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  1. New Sparkle Yarns Added to the Shop

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    There are a limited number of 4ply sparkle yarns now available on the website. Meet the new Sparkle Range!

    About this Yarn

    This yarn is made up of 75% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon  and 5% Silver Stellina Sparkle. It has all the soft and breathable qualities of merino but with the added durability of nylon and plenty of sparkle! This yarn is perfect for sparkly sock knitting or adding a shimmer to your shawls. 

    Per skein: 400m / 440yds - 100g

    Suggested Needle Size: 2.25mm - 3.75mm

    Click HERE to shop the Sparkle Range

    Here are a few of the colourways now available as sparkle yarns, from L-R: Sea JewelsFiesta BeachRed Wine by the Fire

    And if you are wondering what to knit with your sparkle yarn there are plenty of one-skein patterns available in the shop to choose from including, from L-R: the popular Sun Glitter Shawl, a choice of sock patterns and the Upstream Shawl.

    Don't forget that many patterns are available as kits - when you buy the yarn you get the pattern for FREE! Kit prices start from just £15.

    Below is the Meet Me at the Station shawl, knit with Norwegian Fir Sparkle yarn, which is one of the patterns also available as a kit. Click here for more information on kits.

    I hope you enjoy the new range of sparkle yarns, look out for some more colourways coming to the shop very soon!

  2. New Knitty Bits Added to the Shop!

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    I've been having fun this month putting together some new collections of stitch markers for the shop, and I'm also excited to share with you a new addition of hand-turned olive wood bead bowls!

    Stitch Markers

    Our original tree themed markers have been given a makeover and now include 6 different designs with a mix of rings and clasps. 

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    Hot off the paws of the What's New Pussycat release this month is this new addition of kitty inspired markers - purrfect for any knitting project!


    It's a holiday in a tin! Pack up your tiny suitcase, don your tiny sunglasses and board your tiny plane with your tiny passport! Get your knitting beach ready with these summer themed markers. Featuring 12 summer inspired charms these tins are available in tins of 6 or 12 with a mix of rings, clasps and lockable pins.

    Summer Stitch Markers

    Shop the Stitch Marker Range 

    Bead Bowls

    Bead Bowls

    Keep your beads in order with this beautiful olive wood bowl!

    Hand turned by my talented husband David at Arrowsmith Woodturning these unique bead bowls are ideal for storing beads or stitch markers.

    The compact handturned olive wood bowl has a swivel action lid which closes tightly and stops any beads escaping all over the floor!

    Olive wood has a highly variable grain and therefore each one will have its own unique pattern. Sanded smooth and finished with high quality wax with a pretty tree design - or a message of your choice engraved on the lid, these bowls can be made to order and would make a wonderful gift for any knitter, or why not treat yourself?

    Shop for Bead Bowls

    Stay tuned for more shop updates over the next few weeks!