Our next shop update is at 1900 on Thursday 20th February. There will be more of the Superhero Genes colours. These colours and names were devised by my lovely and talented friend and they raise money for Genetic Disorders UK. I’m very fond of that blue – so much so that I dyed a second… Continue reading Shop Update Highlights
This week’s shop update is all about Britsock. Britsock is one of our custom spun yarns and it’s made for us by John Arbon. First up is a restock of the Superhero Genes colourways. These colourways raise money for Genetic Disorders UK. There’s a whole rainbow of colours which I’d happily describe as moody. Top… Continue reading Shop Update 20.02.20
It’s been a busy week here, but there’s been less yarn dyeing and more working on other projects. Bobbie and I work together a lot, but it rarer for us to collaborate on things. We’ve had to chance to do that over the last few weeks and it’s been brilliant fun. More on that very… Continue reading Love Wins
We use the term custom spun yarn in several of out listings. What does it mean? When we buy yarn to dye there are a couple of routes we can take. One to to buy a yarn which the mill produces for everyone. Our BFL Masham is an example of this. The mill spins it… Continue reading What is Custom Spun Yarn?
Sock yarn needs to be hard wearing. I can’t think of anything else I knit that receives close to the same type of punishment. Socks take a fair amount of time to knit. It always surprises me how quickly the sleeve of a sweater knits up in comparison. So when I knit socks I want… Continue reading 3 Things That Make A Good Sock Yarn
We’ve taken most of the skeins where there’s only one of a colourway or batch and popped them into the sale shop with 25% off. Take me to the sale shop
We love zip pouches. We love a cheeky print. We love linen. So our new zip pouches tick a lot of boxes for us. The first batch of these is ready for the shop update at 1900 this evening. We made these bags so we were able have exactly what we wanted. The bags are… Continue reading Shop Update 06.02.20