Another Monthly Round Up has arrived and we have some amazing additions to show you this month that will definitely make you want to expand your craft stash!

New Yarn

There are some fabulous new additions to our shelves and ranges that have been added to much-loved brands like Lion Brand and Opal!

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James C Brett - Zodiac

A fascinating, scintillating ladder yarn, perfect for all kinds of decorative items, James C Brett's Zodiac has colour, texture, and sparkle all in one! Giving you the same effect as ribbon yarns, ladder yarn has less bulk and creates lighter items, making it just the thing for smaller crafts like jewellery - why not see what kinds of eye-catching necklaces you can make?

Scheepjes - Furry Tales

You won’t believe the yarn Scheepjes have spun this time! Fantastically fuzzy and soothingly soft, Scheepjes Furry Tales is an adventure waiting to happen, suitable for all kinds of fun garments and accessories. Each strand has a strip structure for the base, meaning that more fibres can be held making for a fluffier, fuller yarn that you’ll be desperate to run your fingers through. Each stunning shade is named after a character from your favourite childhood tales, from Red Riding Hood to the Frog Prince, giving a traditional feel to this very modern yarn.

 

 

Opal - Jazz

Opal Jazz is a snazzy range of purpose-designed sock yarns whose names are inspired by all things jazz! From the archetypal Big Band to Chicago, these yarns are certain to put you into a creative mood! Featuring fun multicolour blends, use this durable, 4-ply yarn to create cosy socks, as well as unique garments and accessories.


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Scheepjes - Fine Art

Scheepjes Whirl Fine Art combines the artistic theme and silky softness of Merino Soft, with the stunning long-gradient design of the fantastically popular Whirl range, making for a yarn that is a dream to touch and to work with. In 12 awe-inspiring colourways named for major movements in art history, these softly blended mixes are designed to perfectly match 12 of the shades from Merino Soft, giving you ready-made matches just begging to be used in your next creation.

 

Bernat - Roving

Bernat Roving is a soft, thick wool-blend roving yarn. Perfect for cozy knit and crochet projects like garments and accessories. Available in neutral shades paired with rich hues, Bernat Roving is ideal for both solid projects and colorwork. Bernat Roving is a Bulky weight yarn, that works up quickly and creates a lofty fabric.

King Cole - Yummy Crush

This super chunky yarn is a 100g ball with a chenille-like feel, making it perfect for baby projects, garments and accessories. Yummy Crush is two-threaded yarn woven together to create a two-tone effect.

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Lion Brand - Shawl in a Cake

Customers have fallen in love with Shawl in a Ball and now they have even more reason to love Shawl in a Cake. The same great cotton/acrylic blend in mouth watering color-ways is now wound into a convenient cake put-up.

 

Lion Brand - Dotted Line

Yarn lovers will be lining up for Dotted Line, Lion Brand’s fabulous speckled acrylic. This 100% acrylic has the look and feel of trendy hand-dyed yarns in a super cute cake!


Lion Brand - Hand Dyed Heaven

Now Lion Brand have put their own spin on beautiful hand-dyed yarns, and Hand Dyed Heaven is exactly that: hand-dyed. Each unique colourway adds an artisanal touch to knit and crochet projects, while the super soft polyamide fibres are a great dupe for merino.

New Fabric

We are so excited about our ever-growing fabric ranges and some gorgeous new collections have recently been added to brands like Lewis & Irene and Craft Cotton Co.

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Lewis and Irene - Forme

Lewis & Irene's talented designer Jaynie, not only draws all of their designs but also paints and makes fabulous jewellery. This collection, inspired by one of her paintings, is beautifully contemporary and perfect for the modern quilter.


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Craft Cotton Co. - Vegetable Patch

This wonderful fabric by Lewis & Irene is perfect for the gardener in your life. Love getting your wellies on and planting beautiful flowers? This is an ideal fabric to get you ready for the Spring!


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Lewis and Irene - Viking Adventure

Inspired by a visit to Oslo in Norway and the Viking ship museum. Perfect for your little warriors, this fabric collection includes a digital double edge panel with ships and sea monsters! Set sail on the North Seas for your Viking Adventure.



Needlecraft

Embroidery Kits...

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Anchor - The Dee Hardwicke Collection - Pimpernel

This beautiful embroidery kit designed by Dee Hardwicke is inspired by natural elements and painted in delicate colours that will bring the beautiful outdoors into your home in a subtle way. These designs were created with the experienced crafter in mind who is on the lookout for new and exciting ideas and ready to create an amazing piece of art.

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Janlynn - Wild Flowers and Finches

Wildflowers and Finches are beautifully detailed in these four Crewel embroidery designs by famous artist, Eleanor Engel. Get your home ready for spring with this gorgeous set of 4 designs. 

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Design Works - Zenbroidery Printed Fabric

This printed fabric for embroidery is from Design Works, and features a mandala pattern in the zen colouring style. By choosing thread types, colours and stitch styles, you can create your very own zen masterpiece which is completely unique.



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Cross Stitch Kits...

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Design Works - Colourful Zebras

Make a statement with this striking cross stitch piece featuring rainbow zebras! Add a splash of color to your home!

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Bothy Threads - In My Footsteps

This stunning cross stitch piece by Bothy Threads features a bear and cub. The piece has an intricate design and beautiful use of colour.

 


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Anchor - The Dee Hardwicke Collection - Clematis

This beautiful cross stitch kit designed by Dee Hardwicke is inspired by natural elements and painted in delicate colours that will bring the beautiful outdoors into your home in a subtle way. These designs were created with the experienced crafter in mind who is on the lookout for new and exciting ideas and ready to create an amazing piece of art.




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Also new...

Needle Minders

Needleminders are a great help when you are prone to losing your needles. They are items with magnets on the back that have a separate magnet to attach to the back of your project, you can then place your needle on it and it will keep it safe whilst not in use.

Plan2Stitch - Needle Minders

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Caterpillar Cross Stitch - Needle Minders 

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Embroidery Thread Holders

These cute embroidery floss holders can be personalised and are ideal for craft projects. These come in five designs: a unicorn, an owl, a bobbin, a sheep and a flower shape and are perfect for storing embroidery floss in style and keeps it both seperated and unknotted. Keep your floss neat & tidy wth the ply wooden floss holders. Cross stitch a unique design in the centre to personalise.

     

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Malabrigo Comparsa Sock Set

This set contains 5 skeins of the popular Malabrigo Sock range in the following shades:

Carnaval
Baco
Parade
Mask
Disfraz

Malabrigo is a luxury range that is spun from opulent merino. A soft, smoothly-plied, lightweight sock yarn available in a range of semi-solid and watercolour multi colourways... what's not to love?!

          


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Scheepjes Woolly Whirl is the warm alternative to Scheepjes Whirl and perfect for the cold seasons. This extra large yarn cake made of 70% cotton and 30% wool has extra long color changes and is perfect for making warm shawls and scarves.

December
2019