Tag Archives: shetland

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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Knit British! An interview with Louise Scollay.

A few months ago I discovered the lovely blog of Louise Scollay from Shetland.  She promotes British yarn on her blog Knit British.  Her aim is to support wool grown, spun or dyed in the UK in 2013, so I … Continue reading

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Bunny with no name!

It’s been a bit quiet on the blog front recently – sorry about that lovely Readers!  I have been madly creating new knitting kits and now have 5 almost finished, for release as soon as I can get everything finished. … Continue reading

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New British Yarn

Look what the postman brought me last week! New shade cards from Jamiesons of Shetland!  It must be Christmas in October! They are now producing an aran and chunky yarn and look at all these scrummy colours. I can’t decide … Continue reading

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