Old Maiden Aunt Yarns

Studio 30. Ritchie Street. West Kilbride. KA23 9AL. Scotland. info@oldmaidenaunt.com

Monthly Archives: January 2009

too popular?

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i’m a little stressed, and it’s all ysolda‘s fault. would you just look at this? it’s “ishbel”, an amazing new shawl created by the extremely talented ysolda teague, who’s chosen to use one of my handpainted yarns for this design. & since her designs are absolutely gorgeous, & since she’s got quite a big fan […]

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yikes!

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where has january gone??? i’ve been crazy busy with work stuff, which is fantastic (although not so good for blogging!) – lots of you have been taking me up on my january sale challenge to clear out as much of my old stock as possible, and i’ve been dyeing like mad to create some lovely […]

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january sale!!!

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just wanted to let you know that i’m having a sale over at the old maiden aunt shop – all handpainted yarns are 20% off!!! the sink in my new studio was finally installed over the holidays, and i’ll be getting back into some serious dyeing starting this week (yay!). but in order to make […]

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in retrospect

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as you may have noticed, 2008 was the year of the sweater. i’d set myself the challenge of knitting one sweater each month, and for the most part, i managed to stick to the challenge (apart from taking some time off over the summer). so what did i manage to achieve?there were a few roaring […]

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