Shop Update 13.02.15

This week there’s a real feast of colour for you.

First up is the last of my current stock of our gorgeous Falkland merino laceweight – and it’s all about the greens. I’ll be ordering more of this yarn, but for the next 6 weeks or so there won’t be any more of it in the updates.

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The colours look stunning together.

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Sage

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Moss

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Forest

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Lime

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Green

Then lots of Britsock

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Fairy Dust

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Daffodil

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Almost a Rainbow

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Turtle

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Walnut Tree

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Blossom

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Cherry Tree Bark

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Crocus

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Blackened Red

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Blackened Orange ( I might have to keep all of this one)

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Blackened Yellow

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Blackened Green

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Blackened Turquoise

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Blackened Blue

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Blackened Violet

Then lots more of the Take Five sets in Britsock – including more of the gold which flew off the shelves last week

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Shaded Golds

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Shaded Goldfinch

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Shaded Coppers

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Shaded Plums

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Shaded Blues

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Shaded Browns

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Shaded Pinks

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Shaded Greens

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Shaded Violets

Then on to the charity colour for February.

The images which inspire this yarn come from a blog which details the travel adventures of Jimmy Nelson.

The tribe which inspired the February yarn is the Mustang Tribe.

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This is Bobbie’s watercolour to tell me what colours I needed to get from the dye pots.

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Mustang Tribe variegated British sock yarn

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Mustang Tribe self striping British sock yarn

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Mustang Tribe variegated Britsock

Then more self striping sock yarn, first in Britsock

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Blossom

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Daffodil

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Crocus

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Cherry Tee Bark

And self striping British wool and nylon

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Blossom

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Daffodil

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Crocus

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Cherry Tee Bark

Finally for this week, there’s a restock of mini skein sets. These have been hugely popular as everyone rushes to cast on Otis Socks by Rachel Coopey. If you’d like a different colourway we have a few suggestions here.

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Shades of Orange

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Shades of Pink

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Shades of Gray

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Shades of Violet

The yarns shown above will be in the shop from 1900 on Friday 13th February.

What will you make?

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2 Responses to Shop Update 13.02.15

  1. Valerie says:

    Gorgeous 🙂 I’m trying to work out if the Daffodil colourway has taken very differently between the various yarn types or if it’s differences in the photos. The Britsock variegated looks so much bolder than the Britsock self-striping or the wool & nylon; is that how it actually turned out?

  2. Hi Valerie – yes that’s how it turned out. The variegated daffodil was done in a different sye bath to the self striping yarns.

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