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As autumn nights close in, we spend ever more time with the moon. Pom Pom is looking for dreamy knit and crochet pieces that call to mind moon phases, clear nights, lunar eclipses, and all that is beautiful and mystical about our piece of silver in the sky.

Our colour palette incorporates metallic grey, dusky blues (especially deep, dark blue), luminescent mustard, ghostly turquoise, shadowy pinks and purples, and moody burgundy. We are looking for a mix of cool weather garments and accessories and are excited about mohair, silk, and other blends with wool that glow.

Click here for the full mood board.

Deadline: Please submit your ideas by the 5th of March. If your design has been selected, you will be notified by mid-March. Finished patterns, samples, and articles will then be due in late May for publication in August.

Compensation/support: Compensation is offered on a scale of difficulty of the pattern/length of article etc. We provide yarn support. You can also rest assured your pattern will be presented in the best light possible, with professional tech editing, beautiful photography, and brilliant graphic design. Payment is by bank transfer in the UK, Paypal if you are abroad. Each contributor will receive a printed copy of the magazine.

Articles: Please click here for article proposal information.

At Pom Pom we are also interested in other crafts, music, food, art, and culture. If you have any tutorials or article ideas within these realms which you think might be of interest to our knitting and crochet audience, let us know.

Please use the form below which outlines all the information required for your submission. You will be able to upload a PDF including your sketches, swatches, and other information at the bottom of the form. Only PDF files up to 1 MB in size will be accepted. Once you’ve submitted the form, you will receive a confirmation email. You may submit as many ideas as you like, but you will need to upload each separately.

Questions? Please email us at