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Back in Store – The Uncommon Thread

After months having our stocks of Uncommon Thread yarns super low, we finally refilled our shelves with some gorgeous Everyday Sport and BFL Fingering. Started in 2010, the Uncommon Thread is a Brighton based company specialising in hand-dyed yarn. Minimising their carbon print is a big part of the company’s ethos so they have adapted their Read the full article…

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An Interview with Beata Jezek

Considering the ever growing demand for Hedgehog Fibres yarns, we thought it would be great to get the opportunity to get to know a little bit more about its creator, Beata Jezek. From her website bio we learn she’s originally from Slovakia but moved to Ireland a little over 10 years ago, that Jezek actually means Read the full article…

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YAKcardi: Baby Knit Kits

  I don’t know about where you are but in Brighton there are babies being born left, right and centre. I personally don’t know much about babies themselves but what I do know is that there isn’t anything much cuter than baby clothes. They’re quick to knit, don’t take much yarn and of course make Read the full article…

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Lantern Lights | A Sneaky Preview

  This Thursday we will be launching a special exclusive at YAK. A limited edition yarn and pattern kit which brings together two wonderful designers, one of yarn and one of patterns. They are, The Uncommon Thread and Joji Locatelli and the kit is Sumptuous Lantern Lights – a kit to make a hat, for Read the full article…