Vintage Knitting Inspiration from Downton Abbey

The Unofficial Downton Abbey Knits is here!

Take the period drama that is Downton Abbey mix in some of today’s brightest knitting designers and you get The Unofficial Downton Abbey Knits magazine! This special issue from the editors of PieceWork magazine features 25 patterns to knit—each inspired by the spirit and period costumes of the show and its surroundings, yet perfect for life in the 21st century. You’ll find the jaunty “Let’s Ride to Ripon Hat,” dashing driving gloves, a classic cardi for autumn, an Aran sweater for a special guy, and the scrumptious “Lotus Blossom Scarf.” There are also projects for the home—a sweet tea cozy with delicate embroidered flowers, a lacy table set, and a beaded lampshade. Make one of the stunning projects to wear while you’re watching the premier of Season 5 on PBS stations starting January 4!

—The editors 

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