Sue Stratford

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Knitting: Cardigan
Fancy a fun cardigan for a night on the tiles?
Knitting: Animal Toy
Blackberry Sheep is a quick little knit, ideal as a keyring or a bag charm.
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Pullover
The Volt Mini Me is here!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Voltage shawl is worked entirely in garter stitch.
Knitting: Pullover
This sweater is worked in pieces. The front and back are worked and then joined at the shoulders with a three-needle cast off. The stitches for the sleeves are picked up and worked down towards the cuff. The collar ribbing features an i-cord cast off and is worked in the round.
Knitting: Cardigan
This cardigan is worked from the top down and is designed to be seamless. You work the body and sleeves in one piece down to the armholes, followed by each sleeve. I found it easiest to leave the live stitches for the sleeves on a piece of waste yarn
Knitting: Hanging Ornament
As a anyone who have bought my books, Mini Christmas Knits, Merry Christmas Sweaters or Mini Knitted Christmas know, I am a bit of a fan of the Festive season!
Knitting: Cardigan
This cardigan is worked from the top down and is designed to be seamless. You work the body and sleeves in one piece down to the armholes, followed by each sleeve. I found it easiest to leave the live stitches for the sleeves on a piece of waste yarn
Knitting: Cardigan
This cardigan is worked from the top down and is designed to be seamless. You work the body and sleeves in one piece down to the armholes, followed by each sleeve. I found it easiest to leave the live stitches for the sleeves on a piece of waste yarn.
Knitting: Animal Toy
Dennis is a one skein Dragon
Knitting: Animal Toy
Frank is a one skein Flamingo
Knitting: Animal Toy
Hugo is a one skein Bear
Knitting: Animal Toy
Knitting: Pullover
The Retrofit sweater is designed to be a relaxed fit sweater with 2” - 4” (5 - 10cm) positive ease. The sweater is worked from the bottom up. The body is worked up to the armholes, followed by the two sleeves up to the armhole. The stitches for the sleeves and body are then joined and the yoke is worked. The back hem of the sweater is ‘dipped’ ...
Knitting: Pullover
The Retrofit sweater is designed to be a relaxed sweater with up to 10cm (4”) positive ease. The sweater is worked from the bottom up. The body is worked up to the armholes, followed by the two sleeves up to the armhole. The stitches for the sleeves and body are then joined and the yoke is worked. The back hem of the sweater is ‘dipped’ with sh...
Knitting: Cardigan
Swanpool is a fitted cardigan worked from the top down with mock cables which run from the neck rib. The yoke shapings are worked either side of these cables which end to give an interesting shape to the top of the garment. Worked in reverse stocking stitch, the mock cable pattern provides a false seam under the sleeves and down the sides of th...
Knitting: Toy Plant
These oversized holly leaves make a fantastic festive decoration.
Knitting: Animal Toy
This cheeky chap was a sell out success at Yarndale and The Knitting and Stitching show and is knitted flat using brown chunky yarn. His sparkly red breast is knitted separately and sewn on after the body has been sewn together.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This cute hat is knitted in the round and I used 40cm circular needles to make it. The fair isle is a 12 stitch repeating pattern which is quite straightforward to work.
Knitting: Hanging Ornament
Create for Christmas Jumper Day!
Knitting: Animal Toy
This tiny Stripy Sausage dog is inspired by the larger version in ‘Knitted Dogs and Puppies’.
Knitting: Animal Toy
This super soft little bunny can be made in a couple of hours and is a perfect fluffy gift!
Knitting: Animal Toy
This cute little Kitty Kat is wearing a Christmas jumper.
Knitting: Containers
These little pots are easily knitted in the round and then thrown in the washing machine to felt.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These little mitts are quick and easy to make, using just one ball of yarn (plus a few oddments for the colour work).
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
These mitts can be easily made from one 50g ball of 4-Ply sock yarn.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
Using two of these gorgeous little 25g balls of yarn you can make these lovely mitts.
Knitting: Wall Hanging
This bunting pattern can be used for any weight of yarn - just adult the needle size accordingly.
Knitting: Food Cozy
These cute little egg cosies are made to accompany the Summer Bunting Tea Cosy.
Knitting: Animal Toy
This cute little scottie dog measures approximately 6cm from nose to tail and is knit using double knitting yarn.
Knitting: Animal Toy
Little Hutty Duck is wearing his party hat as he was made to celebrate The Knitting Hut’s eighth birthday!
Knitting: Animal Toy
This cute little chicken takes just 33m of DK yarn to knit and tiny amounts of the red and orange.
Knitting: Coffee / Tea Pot
This festive tea cosy is knitted in pieces and sewn together. The base of the cosy is knitted in two pieces and sewn together. The ‘leaves’ are worked sideways and sewn to the base, slightly overlapping each other.
Knitting: Animal Toy
This cute little owl is made from just one ball of yarn. I knitted the front first then pulled out different colours of yarn to make the wings, feathers, eyes, beak and feet. The back of the owl can easily be made from what’s left. I also used two 20mm buttons for eyes. Buttons with four holes look better than buttons with two holes.
Knitting: Animal Toy
This chunky chicken pattern is an adaptation of the Magic Balls Chicken Tea Cosy pattern in a standard chunky yarn. We couldn’t keep up with the demand for the packs of Magic Balls so re-designed the Tea Cosy and added a base so you can make a cushion/doorstop instead.
Knitting: Decorative - Other
Perfect for the tree or the table, this Snowman is bound to bring a smile - he’s quick to work up for a last-minute decoration.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
These cabled socks are worked from the top down. They are quite straightforward to work and are an excellent choice for a knitter who would like to move on to a patterned sock from a standard sock pattern. The cable pattern continues down the side of the heel flap.
Knitting: Baby Blanket
A super-easy baby blanket with a cute little mousie peeking out of a pocket. Two sizes available, one suitable for a pram or car seat and a larger version to use in a cot.
Knitting: Coffee / Tea Pot
This lovely tea cosy has tiny bunting all the way around.
Knitting: Pin Cushion
The base of the pincushion is worked in twisted rib and the icing is made using an i-cord (full instructions are on the pattern).
Knitting: Coffee / Tea Pot
This Chirpy Chicken Tea Cosy was made using a bag of Knitting Hut Magic Balls which are mini balls of various thicknesses and textures of yarn in a colour theme.
Knitting: Cardigan
The collar is knitted with the fronts, so no stitches to pick up!
Knitting: Purse / Handbag
This is available as a FREE pattern.
Knitting: Purse / Handbag
This lovely little felted bag is really easy to make and has been a real hit in the shop! The pattern includes instructions for the bag and the flower corsage which can be sewn onto the bag or onto a broach fitting.
Knitting: Scarf
There is no gauge for this pattern as it is a very flexible pattern which you can use a wide variety of yarns for. The Feza yarn is made up of 10 or 11 different yarns, all different thicknesses and using a larger needle and the lacy pattern makes it all flow beautifully.