https://youtu.be/phd4Eu60QYg Woolly Wednesday 16 - Lots happening in the 30min show this fortnight. Áine shows off her 'PAD' Blanket. (watch the acronym game to find out more) I test knit the 'Thunderhead Beanie' by Michael Shawn and we talk about Drops Yarn and Test Knitting, using substitute yarns and discounts on larger sizes. We finish … Continue reading Woolly Wednesday Show 16
A fun, quick beanie pattern for every style of knitter is available now on Ravelry and I've just knitted it! The Thunderhead Beanie Pattern - Ravelry A screen shot of the first page of this cool beanie pattern Michael asked me to test the large size before this pattern was released. I had never knitted … Continue reading Thunderhead Beanie
The new Rowan Autumn/Winter range for 2019 is out and they have many new pattern books! Our favourite one is 'MODE'. It's not full of complicated knitting patterns that need a gazillion balls of wool and tonnes of colour work. They are very simple patterns using stocking stitch, moss stitch and a little bit of … Continue reading New Rowan Pattern Books
Episode 10 of The Woolpatch Vlog is out. We talk about crochet and the virus shawl pattern, Berlingo yarn by Bergere de France and my hand dyed with woad, Lavenham Blue.
Saturday 1st June 2019 12pm to 4pm We're taking bookings for June already! Where is the time going to? Here's what we have planned for this month. 1.Loom Knitting Demonstrations by Sue2. The Woolpatch Shoebox Shuffle 12-4pm: Knit, Crochet, Sew, Craft and Chat: As usual from 12 to 4 you bring your craft and you chill and we'll … Continue reading Come Bye & Craft June
Come Bye & Craft is back! April was a huge success and we had a great turn out! Take a look at the pictures and maybe we'll see you next month?
Saturday 6th April 2019 12pm to 4pm We've already booked special guest Dorothy Ronaldson who will be demonstrating Free motion embroidery for all you sewing and crafting fans! Carry on reading to see what she will be demonstrating. As was the case in 2018 we will continue the format on the first Saturday of every month and will look forward to … Continue reading Come Bye & Craft is back!
So we were inspired by Armani last winter with the 'Sleeved Scarf' and created our own version in wonderful chunky wool from Bergere de France. (If you missed this then click to read the blog post) We've now written up the pattern in rough and all I have to do is digitise it for you … Continue reading Catwalk Inspiration 2019!
I'm very excited to be going to the Spring Knitting and Stitching Show at Olympia on the first weekend in March. This means our first Come Bye and Craft will now be in April. Saturday 6th April 2019 12pm to 4pm We've already booked special guest Dorothy Ronaldson who will be demonstrating Free motion embroidery for all you … Continue reading Come Bye & Craft is back!
We're back, talking about new exciting fabric and some quilting ideas. We've also shared new knitting patterns, crochet patterns, ongoing projects and lots more. We're very much enjoying making the vlogs. It's all for fun and we love sharing what is going on in the shop and in our community. Thanks for all your nice … Continue reading Vlog #2 out now on youtube