The KDD online shop stocks our yarn, knitting kits, books, and knitwear (socks, snoods, and jumpers, made right here in Scotland)

You can purchase Kate’s hand-knitting patterns as digital PDF downloads through Ravelry

Tom’s photographic work is available to purchase as high-quality archival prints

To date, we have produced twelve books under the KDD and Makadu imprints, all of which are available in our shop:
Colours of Shetland (2012), Yokes (2014),  Buachaille: at Home in the Highlands (2015), The Book of Haps (2016), Shetland Oo (2016), Inspired by Islay(2017), Happit (2017), West Highland Way (2018), Shore (2018), Handywoman (2018), and Milarrochy Heids (2018)

and Bold Beginner Knits (2019)

For trade customers: 

Individual patterns are available to trade via the Ravelry in-store sales scheme.

Wholesale distribution of Shetland Oo is handled by ourselves. Please contact us at to place an order.

Our yarns, knitwear and accessories are made exclusively for ourselves (and are not available to trade customers).

Copyright and IP
Kate Davies Designs and KDD are registered trademarks of books, printed and digital patterns, hand-knitting yarn and ready-made knitwear (UK00003325318). KDD controls all rights relating to our work’s IP (Intellectual Property). You may not copy and sell our hand knitting patterns in any format outside of the Ravelry-in-store sales agreement and you may not sell garments which have been made from our patterns. In some circumstances, we will permit our work to be reproduced and exchanged for charitable purposes. To discuss such licensing arrangements please contact us at: