Midweek Madness!

To celebrate the knitting season (and combat the miserable weather)  I have decided to have a Midweek Madness offer every Wednesday from now until Christmas!

Every Wednesday there will be something on Special offer in the shop for one day only.

This week kicks off with some skeins of lovely Jillybean yarn, reduced from £18 to the total bargain price of £10.

On offer are Misty Moor, Rainbow Spin and Hello Summer.

There is only 1 skein of each so when it’s gone, it’s gone.  Treat yourself to some gorgeous British yarn or stock up on a present.   IMG_8068 IMG_8453 IMG_8469

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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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