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Social Knitting opportunities

Social Knitting  Knit Night 17.45-8pm First Wednesday of the MonthFind us at Hearth, 37 Montpelier Retreat -  these have been scheduled for the first Wednesday of the month. Check out our facebook page and the events to register your interest.  ______________________ Social Socks  9.45-11.30am   2nd Wednesday of the Month Find us at Tricycle Cafe, Salamanca Art Centre. A social sock knitting group.  Come along with a sock you are knitting or to take part in a sock knit along that will extend your sock knitting repertory. You need to be able to knit, cast on, and cast off and understand the knitting of a basic sock. If you are wanting to learn to use circular needles then bring along the circular needles of...

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Merinomink Care Instructions

 Merinomink™ Garments are a blend of fine Merino and luxurious Possum Fur. They are 100% natural fibres and should be handwashed to help maintain their superb natural loft and warmth. While Merinomink™ garments require less washing because they resist odour (making it easier on you and the environment) we do recommend washing your Merinomink™ garments on a regular basis to help keep them at their best. Merinomink™ garments are manufactured to a very high colour fastness to minimise the risk of colour bleeding or fading, however it is recommended dark or brightly coloured garments are never washed with pale shades or whites. Proper care will give you a garment that will look good for years to come. Please don't hesitate...

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Pom Pom Quarterly

Autumn 2022 Issue 42 When it comes to colour, texture, and pattern, we're maximalists through and through! This autumn, we decided to embrace this natural instinct of ours and curate a knit and crochet collection inspired by abundance. The result is 11 glorious designs with immense visual impact, highly satisfying and tactile motifs, and which echo the intricate aesthetic of the Arts and Crafts movement.  VALMÚI // EDDA LILJA // VATNSNES YARN, MERINO DK (SILVER) + THE GREY SHEEP CO. HAMPSHIRE 4PLY (PEACH) What's more, Issue 42 features an article by Aja Barber, an eminent figure in the pushback against fast fashion, who encourages us to think more about the clothes we pair with our handmade items. Spend a golden autumn afternoon reading our interview with embroidery extraordinaire, Tessa Pefrlow and using...

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Designer Knitting Magazine

Designer Knitting (previously Vogue Knitting) offers undeniable style. For fascinating features, seasonable fashion, yarn news and book reviews, this magazine is all you need and more. The stunning pictures are arranged to inspire you with comprehensive instructions to suit varied skill levels. We have outlined what is the magazines we hold.  Early Winter 2019 Sleeve styles  Argyles with a twist Designer insights - Amy Gunderson, Cornelia Hamilton, Mari Lynn Patrick Ethereal lace - one sleeve wrap    Autumn 2019 Turtlenecks, tops and tunics, stunning black and white colour work. Learn how to knit a perfect fit.  Erika Knight's simple classic top designed especially for this edition. 6 trending silhouettes in textured stitches. Autumn 2018 In this issue of Designer Knitting (Vogue...

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Simply Crochet - issue information

Simply Crochet is a dedicated crochet magazine featuring over 20 crochet patterns every month and technical advice, clear instructions and crochet inspiration, Simply Crochet will get you hooked on handmade! Corrections to patterns are found here Issue 87 Summer’s up with issue 87 of Simply Crochet! The sun has well and truly got his hat on now, and as a result this issue’s stuffed to the seams with sun-kissed crochet makes. Get ready for al fresco dining by making our beautiful motif blanket, update your summer look with our fringed accessories, and go ‘au naturel’ with our Bias shawl (made using an exclusive hand-dyed yarn pack made especially for us by plant-based indie dyer Skein Heroine!) Plus with the print edition of...

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