We have some great new additions to our autumn design collection with Ripple – cosy super chunky knits that are great mid season projects to knit now.
It may only be the end of August but here at Sirdar we are just too excited that Christmas is just a few months away, so we wanted to share a few Christmassy-themed treats with you now, so there’s plenty of time for you to plan your Christmas knitting.
Our Hayfield Essentials range is full of great quality, great value yarns and we are thrilled to be introducing our first fashion yarn to the range, Hayfield Ripple Super Chunky. Ripple is an incredibly soft super chunky yarn that has a rippled surface, it comes in a range of 5 marbled shades, including bright blue and purple shades, as well as more muted browns and greys. There are trendy leaflets with garments and accessories for women, as well as a couple of home knits. These great designs include stylish knitted biker jackets, simple sweaters and cardies and cosy snoods and hats, ideal for layering with jeans for a more casual look.
Soukie DK is our beautiful cotton blend yarn that is spattered with pretty sequins. This beautiful yarn is perfect for creating occasion knits, and we have 2 new, sophisticated shades for doing just that. There is Mother of Pearl, a white base with shimmering silver sequins and Black Cherry, a deep purple base with contrasting silver sequins. We also have stunning new designs for women and girls, including a delicate diamond lace patterned cardigan for women and the prettiest of little boleros for girls.
Heart & Sole is the jolliest of sock yarns, and we have 6 more fab stripy colour combos! These new shades are a great mix of softer, autumnal tones and more muted shades. The new shades include colours such as Skippy, a mix of pinks and greens and Pigeon Toes, a mix of purple, yellow and greys. There’s a free sock pattern on each ball band using the easy 2-needle method – making it a great first sock project! Heart & Sole - for the happiest feet around!
Snowflake DK is the cuddliest of baby yarns and we have 6 colourful new pastels to make the cheeriest of little knits. Our new shades of Blue, Pink Crush, Plum, Duck Egg, Pink and Lemon are lovely baby shades and we have 4 new adorable baby designs. There are cute little cardies for boys and girls with a coordinating trim in Peekaboo DK. There are also some really fun baby knits such as character blankets with an animal theme, there is a dog, cat, mouse or rabbit to choose from, and the cutest comfort toy designs, knitted in a combination of Snowflake DK and Snuggly DK.
Friends Forever 2 is the second in the Sue Jobson book series, this time she has had Christmas in mind and designed a book full of characters from the Arctic. The book has been knitted in several of our double knitting yarns, Snowflake DK, Cotton DK and Ella DK. There are the cheeriest of Reindeers, Rebekka and Hank, who have stripy legs and fluffy boots. Then there is Anja and Nanuq the Eskimo twins, they have their very own capsule wardrobes for all of their arctic adventures. Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without some fluffy white snowmen, luckily Sue has designed Fred Frost and Frank Freeze, there are even some sparkly lights knitted in Ella DK to create a football stadium! As well as these brilliant arctic themed knits there are the cuddliest of mice, Madame et Monsieur Souris and 5 wonderfully colourful teddy bears, that will be loved no matter what time of year it is.
Snowflake Chunky is the perfect yarn for making cuddly snowmen, Sue Jobson has designed a leaflet with 2 of the most charming snowmen on it. One of these snowmen is just about holding onto his knitted fly-away cardie, whilst the other is holding a sweet little knitted robin. They are surrounded by Snowflake pompoms, that make perfect snow balls, and they’re incredibly easy to make!
Sirdar Divine is a beautifully, colourful brushed yarn that has a tempting and glistening thread running through the core of each shade. It is a thick and thin yarn that creates the most amazing striped textures as you knit. Divine comes in a range of 6 rich and opulent colours. It is the perfect yarn to explore shape and colour and there are 8 stunning leaflets and a book for women and girls. Designs include beautiful open stitch styles, a glamorous cowl neck sweater and raglans that are made even more fabulous by the easy, striping effect of Divine. For little girls there are designs that they are sure to love, a glistening raglan cardigan and a beautiful cowl neck sweater. There is also a range of accessories for those wanting just that little touch of glamour.
New for autumn winter we have Sirdar Wool Rich Aran. It is made using 60% of the softest wool, giving it an incredible softness. It comes in the perfect 8 shade palette of timeless classics and up to date fashion colours. The Sirdar design studio has taken a new look at Arans and gathered a collection of stitches in modern Aran styles for men and women. There is a book with 22 amazingly textured Aran designs and 8 leaflets, with a mix of trendy garments and classic shapes too. There are also all the accessories you will need for winter, with snoods, scarves and hats for women and sturdy socks and hats for the men. Sirdar Wool Rich Aran is the new era of Aran knitting.
Husky is a beautifully soft and light super chunky yarn that comes in a range of 5 dappled, natural shades - Eskie, Waffle, Flecky, Misty and Bluff. Our design team have created the trendiest, casual styles for women and men, with 8 leaflets and a book crammed full of 17 designs and a pull-out learn to knit guide. The designs include perfect starter projects, such as mitts, hats and scarves, easy garments for when you've built up your confidence and hats and hoods to master your shaping skills. Husky Super Chunky is the perfect yarn for beginner knitters and those with just a little experience or for those who just fancy a new, super cosy wardrobe this winter!
Heads Up is a super trendy hat in a ball. There are 4 softly stripey ombré shades, each with a matching pom-pom to sew on. Each of these gently coloured, autumnal shades of Ombré Brown, Coco Beanie, Smokey Grey and Purple Ombré has a tweedy nep colour running through it. These easy to knit hats come with a free hat pattern on the ball band and are the perfect project for beginners or for those who simply fancy a quick knit.
Every little girl that loves all things pretty and pink will be sure to love our new colourful crochet designs and shades in Snuggly 4 Ply. This season we have four fabulously bright new shades - Gumdrop, Pink Plum, Spicy Pink and Pretty Posy. We have used these amazing colours in a series of crochet designs that include 6 leaflets and the Spice Girls book. Designs in this fun new collection include everything from cool helmets and berets with flower motifs, to the prettiest of boleros and cardies. There is also a bobble flowered cardigan and waistcoat, and bright crochet blankets. Snuggly 4 Ply has definitely brought the fun back into crochet!
Snuggly DK has the trendiest baby colours around and this season is no different, we have 5 new, beautifully autumnal baby shades - Little Spriglet, Dusty Blue, Tabby Cat, Mousse and Pattacake and a series of vintage inspired hand knits for babies, boys and girls from birth to 7 years. Within this new Snuggly design collection there are 8 leaflets and the Little Retro Knits book, with 14 adorable designs. These little hand knits are the perfect mix of simple, classic styles and ones inspired by our Snuggly archive with a modern day flourish! These gorgeous hand knits will keep your little ones looking terrifically trendy and cosy all winter long.
Snuggly Baby Crofter DK is everyone's favourite Fair Isle colour effect yarn. This time round we have 4 new, jolly Baby Crofter shades - Kiki, Hattie, Elsie and Mimi, and a selection of adorable new designs in the form of 8 new leaflets and Baby Crofter Book 8, which is crammed full of 15 hand knit designs for babies, boys and girls from birth to 7 years. These new designs are a brilliant mix of traditional little knits and ones with a slight twist. For the wee girls there are cute jackets with little bobbles, pretty scallop edged cardies and a matching lace knit cardigan and bonnet set. For the little lads there are simple little cardies, vee-neck sweaters with a Snuggly DK contrast and a pom-pom hat.
This winter step into a world of adorable hand knits for babies, boys and girls with our new designs and shades in the incredibly soft Snuggly Baby Bamboo. Our design team have created a wonderful Winter's Tale story with 15 adorable hand knits in our new Baby Bamboo book and 6 leaflets. These new designs are knitted in our 4 new beautiful shades of, Lula, Peony, Preppy and Paddy and include textured little knits for boys, cardies with heart motifs for girls and the sweetest little pinafore dress to wear on Christmas day.
Snuggly Tiny Tots is a fab textured, tweedy yarn for babies and children. This winter we have 2 new, incredibly trendy colours - Fab Fluoro, a bright turquoise and Popping Purple, a greyed off purple, each with trendy, bright neps. There are also 3 new leaflets with cool, hand knit designs, including textured hoodies, a cardie for boys and a girly sweater.
Snuggly Peekaboo DK is our softly printed, dappled baby yarn and this season we have 2 new soft shades - Tiny Toggle, a peach and grey mix and Mini Mint, a lime green and turquoise mix, both of which will be ideal for older children as well as babies. There are also 2 new leaflets, with cosy designs for boys and girls. We have a cute little wrap neck for boys and a shawl-collared, cabled cardie for girls.
Hayfield Baby Aran is another fantastic addition to the Hayfield essentials baby range. There are 6 essential baby colours in the range - White, Cream, Stone, Denim, Sugar Pink and Pastel Blue. We also have a collection of 8 leaflets with a range of the most essential designs for babies and toddlers, there are cabled sweaters and cardigans for boys, adorable cabled ponchos for girls and the cosiest cabled onesies for both boys and girls.
Hayfield Baby Chunky is a great value, great quality Hayfield yarn. This season we have 2 new, incredibly versatile shades, Mint Choc, a fresh mint colour and Milkyway, a neutral putty shade, both shades will work just as well for girls as they will for boys. We also have 2 great, no nonsense leaflets for boys, a chunky toggled duffle coat and simple raglan sweaters, both designs are sure to become wardrobe essentials in no time!
Bonus Buzz DK is a brilliantly colourful multi yarn, that is great for children's knits and for making fun accessories. We have 2 fantastic, new shades, Sizzle, a bright red, blue and purple mix and Jazzy, a vibrant mix of turquoise shades.
Bonus Baby Changes is our fun, phased effect yarn and this season we have 2 new shades for you. There is Chocolate Spray, a yummy mix of chocolate browns and white and Sea Spray, a bright aqua on white combo. We have designed a cute leaflet of cabled sweaters for boys using these 2 new shades, however they would work equally well for girls.
Bonus DK is one of the most versatile yarns we offer, it is great for garments, as well as small projects such as toys and accessories. We have 2 fab new colours to add to our already impressive range of shades, the new additions are Peachy and Fluoro, an amazingly bright pink.
Bonus Chunky is a fantastic yarn for making colourful quick knits. We are adding a palette of 4 trendy shades to our wide range of Bonus Chunky colours, the new shades include, Teal, Softmint, Leaf Green and Brandy Snap, a fashionable claret shade.
Country Style 4 Ply is one of our most classic yarns and we have 2 more traditional shades to add to the range - Holly and Garnet. Country Style 4 Ply is fabulous for crochet as well as knit and this season we have designs for women in both. There is a beautifully detailed, shawl-collared crochet cardigan and a crochet tartan look waistcoat. We have also updated the traditional knitted twin set with eyelet detailing and there is a knitted hat, scarf and glove set, all of which have a dainty little bow to finish them off.
Country Style DK is known for its versatility and excellent colour range and this season will be no different! We have 4 new shades to add to the range; Mink Pink, Duchess, Khaki and Mahogany, they are all classic shades that have been influenced by current trends. Our design team have created a brilliant collection of leaflets that include everything from his and hers Rudolph sweaters, classic cables for men and boys, a trendy Fair Isle tank for women, to the most amazing tea pot cosies you have ever seen!
Wash 'n' Wear is our most hard wearing yarn, which is just as well as you and your family are sure to fall in love with our new designs and want to wear them time and time again. They're knitted in our 3 new colours and include a fabulous cabled hoodie for girls, textured cardies for men and boys, an accessories leaflet with great colour combos, an amazingly colourful, bobbled cardie for girls and our personal favourite, a sweater with a surprised looking pair of penguins holding hands, what's not to love!
Crofter DK is a beautifully soft yarn that has an incredible Fair Isle effect that appears as you knit. This season we have 4 wonderfully feminine new shades to add to the range and 4 leaflets with the prettiest of designs for women and girls. Our design studio have kept these new Crofter designs simple, with interesting touches, such as the straightforward sweater for women with a thick cable running down each sleeve, a slash neck sweater with chunky turn back cuffs and a cardigan for women and girls with ribbed pockets. There is also a leaflet with 4 snood designs, all of which knit from just 1 ball!
Click DK is full of trendy fashion colour combos, and we have 2 new delicious shades, Apple Red and Camo, a bottle green and plum mix to add to the range. There are also 2 new leaflets, an incredible patterned sweater for women and 2 fun animal hat, scarf and mitt sets for women and girls, there's a cool fox or the cutest badger set.
Click Chunky is a wonderful marl yarn that is fab for the great outdoors! We have 4 rich, new wintry shades - Grapey, Fudge, Camo and Apple Red, as well as 4 new leaflets with designs for women and men. There is a trendy slash neck sweater for women and a stylish checkered cardie. For the men there is a classic cabled sweater knitted in the fabulous Fudge, it is sure to be a firm favourite for many a season to come. There is also a great accessories leaflet for women and girls with a snood, scarf and 2 fun animal hat designs.
Supersoft Aran is a great yarn for kids, it comes in a brilliant range of colours and will keep its quality wash after wash. We have 3 trendy new shades to add to the range this season - Berry Burst, a beautiful deep berry shade, Mallow, a soft pink and Misty, a bright aqua shade. There are 4 new leaflets knitted in these gorgeous shades for boys and girls. For little girls there is a beautiful duffle coat design and a bobbled hat, mitts and scarf set. For the chaps there is a hoodie, which can be done as either a sweater or a buttoned up style and then there is a traditional cabled cardie that can be done for both boys and girls.
Firefly Metallic is an incredibly glamorous yarn that is perfect for adding a touch of sparkle for evenings or even to the every day. We have 2 gorgeous new shades - Fever Pitch, a luxurious combination of purple and copper and Inferno, an exotic orange and red mix. There are also 2 new leaflets with elegant clutch bags and cape, scarf and mitt designs.
Hayfield Bonus Aran Tweed is a beautiful, tweedy yarn with colourful neps that creates stunning Aran hand knits with an interesting twist. Our new Bonus Aran Tweed colours for this season are gorgeously bright for winter, we have Bamburgh Blue, Ramsey Red, Heatherwick and Shingle. The new design collection consists of 6 leaflets and the Favourite Arans book, it has been inspired by outdoor living and our design team have created cosy, Aran knits that will keep you warm throughout the winter months. There are designs for men and women, with his and hers styles, wrap-neck and bobbled sweaters and classic cabled designs for men. As well as these garments there are 2 cabled blankets, perfect for snuggling up with after your day in the great outdoors.
Hayfield Bonus Aran is a great value, great quality Hayfield yarn. Our new Bonus Aran collection for autumn winter has a true family feel, we have a beautiful selection of new shades and designs that are perfect for family days out. There are 6 new leaflets and a book, Family Aran Knits. We have designs for each member of the family, for women there is a beautiful wrap neck sweater, a simple tank and a stylish slash-neck poncho, with a collared version that you can knit for your little girl too. For the men, there is a trendy vee-neck or crew sweater and the most practical of ribbed tanks. There are great designs for little boys and girls too - trendy toggled duffle coats for the girls and cool cabled hoodies for the boys.
Faroe Super Chunky is a beautiful mixture yarn, and comes in a range of gently, blended colours. We have designed 2 new leaflets using a selection of these lovely colours. There is an easy knit sleeveless, slash-neck top with matching snood for women, perfect for layering on chilly winter days. We also have 2 cushion designs, great for giving your home a fresh new look in no time.
Denim Ultra is another brilliant super chunky yarn from Sirdar that looks great styled with a pair of jeans. Our 2 new Denim Ultra shades are Toasted, a soft brown colour and Damson, a beautiful plum, both colours have white neps running through them giving them a real soft look. There are 3 new leaflets with cosy hand knits for women and girls. We have a chunky cabled sweater and a sweater with ribbed edge detailing and a matching detachable cowl, as well as a leaflet with 4 hood designs, there's even one with devil horns, for the more mischievous amongst us!
We have 2 new fantastically bright wintry shades in the incredibly cosy Big Softie yarn - Blizzard, a bold teal colour and Eskimo Red, a delicious lollipop shade. These fab new shades are perfect for brightening up any winters day and we have 2 new leaflets with designs that will help you do just that. There is a simple wrap jacket with Snuggly Snowflake Chunky cuffs that just looks so amazingly warm and an accessories leaflet that has 3 easy crochet styles on it.
Sirdar Indie is well known for having a riot of colours in each and every ball, and this season we have 3 fabulous designs for women and girls that showcase these amazing colours wonderfully! Indie is a super chunky yarn meaning it is quick to knit and great for beginners, because of that we have designed 2 brilliant easy knit garments, there is a cosy polo neck sweater for women and super trendy poncho designs for women and girls. There is also a cropped waistcoat style for women that will be ideal for layering. When you can knit with Indie there's no reason to have a dull wardrobe day ever again!
Kiko is a fabulously playful super chunky yarn and we have 2 more quirky, smudgy colours to add to the range - Misty, with soft greens and blues and Woody, a mix of browns and sandy colours. There are 3 new leaflets with designs for men and women, a brilliantly cosy sweater for women with a nice big cable running down the middle and a super chunky cabled cardie for men. We also have a leaflet of 4 snug hat designs, that include toasty earflaps and the biggest pom-poms you ever did see!
Freya is a beautifully soft, brushed winter cotton. This winter we have 4 more gentle tweedy colours to add to the range, Tundra, a cool blue, Usha, a purple heather, Land's End, a dark green and claret mix and Monro, a beautiful mix of dark green and purple. We have 4 new designs in Freya, there are exquisitely soft sweaters and waistcoats for women, as well as a one buttoned, ribbed cardigan style that can be knitted for little girls too. There is also a leaflet of the cosiest accessory designs, beautiful mitts and generous scarves that will make wrapping up in winter a joy.
Giselle Aran is a dramatic space-dyed yarn with a glistening copper metallic thread and neps. We have 2 stunning new jewelled shades - Bejewelled and Cosmo, and a selection of new designs for women and girls. There is a simple jacket style and a cropped cabled sweater, both of which would look great worn with jeans. Finally there is a crochet hood for women and girls trimmed with Snuggly Snowflake Chunky, making it easy to look glam whilst keeping warm.
Faroe Chunky is a beautiful multi-coloured yarn that is great for creating casual hand knits to wear with jeans and chunky boots. We have 2 new colourful shades - Rockpool, which is a turquoise and red mix on a stone base and Moorlands, a pretty mix of reds, greens and blues. There are also 3 new leaflets, with easy casual designs for women and girls, such as the easy knit tunic with pocket detailing. For those just wanting to add a splash of colour we have a matching hat, mitts and scarf set and a series of 4 bag designs, perfect for carrying all your essentials in for a day out walking.
Hayfield DK with Wool is known for its great fashion colours and we have 2 more to add to the range - Softmint and Blush. As well as these new shades we have some fab, easy to wear designs too. We have easy knit his and hers sweaters and a stylish, longline cardie for women, with cabled edge detailing and pockets. This great range means it's easy to have quality, stylish pieces on a budget!
We have a fantastic new palette of fashion colours to add to our range of Hayfield Aran with Wool - Softmint, Blush and Brandy Snap. We know that everyone loves a quick wardrobe update, so we have designed 2 new leaflets with four 1 ball accessory designs on each. There are stylish hats for all the family on one and pretty gloves and wrist warmers for women and girls on another. Although we have designed accessories in our stylish new colours, they would look great in garments too!
Hayfield Chunky with Wool is a fantastic value yarn that is part of our Hayfield essentials range, and our 4 trendy new shades are definitely essential colours to have this season. We also have 4 new leaflets with designs for each member of the family, there are 2 longer line cabled cardies for women, a casual cabled sweater for men and fab cabled jumpers for the little ones.
Head Start is our incredibly cool new hat in a ball. There are four funky shades, each of which includes a trendy pompom to sew on. We have Pink Rocks, Electric Blue and Soda Pop, all of which are a mix of grey and fluoro flecks with a matching fluoro pompom, then we have Teen Spirit, a camel and multi-colour spot mix with a pretty lilac pompom. These fab hats are perfect for this time of year-when there’s still a chill in the air but blue skies are getting everyone in the mood for bright colours! The Head Start ball band comes with a free, easy to knit hat pattern, meaning even the most beginner knitters can have one of these cool hats too.