Journey to Beyul

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

Introducing a new jumper in Beyuk DK named…BEYUL! Designed by Polish designer Justyna Lorkowska, aka @letesknits, this gorgeous sweater is a boxy, top down beauty of a knit. This this beautiful top down jumper has simple ribbing at the neck and stockinette with a lovely simple lace and ribbing detail on the body. Isn’t it glorious? I loved the detail of the …

SPECTATOR by Francesca Hughes

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

Happy new year! I am starting off the year with a cracking design by British designer Francesca Hughes. Spectator is the perfect garment for layering year round! A boxy, top down raglan in small-batch DK Baskerville and Northiam, it is perfect to wear with jeans, a skirt or thrown over a dress or dungarees. Bold colour blocks give the jumper a sporty feel, …

Holiday Project Time!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

If you are anything like me, you are doing some making project planning over the holidays. To help you along I have some more DK goodness for you this week! New deep green, almost black Nori is now available in thicker DK weight and there is a new peachy pink in town this week as well. Islington DK Pirouette is a flattering …

Viewpoint

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

When Dani Sunshine published her new design, Viewpoint, a few weeks ago my queue plans flew out the window. I knew I needed to cast it on in Islington Nori and Siren Call  to wear for xmas.   This elegant A-line sweater is knit in the round from the top down. The modified raglan yoke is worked in two colours. A simple lace pattern …

Ringing in the season with TWO new Baskerville DK colours

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

New in shop this week is Baskerville Dark DK Nebulous. BASKERVILLE DKBritish Gotland / Exmoor Blueface / SilkDK weight yarn100 g = approx. 233 m/ 255 yds With its inversion of the light and dark fibres in the original Baskerville, this gorgeous blend is a darker, denser version of this beloved blend with the same subtle silk glimmer. Slightly more rustic …

Knitting & Crochet Xmas Gift Guide

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

December is just around the corner and here is my annual Kettle gift roundup to help you find the perfect gift for the makers in your life! 😘 Stocking Stuffers Enamel pins, knitting coasters, project bags and 50g skeins of Northiam DK … Pop any of these in a stocking for an extra squee of joy! Shop accessories… Attitude Cowl Kits Gift someone special …

Poet-ic Decisions

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

What an AMAZING Poet Josiane has knit in Islington fingering, Blighty! From Laine Magazine, Issue 6 this has been on my radar for months. I’d been picturing this in Baskerville or Ramble, wooly like the original sample. Above  are three shades in Baskerville Exmoor Blueface, British Gotland and Silk I was considering.  For the Ramble, my small-batch British-reared Romney / …

NEW DESIGN: Rosebay Hat

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

Introducing my new hat design today – Rosebay! Light and airy, this hat packs a lot of heat in its fluffy fibres and was designed in Northiam fingering in Thistle and Hythe lace in Quartz held together to make a gorgeously lofty DK fabric that traps air for insulation. This is a quick knit that would make a stunning gift …

At little Nori and Persimmon

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

BACK IN STOCK New Islington Nori, Siren Call, Persimmon and Hythe Satsuma are all back in the shop this week. Shown above with the Peacock Cherry on Top bag and one of the very last Beetle pins. These are the last of the shawl pins as my supplier will be unable to get them anymore, and there are only a few …

Best of Kettle Club – yarn subscriptions

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

Get a special delivery of my best selling blends exclusively dyed  just for you every 3 months for a year!  Choose yarn only or add an enamel pin to your subscription. A true gift that keeps on giving, payment and shipping months will be December, March, June, September. ONE SKEINa skein of the exclusive dyed yarn£24 every three months + shipping➕ADD …

Dreaming of Brioche on the Beach

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

I’ve wanted to cast  Brioche on the Beach on since it first came out in July.  Renée’s designed a generous warm wrap that will be perfect for winter as well as throughout the year. I’ve been trying to decide on the perfect colour combination  for months and have finally settled on Beyul Singles Villanelle and Islington Blighty. I think this …

Nori at Midnight

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

Happy Samhain!  To celebrate moving into the darker season I’ve created two mysteriously deep hues. Islington, SW Bluefaced Leicester Silk, Nori is a deep, deep green that is almost black. Like the dried seaweed wrap that contains delicious parcels of sushi goodness, this hue shimmers with nuances of greens, browns blues and blacks. Cradling the Nori skein above is a warm bed of Baskerville Dark, Gotland/ …

Slow Fashion October -What’s in your closet?

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

My latest me-made outfit! My recently finished Magnolia sweater knit in Northiam and Hythe yarns with @theassemblyline’s new Apron Dress pattern in @raystitch’s gorgeous Crossweave Linen in Fig. I wanted to support other local makers and businesses with this combo! I’ve been following along with Karen Templer’s great Slow Fashion October again this year and am trying to take part …

Sheer poetry with Villanelle… a warm avocado dyed speckle!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

A new autumn speckle is in shop this week! Villanelle is painted on a naturally dyed avocado base in Beyul Singles. The warmth of the avocado is layered with juicy autumnal reds, purple and a hint of aqua for a cheerful skein to brighten up any project. Beyul Singles is a fingering weight  Baby Yak, Silk and ethically sourced superwash Merino is super soft, light and delicious! Paired with Beyul Singles …

Iara Variations and new Sketchbook

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

I introduced the Iara Shawl, A new spectacular shawl by @eastlondonknit a few weeks ago and thought I’d share my sample in new Northiam, non-superwash Bluefaced Leicester fingering with you! I’ve knit mine in a combination of, from top, Rosehip, Amber, Thistle, Swift and Caspian. Every time I look at the colours together it just makes me smile. I wanted …

Get some Attitude (kits)

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

YARN    |    BOOKS    |    PROJECT BAGS    |    SHAWL PINS   |    SALE Introducing the aptly named Attitude cowl by Julie Debruex, otherwise known as designer extraordinaire Julie Knits in Paris!  Some of you saw this beauty of a cowl at Knit With Attitude last month and got a chance to try it on in all …

NEW Iara Shawl and New Baskerville Colours

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

Introducing a new spectacular design for Kettle Yarn Co. by @eastlondonknit – the Iara Shawl!  Designed in small-batch British breed yarn, Baskerville is spun from the softest Exmoor Blueface, Gotland and silk by yarn magician @jarbontextiles in Devon. A subtly modern take on traditional rustic yarn, Baskerville is slightly toothy but soft enough for next to skin wear.  Renée used colours Dusk and Dawn …

NEW Northiam DK!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co., NORTHIAM, patterns, TWIST- 100% British BFL fingering

YARN    |    BOOKS    |    PROJECT BAGS    |    SHAWL PINS   |    SALE  Its time for Northiam DK – my new small-batch, non-superwash British Bluefaced Leicester in thicker DK weight!  NorthiamBritish Bluefaced LeicesterDK 50 grams = 117 m • 127 yds Just in time for all your autumn projects, this delicious non-superwash yarn is a perfect yarn for …

Superpower Pins – Pop Up at Knit with Attitude with Julie Knits in Paris!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

I’ve finally gotten a chance to make some enamel pins and the first have arrived! Personalise your project bags, jackets, knapsack, or notions pouch with this limited edition, premium hard enamel pin designed by me. Kettle Yarn Co. Superpower Enamel PinYou’re a talented maker fighting evil project by project!27mm widePolished premium hard enamel pin in black nickelSecure rubber pin backing£10 …