Three Bears Yarn Review; Grey Black Marl Cotton DK Trial Yarn

I recently had the chance to try some new trial yarn from Three Bears Yarn and I was really excited about this one, as it was Marl Cotton and this kind of yarn is not easy to find especially in the UK. So I couldn’t wait to use it and see what it was like 🙂 and when I saw it I just knew this would be a perfect yarn to make something for my husband!

Three Bears Yarn Marl Cotton DK, Grey/Black.

Three Bears Yarn Marl Cotton DK, Grey/Black.

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What happened in May? Part 3

This post is part of 3, if you haven’t already seen part 1 and 2 then please see these first.

Amazingly I was also able to fit in a few other projects as well as these, so as you can see May really was a very busy month for me. Thankfully my health improving nearer the end of May really helped and it was nice to go from crocheting through horrific pain to being able to do it and feeling more like myself, as it meant I could enjoy it more :-). Continue reading

Testing Hand Dyed Yarn by Young Yarns and My Country Appeal Beanie Hat

About a month ago a lovely lady called Heather at Young Yarns asked if I would like to test some yarn that she had recently dyed, that I had admired on Instagram. The yarn was beautiful, a mix of colours that I love and when I saw it I was instantly in love. Even better, it was cotton so it was suitable for me 🙂 as believe it or not it’s not that common to see hand dyed cotton yarn, you see far more animal fibre bases than cotton although you are starting to see it around more now.

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