The Great Yarn ADVENTure planning…

Well who would have thought I’d be planning a Christmas project in January?! It’s far too soon (I’ve even started buying presents… Step too far?!?) Last year I had a hand dyed advent calendar from hedgehog fibres and I had the best time opening up a brand new squishy awesomeness everyday! I had delight in…

Journeys, collections and home truths

So I was sat on a train (bear with me, I know I started my last blog post the same with me on a train, well… Lots happens on trains) racking my brain for a new theme for a collection. I’d just finished at the crochet sanctuary and had had an amazing pop up shop…

Popping up to Crewe for a pop up

I sat down on the train at a table, opposite three young girls on their way to Manchester for a night out. The opening of their tinned cocktails and loud chat about boys filling my mind, taking it off a fairly nerve racking but exciting weekend ahead. I was off to the Crochet Sanctuary, the…

Better late than never, Right?!

OK so I have a very real very serious condition – FOMO. I have a complete fear of missing out, especially when it comes to all things yarn. I have a hugely addictive personality and I’m completely in denial with how much I can actually achieve in a day, week, month… Or in this case……

Dyeing, Yarn Dyeing; sharing some stuff I know about it!

Hey! You may have seen on my Instagram over the past month I’ve dived deep into the dyeing pot and I’m actually a bit obsessed! So much so I’ve opened up my own Etsy shop! (shameless plug! 🤭) I thought I’d write out a few things I’ve learnt so far! I know many indie dyers…