Purls before Wine June 2018

heart   Do you love a sale? Our Debbie Bliss 1/2 price yarns have been going well so we've added a lot more, as well as some Rowan yarns appearing on June 2nd onwards. Help us make space for the new Autumn/Winter stock with our cost price bundles. You know it makes sense.   smiley  

purls before wine

colourway newsletter June 2018




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Book Review - Colourwork Knits             

Free Pattern - Child's Summer/cross-season Sweater

A Stitch in Time - Crafting Memories

Around the World 1 - Scandinavian Knitting

Tricks of the trade - A neat buttonhole

Put a Pin in it - boards to follow





                                                                    CASTING ON (EDITORIAL AND NEWS)

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                       The Return of


     click on the book cover for our review

                    Book Review 




         FREE PATTERN No 1                      A STITCH IN TIME                         

   Child's simple DK summer sweater               Personal crafting memories  

       click on picture for pattern and                 click on picture above for article

                   customising tips                               by Purls editor Maggie Tarason



            Scandinavian knitting and the Sara Lund effect


    Sophie Grabal presents Camilla Parker-Bowles with a cardigan based on 'that sweater'.

          click on the picture to find out more about Scandinavian knitting traditions and the Sara Lund effect.



        Tricks of the Trade                     Put a Pin in It

              A really neat buttonhole                            June's Pinterest board of the month







click on the picture for a smart easy buttonhole          click the picture for our June favourite board  

Resource List

          Online resources for yarn crafts and needlework

      click on the picture to access this month's list of useful web resources

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