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Shawl Knitting

I have been an admirer of Martina Behm’s patterns for a while and I recently bought a copy of Leftie from her Ravelry store. (Image copyright Martina Behm) This is what Martina says about her pattern:” Leftovers. Everyone has them, everyone … Continue reading

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Summer Sunshine Sale!

We are having a Summer Sunshine Sale here at the shop in Broadwindsor. There are lots of baagains to be had in store including Erika Knight British Blue yarn, down from £3.95 to just £2.49 a ball!  Beautiful Bluefaced Leicester … 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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Bluefaced Leicester yarn

The Bluefaced Leicester may not be the prettiest sheep, looking rather more noble than cute and cuddly. It gets its name from the blue skin under the white hair on that Roman nose. However the yarn produced from the fleece … Continue reading

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Goodies in the post!

Look what arrived in the post today!   How beautifully wrapped is that? Can you guess what it is?  Here’s a clue… Ooooh – yarn samples from the lovely ErikaKnight. It’s gorgeous British Bluefaced Leicester yarn in baby balls and … Continue reading

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