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Reopening, YAK, Yarn Store, Brighton

We Are Reopening … Again!

2021 may not have started the way we had hoped but things are finally looking up. Lockdown three is almost over, and we’re happy to announce we will once again be reopening on Tuesday 13th April – hopefully for the last time!⁠We will be open our full opening hours, Tuesday – Saturday 10 am – 6 pm Read the full article…

April 2019, Pattern Round Up, Knitwear Design

Pattern Round Up – April 2019

April has been busy-busy for us! In between book launches and Yarn Shop Day we definitely had our fair share of fun. Many gorgeous patterns have also been released on Ravelry. Here follows a small selection of our top favourites. © Laine Magazine 1.Ystävä by Jonna Hietala First on the list is the beautiful Ystävä by Read the full article…

Anna Maltz, Ruperto, Marlisle, Completed Project, Jacob, West Yorkshire Spinners, Fibre Co, Lore

Completed Project – Elodie’s Ruperto Scarf

As part of my New Year resolution I wanted to knit the scarf pattern from Anna Maltz book Marlisle – Ruperto. I really like the randomness of how the two colours come out when they are knitted together. Also winter finally came and I desperately needed a scarf! I chose to knit with the West Read the full article…

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Around the Web – July 2017

Our monthly selection of the best bits from around the web. Southampton University’s Knitting Reference Library is a mine of information about knitting practices in the Victorian era and 20th century. This online collection is open access and includes over than 300 knitting books, pamphlets, stitchionaries, catalogues and single patterns. Due to copyright protection, single patterns only show their cover Read the full article…

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Gift Ideas – Beginners Library

Learning a new craft can sometimes feel daunting, almost impossible but with just a bit of help and the right kind of reading, it wouldn’t take long for a complete beginner to master knitting or crochet. But of course even finding a good textbook isn’t necessarily easy, so we selected four of our favourite publications that Read the full article…