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YAK Beginner Guide to: Needles

Interchangeables, circulars, DPNs, straights, bamboo, steel: there are so many options when it comes to needles and as a beginner it can be overwhelming. Although finding the right needles is mostly a matter of personal preference there are definitely key characteristics to think about when getting a new pair. 1. Straight Needles. The traditional needles Read the full article…

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Christmas Shopping Ep. 1 – Yarn Free Gifts

When it comes to buy prezzies for knitters, the obvious option is always to get them a selection of yarns, however there are plenty of non-yarn related things that would equally win the heart of your crafty friends and relatives. Here is a selection of four of our favourites items. Give the gift of laughter with the Woollelujah! bag by Read the full article…

Socks

Socks: What’s New?

  Hello knitting lovers, Like Whiskey aficionados fighting over their preferences between the Irish spirit vs. its Scottish little brother, knitters have their own battle ground over their techniques of predilection. Especially when it comes to sock knitting. Some of us are devoted defenders of the traditional double pointed needles, while some others feel more Read the full article…