We let the space-dyed yarn do all the work for our front cover stocking stitch design and we include a button-to-the-neck version as well. We’ve our usual pattern selection for standard, LK-150 mid gauge and chunky models including instructions for converting all of the designs for knitting on standard gauge machines. Our designers this month include Alison Dupernex, the late Carl Boyd and Anne Baker from Karabee. Our regular features include Clubline and Dear Anne. Sally-Ann is here to help us best combine the summer season’s fashions with our knitwear in Style File. We have a second look at hems in Part 22 of our major series for beginners, Bill King shows us some serious 3-D drama with mega-twist cables and Iris Rowe’s baby bears are quick and easy to make. This month, Marianne Henio’s Designer Blog talks about how best to combine our Rectangular Body Shape with knitwear. We also include news, books and fashion plus special reader prices in our Book Review.