Whats new at Gorgeous Yarns? Hello Friends. I am very pleased to tell you that we now have Purely Gorgeous Aran back in stock, this time its a sumptuous 50:50 blend of Merino and Alpaca, … read more ›
Summertime knitting and crochet should be easy and relaxing, nothing too complicated or tricky when its hot. I don’t know about you, but I also don’t enjoy knitting or crocheting with wool either in the … read more ›
I think a little of what you fancy does you good! I’ve been seeing so much yellow in the fashion magazines, on the high street and even in the fields of daffodils round here, I … read more ›
Love is all you need! That’s what The Beatles told us, long before Gorgeous Yarns was a twinkle in my eye! On Valentine’s Day, Love may be all you need, but a gorgeous yarn to … read more ›
Happy New Year! Gorgeous Yarns has lots planned for this new year: new shows to go to, new patterns and designs hot off the needles, a new pattern appearing in a magazine, new plant dye … read more ›
How do I get the size for my project right so it fits me? I’m often asked this, and so I thought we could chat about choosing the right size garment for your body shape, … read more ›
Gorgeous Colours for Autumn. What do you think of the Pantone London gorgeous colours for autumn 2017 ? I think there is something for everyone, and I like the way several colours can be combined … read more ›
Another Happy Birthday Gorgeous Yarns, 3 today! I’m delighted to say Another Happy Birthday Gorgeous Yarns! 3 years ago Mr Gorgeous and I set off on this business adventure, and its been a dream come … read more ›
Our Purely Gorgeous Colours are here! Available from the website from tomorrow, in a range of 10 gorgeous semi-solid colours. From dark Damson Wine purple, through Briar Rose to Azure and Woodsmoke Grey, all the … read more ›
Why do you love wool so much? Don’t you find it itchy and scratchy? These are questions I’m often asked….until a customer feels how Gorgeous our Yarns are! Of course, there are still itchy, scratchy … read more ›
Have you thought about a lattice of friends? I have recently been finishing a crochet lattice pattern (more about this later) and it has got me thinking about my lattice of friends. I think a … read more ›
Its nearly that time of the year when Gorgeous Yarns gets on the road and we go to shows in Devon and Cornwall. We meet old customers and new and have a great time! Here … read more ›
Happy Birthday Gorgeous Yarns, 2 today! It seems amazing how fast the last 2 years have gone by, and how we’ve grown. From the early days of excitement choosing the most gorgeous yarns for you, … read more ›
Just Peachy, inspiration for summer projects to make and wear this summer, on holiday, using this season’s “in” colour which is everywhere in the shops and magazines. There is a tone of peach to suit everyone, have a look and read more….
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.
All is calm, all is bright here! Well, I’m getting there anyway! How about you? How are all your preparations coming on for Christmas? I’m settling down to blog to you, and then write my … read more ›