The Last Hurrah is the final collection for Rowan's Studio publications and so, by way of celebration, we asked some old friends to design a garment for the festive season. Using Kidsilk Haze, Anchor Artiste Metallic, Kidsilk Haze Eclipse, Angora Haze and Kidsilk Haze Glamour the designers have ensured the final collection is a fitting last hurrah and covers all knitting skill levels from beginner to the more experienced.
This mini collection featuring the luxurious yarn Fine Art Aran showcases 8 easy to wear designs taken from the Rowan archive and originally designed by Kim Hargreaves and Martin Storey. There’s definitely something for everyone in this collection ranging from a simple slouchy hat to oversized collared jacket.
The truesilk collection embraces the spirit summer in a relaxed, soft and colourful way, with designs being showcased in a mix of pastel colours and jewel like tones. These 15 stunning designs range from must have accessory pieces, such as scarves and beautiful berets, to lace sleeveless cardigans and cabled cropped sweaters, all styled with a 50’s inspired theme.
A stunning collection of eight women's knits perfect for summer. Designs range from cropped cardigans, to lace shawls and relaxed sweaters, simple yet stylish designs all worked in a stunning colour palette of Panama.
A relaxed collection of eight women's knits perfect for the spring/summer season. Designs showcase the earthy tones of Purelife Revive and Summerpsun yarns perfectly in simple silhouettes from draping cardigans to fitted sweaters.
The Pure Linen Collection containing 12 modern designs that showcase the stunning drape of the Pure Linen yarn perfectly. The collection has something for everyone, ranging from relaxed style sweaters to lace layering pieces, perfect to complete any summer outfit.
The Silkystones Collection is mixture of beautiful textured, easy to wear knits and laidback openwork, crochet styles. Photographed on the stunning south west coast of Spain, the imagery and designs showcase this wonderful tussah silk and linen yarn, within 12 relaxed designs.
The Simple Shapes Pure Wool Worsted collection is mixture of nine simple designs for both men and women, with a vintage yet modern edge. Photographed in and around the beautiful Oxford University campus, this set the perfect setting for the relaxed and easy to wear collection, showcasing the stunning Pure Wool Worsted in a selection of shades from the vast colour palette.
The Simple Shapes Pure Wool Worsted collection is photographed in and around the stunning campus of the Oxford University that gives this collection of eight designs a particularly British feel. The collection contains simple silhouettes but focusing on beautiful textured stitch work and divine cable patterns, all absolute must knits for the season.
A beautiful collection of 10 designs for children aged ranging from 0-3 months to 5 years, showcasing the luxurious yarn baby silk merino dk. The designs range from bright and easy to wear casual knits to cosy hats and scarfs, and theres even a cute little purse for your precious little ones.