Susan Holton Knitwear

Simple elegant knitwear for women who love to wear something beautiful and unique


Susan Holton Knitwear is a small independent creative business creating elegant, simple knitwear for women who love to wear something beautiful and unique.

Susan Holton is a skilled designer-knitter, and is the person who creates everything in her business. She is self taught both as a knitter and as a dyer, having trained and worked originally as a high end corporate graphic designer for many years. She designs, knits and dyes her beautiful contemporary knitwear in her home-studio in Surrey, where she draws influences from the natural world, historical and world textiles, and her own artwork.

  • Designer-maker of beautiful women’s knitwear and accessories
  • Handmade and hand dyed knitwear
  • Women’s fashion and accessories
  • Sweaters, cardigans and jackets
  • Scarves, hats, mittens and wrist warmers
  • Independently and locally handmade
  • Available to buy online
  • Available to buy by appointment in the studio
  • Exhibits at craft events and festivals in England

Susan Holton’s knitwear is designed for women who look for something which is beautiful, special, and a pleasure to wear – she combines creative yarn blends with distinctive colour combinations and hand finishes. Her sweaters, jackets and cardigans, scarves, hats and mittens are stylish, beautiful and unusual.

You can buy Sue’s knitwear on her website, where you can also read lovely testimonials from her customers.

Sue is once again opening her studio to the public this June as part of Surrey Artists Open Studios, where visitors will be able to browse, try on, and buy her knitwear and accessories during their visit, as well as seeing sketchbooks, knitted and dyed swatches, and work in progress. Visitors can also visit Sue’s studio (by appointment) at any time.

Sue’s timeless knits are original and wearable; and everything is thoughtfully designed, finely crafted, and meticulously finished.

Trade memberships / Awards / Qualifications

Assessed & accepted for membership of Surrey Guild of Craftsmen in 2004
Served on Surrey Guild of Craftsmen management committee since 2008
Selected to exhibit at Surrey Guild of Craftsmen exhibitions: ‘Elements Refined’ and ‘Elements Redefined 2020’
Selected to exhibit at Devon Guild of Craftsmen ‘Make’ exhibitions
Selected to exhibit at Craft Festival Bovey Tracey 2013, 2014 and 2016
Selected to exhibit at Craft Festival Cheltenham 2021


Address: PO Box 257, East Molesey, Surrey KT8 9WL

Telephone : 0208 9410441

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