Category Archives: wooly lovlieness

Baby Knits

We’ve been busy here at the Made By Ewe Shop in Broadwindsor, knitting baby jumpers to showcase some of our yarn. This little jacket is made from lovely British wool, Diggle DK, It is a lovely tweedy yarn, 97% wool, … Continue reading

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Handspun Alpaca Yarn

New into the shop today is this yummy handspun alpaca yarn, from a spinner in South West England. Available in natural creamy white or as a skein of natural chestnut brown. Here are the makers of the yarn – don’t … Continue reading

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VW Camper Cushion

I’ve been having fun recently knitting up one of these new VW Campervan cushions for the Made By Ewe shop in Broadwindsor. It is a Wendy pattern, knitted in Serenity Super Chunky yarn.  The yarn is a blend of alpaca, … Continue reading

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My favourite cardigan

I have the pattern for this lovely cardigan in the shop.  It is from Woolyknit and it is called Crowberry. I really like the drapey shape and unfinished edges on the sleeves and the bottom edge.  There is also that … Continue reading

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British Aran yarn

New into the shop is this range of lovely British aran yarn. There are 8 colours, from bright cherry red to warm natural brown. I use this yarn in the Barley tea cosy kit, and I can tell you that … Continue reading

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The Sale is Now on!

It’s Sale time in the Made By Ewe Shop! There is all sorts of yarny goodness on Special Offer. Baagain British hand-dyed skeins of yarn from Jillybean from £10 (if you are quick!). British Aran wool yarn, and other odd … Continue reading

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Feeling Creative

Do you ever get the urge to just drop everything and make stuff?  It happened to me on Friday afternoon last week.  It was grey and rainy out so I pulled out all my crafty bits and bobs, sat on … Continue reading

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Firth of Forth

Recently I have been designing and knitting a new scarf, and here it is! I’ve named it Firth of Forth, as it reminds me of the famous Scottish bridge.  It is even a similar colour! It is surprisingly quick to … Continue reading

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Wool Week Giveaway!

To celebrate Wool Week, there is a Giveaway for a Knit Your Own Sheep kit, and it is running over on the Knit British blog.   You may remember the lovely Louise, who writes the blog, from this earlier blog post. … Continue reading

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Christmas?

Christmas? Not yet surely? I know it is week’s away yet, but for those of you who have already started thinking about it, the new Christmas knitting kits are now in the Made By Ewe shop. If you aren’t interested … Continue reading

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