In these grey January days I have to look for colour or everything becomes a monochrome palette with little to offer respite until the daffodils, snowdrops and crocuses appear in the garden and the Daphne … read more ›
Hand Dyed and lovely! I had a great time at the StitchFest SW show in Totnes last weekend with my friend Steph Thornton of Perran Yarns. We both enjoyed the show very much and commented … read more ›
Shawls are everywhere at the moment, have you noticed? They are the perfect fashion accessories, dressed up over an evening outfit, daytime over a tunic or jumper, even with jeans and a blouse/jacket combo. Their … read more ›
I’m in love with Gorgeous yarns, the luxury yarns, the colours and fibres, the accessories, all of it! Read the blog for news of new yarns in our range, inspirational colours for spring and loving your hand knits, share the love around!
Colour, cold, counting and more colour! Doesn’t sound very inspiring, especially when I tell you that the counting bit was a stock take! But, it was amazingly inspiring, a sensory experience not to be missed. We had to stop ourselves “oooh-ing” and “aah-ing” too much at the Gorgeous Yarns, and we soon forgot how cold we were. Mixing the colours in new, exciting combinations was great fun and the stock take was soon done.
Hello, my name is Caroline Bawn, I live in Cornwall, UK with my husband Mark, and we own and run Gorgeous Yarns! I am an experienced Occupational Therapist and running Gorgeous Yarns is my dream … read more ›