Sophie McKane


Sophie is a knitting designer based in London, UK. Sophie began publishing patterns in 2016 and was Knit Now Magazine’s 2017 New Designer of the year. Sophie’s work has appeared in Knit Now, Knitting Magazine and Knotions, and her patterns are sold through ravelry, loveknitting and Knit Picks.

Sophie spent nine years living in Brooklyn, New York, which is where she learned to knit. Sophie’s emphasis is on striking graphic designs with a contemporary vibe. She loves seamless construction, quick results and combining colour in unique ways. Sophie has three energetic kids who are the inspiration behind many of her baby and child knitting patterns.

Sophie is on ravelry as unicorn, where she also hosts the Unicorn Designs ravelry group. You can follow Sophie on Instagram @unicornknitdesigns.

Projects by Sophie McKane


Knit the Rainbow Scarf

Capture the colors of the rainbow with this colorful scarf. This design is knit using a gradient set of minis and a solid color. The scarf can be worn as a long loop to show off the gradient effect, or doubled to wear as an extra cozy accessory.

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