Jane Burns

244 Flips | 3 Magazines | 13 Followers | @knittyknerd | I consider myself a very lucky person, I do what I love for a living, I have a gorgeous supportive husband and three beautiful children (yes boys, I called you beautiful, get over it) I am freelance Knitwear Designer with a passion for knitting, crochet and most things needlecraft related. I spend my days and nights designing and making often slightly quirky projects for craft magazines. My work can be seen in Let’s Knit Magazine, Simply Knitting, Let’s Get Crafting and Knit Now.

Halloween Knits, Monsters, Eyeball Cushions, Bats….Jane Burns | Jane Burns

I love designing for Halloween, I love the colours, I love the fun, I love getting to be as silly as my imagination will allow. This is the third …

Santa Baby Hat & SweaterJane Burns | Jane Burns

I know how you all secretly love a good Christmas jumper! I have been a busy girl creating three such delights for your little people.<p>Today I would …

Elf Yourself Knitted Christmas Jumper (Jane Burns)

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Mr Not So Frosty – Knitted DoorstopJane Burns | Jane Burns

With his jaunty top hat and cosy scarf this festive chap will hold the door open for your guest. Classic cables add some interest to your knitting, …

Tiny Knitted Gift Bags and Sparkly SacksJane Burns | Jane Burns

<b>These tiny bags are great for hiding treats on the tree</b><p><i>Image courtesy of Simply Knitting Magazine</i><p>I was luck enough to receive a pack of Lion Brand, …

I'm beyond thrilled to have two designs on the cover of @Letsknitmag this month. Check out my @SpindriftWool mittens http://t.co/DT13Z9CoUS

Warning! My @EdenCottage hat and cowl set (which made the @Letsknitmag cover, squeee) are super addictive to knit http://t.co/SMVw4JiLOK

'It's on my head isn't it?' From today's photo shoot #knit #crochet #yarn #halloween

Crochet Infinity ScarvesJane Burns | Jane Burns

As I have mentioned before, it is always a challenge to keep things a secret from you. Early in the year I was desperate to tell you all about my …

RT @Ighthamlamb: @RuthPopeyeDoyle @AnnaLouiseMusic http://t.co/UZxFGzUn60

Friday Freebie crochet pattern for your sneaker makeover – VioletJane Burns | Jane Burns

We have come to the last of our crochet flowers (well for now). But what better way to end than with Violet. Named after my wonderful Nan, my woolly …

"I just want to take a closer look...." Curiosity soaked the kid! 🙊

"Mork calling Orson" Look after him Orson! #RobinWilliams RIP http://t.co/yxXcsdddL9

Happy Days – Now free to download (Jane Burns)

Big Bouncy Knitted Sunflower CushionJane Burns | Jane Burns

Hello there my yarn loving friends, guess who got their design on this months issue of Simply Knitting? That would be me and I am still grinning …

Download my Knitted Remembrance Poppy Brooch pattern for free (Jane Burns)

Just one of my designs inside 😄#crochet #design #grannysquare

Sometimes deadlines are tight 🙊#knitting #knitdesign #yarn

Plain kitchen clock to knitted rustic wall art – Easy!Jane Burns | Jane Burns

This post comes with a warning, once you have knitted completed this project nothing in your home will be safe! Knitting i-cord is simple and before …

Rubber band Babies

Pringle Tube to Knitted Desk Tidy, why not?Jane Burns | Jane Burns

I am always looking for new ways to yarn bomb my work space. I had seen lots of faux knitted home wares in the shops but nothing was quite right. So …

Magic Knitted Cupcake Pattern, now available for freeJane Burns | Jane Burns

To celebrate the new series of The Great British Bake Off, the lovely ladies at Let’s Knit Magazine are offering my Magic Cupcake pattern as a free …

Join me at Alexandra Palace for some knitty fun. (Jane Burns)

RT @IndiestarrSarah: 4663 is the number to beat - still mushrooms, flowers and bunting to go! #worldrecordyarnbomb http://t.co/iY5BZu8KiL

Still counting #yarnbomb http://t.co/cfRmSks1VK

RT @IndiestarrSarah: A few flowers #worldrecordyarnbomb http://t.co/jLxM5LvayB