Our front cover design is a warm shrug with either plain or patterned sleeves knitted on chunky machines and we’ve our usual pattern selection for standard, mid gauge and chunky models including conversion notes. Our regular features include Clubline, Dear Anne and Style File. Bill King shows us an easy way to create some impressive 3D effects and UK designer Alison Dupernex shares her design for an easy multi-size jacket using oddments of 2-ply. We’ve reached Part 4 teaching beginners how to machine knit and this month we look at holding position. Roni Knutson joins us as a regular contributor sharing two of her toque patterns and Irene Krieger brings us home thoughts from Australia. Our regular features include news, books and fashion in Newsline plus special reader prices in our Book Review.