We have new yarn! This is a new hand dyed base which I’ve had for a while but only recently had chance to dye up. It’s 100% Falkland Merino, with 400m to 100g. It’s a very plump, cushiony yarn – much thicker-looking than most of my other 4ply bases, and super-soft. Here’s one of each: … Read More New yarn: Falkland merino
Afternoon! I hope today is treating you well. Seeing as it’s a Friday and I’m blitzing through admin today, one of the things I had on the to do list was ‘publish Cornhill’. So it’s done. You can find it here on Ravelry: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/cornhill It’s a very simple shawl (or scarf) which uses 400m of… Read More New pattern alert! (Cornhill)
We’ve not had much DK for a while so I thought it might be time to rectify that! Our schedule is slowly getting back on track as we make our way through the huge back log of work, hence the smaller-than-usual updates. Hopefully next year will be less disrupted. These yarns will go live on… Read More DK Surprise
I’m sure you’ve all heard of Indie Untangled, the fabulous newsletter and blog aimed at promoting indie yarn businesses..? Well Lisa runs an annual club, which includes exclusive yarn and pattern pairings. And.. ECY is in the 2017 one! It’s called Where We Knit and I’m teamed up with Mindy Wilkes, whose work I love… Read More Club news!
Freshly brewed hand dyed yarn is now up!… Read More New hand-dyed stock available
Now that all five shades have been revealed (and thankyou for the lovely response) I thought it’d be helpful for you to see a gallery of them all together, which I hope will make choosing colour combinations easier Bear in mind that Milburn 4ply does also work well alongside Askham 4ply and hand dyed bases… Read More Gallery: the new shades
…is one that I hope will bring some cheer and zing. It’s called Tea Rose and is a lovely soft apricot. Since today is the final day of new shade unveiling (for now! Ooh!) before I carry on here is the link to the Milburn 4ply on the ECY website: HERE. IT’S HERE. CLICK HERE… Read More The final (for now) new shade..