Pattern Images for Pom Pom Quarterly Autumn 2021: Issue 38 Roots and Branches

A white person with short hair and orange glasses stands outdoors. Trees can be seen in the background. The person is wearing an olive green, raglan, garter stitch sweater with a turtle neck ALSIA


A black woman with long curly hair wearing a dark burgundy jacket looks up at the camera. She is wearing a light brown knitted hair band/ear warmer with a twist at the top. BROCÉLIANDE

A white person with short grey/brown hair leans on a wooden gate in front of a dark green hedge. They are wearing olive green baggy trousers and a colourwork sweater in dark grey with rust and grey colourwork in the yoke, along the bottom and at the ends of the sleeves. CLADONIA

A black woman with long curly dark hair sits facing away from camera next to some railings. She is wearing a slouchy mid-grey, knitted hat, a mustard cardigan and a mid-grey skirt OVERSTORY

A black woman with long curly hair stands facing the camera leaning back on a low wooden fence. She is wearing a grey skirt and a mustard coloured knitted cardigan with a deep rib and cable and garter panels up the front. SAKNES

A black woman with long curly hair stands in a wooded area in front of a glade. She is wearing a dark blue long coat and white shoes. She is wearing a long, wide knitted scarf with intarsia in teals, blush, greys and brown circles and ovals. SILVATICA

Skyward: A white person with short grey/brown hair and orange glasses wears a deep blue knitted sweater. The sweater has an elaborate raised cable stitch pattern that changes to 1 column of raised stitches up a turtle neck. The lower part of the body is reverse stocking stitch. SKYWARD

Soana: A black woman with long curly hair stands in undergrowth in a woods wearing a hand knitted jumper. It is a sumptous, roomy brioche roll neck jumper with a repetitive travelling stitch pattern all over the jumper SOANA

Seen from above, a black woman with long curly hair looks down. She is wearing a brown coat over a pale grey knitted jumper. She is wearing a knitted hat. The main body of the hat is cream with a textured stitch pattern on the top half and then fawn garter stitch blocks making a brick pattern against the cream on the bottom half. STARGROVE