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We are so happy to have this fabulous yarn back in stock in the shop and online, with lots of new colours to choose from. Oakworth DK is made up of 100% Polwarth wool and is hand dyed in Yorkshire by Eden Cottage Yarns. Being a double knit weight this yarn is really perfect for so many patterns but here are a few which have been knitted up in Oakworth by the designers themselves so will definitely be the perfect fit!

Thea’s Dubonnet sample has been in the shop since she visited last month and is always a big interest. has people asking about it. A versatile cardigan, the lace panel detail and the über cute pockets in a contrast colour.

Thea colman oakworth dk
Dubonnet by thea colman

Dubonnet colours

Left to right, Pennine Mist and Robin Egg.

New out this month, a lovely collection of patterns by Justyna Lorkowska and Dieuwke van Mulligen, Impulsive Knits. This jumper, Threads, is a great shape. Perfect for throwing over jeans, skirts, pyjamas, anything really.

Threads oakworth dk
Threads by justyna lorkowska

Threads colours

An oldy but a goody if I don’t say so myself, Pillar of Society. A cute pom pom hat with a simple textured pattern. Quick to knit and easy to wear.

Pillar side view
Pillar of society by kate metherell

Pillars colours

From left to right, Black Magic Rose, Falling Leaves and Rambling Rose.

I’m dreaming in jumpers right now. Has anyone else started planning their winter knitting yet?

Comments (1)

  1. Love the colour ” black magic rose “. Is cardigan ” Dubonnet” knitted all in one piece?
    I do not know what quantity of wool to order. I have always bought wool in 50grm or 100grm balls.
    I would appreciate some advice please.

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