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Seven Super Bulky Knit Ideas For This Season

Seven Super Bulky Knit Ideas For This Season

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Quick Chunky Knit Hat Pattern Suggestions

Quick Chunky Knit Hat Pattern Suggestions

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  • The Fibre Co. Tundra Pattern Ideas

    October 02 2020 – Aisling Charles

    The Fibre Co. Tundra Pattern Ideas

    Tundra from The Fibre Co. is a bulky weight yarn created from the popular and very much loved formula of baby alpaca, merino, and silk fibres. Accessories and garment patterns created with Tundra not only whip up fast due to the bulky size of this plush yarn, but also enjoy a weightlessness and a cozy warmth you’d expect from such an ample yarn. It is one...

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  • A few skeins of colourful yarn strewn across a wood floor

    July 31 2020 – Sarah Cleeton

    Quick Home Knitting and Crochet Patterns

    Another bank holiday weekend is upon us! If you are like me, you probably have a couple WIPs (work-in-progress projects) on the go already so your weekend knitting is sorted. Or, if you're also like me, you sometimes just want an instant gratification project. With that in mind, we've put together a handful of quick (and free!) knitting and crochet...

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  • How to Wind Yarn, Including a Centre-Pull Ball

    July 28 2020 – Sarah Cleeton

    How to Wind Yarn, Including a Centre-Pull Ball

    Have you ever wondered how to wind a skein of yarn? It's not as complicated as you might think! In our latest video tutorial from inside the shop, Lisa demonstrates two different ways of how you can wind a skein of yarn in the comfort of your own home. The first method involves an umbrella swift and a winder. But...

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  • A Quick Tutorial on Washing and Blocking Your Hand Knits

    July 14 2020 – Sarah Cleeton

    A Quick Tutorial on Washing and Blocking Your Hand Knits

    Have you been wondering how to wash and block your hand knitting and crochet items? It's not as complicated as you might think! Take a look at this very quick and super easy tutorial from our YouTube channel that Lisa put together over on our Instagram Stories that shows just how simple the process is. There's even a bonus Q&A...

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