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Yarn review: ggh Manila

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We have many beautiful yarns in stock. I enjoy the look and feel of the different yarn qualities, but to really appreciate the quality of a particular yarn it helps to actually experience working with it. I have been knitting a lace yoke top with ggh Manila, one of our gorgeous summer yarns and I just love it! Manila is a natural yarn blend made from 57% viscose, 33% cotton and 10% linen. A quick word about viscose: Viscose is derived from natural cellulose materials such as wood pulp or bamboo and is therefore a natural fibre.  It has many of the qualities of cotton, such as high breathability and...

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Crochet your own shopping bag

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Quick and easy to make in 100% cotton yarn. The 'spray paint' colouring of this yarn gives it extra interest. These Instagram-worthy bags make the perfect present.

Don't forget to make one for yourself!

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Bring more colour into your life!

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Ever wanted to knit a skirt that is colourful, fun and made from beautiful yarn? I am so happy to offer you our latest Rebecca Knit Kit for a gorgeous skirt in beautiful ggh Baby Alpaca yarn. Soft, light and in a wonderful combination of colours and patterns, this is a delight to make and to wear. Enjoy!

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Spoilt for choice: Cardigans are a must for spring and summer.

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I always carry a cardigan with me, especially in spring and summer. You never know when the weather changes, going from cool to hot and back to cool again. 

With Australian summers in mind, we have put together a great selection of gorgeous patterns and knit kits that is guaranteed to delight you. 

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Fyberspates Stolen Stitches Nua

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New addition: We now stock the full range of Fyberspates. Stolen Stitches Nua. This fantastic 5ply yarn was created by renowned Irish designer Carol Feller and is produced by Fyberspates. Stolen Stitches Nua is a beautiful blend of Merino, yak wool and linen.

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