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

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

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!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

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

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

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⭐️

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

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

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

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 …

Tons of favourites Restocked!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

There are plenty of yarns and bags restocked this week in time for holiday giving! Shown above in fingering, with links to restocked yarns: Beyul Rhubarb, Pink Panther,  NEW Beyul SINGLES Rhubarb , Blighty, Icicle, Beyul SINGLES Iceberg and  Beyul Serpentine. A colour I’ve only done once before, semi-solid Islington fingering Mustard is now back in as well! It is a canary yellow with darker semi-solid …

NEW Beyul SINGLES!

LInda Lencovic BEYUL, Kettle Yarn Co.

I’m introducing Beyul SINGLES this week! From Baby Yak • Silk • ethically sourced superwash Merino, this super soft, light fingering is made from one ply of fibre, which makes it delicate and best suited to light use items that will not see a lot of abrasion like shawls and hats. ✨The 100g skeins hold a huge 480 m / 522 …

New Mulberry Purple Baskerville!

LInda Lencovic Baskerville, Kettle Yarn Co., original designs, The Boardwalk Collection

I’ve added a new colour to Baskerville this week, a deep plum purple called Mulberry. This small batch blend of British Exmoor Blueface, Gotland and Silk is back in stock in the full range of blues and greys! I’ve been reimagining all the Baskerville Dawn to Dusk book designs in purple now. 😊 Look at Bristol Ivy’s Plym and Courteny Spainhower’s Bovey above …

Lighter Sangria and Restocked Goodness!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

From top left: Islington Macbeth, NEW Beyul Fleur, Islington Padparadscha, Beyul Rhubarb, Islington Sangria and Persimmon, Fox Crescent pouch, Penanular brooch 5 skeins Sangria in Islington British Bluefaced Leicester  fingering weight has been added to the shop this week. This dark, rich oxblood goes gorgeously with the other hues now in stock as a warm, deep autumnal hue. You can mix Sangria with Beyul, as I’ve shown in …

Shop Update: New hues in DK!

LInda Lencovic Aran, BEYUL, ISLINGTON DK, Kettle Yarn Co.

This week’s shop update is all about thicker, warmer yarns. I’ve got two new colours and some restocked hues in Islington DK and Beyul DK. The two blends can easily be used together as they are exactly the same thickness. First new huw is Islington DK in autumnal Sangria. Perfect with restocked  neutrals Nutkin and Squirrelly, this hue is – a rich oxblood. …

Take Two! Introducing Baskerville – dawn to dusk II

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

Baskerville – dawn to dusk II is the second collection of designs showcasing small- batch British breed Baskerville yarn. Featuring the unique blend in four knit designs by Renée Callahan, Bristol Ivy, Linda Lencovic and Karie Westermann, these designs show off Baskerville’s versatility through a range of simple techniques.This collection is available as a 24 page booklet printed on uncoated, FSC (from well managed forests or …

Avocado is Good For You: more naturally dyed Islington & Baskerville!

LInda Lencovic Baskerville, ISLINGTON - British BFL/Silk, Kettle Yarn Co.

I’ve naturally dyed 3 more special-edition batches of Baskerville and Islington with avocado! Stunning paired with grey or browns, this delicate blush hue is a perfect foil for the other madder-like reds I have this season and I’ve created a colour wheel above with the various hues I’ve got in stock to show you how wonderful they look next to each other. …

Get ready for the RAMBLE Knitalong!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

 Hawthorne, Heather, Gorse I’m considering starting a Ramble Knit Along for October! I think it would be super exciting to see all the projects you are making with my new small-batch, woolen spun Ramble all in one place, so figured starting a KAL for the new blend would be the thing to do! I’ve spent a lot of time over the …

Shop Update! Under the Sea

LInda Lencovic BEYUL, ISLINGTON - British BFL/Silk, Kettle Yarn Co., Project Bags, shop update

New Atlantis project bag, Doolittle Bear, Llamallamallama, Natural Hisotry, Ships Ahoy, Cabin I’m introducing a new design in the extra large project bags this week – new Atlantis! This lovely design features seadogs, cats and a merman bringing you a bottle of gin. What more could you ask for? Sturdy, triangle zipped bag with tassel and zip thick canvas cotton with silver vegan …

RAMBLE – INTRODUCING EXCLUSIVE NEW SMALL-BATCH BRITISH YARN!

LInda Lencovic Kettle Yarn Co.

RAMBLE Small-batch British-reared Romney / Shetland fingering weight yarn 100g = 437 yards (400 meters) From left above: Gorse, Heather, Hawthorne, Sloe, Nightshade, Meadowsweet, Burdock. Think Shetland haps, Fair Isle and Fisherman’s jumpers, or just deliciously toothsome garter; Ramble melds the softest grades of traditional fibres into a delicately lightweight, springy yarn. Drawing on a centuries-rich history of sheep rearing and …