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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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Knitting and Weaving!

We are busy gearing up for Yarn Shop Day this Saturday 2 May and we are excited to announce that we will be having a weaving demonstration from 11am on Saturday morning. The lovely Sally from Mingled Yarn will be … Continue reading

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Yarn Shop Day

On Saturday 3rd May 2014 over 160 shops throughout the UK took part in the first ever Yarn Shop Day. Organised  as a way of encouraging knitters to visit their local bricks-and-mortar store, National Yarn Shop Day is on Saturday … Continue reading

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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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New Yarn from Fox and Forest

I’m really excited to now be stocking yarn from Fox and Forest, a local company based near Newton Abbot in Devon . Look at this lovely pile of gorgeousness. The yarn in sourced from John Arbon in Devon and it … Continue reading

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Rico Melange Chunky

Look what one of my lovely customers has made herself! She is only a beginner knitter too!  The yarn is the gorgeous Rico Melange chunky, supersoft and gorgeous colours. It is 50% wool and a roving style yarn, lovely to … Continue reading

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New British chunky wool from Somerset

I’m very excited today to be unpacking a new range of wool and knitted accessories from over the border in Somerset. Woolcake yarn is produced by 2 sisters, Debbie and Julie, from flocks of local Mendip sheep.  We are stocking … Continue reading

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Dorset Yarn from Dorset Sheep!

We are passionate about British Wool here at Made By Ewe, and we have recently tracked down some lovely local yarn from a farm just down the road from us here in Dorset. Wite’s Wool is produced in the heart … 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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