Our front cover design this month is an exclusive Nina Miklin design in her fabulous Milan Super Kid Mohair and we’ve our usual pattern selection for standard, mid gauge and chunky models including instructions for converting all of the designs for knitting on a standard gauge machine. Our regular features include Clubline, Dear Anne and Style File with Sally-Ann reminding us that texture is once again back in the spotlight. We’ve reached Part 16 of our major series for beginners and this time we look at knitting cables. Bill King goes ‘off piste’ using Card 3 on a single bed machine and everyone will fall in love with Iris Rowe’s adorable puppy in the Toy Box. Jo Newton’s geese go wandering in Picture Parade and we’ve more of Joan Lafferty’s Magical Memories. Irene Krieger knits a perfect cowl neckline and Roni Knutson’s simple vest uses oddments from the stash box. We include news, books and fashion plus special reader prices in our Book Review.