Shetland Wool Week 2017

Wishing you were there? If you can’t get to Shetland, why not bring Shetland to you? Knit the Bousta Beanie in Real Shetland Wool in the suggested colours or come up with your own combination. We have Jamieson & Smith 2 Ply Jumper well stocked. Find the free pattern online here.

Koigu

This month we're featuring Koigu Wool Designs a three-generation-strong family business with international scope! Koigu Wool Designs has a history as bold and unique as the yarns and colors they produce. The name Koigu was chosen to honor the ancestral home of Maie's late husband, Harry, which is located in their native Estonia. The farm .... [ continue reading ]

Laura Chau Collection

Just in time for Fall, Kelbourne Woolens has released another collection of designs featuring The Fibre Co. Road to China Light. .vc_btn3-style-gradient.vc_btn-gradient-btn-59c7b973594fd:hover{color: #fff;background-color: #4cadc9;border: none;background-position: 100% 0;}.vc_btn3-style-gradient.vc_btn-gradient-btn-59c7b973594fd{color: #fff;border: none;background-color: #75d69c;background-image: -webkit-linear-gradient(left, #75d69c 0%, #4cadc9 50%,#75d69c 100%);background-image: linear-gradient(to right, #75d69c 0%, #4cadc9 50%,#75d69c 100%);-webkit-transition: all .2s ease-in-out;transition: all .2s ease-in-out;background-size: 200% 100%;}Read more at Kelbourne Woolens The .... [ continue reading ]

Joan Janes Designs

We don’t toot our own horns too often – it’s not very Canadian, after all – but just this month, at the height of our Canada 150 celebrations, we’re shining the spotlight on our very own Joan Janes, Canadian designer and teacher. Anyone who has taken a class with Joan knows her friendly, patient manner .... [ continue reading ]

Colour Block Catastrophe

When you’re working more than one colour in a project, you know how important it is that those colours not run into each other with washing. But how often do we actually take the time to check before we start the project? It’s right up there with swatching on the Knitter’s List of Priorities! Well, …. [ continue reading ]

Chemo Turban

This stylish hat, designed and knitted by our very own Marilou Matthews, will keep you warm and cosy when made with Juniper Moon’s Neve, a lovely and soft, worsted weight cotton. The welts at the brim offer flattering fullness while the hat gently hugs the head. Materials & Equipment Needles 4.0 mm circular: 16-inch length .... [ continue reading ]