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....Pennine - la première laine de notre propre marque!..Pennine - our first own-brand yarn!....

....Pennine - la première laine de notre propre marque!..Pennine - our first own-brand yarn!....

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Nous sommes fières et ravies de vous présenter le tout premier fil de notre propre marque !  Pennine est un superbe fil DK tout doux, filé intégralement de toisons de moutons Bluefaced Leicester.  Découvrez plus sur ce fil et aussi sur l'histoire de cette race de mouton emblematique.

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We are proud to present our very first own-label yarn.  Pennine DK is a beautiful, soft yarn spun entirely from the fleeces of Bluefaced Leicester sheep. Find out more about this yarn and also about the origins of this iconic sheep breed.

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Thoughts on Non-Superwash, Nylon-Free Sock Yarn

Thoughts on Non-Superwash, Nylon-Free Sock Yarn

February saw the release of Laine Publishing’s beautiful new book, 52 Weeks of Socks. Our first and second batches both sold out very quickly, but we are happy to announce that Laine has commissioned one final print run and we are now expecting more stock in mid-April. So I would like to use this opportunity to talk a little bit about sock-knitting, and sock yarn.

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NEW! Limited Editions

NEW! Limited Editions

The launch of a new Limited Editions category on the website. This will be an occasional series of one-off, special yarns that will be available on the website only once.

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A new brand for the new season - Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk

A new brand for the new season - Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk

The summer holidays are over, but it's not all bad news - on the contrary, it's now the start of the new knitting season. And this year to mark the start of the new season we are thrilled to launch a new brand which will, we hope, become one of our flagship brands.

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