The sweet smell of Petrichor… a new avocado dyed speckle!

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I’ve dyed a new special speckle for us! Petrichor is on a naturally dyed avocado pink base in BEYUL Singles. I’ve layered it with deepest indigo, leafy green and hits of bright violet speckles. This fingering weight  Baby Yak, Silk and ethically sourced superwash Merino is super soft, light and delicious! Sold in huge 120 g = 480 meters • 522 yards skeins, it is made from one ply …

Out of the Shadow(s) and into fluffy light(ness)! 😋

LInda Lencovic HYTHE, Kettle Yarn Co.

I’ve finished my glorious Magnolia from Laine Magazine – ISSUE 3 and it is truly lucious! I’ve been wearing every chance I get since it came off the blocking matt last week. It feels so amazing on! I’ll admit I was a little worried about the Mohair fluffs getting in the eyes, as that is something I loathe about fluffy sweaters, …

Baskerville Dark Speckle is back with Medina Shawl!

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I’ve got a new shawl for you this week, designed for Knitting Magazine‘s incredible new issue celebrating hand-dyed yarns! Medina is inspired by sun bleached landscapes and the scents of ripe figs in a warm breeze. Simple garter lets you showcase extra special skeins of speckled yarn with a little Mediterranean flair. A simple triangle shawl, this is perfect for beginner knitters or as …

Update Time – Get Light(ly) Squirrelly!

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I’ve got a proper shop update for all of you this week! I’ve been working hard at the dye pots to restock Islington fingering weight. Back in from left – L’heure Bleue, Chambray, Ochre, Copper and Squirrelly. Back in stock this week  in Islington DK, for some ethereal summer knits, is Light Squirrelly, shown in the header. I came across Minna’s gorgeous test knit for Clare Mountain’s new …

Sale Yarn and Nutkin in Laine Released!

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Laine Magazine – ISSUE 5 is released today and I am super excited to show you more details of Clare Mountain’s elegant Nutkin jumper in luminous Islington DK – SW Bluefaced Leicester / Silk! Clare chose classic Squirrelly, a handdyed warm taupe, but there are plenty of hues to pick from. Warm hues shown here, starting from the first red, Red …

FLASH SALE on project bags and introducing TENDER by Melody Hoffman!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co., original designs, RAMBLE

This week I’m so happy to introduce the perfect light, airy layer for this changeable season! Tender by Melody Hoffman is a beautifully simple shawl designed in small-batch British Ramble to be a relaxing knit of garter stitch & chevrons. Melody made the most of Ramble’s airy construction with texture sections worked into beautiful chevrons, gently broken with simple rows of garter …

All about Lilac – New Quartz & Thistle

LInda Lencovic HYTHE, Kettle Yarn Co.

There is a new shade in  Kid Mohair / Silk Hythe lace this week, a gentle purple/pink I’ve named Quartz. This hue is in between pink and purple and works beautifully with both colours, as well as Hythe Cormorant grey. I’ve dyed this colour to match a hue in a new single breed yarn I will be releasing soon, Northiam, an incredibly soft non-superwash British …

BEYUL – O – RAMA!

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A little spotlight on Beyul fingering this week as it is perfect for some spring/summer knit planning. BEYUL – Baby Yak • Silk • ethically sourced superwash Merino 100g = 366 meters • 400 yards Colourway – Monk’s Robe – rich mulled-wine red There are currently 18 hues of this gorgeous blend in stock! Beyul fingering from above left: Bronze, Fleur, …

Introducing New Kid Mohair / Silk – Hythe

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Introducing some fabulous new Kid Mohair / Silk lace this week! The softest kid mohair you’ll ever feel, Hythe is spun with shimmering silk, then brushed to a form a nebulous cloud. I’ve started with grey, of course 😊 50 grams = 420 m • 459 yds Colourway: Cormorant – slightly cool grey. This hue goes beautifully with all the fingering …

New in shop: Onyx and Atlantis Pouch

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Leading up to the next big UK show of the year – Edinburgh Yarn Festival! This show is an enormous landmark of the knitting year and I’m really looking forward to it. I’m slowly adding a few more hues to the Beyul family for Edinburgh. There is a new black I’ve named Onyx. A warmer black than both Voodoo and Black …

New Shawl and New Ramble: Atlantic Avenue by Kirsten Kapur!

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I am so pleased to be able to introduce a new shawl from across the pond this week! Atlantic Avenue is worked in small batch British Ramble. Perfect for this hap-like shawl, Ramble melds the softest grades of traditional fibres into a delicately lightweight, springy yarn. Kirsten chose Nightshade and Meadowsweet with a contrast of zingy green Burdock for her gorgeous sample and included …

Giveaway time!

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I’ve got a skein of small batch Baskerville Dawn and a mini skein of Ramble Burdock up for grabs in this social media giveaway! To win: 1. Sign up to the Kettle Krew mailing list 2. Repost this image with tag #kettleyarnwin on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter 3. Tag 2 maker friends you KNOW would want to play (no spamming …

SHOP UPDATE: Hazel’s Stripes and new Islington Kelp

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I’m introducing Islington fingering Kelp in this week’s update – a deep emerald with glints of bottle green! This new hue is just in time for the release of Renée Callahan‘s gorgeous Hazel’s Stripes, another amazing design from her new RECOLLECTION.  Knit in Islington fingering, the finest British Bluefaced Leicester/ silk, it is a long, rectangular wrap which begins at one corner with …

⭐️Kettle Krew Exclusive Preview – Baskerville DARK Speckle⭐️

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More one of a kind speckle-y yarn this week! 💃🏾 I’ve dyed juicy gold, plum, chocolate and orange speckles on this glorious heathered charcoal, Gotland-rich base. The skeins are available first to my lovely Kettle Krew members – from 1 pm GMT Friday January 19th to 9 am Saturday. Then listing will go live to everyone! As there are only 35 skeins they might sell …

Exclusive Speckle gift kits

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I’ve created super-special, one of a kind speckle yarn gift kits for gifting ease if you are struggling to find something for a maker in your life. Based around these speckle Islington skeins with pinks, blues and a tiny dots of yellow, the kits come in two colourways. 1. Blue: Beyul Delft, Speckle, Baskerville Dawn – £72 2. Pink: Baskerville Avocado …

NEW Project Bags for Gifting!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

Perfect for gifting these thick, washed linen-like bags have a natural leather handle and golden embroidered dot, adding a touch of sophistication to your precious WIPs. With a coated cotton lining to keep your needles from poking through, these are all made with Oeko-tex certified providers for weaving, dyeing and printing. LARGE Perfect for light  jumpers or large shawls. Size: 23L x 28H …