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When The Stars Align...

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When The Stars Align...

  I had a really special moment this week when something I’d had planned in my head for a long time came together.   I'll start earlier this year with the launch of Marlisle by Anna Maltz. I love Anna’s patterns and the way she writes and was so excited about her new book that I pre-ordered it as soon as I could. Even then I wasn’t prepared for what a beautiful book Marlisle is. Not just the wonderful patterns and the production quality of the book, but the wealth of knitting wisdom and generosity of spirit that spills out...

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A busy couple of weeks!

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A busy couple of weeks!

The last couple of weeks have been a bit of a whirlwind! 23rd June was the St Catherine’s Summer Pop-Up event. Our “pop-ups” were samples and books from Jen Arnall-Culliford, hand knitted fairisle items from Mary Henderson and artwork from Janet Friel. Janet also ran a crochet class that morning. There was a great atmosphere on the hill and we had such a fun day in the shop!   We’ve been swapping things around in the shop a bit so that we could put our new range, Isager, centre stage. Isager Yarns are produced in Denmark and are absolutely beautiful....

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Marmalade Yarns is changing hands!

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Marmalade Yarns is changing hands!

Changes are afoot at Marmalade Yarns. After 9 years running the shop, Catriona and Maxine have decided to move on to pastures new and I am extremely delighted to be taking over such a lovely business!      As of this week, Catriona and I will be running the shop together for a few months and I will be assuming full ownership in September. We'll be busy updating the website, introducing some exciting new ranges and having all the yarny fun together! We are planning a Launch Party on 15th September and there will be one or two *very* special guests...

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