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YAK Balaclava KAL

Completed Projects: YAK Balaclava KAL

It’s been two months since we began our informal Balaclava Kal after becoming obsessed with this vintage accessory and its modern comeback. We finished them just in time for, well, the warm, spring weather apparently!​Whilst they might not get the most wear for the next several months, we’re still loving our winter accessory knits and wanted to show them Read the full article…

Pom Pom Quarterly, Issue 40, Knitting Magazine, Pattern

Event: PPQ40 Trunk Show

The first trunk show to visit YAK in, well, a long time! We’re thrilled to be currently hosting the beautiful collection from Pom Pom’s 40th issue, Dreamscape. This knitted dreamworld of a collection is inspired by the seemingly unstructured nature of dreams. Designers have explored this theme through the use of floaty fabrics, ethereal embellishments, loose gauge, Read the full article…

Trend Round Up, Ravelry, Balaclava KAL 2022

Balaclava KAL! The winter accessory you never knew you needed …

We may have, ever so slightly, gotten a little bit balaclava obsessed over here at YAK recently! This winter accessory is the newest trend and we’ve been seeing so many amazing designs out there. To celebrate our new favourite item we thought we’d run a fun little KAL, whilst also sharing some amazing inspiration to show you Read the full article…

Great Gift Giving, Christmas Gift Guide

Great Gift Giving: Your 2021 Christmas Gift Guide

Buying for a knitting or crochet enthusiast or dropping a few hints to your loved ones? This gift guide shows you the best crafting gifts. From stocking fillers to more substantial things for under the tree.  Category: Stocking Fillers © YAK Kelmscott Tiny Scissors – Tiny enough to fit in any knitter’s tool case. Bring a pop Read the full article…