme presented by Sir Patrick Moore!
Knitting: Scarf
Delicate blooms scatter over this snuggly scarf. Romantically feminine for an adult, soft and girly for a child.
Knitting: Afghan block
This blanket square features an unusual double increase and twisted stitch columns. Designed in response to The Knitter magazine’s blanket campaign in aid of the UK charity, MacMillan Cancer Support.
Knitting: Drawstring Bag
This pretty drawstring bag would make a lovely accessory for any special occasion, especially weddings.
Knitting: Knee-highs
Hogwarts knee-high socks bearing the school motto ‘Never Tickle A Sleeping Dragon’.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The Chaussettes de Beauxbatons pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.
Knitting: Tote
The Fleur Tote pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The Luna’s Moonlight sock pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.
Knitting: Knee-highs
This is the third in my set of four designs for the Hogwarts Houses. It features the house heraldic motif (a ‘lion rampant’), and a house cheer (‘Roar Gryffindor’). The fairisle border and foot pattern are designed to be evocative of the medieval origins of the Hogwarts Houses.
Knitting: Tote
Pattern for a felted shoulder bag designed for the Hogwarts Sock Kit Swap. The latin text roughly translates as ‘Never Needle A Magical Knitter’. The swap-specific ‘HSKS’ lettering may be omitted and the embroidery re-positioned to make the bag suitable for other magical knitters!
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Pretty socks with a diamond eyelet pattern, sized for little girls aged 5-7 years. The socks work in any standard sock yarn, including self-striping yarns as shown.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
A basic ribbed sock pattern to fit children aged 4-6 years. Can be knitted as knee-highs, or as ankle socks as required - just adjust the length of the leg accordingly. Looks great in self-patterning yarns as shown in the photo.
Knitting: Knee-highs
This is the second in my set of four designs for the Hogwarts Houses. It features the house heraldic motif (a badger), and a house cheer (‘Huzzah Hufflepuff’). The fairisle border and foot pattern are designed to be evocative of fleur-de-lys, a medieval pattern often used in heraldry. I recommend using knitting-in elastic in the cuff...
Knitting: Knee-highs
Knee high Ravenclaw House socks designed whilst participating in the Hogwarts Sock Kit Swap. The design was prompted by ‘Lavender Ackerly’ (a Potter-style alias) who suggested I should design some ‘proper Ravenclaw socks’. The socks feature the house eagle, and a house cheer - ‘Soar Ravenclaw’. I have worked t...
Knitting: Knee-highs
The Durmstrang Socks pattern is also available in ‘Novel Knits’, a book celebrating British Literature in stitches.