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New publications from Pom Pom!

We have had a fabulous delivery this week from the gals at Pom Pom Quarterly and Pom Pom Press. As well as the new winter issue of Pom Pom Quarterly, (in which we want to knit everything! Cables and colour work, woah!). You can find this issue along with many back issues. We loved the Read the full article…

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Pattern Round Up – May 2017

It’s already the 1st of June and the least we can say is that the month of May has been super busy in Brighton! Between Yarn Shop Day, the hustle and bustle of the Fringe and Brighton festival, and the arrival of several new yarns in the shop, time has flown incredibly fast without us even Read the full article…

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Pom Pom 5th Anniversary

Pom Pom Quarterly is born from the initiative of Meghan Fernandes and Lydia Gluck, who wished to create a magazine that would celebrate knitting, crochet and crafts in a contemporary and meaningful way.  To do so they elaborated on a simple formula; a mix of beautiful patterns, stylish photo shoots, thoughtful articles and tutorials, combined with a consistent promotion of Read the full article…

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Pattern Round Up – February 2017

In little more than two weeks, we’ll joyfully celebrate the advent of Spring, the return of sunlight and blooming nature. So for this Round Up we selected light cardigans, jumpers and accessories that will perfectly suit those warmer months of the mid-season. Two of our favourite publications were also released this February: Pom Pom Quarterly – Spring Read the full article…

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Around the Web – March 2017

Our selection of the best bits from around the web this month… After landing on the cover of Time Magazine, the Pussy Hat has taken over the runway of  Missoni Fall 2017 show last Saturday during Milan Fashion Week. For the finale, all the Missoni models came back on stage wearing pink  pussy hats which featured the couture house Read the full article…

Pom Pom Trunk Show. Winter 2016

Pom Pom Trunk Show

Flipping through the pages of any Pom Pom Press’s publication is always a great pleasure and the Winter 2016 issue of Pom Pom Quarterly is no exception to the rule. Inspirations for this season are ‘Reflections’. Designers interpreted this theme in various way: reflection of the light, in a mirror, of a shadow and created 11 elegant Read the full article…

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Trending Now – The Granny Square

When talking about granny squares, my thought immediately fly toward colourful bed cover, poncho and other classic 1960s-1970s paraphernalia. And indeed if crochet had it good in those years – look at Paul McCartney’s groovy waistcoats – it has not stopped developing in many interesting ways ever since. In 2015 a definite resurgence of the Read the full article…

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Around the Web – July 2016

  For those interested in learning about Brighton and East Sussex local history there are some places such as Monk’s House – Virginia Woolf’s bohemian pad – or Boots Museum, you should not miss. Ditchling Museum is one of them. Collections on display are smalls although thoughtfully curated, reflecting the work of men and women part of the Read the full article…

Chartreuse Featured

#Chartreuse

Yes, I did just use a hashtag as a blog title… Chartreuse the colour is named after a liquor originally made by monks in the 18th century. One of those colours that can end friendships with arguments as to whether it’s actually green or yellow. It is somewhere in between, it is popping up everywhere Read the full article…

June Round up Feature

Pattern Round Up | May

  May is always a good month for pattern releases I think. Spring is in full swing and dreams of sunshine, sandals and Pimms are fresh in our minds. I thought the shop might become a bit quiet in the run up to summer, everyone preferring to head to the beach or a beer garden Read the full article…