Tag Archives: Life in the Long Grass

Pattern Round Up, November 2019

Pattern Round Up – November 2019

Autumn and especially November is always a highlight for pattern releases. Not only is it the season for getting all you knitwear out to wear with pride but also the evenings are drawing in and the pull towards your needles is strong. Add to that the impending holiday season and you’ve got yourself the perfect Read the full article…

Completed Project, Love Note, Tin Can Knits, Hinterland, Life in the Long Grass, Onion, Silk Kid Mohair

Completed Project – Kate’s Love Note

When Caroline, the wonderful dyer behind Life in the Long Grass sent me photos of their newest base, Hinterland, I had already knit myself a jumper in it in my mind before I had finished placing my order. ©   YAK As you might have already read in the Gotland episode of our Know your Sheep Read the full article…

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Pattern Round Up – February 2018

This months Pattern Round Up featurs lots of cold weather items! With the storm and crazy weather this week all we have been thinking about are cost knits. We can look forward to springy knit items next month. For now, pass us our big woolly WIPS! Firstly are Amanda Reversible Mitts by Yvonne B Thorsen. Read the full article…

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Pattern Round Up – May 2017

It’s already the 1st of June and the least we can say is that the month of May has been super busy in Brighton! Between Yarn Shop Day, the hustle and bustle of the Fringe and Brighton festival, and the arrival of several new yarns in the shop, time has flown incredibly fast without us even Read the full article…

Nesting, Kate Metherell

Nesting Mitts Relaunch

Nesting, designed by Kate Metherell was first released last year, along with patterns by Renee Callahan and Rachel Coopey, to celebrate the Birds of a Feather colourways dyed exclusively for YAK by Life in the Long Grass. Now, freshly revised, the pattern is now available on Ravelry. There are a few projects up on Ravelry Read the full article…

Pattern Round Up, July 2016, Summer

Pattern Round Up – July 2016

  Needless to say that with all the patterns released every day on Ravelry, we’re constantly spotting beautiful designs that we would love to cast on ASAP if only we were not already involved in several other projects.  However you, my dear reader, might be looking for something new to start, so we thought it Read the full article…

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Pattern Round Up – May 2016

  I don’t know about you, but here in Brighton those past few weeks have been glorious; warm sunny days are back in our lives along with afternoons down the beach, garden parties and the whole town is pulsing to this pre-summer vibe we all love so. However, as we also know too well, sunshine in UK never Read the full article…

Flock Toegther Feature

Birds of a Feather: New Pattern Kits

Birds of a feather flock together. When we introduced our Birds of a Feather custom colourway collection by Life in the Long Grass we were overwhelmed by the response. Yarn so special was crying out to have their very own patterns designed. So, while we were waiting for our next lot to be dyed up Read the full article…

Sproutlette Feature

Completed Project | Tiny Sproutling

Do you ever get anxiety when knitting for other knitters? I recently finished this little dress for my friend Dani of Lioness Arts fame and her new wee baby. The fear was of course that she – being a knitter by trade – would spot my mistakes. She popped into the shop at the beginning of the Read the full article…