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Shop Update 12.07.18

We’ve printed more of our popular notions pouches. Made from a sturdy cotton canvas these pouches are the perfect place to store scissors, tape measure, needles, stitch markers – and all the other tiny essential which will otherwise hide in … Continue reading

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Casting On

Right now it feels like I want to cast on so many things at once. The second week of Wimbledon means plenty of knitting time. So today I wound up two skeins of BFL, silk and alpaca in lime and … Continue reading

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Why Copying Sucks

There’s been a lot of talk about copying in the yarn world recently – although it’s a fairly constant conversation. Ripping off someone else’s work is never clever. It seldom produces something better and that’s not surprising. If you lack … Continue reading

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All of the Rainbows

It’s amazing how much difference it makes when you change one thing in a dye recipe. Ultimate Rainbow Adding a little blue for Blue Rainbow Adding a little black for Black and Bright   The same goes for the paler … Continue reading

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Shop Update 05.07.18

This week it’s all about Britsock in a whole rainbow of colours. From the brightest of rainbows to the most subtle colour combinations we’ve got something to tempt you. The colours shown above will be in the shop at 1900 … Continue reading

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Flower Power Fund total

  I’m delighted to tell you that we raised £420 for Marie Curie with sales of the Hen and Chicks colourway for the Flower Power Fund. The payment has now been made. Thank you to everyone who bought a skein … Continue reading

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September Yarn Clubs

September yarn clubs are now available to order from the shop. We have three options. There’s a sock club with patterns from the lovely Clare Devine. You can find her work here. There’s a self striping sock yarn that doesn’t … Continue reading

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