The wait is finally over. The new range of Papatya has finally arrived. For those of you who have not tried papatya, it is a gorgeous type of recycled cotton that is used to make necklaces, mats, bags, pillowcases and lots more items.
Papatya ribbon is a kismet yarns brand that is made in Turkey. It is 200g and is made out of 100% recycled cotton.
With it being really hot, many of us want to keep cool but still keep our hands busy the way we did last winter. We now have a whole new summer range of different yarns that is perfect to knit/ crochet with.
Summer breeze is cool and thin, we use a 3mm crochet hook. It has a wide selection of colours that could suite you. It would make pretty summer crochet tops.
Raeesah is 100% pure cotton. Its a new different texture compared to the 2016 Raeesah. It works as a dk, using a 4mm crochet hook. You can make lovely blankets, crochet tops, knitted beanies and many more. The best part about the cotton is that its rather cool to use in summer and warm in winter.
Have you seen the coffee cotton. With it consisting of 60% cotton, 25% panfibre & 15 % coffee extract it is perfect to knit or crochet with, this summer. We have wide range of colours that could suite you.
Cupcake yarn is one of the most exciting yarns to come into the market this year. Everyone is going crazy for it, I am not surprised as cupcake is available in vibrant, variegated shades.
Each ball changes into 5 pretty shades. The yarn has very long runs of color before changing into the next color.
The recommended size of knitting needle or crochet hook is 4,5 mm. It is 100% acrylic. The price is R99.90 a ball
An exciting new range for this winter has finally started arriving.
The kismet yarns funky stripes have now doubled their range from last year with new pretty colors. Kismet yarns have also included lots of different variegated wool’s. We now have the Layyah in stock, it is soft & it would make a gorgeous warm jersey.
Mega chunky wool is in, you can use it to arm knit scarfs or make thick snuggly warm blankets. We now have a new range of Elle biggy & Charity mega chunky.
Keep an eye on our website to view what is new and in for this winter.
Thanks to Mertle van Moorste for dropping off this beautiful Emerald green Blanket For the 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela day organisation.
This organisation is trying to knit/crochet 1764 blankets according to a pattern that makes up a portrait of Nelson Mandela by April 23rd. Each Blanket meausures 160 x 160cm that makes up the portrait of Nelson Mandela.
They aim to display this blanket next year and will than be arranged to be distributed to communities in need before winter.
We collect these blankets and hand it to the 67 blankets for Nelson Mandela day organisation.
Our customer Wilma came in today with this beautiful 3D crocheted pillowcase. She used Lollipop sparkle aran and the Elle pullskein.
We have a wide variety of knitting looms now in stock. You can make alot of different things with them and its easy to use. Have a look on our site under accessories to view them.
It is used to keep knitting or crochet blocks in place & stretches them to the same size.
It is a square block with three adjustable sizes & the length of the pins are 15cm.
small 11cm x 11cm
medium 16cm x 16cm
large 21cm x 21cm
The cost is R200,should you require one drop us an email.
Crochet know how is a guide to the basic techniques And stitches of crocheting, and also offers additional information on how to care for crochet products.
This book is not only the ideal starting point for those who would like to learn to crochet, but also discusses interesting stitches & could become a handy resource for experienced crafters.