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New in for the New Year…

Posted by on Jan 9, 2014 | 0 comments

These Variety and Inspiration packs contain an amazing selection of fancy yarns including chenille, glitter, mohair and ribbon. Perfect for freeform knitting and crochet, tapestry and weaving, textured tassles and braids, creative and freestyle embroidery, unique cardmaking…go on unleash your creative side!      

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Christmas Festivities…!

Posted by on Dec 3, 2013 | 0 comments

Christmas Festivities…!

Bridport Christmas Festival Christmas celebrations start tomorrow on Wednesday 4th December when the town centre shops and market traders get together to launch us into the Christmas season with a lively festive community event. Yarn will be open until 8pm with 10% off everything all day! And in addition every purchase will entitle you to a 10% off voucher for use at any time throughout January…join us for a browse, a glass of bubbly and a mince pie! Be inspired with great ideas for pressies including brilliant books, gorgeous scarves,     beautiful hand-made gifts, or perhaps a Yarn Gift Voucher…? There’ll also be ex-display items at reduced prices, so if your running out of time to make your own unique gift before Christmas day, then take a peek at at our handmade items.  Keep an eye on our on online store and Facebook page as we will be counting down the 12 days of Christmas with a different yarn on offer each day! Starting soon…....

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Winter workshops…the perfect Christmas Gift

Posted by on Nov 13, 2013 | 0 comments

Winter workshops…the perfect Christmas Gift

KNITTING WORKSHOPS ‘Sock Making’, Sunday 16th February, 2014, 10am – 4pm. Learn to create a beautiful pair of socks handmade with fun yarn! Master working with four needles, turn a heel and discover kitcheners stitch to complete the toe. WARNING! Sock making is addictive!   ‘Knitting Techniques’, Sunday, March 2nd, 2014, 10am – 4pm.If you want to progress with your knitting then this course is for you. The day includes learning how to sew up a garment, pick up stitches, make a bobble, do a cable stitch, the art of intarsia and anything else you need guidance with.   Knitting techniques with beautiful yarn…   ‘Learn to knit’, Sunday 12th January 2014, 10am-4pm. This course is for the complete beginner and will help you discover the beauty of creating something. Learn how to cast on, cast off, increase and decrease stitches, interpret a pattern and begin a project. We look at the different types of yarn, weights of wool and which needles to use. All good fun!   Expert tuition!   CROCHET WORKSHOPS ‘Learn to Crochet’, Sunday, January 19th, 2014, 10am -4pm.This workshop is for the novice, the beginner, the wannabee crocheter! A very vintage hobby and very much ‘in vogue’. Learn how to create a chain, slip stitch, single crochet, double crochet, treble and more… We guarantee you will be ‘hooked’ after the course!   crochet…so effective ‘Crochet Techniques’. Sunday 16th February, 2014, 10am – 4pm. Take your crochet skills a little bit further. This workshop is for those of you who want to progress on from the basics…learn the art of creating squares and rounds and more…! Fun! Colourful! Effective! Please call the shop on 01308 455669, email us at info@bridportyarn.co.uk or drop by for further details on all of our workshops and to book your place. Booking also available online at www.store.bridportyarn.co.uk Full day workshops cost £50 and are inclusive of everything…written material to support practical tuition, yarn, needles or hooks, refreshments and lunch too! Courses are held in our lovely premises where you will be surrounded by beautiful colours and textures. A feast for the eye! To ensure a quality learning experience numbers are limited…so...

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Online shopping at Yarn…

Posted by on Sep 28, 2013 | 0 comments

Hello everyone! Yarn is very pleased to announce that our online store is now up and running. We’ll be adding new products as the store develops so please keep an eye! There’s 10% off all orders for one day only tomorrow, Sunday 29th September…so why not have a lazy Sunday afternoon browsing yarn! Happy shopping!

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Online shopping…

Posted by on Sep 18, 2013 | 0 comments

Almost there…shopping at Yarn’s online store moves ever closer! Take a peek at www.store.bridportyarn.co.uk and let us know what you think!

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Knitting and Crochet Workshops for the Autumn…

Posted by on Sep 5, 2013 | 0 comments

KNITTING WORKSHOPS ‘Sock Making’, Sunday 20th October 2013, 10am-4pm. Learn to create a beautiful pair of socks handmade with fun yarn! Master working with four needles, turn a heel and discover kitcheners stitch to complete the toe.                 ‘Knitting Techniques’, Sunday, 17th November, 2013, 10am-4pm.If you want to progress with your knitting then this course is for you. The day includes learning how to sew up a garment, pick up stitches, make a bobble, do a cable stitch, the art of intarsia and anything else you need guidance with. Knitting techniques with beautiful yarn… ‘Learn to knit’, Sunday 5th January 2014, 10am-4pm. This course is for the complete beginner and will help you discover the beauty of creating something. Learn how to cast on, cast off, increase and decrease stitches, interpret a pattern and begin a project. We look at the different types of yarn, weights of wool and which needles to use. All good fun!                 CROCHET WORKSHOPS ‘Learn to Crochet’, Sunday 13th Octber 2013, 10am-4pm. This workshop is for the novice, the beginner, the wannabee crocheter! A very vintage hobby and very much ‘in vogue’. Learn how to create a chain, slip stitch, single crochet, double crochet, treble and more… We guarantee you will be ‘hooked’ after the course! Please call the shop on 01308 455669, email us at info@bridportyarn.co.uk or drop by for further details on all of our workshops and to book your place. Full day workshops cost £50 and are inclusive of everything…written material to support practical tuition, yarn, needles or hooks, refreshments and lunch too! Courses are held in our lovely premises where you will be surrounded by beautiful colours and textures. A feast for the eye! To ensure a quality learning experience numbers are limited…so...

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