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This Weekend - Wool @J13

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This Weekend - Wool @J13

Wool @J13 We are so excited to have a stand at Wool @J13 this weekend. Located at Lower Drayton Farm in Penkridge, just off the M6 at, you guessed it, junction 13! You can find all the information about reaching the venue and buying tickets by clicking here.             Ishrat has been dyeing lots of lovely yarn and putting kits together. Wouldn't this five skein set make a gorgeous Garter Abyss shawl, the new pattern by Stephen West. Stephen West's latest pattern; Garter Abyss Shop Update News Usually, we have a post show shop update. But in May...

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The Ramadan Wool Club Pre-order is live!

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The Ramadan Wool Club Pre-order is live!

Remember the exciting collaboration, earlier this year?! Five indie dyers and 30 days of yarn during the Islamic month of Ramadan! We're running it again and pre-orders are now live! The first time around, we were quite rushed. We encountered some postage issues and teething problems and so we're giving ourselves plenty of time to put together this wonderful box for you!Who are the dyers? Abuelita Fiber Company - Fatima creates beautiful naturally dyed yarn on non-superwash bases, sourced locally in Virginia, USA. She'll be heading to the farms to get all of the wool for our boxes! Aquarius Make - Another lovely...

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Fibre Block Party and Update

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Fibre Block Party and Update

It's Fibre Block Party weekend! This is a fab new virtual yarn event with a great line up of vendors and workshops too! Head over to Fibre Block Party on Instagram and catch us chatting about our products and general yarny-ness! I'll be going live at 2.30 pm BST with my FBP special, Celebrate!  I loved creating this colourway so much that I ended up putting together the beginnings of a Fusion Brights collection! You'll find them in the Fusion Brights section in the side bar of the shop menu ... including one of my favourites, Glow!  The Samarkand Kit Collaboration I'm...

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Indie Across The Pond!

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Indie Across The Pond!

It's almost time! I'm so excited! If you haven't registered, head over to Indie Untangled to do so. It all kicks off tomorrow, Friday 19th March, 2021 at 9am EDT/1pm GMT/2pm CET. There are Afternoon Tea chats on each of the days as well as Virtual Shopping Sessions (via Zoom). You can even book in a private shopping appointment if there's that something special you're looking for or you need a little helping hand with colour combinations for a particular project. You'll find me on Sunday's Afternoon Tea with the Makers. You might also find me joining in with the games, if...

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It's Yorkshire Yarn Fest Time!

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It's Yorkshire Yarn Fest Time!

It's been all go in the studio. It's taking me a while to get used to calling it a "studio". But my 4 year old keeps insisting it's a "studio". Thanks to all of the London Dusk love we've received AND the Ramadan Wool Club too! Thank you! I really don't know what else to say. London Dusk Pre-Orders are still available if you were after a skein or two. The Ramadan Wool Club slots sold out fairly quickly. You really blew us away with that! In case you might be interested in one next year, drop me an email...

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