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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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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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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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Valentine’s Day

I’ve just put together a selection of ideas for Valentine’s Day in a new section in the shop. The ‘Love Ewe’ Sheep knitting kit is a great way to send Woolly Love to someone special.  It is available with or … Continue reading

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Giveaway news!

Just to let you know, there is a giveaway running on the lovely Imake blog at the moment. You can win a Love Ewe Knit Your Own Sheep kit, which includes everything you need to knit the Love Ewe sheep, … Continue reading

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Sheep in the Cotswolds

Here is Heather the Sheep, guarding an order for a new stockist. Can you guess where the kits are going?  Here are some clues: Lots of lovely scenery……….. Now who is that cheeky chappy? Aha! – it’s Adam Henson, who … Continue reading

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Lovely Stockist in Cumbria and a new Knitting Kit

Today I invite you into the shop of my new Cumbrian stockist, Loopy! The shop is based in Ulverston, on the edge of the Lake District. Owned by Andrea, the shop offers lots of lovely wool, of course, and informal … 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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New Leicester Stockist

The Made By Ewe flock have recently wended their woolly way to Leicester and are now stocked by the lovely Knit One. The shop is at 60 Queen’s Rd and stocks many different ranges of yarn.  Just look at all … Continue reading

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