Tag Archives: Shawl

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…

Cover

Pattern Round Up – January 2017

It’s that time of the month again when we like to share with you our favourite patterns recently released onto Ravelry. For this Round Up we dug into textured and colourful knits, with also a touch of crochet and home wears. Enjoy!  First on the list are those lovely socks, Fort Grey by Fiona Alice, published Read the full article…

Flock Toegther Feature

Birds of a Feather: New Pattern Kits

Birds of a feather flock together. When we introduced our Birds of a Feather custom colourway collection by Life in the Long Grass we were overwhelmed by the response. Yarn so special was crying out to have their very own patterns designed. So, while we were waiting for our next lot to be dyed up Read the full article…

Deep Water Feature

In Deep with Portuguese Wool

This is my Deep Water shawl. Knitted in Beiroa the newest addition to the YAK shelves. Wool like it should be with the smell of sheep permeating. This yarn is spun from the fleece of Bordaleira sheep who live on the slopes of the Serra da Estrela, Portugal’s highest mountain range. It is a single ply yarn, rustic with Read the full article…