I can’t quite believe it’s the middle of August already! This year has been so strange, yet seems to have sped by. You may have already seen, but I’m excited to say that from today Bluebell Yarns is now my full time job! I’ve just returned from a week off so I thought now would be a good time to do a round up of everything you can find in the shop at the moment. Sale! As there are now… Read More »August Update
You can now order your Hand Dyed British Yarn Advent Calendar & Non-Christmas Alternatives here! This year’s options: Falkland Corriedale 4ply/Fingering This yarn has been spun with socks in mind. Its high twist and non-superwash, meaning it is durable enough for socks, while also being great for other projects. It has 400m per 100g. Available as: 25 x 10g mini-skeins (£65) 25 x 20g mini-skeins (£95) 12 x 20g mini-skeins (£62) 12 x 50g skeins (£120) 12 x 100g skeins… Read More »British Yarn Advent Calendars & Non-Christmas Alternative Yarn Boxes are available now!
I’m excited to announce that you can now sign-up to be guaranteed the chance to order a British Yarn Advent Calendar or a non-Christmas alternative. I’m doing this so everyone who’s interested can officially register to make sure an Advent Calendar or alternative is available for them without having to worry about them going out of stock. All you have to do is fill in the form on this page and I will make sure there’s one available for you… Read More »British Yarn Advent Calendar & Non-Christmas Alternative Available Now
The Bluebell Yarns Hand Dyed British Advent Calendars are now available here! There is a choice of three different yarns – BFL 4ply, BFL DK or no-nylon sock. I have also done something a little different this year with the packaging. You can choose from three different options: Advent Calendar: Each mini-skein will be individually wrapped, and everything will have a Christmas theme Mini-skein Mystery Bag: All the mini-skeins will be in a project bag, so you can pull a… Read More »Yarn Advent Calendars
My Hand Dyed British Yarn Advent Calendars are available to pre-order in my Etsy shop now! These calendars are designed so you get to open a skein a day from 1st-25th December. Also included will be small Christmas and Yarn related treats. The yarn bases available are: Sock (50% British Mohair, 25% Falkland Corriedale, 25% South American Corriedale) 4ply (75% British BFL, 25% British Masham) DK (75% British BFL, 25% British Masham) You can choose from receiving 25 10g skeins… Read More »Advent Calendars Available Now!
The funny thing about being an indie dyer is that you have to think about things far ahead of when you want to. Currently, this means Christmas. Due to the success of my Yarn Advent Calendars last year, and the fact that there’s a rather major event happening for me in September, this year I’m starting early. I’ve spoken to the mill and they’ve agreed to wind the mini skeins for me which will save me so much time.… Read More »Thinking about Yarn Advent Calendars
This is just a quick update to say that on the 1st September I will be having a massive sale on all current yarns in my shop. This is to make space for some new yarns coming in October. I will also be opening a competition, which I’ll post more about on the day. In the middle of September, I will be opening orders for my popular yarn advent calendar. It will be a little different this year, in that there… Read More »Coming soon
You can buy the following product here at Etsy for £36. Every December we open our advent calendars, just to find the same small chocolate in the same shapes as we see every year. How about something different? How about opening a new knitting or crochet related treat every day? Without ruining the surprise, this advent calendar contains: 10 individually wrapped miniskeins (10g) of hand dyed 4ply British yarn 1 larger skein (50g) of hand dyed 4ply British yarn to open… Read More »British Wool Hand Dyed Advent Calendar