With a hint of the warm weather to come in the UK, our front cover design this month is a woman’s sweater in two styles for mid gauge and chunky machines. We’ve our usual pattern selection for standard, mid gauge and chunky models including conversion notes to help everyone knit any design on any machine. Our big feature is a 4-page pullout with everything you need to know about UK knitting and sewing pattern law. Our regular features include Clubline, Dear Anne and Style File. Bill King’s ‘Short Row Shuffle’ reminds us that deflected ribs are still popular at all levels of the knitwear market. We share some tricks of the trade and a few shortcuts to try in Techniques. Our regular features include news, books and fashion in Newsline plus special reader offers.