Tag Archives: Classes

Inbetweener Feature

Completed Project: Somewhere Inbetween

At the beginning of this year we were really excited to have Dani Sunshine join the team at YAK as a knitting teacher. She instructs all of our beginner classes including Learn to Knit and Next Steps in Knitting.   Dani designed the Inbetweener Shawl and Hat to accompany the Next Steps in Knitting class Read the full article…

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Back to School – Spring Term Classes

Now the frenzy of the festive season has ended, we’ve finally been able to upload our new class timetable for the following three months. Sadly our tutor Peri won’t be with us again this term as she’d like to focus on her pattern design work. However, as every cloud has its silver lining, we’re really happy Read the full article…

Dovestone feature

Oh, I do like to be beside the seaside…

  Shop sample turned workshop series, a completed project and a blanket knit a long. When Suzanne brought her original Seaside Sundae blanket that was featured in Pom Pom Quarterly 2 summers ago into the shop it wasn’t long before I was choosing yarn and colours to make a shop sample. We had just taken delivery Read the full article…

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Even Further North: Cumbria Through the Eyes of Bristol Ivy

  Another new yarn to introduce this week, two actually. Keeping with the theme of British breeds and northern England inspired colours we’ve stocked up on Cumbria and Cumbria Fingering the newest yarns by The Fibre Company. It comes in 2 weights, worsted and a heavy fingering. We love that masham is being celebrated in Read the full article…

Westknits at YAK

Westknits at YAK: Win a Place on Stephen’s Top Down Shawl Workshop

  We are very excited to announce that Westknits aka Stephen West will be coming to Brighton on the Saturday 12th December. Stephen will be at YAK in the morning teaching a top down shawl workshop and will join us later in the evening for a book signing and trunk show. Keep reading to find Read the full article…