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Heading to Stitches West

Heading to Stitches West

We are travelling to San Jose, California, this morning for the wonder that is Stitches West. The ‘we’ in this context is me and my swatch; Flo is staying back

Meet the Founder

Meet the Founder

It has been a while since we did some ‘personnel’ profiles here at Fig Tree so here is one for starters to welcome all our new patrons and followers! This

The Farmer’s Daughter Fibers: Our UK Exclusive

The Farmer’s Daughter Fibers: Our UK Exclusive

It’s new, it’s here and it’s exclusive to us in the UK and Europe… it’s The Farmer’s Daughter Fibers! Adapted from a previous newsletter – subscribe to our newsletter here.

Slow Knitting

Slow Knitting

It has been hot this summer. Very hot. My knitting has slowed down to a snail’s pace and I have been enjoying the slow pace and I’m really enjoying it. 

Small Shops, Big Shopping

Small Shops, Big Shopping

So Fig Tree Yarns is only open on Fridays. Jersey is a very small place and not everyone knits – strange, I know, but there it is. Nearly all our

Everything You Need to Know About Camel Wool

Everything You Need to Know About Camel Wool

Camel Wool – What is it? What does it feel like? What can you knit with it? This fibre is not half as well known as it ought to be!

Edinburgh Yarn Festival 2019 – What We’re Bringing!

Edinburgh Yarn Festival 2019 – What We’re Bringing!

With the final countdown to Edinburgh Yarn Festival reaching its last couple of days, (Thursday 21st March – Sunday 24th March), we thought we’d provide the full list of yarns

New Year Baby Hat Knit with Swans Island & Anzula

New Year Baby Hat Knit with Swans Island & Anzula

Why I don’t make resolutions at New Year I guess it is one of the advantages of being older but New Year resolutions just don’t work for me and never

Minni by Lene Alve – baby cardigan in Shalimar Breathless

Minni by Lene Alve – baby cardigan in Shalimar Breathless Knitting the Smallest Size A new granddaughter is on the way and I am knitting her a Minni. Despite the

Knitting on Holiday – a Jersey knitter in Guyana

Knitting on Holiday – a Jersey knitter in Guyana

Knitting on Holiday – a Jersey knitter in Guyana The Sensation of Only Having Eaten Half a Biscuit You know it’s out there. You feel deeply unsatisfied and slightly lost

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