2013 Royal Baby Beanies Spin Off  magazine Summer 2013

2013 Granny Cheyne: A Shetland Knitter in New Zealand Piecework May/ June

2012 Ribbonwood and Fern Scarf pattern was featured in Piecework May issue

2010  Wrapped in Lace: Knitted Heirloom Designs from Around the World Interweave Press CO

“Shetland Lace Knitting in New Zealand” (includes Shetland Style Lace Bonnet and Booties pattern)

  Knitting Traditions special issue Piecework Magazine  Interweave Press

2009 “Haapsalu, Estonia” Creative Fibre, Vol.12, No.1 Journal of NZSWWS.

2007  “Renaissance/Medieval Knee Socks”  in The Ultimate Sock Book,

Vogue Knitting eds, Sixth & Spring Books, NY

“Trellis Scarf” The Best of Vogue Knitting Magazine, published by Sixth & Spring Books, New York.

Third edition of Creating Original Hand-knitted Lace by Lacis, California, USA.

2006 Featured in “Orenburg Downy Shawl” by Irina Bushukhina, House of Dimur (pub), Russia.

“The Golden Road to Samarkand”  The Wheel,  Issue 18 Ashford’s Fibrecraft Magazine, New Zealand.

2005 Profile in Crafted by Design by Jeanette Cook, RandomHouse, NZ.

2003  “Randolph Counterpane” Piecework Vol XI No 4 Interweave Press

2002 Original design in Annabelle’s Caps published by Tradewinds for Canadian Cancer Society

2001 Peoples Friend Nov 24th 2001 Profile plus original pattern and photographs of work.

2000 Vogue Knitting Winter 2000 issue. Profile by Katherine Rich 1999– Regular publication of designs in Vogue’s “Knitting on the Go” series.

1998 100 New Zealand Craft Artists Helen Shamroth

1998  Second printing Creating Original Hand-knitted Lace by Lacis, CA, US

1995 Creating Original Hand-knitted Lace by Margaret Stove published

The Caxton Press, Christchurch, NZ.

Lacis, CA, U.S.A.

Robert Hale, London, U.K.

Kangaroo Press, Australia.

1995  ‘Sea Spray and Scallop Shells’ a shawl for Michaela. Textile Fibre Forum. Volume fourteen, issue 1, No.42, 1995. Australia.

Four leaflets of original patterns. Raven Press, Christchurch.

1993 Requested article in Slipknot magazine, U.K.

Article and original pattern for Piecework Interweave Press. (reproduced in 2010)

Photograph and statement selected for publication in 1993/94 Corporate Plan of the Ministry of Cultural Affairs, from a collection by Denise Burt commissioned by the Ministry to mark Women’s Suffrage Centennial Year.

1992   Second printing MERINO  Interweave Press, CO, U.S.A.

1991 MERINO Hand spinning, Dyeing and Working with Merino and Superfine Wools  

Published by The Caxton Press, Christchurch, NZ.

Interweave Press, CO, U.S.A.

Robert Hale, London, U.K.

Kangaroo Press, Australia.

1991 “The Fibre Connection” The Wheel – Ashford’s Fibrecraft Magazine, Issue 5, 1991 pp3.


1988 “Merino the Fleece with Magic” Textile Forum Vol seven, issue 1, No.21 1988. pp34-35. (Australia)


1982 “The Royal Shawl” The Web, August 1982, pp 24-26

1987 “Traveller’s Tales” The Web, March 1987,pp 31-34

1987 “A Letter from Shetland” The Web, August, 1987, pp 39-42.

1978 “A Royal Ring Shawl” The Web, June 1978, p 17.

Over the years my work has been reported in local, national and overseas publications and featured in interviews on both radio and television, most recently in the Television Documentary, “This Fiery Muse” produced by Two Girls Laughing Productions 2002 and screened on Now TV.


1990 Featured as one of the “Ten Artists Who Have Changed the Face of New Zealand” lecture given by James Mack while Assistant Director, National Museum, Wellington, N.Z. Repeated on several occasions.