Old Maiden Aunt Yarns

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

Monthly Archives: May 2015

the yarn factory

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i don’t know about you, but until i started doing this full time, i have to admit i had a bit of an idealised notion about the life of a yarn-dyer (or anyone who does “craft” as a job, probably!). as Karie discussed a couple of weeks ago, the rise of craft bloggers and spaces like […]

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introducing…

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…a new laceweight yarn for the Old Maiden Aunt shop!!! the new base is a 55% superwash bluefaced leicester & 45% silk, with 800 yards per 100 gram skein. although it’s technically a superwash yarn, i’d still recommend hand-washing, simply due to the fine & delicate nature of most knitted laceweight fabrics! the blend of […]

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