Vikki Bird


Vikki Bird

Vikki Bird is a knitwear designer based in North East England. She specialises in bright and bold children's designs, often taking inspiration from the suggestions of her two children, and also likes to design homewares and small accessories.

Projects by Vikki Bird


Palm-tastic Pillow

You can almost feel the heat of an island sun as soon as this pillow is placed in the room! Featuring a giant palm motif, this charming island pillow is knitted in a single strip, starting with a ribbed section and then stocking stitch. The front is knitted in stocking stitch with the palm frond motif incorporated using the intarsia technique. The result? A perfectly palm-tastic design!

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Little Fox Sweater

This little fox is here to make your little one giggle with glee! Perfect for a classroom party day or any day of the week, this fox sweater is bound to become a well-loved piece in her wardrobe.

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Soft Sky Baby Cardigan

Cardigans make a perfect additional layer during the transitional period from summer to autumn. This preppy cardigan features classic raglan shaping combined with intricate cabled panels that run down the two fronts of the garment.

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Little Sailor Baby Vest

Make a sweet vest for the little sailor in your life. Featuring an intarsia sailboat on the front, this vest is inspired by vintage nautical designs. The shoulders are fastened using buttons to allow for easy dressing.

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Unicorn of the Sea Sweater

Narwhals are a new favorite of the mythical beasts, mostly because they are real! This cute little narwhal is added to the sweater using the intarsia technique and the sweater is worked flat from the bottom up.

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Apple Leaves Sweater

Your little ones will always be a treat, but keeping their styles up to date with their growth spurts can be tricky. This classic baby sweater is just the project to work up in time for fall to keep them feeling comfy and looking cute. The design is knit from the top down with a lace leaf design and garter hems and cuffs.

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Peter Rabbit Pillow + Blanket Set

Peter Rabbit Pillow + Blanket Set

This unisex blanket and pillow set features an array of bunny silhouettes that make it the perfect addition to any baby’s nursery. Knitted from the bottom up, the blanket’s bunnies are added using the intarsia technique, and the entire piece is finished off using a moss stitch border. The Bunny Pillow is a much smaller project, featuring a single bunny at its center. Add a touch of woodland whimsy to any room using this charming set.

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Baby Bunnies Cardigan

Baby Bunnies Cardigan

What’s cuter than a knit bunny? An entire band of bunnies! This little A-Line cardigan is not only cute, but it’s a blast to make. Knitted from the top down, this design features a garter stitch border with buttons down the front, and a charming row of rabbits at the bottom. The row of bunnies are stranded, with cabling and bobbles to make them stand out. They are knitted on a reverse stocking stitch panel, while the rest of the garment is knitted in plain stocking stitch.

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Leaf Socks

These socks feature a simple lace pattern, and are ankle length to make them even more appropriate for spring. The picot cuff adds a delicate detail that’s perfect for the season. The socks are knit from the toe up, with a gusset and slipped stitch heel flap.

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Snowflake Infinity Scarf

The Snowflake Infinity Scarf features a tessellating snowflake design based on traditional Scandinavian knitting. The cowl is designed to be long enough to wrap around the neck twice for extra warmth. You’ll love this attractive design featuring a Fair Isle technique knit in the round.

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