Knitting Kits at Pink and Brown

Here are some of the gang, looking very cute this morning at one of my stockists.IMG_8858

Pink and Brown in Sunningdale have done a great job displaying the knitting kits.IMG_8859

If I hadn’t designed them, I would have to buy one! IMG_8860

 

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About madebyewe

Hello, and welcome to my blog, where I talk about the ups and downs of running a crafty business, knitting and life. I learnt to knit when I was a child in the 1970s. I think my Mum taught me, though it may have been one of my Nans. Both Nans were great crafters and my Mum knitted, when she had time. My childhood was full of wearing Mum's warm and cosy handknit jumpers to school and playing with yarn by the fire, making presents for my family and clothes for my toys. When I grew up, I started a business designing children's handknitted jumpers. Now I spend some of my time desgining gardens, as well as designing knitting. The garden design business is well established; the knitting design business is just starting out. I love the rhythmic quality of knitting, the feel of woolly yarn in my hands and the way a project grows beneath my fingers. It is relaxing and productive at the same time. I especially love vintage knitted toys and the quirky simplicity of the patterns. They were often made in times of austerity, when money and supplies were short, but the desire to create something fun inspite of this, shines through. I am a supporter of the Campaign for Wool, supporting the British wool industry, and using British yarn for my kits. Where would we be without fields of fluffy sheep to admire? Baa Humbug to acrylic!
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2 Responses to Knitting Kits at Pink and Brown

  1. Ann Mahood says:

    Hello – Got a cute bunny knitted by my talented daughter – wooly ewe – for Christmas. Have called him Harold and he is sitting on my chair beside my John Lewis snowman – best of friends. Love your kits!

    • madebyewe says:

      Thanks Ann – Harold sounds like a great name for him. I’m so pleased you like the kits. Do keep an eye on the blog for special offers and the new Spring kits I am designing at the moment. Kind Regards
      Linda

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