This month another new Bea Roberts design is on the cover. We’ve 8 designs (with 11 patterns) for standard gauge, LK150 mid gauge machines and chunky models including conversion notes to help everyone knit any design on any machine. Ourregular features include Clubline, Dear Anne and Style File. Joan Lafferty ‘does it her way’ with hints and tips for beginners and old hands and Bill King puts punchcards away and turns off electronics for some top trims. Carl Boyd designs a sideways-knitted classy top and skirt whilst Alice Wilmshurst gives us patterns and ideas with lots of hints and tips to try. Our regular features include masses of news, books and fashion in Newsline plus Book Review with reader savings. Kamalini Trentham has reached Part 5 of her lace series and we show you how to create flowers with yarn, ribbon or raffia on a flower loom. Our Stash Box pattern this month is a really pretty top to knit from oddments of ribbon yarn.