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All a bit quiet, but still here! (plus shop update news)

Oooh, it’s been rather a long time since the last post! It’s all been a bit busy here as Fleece Cottage has become something of a building site over the last 3 months. Our cosy cottage is expanding to become … Continue reading

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Shop Update: March Flowers

Where does the time go? Time for another shop update – Wednesday 19th March at 7pm GMT (slightly earlier than the usual 8pm slot!). This month’s skeins are themed around March flowers – an injection of colour after the cool … Continue reading

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Shop update day: February Skies and Valentine’s Day

This week’s shop update (Thursday 13th Feb, 8pm GMT) is a game of two halves. The majority of the newly dyed yarn is themed around “February Skies”, a range of hazy greys, blues and purples. The colours represent the subtle … Continue reading

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Gossamer threads

I can’t say that I’ve ever been intimidated by yarn before, but this one certainly is pretty scary… This is Phoenix by The Gossamer Web, a lovely Etsy shop that sells beautiful hand dyed ultra-thin lace yarns. To show you … Continue reading

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Fleece Cottage Yarns Finished Projects: Hang-head bluebell shawl

I just had to show you this exquisite Estonian lace shawl that Dagmara of DagnyKnits has made in Fleece Cottage Yarns Merino/Silk Lace. –> The colourway is ‘Hang-head bluebell’ and I think the subtle colour really complements the intricate design. … Continue reading

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Update day coming soon: Ready, steady…

It’s nearly update day for the Fleece Cottage Yarns Etsy shop! Lots of silk laceweights (mulberry and Tussah) are currently being wound and will be landing on the shelves at 8pm on Wednesday 29th January (UK time). But first, a … Continue reading

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New toy

We’re gonna need a bigger boat dyepot… Say hello to my new toy! The yarn has been flying off the virtual shelves in the shop, so we’re scaling things up! At the moment I’ve been rather limited in the number … Continue reading

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