Author archive for Daisy

  • Mar122019
    The best gift guide for mothers day for knitters. Are you looking for a gift for a knitter, but dont want to buy yarn? This gift guide gives you the best gifts for knitters on Etsy

    Great Mothers Day Gifts for Knitters

    Have you been trying to find the best mothers day gifts for knitters? What do you buy the woman who…

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  • Feb072019
    How to dye your own yarn at home. The top ten things you need to know before you start dyeing your own yarn for your knitting or crochet projects.

    10 things you need to know before you start dyeing yarn

    Learning how to dye yarn is one of those things that many people say they would like to do, but…

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  • Feb022019
    How to get started with Fairisle - a beginners guide to learning how to knit fairisle, including tutorials, tips nad resources for every knitter.

    Beginners Guide to Fairisle Knitting

    Last year, one of my creative goals was to finally learn how to knit Fairisle knitting patterns. I have lusted…

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  • Nov102017
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    Make of the Week 10/11/2017 Prairie Fairy Jumper by Alison White

    Make of the Week, 10/11/17. If you follow me on Instagram you may have seen me repost photos from Alison…

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  • Nov032017
    Missed Kingfisher by Claire Littlejohn, crochet shawl for Devon Sun Yarns make of the week

    Make of the Week 03/11/2017 Missed Kingfisher by Claire Littlejohn

    Make of the Week ,03/11/17. Last year I met Claire when she came along to a yarn retreat. Like me,…

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  • Oct272017
    Make of the week: iris top crochet by Lucy in Devon SUn Yarns sock club handdyed yarn

    Make of the Week 27/10/2017 Iris Top by Lucy Stableford-Grieve

    Make of the Week , 27/10/17. I have followed Lucy for many years, and used to enjoy her cooking blog…

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  • Oct202017
    Make of the Week , from Devon Sun Yarns. Buccaneer shawl , made by Rebecca Calvey.

    Make of the Week, 20/10/17. Buccaneer Shawl by Becky Calvey

    Make of the Week , 20/10/17. When I saw this shawl pop up in my Instgram feed, it took my…

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  • Oct122017
    Devon Sun Yarns Make of teh week, a weekly blog post about creating, knitting adn crcheting with Devon Sun Yarns handdyed yarn

    Make of the Week: A New Feature

    Often, people ask me how on earth I can bare to part with the yarn I have dyed, and if…

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  • Sep272017
    Do you love lace weight yarn? or shy away becasue you have never tried it? These hints and tips will get you started and convince you to give lace weight yarns from Devon SUn Yarns a go!

    Loving on Lace weight yarns

    There’s a weight of yarn that divides people like no other – Lace weight. Finer than a sock weight yarn,…

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  • Jul272017
    Lyme Rehis Harbour, looking toward Charmouth on the Jurassic Coast

    Postcards from Lyme Regis

    I don’t think it’ll come as a surprise to many people how much I love living in Devon, and particularly…

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  • Jul072017
    Handyed merino luxury yarn, from Devon SUn Yarns Yarn clcub. Sign ups now open

    Catching Up!

    Gosh its been a while hasn’t it? Time flies when you are having fun so they say, or just busy…

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  • Feb222017
    Chunky weight yarn from Devon Sun Yarns, perfect for knitting or crochet

    Knitted Pattern Ideas for Chunky weight yarn

    One of the great things about receiving Yarn Club each  month is that you don’t know whats arriving until you…

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  • Feb082017
    Stunning handdyed yarn from Devon Sun Yarns in a blend of Yak and Bamboo. Available in many colours perfect for your special knitting or crochet pattern.

    Its been a while…

    Well, hello there stranger! Its been a while since I’ve blogged, and there’s lots to catch up on! Its a…

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  • Jun062016
    ein of sock yarn in your stash, or use your Devon Sun Yarns yarn club yarn

    6 crochet patterns for one skein of sock weight yarn

    A round up of some of my favourite crochet patterns to suit May Yarn Club yarn The club yarn this…

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  • Jun032016

    5 patterns to knit with one skein of sparkly sock weight yarn

    Wondering what to do with 100g of sock weight handdyed yarn? Here’s 5 of my favourite single skein knitted patterns.…

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  • May302016
    Yarn club is a monthly package of beautiful handdyed yarn, delivered directto your door. Each month the colourway and yarn weight will be a suprise until you open the box to reveal the yarn, coordinating gift and matching stitch marker. Treat yourself to a box of beautiful yarn and fill your stash with colour

    Yarn Club – a sparkly package of yarn for May

    Yarn Club is a monthly package of beautiful yarns, delivered direct to you. Each month the surprise is revealed when…

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