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  • Marvellous Mechita

    February 06 2017 – thisisknit

    Marvellous Mechita

    We think all weeks should begin with project inspiration, so we're sharing two beautiful staff knits today, both knit in "Mechita" from Malabrigo Yarns. If you're already familiar with Malabrigo Yarns then you will know they specialise in semi-solid and variegated shades, dyed on sumptuously soft merino bases. The Mechita line is a superwash merino, single spun, 4ply / fingering...

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  • Fireside Knitting

    December 21 2016 – thisisknit

    Fireside Knitting

    As the gift knitting season draws to a close, it's traditional for us all to start planning our "selfish knitting" for the Christmas break. It's finally time to curl up in a comfy chair by the fireside, cast on with some freshly wound yarn, and knit on that indulgent project just for you. Personally I've been eyeing up Jenny's Om...

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  • Learning Curve - Two Shawls for the Adventurous Knitter

    December 01 2016 – thisisknit

    Learning Curve - Two Shawls for the Adventurous Knitter

    Are you ready for your next knitting adventure? Today we are featuring two elegant knitted shawls from among the fabulous selection on display in store. Both are suitable for the more adventurous knitters among you, and I think we'll dive right in with the more challenging of our pair... The Cypri Shawl This beauty is the work of Twist Collective...

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  • We've got the blues...

    November 02 2016 – thisisknit

    We've got the blues...

    ... but in the very best way! Anyone who has stepped foot in our shop (and many of you that have followed us from afar) will know that we're addicted to knitted shawls, wraps and scarves.  We have so many samples in the shop, and so many pretty hand-dyed yarns to play with - it's can be hard to keep...

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