In today’s episode I’m back to my fantasy knitting queue, with a subject that’s very close to my heart. Shawls! They are such great travel projects, which makes them a great fit for the Summer Series. Any excuse to talk about shawls! We’re right in the middle of The Shawl Society, so at the moment my mind is even more full of shawls than usual. When I’m so busy designing shawls I don’t often get a chance to knit someone else’s patterns, so I thought I’d take this opportunity to let my inner shawl fangirl out to play. I’m chatting about some of my favourite shawl designers and some of the patterns I love most.
Meadow Yarn is an inviting online retailer selling yarn, needles and notions. It’s a small, family business based in rural Suffolk in the UK. Meadow Yarn was born out of a passion for beautiful yarn and knitting accessories and aims to bring you a range of great products. Yarns stocked include Northbound Knitting, Eden Cottage Yarn, the Fibre Co and many more.
Located on charming Walcot Street in the heart of Bath’s Artisan Quarter is A Yarn Story. Specialising in hand-dyed yarns and luxury fibres from around the world, A Yarn Story is a destination shop, both in-person and online! Major yarn and accessories brands include Hedgehog Fibres, Madelinetosh, Shibui Knits, ChiaoGoo and Cocoknits – and of course many more! Start creating your own yarn story…
Magic Cake Ruffle Shawl by Paula Emons-Feussel
Cave Point Shawl by Paula Emons-Feussel
Pure Joy by Joji Locatelli
Expressive by Jojo Locatelli
Be Kind by Veera Välimäki
Lakelet by Renée Callahan
Rockhopper by Anna Maltz
Curious Handmade Country House Retreat
Oct 20 – 23 // Cumbria, UK
There are still a couple of twin share places available for the Autumn Country House retreat. If you are interested in finding out more you can email me – firstname.lastname@example.org
That’s all for this week! Happy knitting, and I’ll talk to you again soon!
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