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GINGER'S HAND DYED

  • Masham Mayhem DK

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    Masham Mayhem DK

    £22.00

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    Ginger's Hand Dyed

    Masham Mayhem DK

    £22.00

    Ginger’s Hand Dyed Masham Mayhem DK is an incredibly lofty and bouncy double knitting weight wool. This yarn is 100% British, and oh so soft! Made from British fibre, spun in England, and dyed in Edinburgh; this yarn is truly a product of the U.K.

    Whether you are using the Masham Mayhem for colourwork, a cardigan, blanket, shawl or hat, this bouncy and cuddle-worthy yarn is sure to impress!

    Hand dyed in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    • 100grams/240metres/262yards
    • 75% British Bluefaced Leicester, 25% British Masham
    • Weight: Double Knitting
    • Recommended needles: 4.0mm
    • Care: Hand wash in tepid water and lay flat to dry. Some shades may bleed, so add a splash of vinegar to the bath when combining shades.
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  • Yakety-Yak 4ply

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    Yakety-Yak 4ply

    £23.50

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    Ginger's Hand Dyed

    Yakety-Yak 4ply

    £23.50

    Ginger’s Hand Dyed Yakety-Yak 4ply is a smooth and beautifully spun fingering weight yarn with sheen, softness, strength and drape. As this yarn is naturally a light grey brown, the palette available within this range of Ginger’s Hand Dyed is beautifully muted. The combination of merino, yak and silk makes beautiful cardigans, shawls, hats, and mitts.

    Hand dyed in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    • 100grams/366metres/400yards
    • 60% Superwash Merino, 20% Yak, 20% Silk
    • Weight: Fingering/4ply
    • Needles: 2.5mm – 4.0mm depending on desired gauge
    • Care: Hand wash in tepid water and lay flat to dry. Some shades may bleed, so add a splash of vinegar to the bath when combining shades.
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  • Masham Mayhem 4ply

    Ginger's Hand Dyed

    Masham Mayhem 4ply

    £22.00

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    Ginger's Hand Dyed

    Masham Mayhem 4ply

    £22.00

    Ginger’s Hand Dyed Masham Mayhem 4ply is an incredibly lofty and bouncy fingering weight wool. This yarn is 100% British, and oh so soft! Made from British fibre, spun in England, and dyed in Edinburgh; this yarn is truly a product of the U.K.

    Whether you are using the Masham Mayhem for colourwork, a cardigan, blanket, shawl or hat, this bouncy and cuddle-worthy yarn is sure to impress!

    Hand dyed in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    • 100grams/400metres/437yards
    • 75% British Bluefaced Leicester, 25% British Masham
    • Weight: Fingering/4ply
    • Needles: 2.5mm – 4.0mm depending on desired gauge
    • Care: Hand wash in tepid water and lay flat to dry. Some shades may bleed, so add a splash of vinegar to the bath when combining shades.
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  • SHEEPISH DK

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    SHEEPISH DK

    £18.50

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    Ginger's Hand Dyed

    SHEEPISH DK

    £18.50

    Ginger’s Hand Dyed Sheepish DK is a delicious double knit and oh so soft. Made from the fleece of British Bluefaced Leicester sheep, this yarn is 100% British. Made from British fibre, spun in England, and dyed in Edinburgh; this yarn is truly a product of the U.K.

    Whether you are using Sheepish DK for colourwork, a cardigan, blanket, shawl or hat, this yarn is sure to impress!

    Hand dyed in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    • 100grams/225metres/246yards
    • 100% British Bluefaced Leicester
    • Weight: Double Knitting
    • Recommended needles: 4.0mm
    • Tension: 22sts x 28rows = 10cm
    • Care: Hand wash in tepid water and lay flat to dry. Some shades may bleed, so add a splash of vinegar to the bath when combining shades.
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  • Splendor 4ply

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    Splendor 4ply

    £23.00

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    Ginger's Hand Dyed

    Splendor 4ply

    £23.00

    Ginger’s Hand Dyed Splendor 4ply is a super smooth and soft fingering weight yarn. This best-selling yarn is butter soft and shiny, which makes it great for shawls and light accessories. Splendor 4ply feels like pure luxury, and just begs to be worked up into a delicate sweater to show off its sheen and lustre.  

    Hand dyed in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    • 100grams/400metres/437yards
    • 50% Superwash Merino, 50% Silk
    • Weight: Fingering/4ply
    • Needles: 2.5mm – 4.0mm depending on desired gauge
    • Care: Hand wash in tepid water and lay flat to dry. Some shades may bleed, so add a splash of vinegar to the bath when combining shades.
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  • Thirstane Shawl Kit

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    Thirstane Shawl Kit

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    Thirstane Shawl Kit

    £54.00

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    The days are brighter and longer, leaving memories of the cold dark winter in the distant past. The warmth of the sun seeps in through windows and beckons to you to grab that picnic basket and race off to the nearest park…

    Nothing beats knitting in the glorious sunshine and when that cool breezes blows in at the end of the day, the warmth of a light shawl wrapped around your shoulders rounds the day of beautifully.

    Thirstane is a simple eyelet shawl - gloriously easy to knit, perfect for knitting on the go or for those moments when you are engrossed in conversation with a dear friend but still want your needles clicking away in your hands.

    Worked from the tip to the edge, this gorgeous shawl showcases three beautiful shades of yarn.


    Yarn Included

    Neighbo(u)rhood Sheep Society: Volume Three Pattern Booklet

    Ginger’s Hand Dyed Masham Mayhem 4ply (fingering; 75% Bluefaced Leicester, 25% Masham, 400m / 437yd per 100g skein) 
    A: Band of Gold; 1 x 50g skein 
    B: Muddy Paws; 1 x 50g skein 
    C: Selkie; 1 x  100g skein 
    Approx yardage: A - 168m / 184yd; B - 176m / 193yd; C - 352m / 385yd.

    Materials Required (NOT Included)

    4mm / US 6 circular needle 80cm / 32in length (or 100cm / 40in length) 
    One lockable stitch marker 
    Tapestry needle 
    Blocking wires and pins

    Gauge

    Always use the needle size that enables you to match the specified gauge

    17 sts and 44 rows over 10cm / 4in of garter stitch worked flat and blocked, using 4mm / US 6 needles

    Size

    One size

    Finished size is approximately: 220cm / 86.5in wingspan (tip to tip) by 33cm /13in deep.

    This pattern was originally released in May 2018 for the Neighbo(u)rhood Sheep Society yarn club. It has been reworked in a more readily available yarn and re-released in July 2018.

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  • SHEEPISH ARAN

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    SHEEPISH ARAN

    £18.50

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    Ginger's Hand Dyed

    SHEEPISH ARAN

    £18.50

    Ginger’s Hand Dyed Sheepish Aran is a delicious Aran weight and oh so soft. Made from the fleece of British Bluefaced Leicester sheep, this yarn is 100% British. Made from British fibre, spun in England, and dyed in Edinburgh; this yarn is truly a product of the U.K.

    Whether you are using Sheepish DK for colourwork, a cardigan, blanket, shawl or hat, this yarn is sure to impress!

    Hand dyed in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    • 100grams/166metres/182yards
    • 100% British Bluefaced Leicester
    • Weight: Aran
    • Recommended needles: 5.0mm
    • Tension: 18sts x 24rows = 10cm
    • Care: Hand wash in tepid water and lay flat to dry. Some shades may bleed, so add a splash of vinegar to the bath when combining shades.
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  • Masham Mayhem Aran

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    Masham Mayhem Aran

    £22.00

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    Ginger's Hand Dyed

    Masham Mayhem Aran

    £22.00

    Ginger’s Hand Dyed Masham Mayhem Aran is an incredibly lofty and bouncy double knitting weight wool. This yarn is 100% British, and oh so soft! Made from British fibre, spun in England, and dyed in Edinburgh; this yarn is truly a product of the U.K.

    Whether you are using the Masham Mayhem for colourwork, a cardigan, blanket, shawl or hat, this bouncy and cuddle-worthy yarn is sure to impress!

    Hand dyed in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    • 100grams/160metres/175yards
    • 75% British Bluefaced Leicester, 25% British Masham
    • Weight: Aran
    • Recommended needles: 5.0mm
    • Care: Hand wash in tepid water and lay flat to dry. Some shades may bleed, so add a splash of vinegar to the bath when combining shades.
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  • SPLENDID LACE

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    SPLENDID LACE

    £24.00

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    GINGER'S HAND DYED

    SPLENDID LACE

    £28.00

    Ginger’s Hand Dyed Splendid Lace is a smooth 2-ply lace weight with a lovely shine and sheepiness. The drape and beautiful sheen of this yarn lends itself perfectly to shawls, scarves, lightweight vest tops and cardigans.

    Hand dyed in Edinburgh, Scotland.

      • 100grams/800metres/875yards
      • 55% British Bluefaced Leicester, 45% Silk
      • Weight: Lace/2ply
      • Needles: 2.0mm – 4.0mm depending on desired gauge
      • Care: Hand wash in tepid water and lay flat to dry. Some shades may bleed, so add a splash of vinegar to the bath when combining shades.
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  • Peppermint Candy Vintage Winter Jumper Kit

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    Peppermint Candy Vintage Winter Jumper Kit

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    Peppermint Candy Vintage Winter Jumper Kit

    £122.00

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    For years I have dreamed of my ultimate Christmas jumper and never found a suitable pattern. When I was given the opportunity to enter the hand knit Christmas jumper contest on Kirstie’s Handmade Christmas in 2017, I began designing and knitting furiously.

    This jumper has a more vintage fit with its cropped body, stripes and colourwork add a bit of whimsy and fun. As the jumper is worked in Aran weight, it also a relatively quick knit. This jumper is knit in the round from the bottom up. Sleeves are knitted first and set aside, then the body. The sleeves are then joined to the body and the yoke is worked in the round to completion. This listing includes the yarn required for my latest peppermint candy inspired version.

    The PDF pattern that will be emailed to you. Or if you would like the pattern added to your Ravelry library, please provide your Ravelry Username in the 'order notes.'

    Materials Required :: Yarn Included for Your Chosen Size

    MC (Main body): Ginger’s Hand Dyed Sheepish Aran ‘Trixie Mattel’ (Aran weight; 100% British Bluefaced Leicester; 166metres / 182yards per 100gram skein) x 4 (4, 4, 4, 5, 5) skeins

    CC1 (Ribbing, Stripes and Bobbles): Ginger’s Hand Dyed Masham Mayhem Aran Ladies Night’ (Aran weight; 75% British Bluefaced Leicester 25% British Masham; 160metres / 175yards per 100gram skein) x 1 (1, 1, 1, 1, 1) skeins

    CC2 (Yoke background): West Yorkshire Spinners 100% Bluefaced Leicester Aran ‘Ecru’ (Aran weight; 100% British Bluefaced Leicester; 166metres / 182yards per 100gram skein) x 1 (1, 1, 1, 1, 1) skein

    CC3 (Trees): Ginger’s Hand Dyed Sheepish Aran ‘Oregon’ (Aran weight; 100% British Bluefaced Leicester; 166metres / 182yards per 100gram skein) x 1 (1, 1, 1, 1, 1) skeins

    4.5mm circular / US 7 circular needle 60cm / 24in (80cm / 32in) in length

    4.5mmm circular / US 7 circular needle 80cm / 32in in length for magic loop or DPNs

    4 stitch markers (different colour markers will help to keep track of decreases)

    Tapestry needle

    Waste yarn (smooth cotton recommended)

     

    Gauge

    18 sts and 27 rnds over 10cm / 4in of stocking stitch worked in the rnd and blocked, using 4.5mm / US 7 needles

    19 sts and 27 rnds over 10cm / 4in of 1x1 colourwork ribbing worked in the rnd and blocked, using 4.5mm / US 7 needles

     

    Sizes

    Sizes 1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6) This sweater has been designed to fit with between 2.5-5cm (1-2in) negative ease. The sample is shown in Size 2 on a model with a 89cm (35in) bust. The sweater can be worn with zero ease or a little positive ease for a more casual or boxy look.

    Following are the finished bust measurements 

    Size 1: 31inches 
    Size 2: 33.25inches 
    Size 3: 36inches 
    Size 4: 38.25inches 
    Size 5: 40 inches 
    Size 6: 42.25inches

     

     

    Please refer to the schematic for full measurement details so you can choose the best size for you.

     

     

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  • Sheepish Sock

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    Sheepish Sock

    £16.50

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    Ginger's Hand Dyed

    Sheepish Sock

    £18.50

    Ginger’s Hand Dyed Sheepish Sock is a squishable and sturdy fingering weight yarn. This yarn has been spun into a beautiful high twist, which makes it very round, durable, and a pleasure to work with. This is the ultimate sock yarn, and will wear very well! But not only does this wool make beautiful socks, it is also well suited to sweaters, kids garments, shawls, mitts, hats and things for the home.

    Hand dyed in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    • 100grams/365metre/400yards
    • 80% Superwash British Bluefaced Leicester, 20% Nylon
    • Weight: Fingering/4ply
    • Needles: 2.5mm – 4.0mm depending on desired gauge.
    • Care: This yarn is machine washable on cool. Although I always recommend that you hand wash hand dyed yarns. Some shades may bleed, so add a splash of vinegar to the bath. Lay flat to dry, do not tumble dry.
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  • Winter Starlight Wrap Kit

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    Winter Starlight Wrap Kit

    £80.00

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    Ginger Twist Studio

    Winter Starlight Wrap Kit

    £80.00

    Winter Starlight Wrap kit by Janina Kallio uses 4 skeins of Ginger's Hand Dyed Sheepish Aran in 'Melon Balls on Fire.' This delicious Orange turns out so vibrant on the wool composed of 100% British Bluefaced Leicester. And the lace pattern is relatively easy with just a bit of interest, suitable for an advanced beginner upwards. 

    The pattern will be emailed as a PDF. If you would like this added to your Ravelry library, you must include your Ravelry username in the order notes when you purchase. 

    Your yarn will be posted to you in an adorable Ginger Twist Studio tote bag. 

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