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Christmas Opening Times

Posted by Eleanor Burke on

Christmas Opening Times
We'll be open as normal until Saturday the 23rd of December when we'll shut at 3pm. And then we'll be closed until Tuesday the 16th of January when we're back into normal opening times (half ten to five). 

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Feelings About Garms

Posted by Eleanor Burke on

Feelings About Garms
It's not the jumpers fault that some people are arseholes...

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A Ramble About Mistakes

Posted by Casper Alixander on

A Ramble About Mistakes
Our hobbies are meant to fulfil us. I mean, sure, they'll stress you out sometimes, but they shouldn't put you off of doing them! I felt so ashamed when the project went wrong because I felt like if I work in a yarn shop, I shouldn't make mistakes, I should just Be Good At Stuff Always. 

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We're Having A Party!

Posted by Casper Alixander on

We're Having A Party!
Again. Because it's that time of year, the shop's birthday, and this time we're moving into the moody teenager years. Thirteen years old and ready to slam the door shut to our rooms and listen to sad goth music because no one understands us. Or was that just me?...

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A Pastel Dream!

Posted by Eleanor Burke on

A Pastel Dream!

Over a year ago I saw a story on Mahliqa Jewellery's instagram stories which featured a group of people at her stall at a fibre festival. They were all smiling and the sort of dishevelled that only a yarn festival can cause. One of the subjects was wearing the most beautiful granny square jumper in the entire world. I literally gasped and took a screen shot straight away - but I needn't have because the image is still absolutely in my mind. So gorgeous. It was made of simple granny squares, crocheted in shades of creams/beiges with rounds of deep reds, russets, army...

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