Skip to content

Follow us!

Free UK Shipping when you spend over £25

Get in touch with us

A Typical British Summer KAL by Jane Burns in King Cole Big Value DK 50g

52 reviews
$0.00
Unit price  per 

Guaranteed safe & secure checkout

    Payment methods
  • American Express
  • Apple Pay
  • Diners Club
  • Discover
  • Google Pay
  • Maestro
  • Mastercard
  • PayPal
  • Visa
visibility

2 visitors are viewing this right now

local_shipping

Buy now to receive in 1 - 10 days

Please check the product description for pattern release information and substitutions

Please check the product description for pattern release information and substitutions

A Typical British Summer KAL by Jane Burns in King Cole Big Value DK 50g
local_offer

Join in with the first King Cole Knit Along, starting 17th June 2019. A Typical British Summer KAL is designed by the talented designer Jane Burns and uses King Cole Big Value DK 50g range in 7 beautiful, vibrant colours. 

This yarn pack contains: 

  • 11 x King Cole Big Value DK 50g - White (4020)
  • 6 x King Cole Big Value DK 50g - Fuchsia (4034)
  • 5 x King Cole Big Value DK 50g - Turquoise (4044)
  • 5 x King Cole Big Value DK 50g - Yellow (4027)
  • 3 x King Cole Big Value DK 50g - Saxe (4040)
  • 1 x King Cole Big Value DK 50g - Grey (4052)
  • 1 x King Cole Big Value DK 50g - Royal (4041)

Or:

  • 8 x King Cole Cottonsoft DK - White (710)
  • 5 x King Cole Cottonsoft DK - Hot Pink (1848)
  • 4 x King Cole Cottonsoft DK - Azure (3366)
  • 4 x King Cole Cottonsoft DK - Buttercup (1600)
  • 2 x King Cole Cottonsoft DK - Saxe (718)
  • 1 x King Cole Cottonsoft DK - French Navy (741)

This project is suitable for the adventurous beginner onwards. It assumes that you can cast on and off and work knit and purl stitches. There are both written instructions and charts to help you along the way.

You will require: 4mm knitting needles, 3.25mm knitting needles, locking stitch markers, sharp scissors, tape measure or ruler, sharp darning needle, toy stuffing, sewing needle and thread.

Measurements: 

Individual squares 25cm x 25cm (10in x 10in) (excluding Beach Huts)

Finished Blanket 150cm x 150cm (60in x 60in)

Tips for success:

 

  1. Keep all your yarn labelled, when working in artificial light it can be easy to mistake Saxe with Turquoise.
  2. Sew in your ends after each square, taking care to keep the back of the pieces nice and tidy. Use a sharp darning needle and weave in each end well to prevent all your hard work from coming apart over the years.
  3. Mark off the blocks on the block layout diagram as you make them to keep track of where you are.

The KAL will run for 8 weeks and a pattern will be released on Monday every week. 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/KingColeCAL/

  • Yarn weight: DK

  • Length: 145m - Big Value DK 210m - Cottonsoft DK

  • Needle Size: 4mm Knitting Needles & 3.25mm Knitting Needles

  • Ball weight: 50g - King Cole Big Value DK 100g - King Cole Cottonsoft DK

  • Fibre: 100% Premium Acrylic - Big Value DK 100% Cotton - Cottonsoft DK

  • Garment: Blanket

  • Pattern For: Home Accessories

$0.00
Customer Reviews
4.8 Based on 52 Reviews
Write a Review Ask a Question
  • Reviews
  • Questions

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
CF
07/16/2021
Cheryl F.
United Kingdom
Fabulous pattern

Next on my ‘to do’ list, l adore this pattern

CS
07/09/2021
Claire S.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Lovely pattern

I love this pattern. Can't wait to get started.

PH
06/03/2021
Pamela H.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Beach hut blanket

As yet I haven’t started knitting this as I have another project on half. However I have studied the instructions and they seem relatively easy to follow and are very clear.

JF
05/29/2021
joy f.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Feedback

Excellent as always.

SL
01/29/2021
Shelagh L.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Summery blanket

Had aran weight cotton in stock so used this. Used the needles as per the pattern Love the result

Deramores A Typical British Summer KAL by Jane Burns in King Cole Big Value DK 50g Review