Tag Archives: Alpakka

Sandnes Garn, Alpakka Ull, Worsted, Alpaca, Wool, Norway, Aran

Inspirations from Norway

Ever since we received them we’ve been loving our beautiful Sandnes Garn Alpakka, Merinoull and Alpakka Ull. An icon of the Norwegian wool industry, Sandnes Garn are renowned for their high quality yet affordable yarns and their elegant pattern designs. Less known in the UK they recently gain prominence through their collaboration with established designers like PetiteKnit. Here follows our top fun Read the full article…

Pattern Round Up, Crochet, April 2020, Spring

Pattern Round Up: April 2020

This month we’re serving you a special crochet Round Up! Spring is the air and as the weather is getting warmer crochet tops and accessories feel just like the kind of things we want to wear and to make. As fervent knitters we can be guilty of overlooking crochet releases so we apologise if our Read the full article…

Know Your Fibre, Alpaca, Sandnes Garn, Alpakka, Alpakka Ull, Qing, Melted Baby Suri, Sustainibility

Know Your Fibre – Alpaca

Remarkable for its softness alpaca is one of those fibres that feels incredibly luxurious to knit and to wear. Over the last 10 years it has gained popularity amongst knitters and yarn producers as an equally soft but more sustainable alternative to cashmere. ©  Mother Nature Network History: Alpaca is part of the family of Read the full article…

Pattern Round Up, March 2020

Pattern Round Up – March 2020

One good thing about confinement is that it gives you plenty of time to peruse patterns and play the matchmaker with new yarn bases. So with no further ado here is our Round Up for March 2020. © daniellekhowie Hryggr is a beautiful crochet jumper by Justyna Srock featuring a turtle neck, raglan sleeves and Read the full article…