Tag Archives: Crochet

The Croft by West Yorkshire Spinners

We have had our latest delivery of West Yorkshire Spinners yarn! Within our box of goodies was The Croft! The Croft is the latest yarn from WYS, they have teamed up with Jamieson & Smith to create a stunning range of  speckle dyed Shetland yarn in an Aran weight. We cant wait to see what it Read the full article…

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Pattern Round Up – January 2017

It’s that time of the month again when we like to share with you our favourite patterns recently released onto Ravelry. For this Round Up we dug into textured and colourful knits, with also a touch of crochet and home wears. Enjoy!  First on the list are those lovely socks, Fort Grey by Fiona Alice, published 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…

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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…

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Trending Now – The Granny Square

When talking about granny squares, my thought immediately fly toward colourful bed cover, poncho and other classic 1960s-1970s paraphernalia. And indeed if crochet had it good in those years – look at Paul McCartney’s groovy waistcoats – it has not stopped developing in many interesting ways ever since. In 2015 a definite resurgence of the Read the full article…

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Pots about Jersey Be Good

  Since we received the Jersey Be Good, there has been many of you asking what could be made with this interesting yarn. Due to its structure – the yarn is made of 3cm wide strips of jersey cotton – it offers a unique finish and works greatly with a wide array of designs, from home-wear, to accessories and Read the full article…