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Interview with Anna Maltz a.k.a. 'Miss Marlisle Maltz'

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Interview with Anna Maltz a.k.a. 'Miss Marlisle Maltz'

Anna Maltz' book is now available from our webshop and brick and mortar shop!

Come to the book party to celebrate, and come to workshop(s) that weekend where you can learn from the Marlisle Master herself! 

Just to get you warmed up we've got a set of questions that Anna was lovely enough to answer for us. 

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Sólbein Cardigan KNIT-A-LONG

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Sólbein Cardigan KNIT-A-LONG

From januari to mid-april Ja, Wol is organising a Knit-A-Long in which we will knit the beautiful ‘Sólbein’ cardigan from the latest issue of Making Magazine. 

 

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Mystery Knit Along double whammy

Mystery Knit Along double whammy

            Hi there, Today Woolly Wormhead is starting her Woolly Wormhead Mystery Knit A Long #wwmkal and Filcolana has just released their second part of their Mystery Shawl Knitalong two weeks ago.  I thought it would be fun to do a double whammy and make a set. Hat and shawl. Filcolana's shawl is knit in Pernilla and Woolly's hats (you can choose a singel or a double coloured one) would knit up great in that same yarn.  So the yarn and colours will match. No way of knowing if the designs will clash or not,...

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ONE DAY ONLY 50% off!! (starts tonight!)

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ONE DAY ONLY 50% off!! (starts tonight!)

50% korting op alle garens gemaakt van plantvezels (katoen, linen, bamboe) MAAR EEN DAG!!  merken: Vinnies Colours, Moya, Fonty, Borgo de Pazzi van vr 1 sept 00:00 t/m za 2 sept 00:00 Sla je slag!! ///// 50% off plant fibre yarns (cotton, linen, bamboo) ONE DAY ONLY: brands: Vinnies Colours, Moya, Fonty, Borgo de Pazzi starting sept 2 (from sept 1st 00:00 to sept 2nd 00:00 Go get it!!    

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Last of the Moh(a)i(r)cans...

Last of the Moh(a)i(r)cans...

In a couple of months the city of Rotterdam, with 629.606 inhabitants, will have only a few yarn shops left. In the last year, two shops, that I know of, have closed their doors. And a third luckily found someone to take over the shop. It was close to closing after being in business for over 125 years!!  At this point I can count only 3 yarn shops in Rotterdam that will fit my definition (more on that later) and I've heard that a city like Berlin has more than 20 yarn shops.... shocking isn't it?! it's emotional...   You might...

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