Our front cover design is one of two patterns in King Cole Opium, which slides through a chunky machine like a hot knife cutting butter 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. As November 2012 is almost sold out, we’ve repeated Bill King’s waterfall design, which remains incredibly popular and UK designer Alison Dupernex shares two designs in 3-ply slip stitch. We’ve reached Part 6 teaching beginners how to machine knit and this month we look at joining shoulders and knitting neckbands. Roni Knutson shares her pattern for double mittens and we’ve chicks and ducks to knit for an early Easter. Our regular features include news, books and fashion in Newsline plus special reader prices in our Book Review.