Catching up with the ‘gram

LInda Lencovic BEYUL, ISLINGTON DK, Kettle Yarn Co.

As some of you might have guessed I am struggling to find time for everything which is why the blog has lagged the last few months. Like a lot of small business owners I’ve been mostly using Instagram to post content as it is quick and allows me to cross-post to several platforms with the click of one button, maximising …

Like a Siren Call

LInda Lencovic BEYUL, ISLINGTON - British BFL/Silk, ISLINGTON DK, Kettle Yarn Co., shop update, WESTMINSTER - Baby Camel/Silk

Shop update today and this summer update brings more new juicy colour your way! As Fibre East is quickly approaching at the end of July I’ve been dyeing up a storm in preparation, developing new hues and restocking old favs. Above is a smattering of what is available and now in shop. Juicy Persimmon in lighter fingering weight is now also in the shop! …

Introducing Lakelet … in Beyul fingering!

LInda Lencovic BEYUL, ISLINGTON DK, Kettle Yarn Co., original designs

I’d like to introduce you to a lovely new shawl, Lakelet, in Beyul fingering released by my talented pal Renée Callahan last week. Lakelet begins at the corner with just a few stitches, and grows across the width until you reach a lace edging, which is worked with a small amount of contrasting yarn. Shown here is Steppe yellow and natural Yurt, Lakelet is a simple knit, perfect for …

Shop update today!

LInda Lencovic ISLINGTON DK, Kettle Yarn Co., WESTMINSTER - Baby Camel/Silk

Back from an amazing time at Unravel and have some new things to share with you. Today’s shop update has some restocked and fun new colours of Westminster – the softest baby Camel/ silk. from top left: Ginger, Bloom, Iris, Rhubarb, Gold Rush, Purple Martin, Tidepool Here are the new shimmering WESTMINSTER hues from top:  Tidepool, Bloom, Iris, As my new blend Baskerville is sold out at the moment and …

Unravel at Farnham Maltings!

LInda Lencovic Baskerville, BEYUL, HEATH - 100% Ethical Merino, ISLINGTON - British BFL/Silk, ISLINGTON DK, Kettle Yarn Co., shows, TWIST- 100% British BFL fingering, WALTHAM - 100% British BFL, WESTMINSTER - Baby Camel/Silk

The first show of the season is upon us and I am loading up the van today with many goodies for any of you that can make it to Farnham this weekend for the fun! I am lucky enough to be located in the beautiful Tannery again this year, directly up the stairs from the entrance to Farnham Maltings to …

First shop update of 2016 TOMORROW!

LInda Lencovic BEYUL, HEATH - 100% Ethical Merino, ISLINGTON - British BFL/Silk, ISLINGTON DK, Kettle Yarn Co., shop update, TWIST- 100% British BFL fingering, WALTHAM - 100% British BFL

Happy new year all! Preview today of the first update of the year tomorrow – mouse over images to see details: Find them in shop at 9am GMT tomorrow! Also, I’ve been flat out since getting back on the work wagon Monday and haven’t yet had a chance to do the #TwelveDaysOfKNITmas draw, so extending the contest to next Monday to …

Partying with the Poms!

LInda Lencovic ISLINGTON DK, Kettle Yarn Co.

Last Friday’s annual Pom Pom Quarterly was an utter blast! I had so much fun playing with those of you who made it and wrote a bit about it for lovely Lisa at Indifbr this week, so head over to her blog to see what I have to say and get a feel for the joyous blur that was my evening! I …

Quick holiday knit suggestions

LInda Lencovic BEYUL, gifts for knitters, ISLINGTON - British BFL/Silk, ISLINGTON DK, WESTMINSTER - Baby Camel/Silk

Starting to feel the gifting pressure on this end and hope all of you out there are feeling much more relaxed than I am about the impending holidays! If you are still looking for some quick knits for gifting here are a few simple suggestions. The Seaward hat below in Padparadscha takes only one skein and can be knit in a couple quick evenings. I …

New STUFF!

LInda Lencovic gifts for knitters, ISLINGTON DK, Kettle Yarn Co., TWIST- 100% British BFL fingering

I’ve been doing a bit more shawl knitting this week and blocked my new Angel in the Making Shawl the other day (kit in shop). It is enormous and dramatic! I need to take some better shots, but here is a shot of it blocking. HUGE. I love it. Some restocking in the shop this week – Beyul yak/silk/merino in …