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WORLD KNIT IN PUBLIC DAY Competition

What is KIP (Knit in Public) day you may ask? Well, it’s a very unique event, in that it’s the largest knitter-run event in the world. World Wide Knit in Public Day was started in 2005 by Danielle Landes. It began as a way for knitters to come together and enjoy each other’s company. This year’s event will take place on Saturday, 9 June 2018. Continue reading WORLD KNIT IN PUBLIC DAY Competition

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June ’18 stitch of the month: Butterfly Lace

YOU WILL NEED

One pair recommended needle size for the yarn you are using

ABBREVIATIONS

k = knit

p = purl

pw = purlwise

rep = repeat

RSF = right side facing

SKPO = slip one, knit one, pass slipped stitch over

sl = slip

st(s) = stitch(es)

tog = together

yfd = yarn forward

 

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May ’18 stitch of the month: Tunnel Lace

YOU WILL NEED

One pair recommended needle size for the yarn you are using

ABBREVIATIONS

k = knit; p = purl; rep = repeat; RSF = right side facing; st(s) = stitch(es); tog = together; yon = yarn over needle; yrn = yarn around needle

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PICK YOUR PRIZE : Elle Yarns Survey

We’d like to get to know you better. Help us give you the best possible products by answering a few questions in the survey linked below.
Complete the form (approx. 2mins) and you’ll automatically be entered to stand a chance to Pick your Prize! We’re giving away an exciting hamper where YOU will have complete say in what you win!

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Elle Easter Competition Winner

The lucky bunny hiding an awesome Elle Yarns hamper was Bunny C!! Well done to everyone who guessed correctly… and a special congratulations to Gertie Kilian who has won herself some brand new yarns! We’ve contacted you via email and can’t wait to send you your goodies!

Have a look to see the magical prize draw below 

 

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March ’18 stitch of the month: Braided Openwork

YOU WILL NEED:

One pair recommended needle size for the yarn you are using

ABBREVIATIONS:

k = knit; m1 = make one stitch by knitting below strand between last and next stitch; p = purl; rep = repeat; SKPO = slip one, knit one, pass slipped stitch over; st(s) = stitch(es); tog = together; WSF = wrong side facing

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BRAND NEW : Family Knit Vintage

You’ve seen the teasers,  you’ve waiting with great anticipation and finally it’s here! We present one of our latest offerings for winter 2018, Family Knit Vintage. This beautiful yarn is 100 % acrylic and also 100 % ultra soft. Vintage will be available in a 100 g ball, ensuring that you have twice as much yarn to work with when you get started on your project this winter.

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