Researcher, writer and designer Kate Davies creates yarns and knits garments from her beautiful home located right by Scotland’s West Highland Way. After suffering a stroke at the age of 36, Kate found a fresh career in knitting that gave an unexpected new direction to her creative vision. She runs a small yarn production company, working with skilled manufacturers in the Scottish Borders, Angus and Donegal, and a small publishing house, producing books in Glasgow under her own imprint. A proud supporter and promoter of regional creativity, Kate designs in many different contexts and is a proud member of Textiles Scotland. Selvedge readers are now in with a chance to win a collection of her beautiful yarns along with a copy her book Buachaille: At Home in the Highlands and a hand-crafted snood, worth £300. To find out more about Kate Davies Designs please visit www.katedaviesdesigns.com.