Sylvan Tiger Yarn Has Arrived at Baa Baa Brighouse!

A selection of beautiful hand dyed British Bluefaced Leicester by Sylvan Tiger Yarn has arrived at Baa Baa Brighouse. As the very first stockist of this gorgeous home-grown Yorkshire yarn, we're very excited to show off the beautiful colourways Katie, owner, of Sylvan Tiger has come up with. From beautiful sea greens to luscious lavender, vibrant pinks to the golden shades of Autumn, we're sure you'll find a yarn you love. Katie said: “I use wool sourced from British suppliers and where possible from British sheep, processed and spun in Britain and natural dyes mostly in extract form which gives better repeatability of colourways and allows me to dye year-round. Every once in a while I’ll have ‘Limited Editions’ dyed with material I’ve carefully harvested myself from my garden or local environment. “My inspiration for colours and...

The Baa Baa Brighouse Shepherd Reward Scheme

Great news! At Baa Baa Brighouse we're always looking for innovative ways to improve your shopping experience. That's why we've introduced the brand new Baa Baa Brighouse Shepherd Reward Scheme. Every time you shop with us, you'll earn sheep. Watch your flock grow, and once you have 100 or more sheep, you can redeem them and save money on your next order! Follow the link to find our more and don't worry if you've shopped with us previously - your accounts have already been credited with the sheep you've earned so far. Why? Because at Baa Baa Brighouse we're really rather lovely like...

Flash Sale Ending Soon – Last Chance to Save!

This is your last chance to make some fantastic savings on some fabulous quality designer yarns. The Baa Baa Brighouse Flash Sale for World Wide Knit in Public Day will be ending at midnight tonight (Saturday June 21st). Shop with Baa Baa Brighouse and you can save on a range of selected yarns including luxurious hand dyed Bluefaced Leicester, baby alpaca and merino and silk blends from  Eden Cottage Yarns, Erika Knight Vintage Wool, Louisa Harding such as Amitola, Grace and Grace Harmonies and many Rowan yarns including Fine Art Aran, Kidsilk Haze and Truesilk. West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 Ply has also been reduced to just £5 a ball! Time to stock up that stash ready for all those projects you have planned over the coming months. We offer free delivery on all UK...

What We Did for World Wide Knit in Public Day

A big thank you to all who attended our World Wide Knit in Public Day event at Rastrick Library this morning! A fun time was had by all and £20 was raised in our woolly raffle for Forget Me Not Children's Hospice. Special thanks to all the staff and for all their support in making the day a success. We'll be back at Rastrick Library on July 5th, 10.30am - 12.30pm for our regular Baa Baa Brighouse Knit & Natter - everyone is welcome, so please come along and join in. We meet on the first and third Saturdays of every month. Really pleased to have been invited along to Clifton Knit & Natter on Wednesday as well to tell members all about Baa Baa...

Flash Sale for World Wide Knit in Public Day!

Love yarn? Love a bargain? Well you'll love this! We're having a Flash Sale to celebrate World Wide Knit in Public Day 2014 which is happening across the Globe all this week. Shop with Baa Baa Brighouse and you can save on a range of selected yarns including luxurious hand dyed Bluefaced Leicester, baby alpaca and merino and silk blends from  Eden Cottage Yarns, Erika Knight Vintage Wool, Louisa Harding such as Amitola, Grace and Grace Harmonies and many Rowan yarns including Fine Art Aran, Kidsilk Haze and Truesilk. West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 Ply has also been reduced to just £5 a ball! Time to stock up that stash ready for all those projects you have planned. Our sale ends at midnight on Saturday. And don't forget, if you're local to Brighouse, join us for World Wide Knit in Public Day on Saturday June 21st,...

Enter Our Vintage Knit Competition!

Have you entered our Vintage Knit Competition yet? Entries can be either for a knit or crochet design and the winner will have their pattern published exclusively with Baa Baa Brighouse. All entries must use yarn that is available at Baa Baa Brighouse – this could be either County Alpacas, Erika Knight, Herdy, Laura’s Loom, Louisa Harding, West Yorkshire Spinners or hand dyed yarn from Eden Cottage Yarns. We will soon be stocking Sylvan Tiger hand dyed yarn, so you could use this or any of the following Rowan yarns: British Sheep Breeds Chunky, Rowan Pure Wool Worsted, Rowan Fine Art Aran, Rowan Felted Tweed, Rowan Kidsilk Haze or Rowan Truesilk. Designs can be inspired from any era but must have a vintage quality to them. They can include garments or accessories and there is no limit to the amount of times you can enter – so if...

Join Baa Baa Brighouse for World Wide Knit in Public Day!

Exciting news! Baa Baa Brighouse will be hosting a World Wide Knit in Public Day event on Saturday June 21st. It will take place at Rastrick Library, Crowtrees Lane, Rastrick, Brighouse from 10.30am to 12.30pm. Tea, coffee and cake will be available and there will also be a woolly raffle in aid of Forget Me Not Children's Hospice with prizes from Baa Baa Brighouse. Bring your knitting or crochet project along or some yarn and knitting needles or a hook and join in the fun. Meet like minded people as they celebrate their craft with thousands of others across the world on the same day! Baa Baa Brighouse will also be launching its regular Knit and Natter Group which will meet at the same time and place on the first and third Saturdays of every month. World Wide Knit in Public Day began in 2005 as a way for knitters to come together and...

Download Your Free Rowan Mint Sweater Pattern

How pretty is this Mint sweater by Grace Melville? It was originally designed exclusively for the Rowan website. Knitted in Rowan Kidsilk Haze it is the perfect summer knit - classic with a very vintage feel. Download the free pattern here: Mint Sweater and order your yarn  - it takes between five and seven 25g balls depending on the size you choose. At Baa Baa Brighouse, customer service is paramount, we despatch the next working day, our products come carefully wrapped in tissue and satin ribbon just as if it were a gift and if you spend over £25, delivery is free to anywhere in the UK. Happy...

British Knitting Awards – Win Over £200 Worth of Knitting Goodies!

The nominations for the British Knitting Awards 2014 close today and simply by voting for Baa Baa Brighouse, you could win over £200 worth of knitting goodies! Simply click on the link and vote for your favourites to be entered into a prize draw and have a chance of winning an amazing stash of assorted yarn and accessories. How about voting for Baa Baa Brighouse in the online category as your favourite online shop, knitting blog or website. Every vote counts - we really appreciate your...

Baa Baa Brighouse in Let’s Knit Magazine

  Have you seen the July 2014 issue of Let's Knit Magazine yet? Baa Baa Brighouse is featured on the 'What's in Store' page as a brand new online knitting and yarn shop! Our Dolly Knitting Kits by Gift Horse Knit Kits have also proved popular since popping up in the magazine. We also stock a Little Robot Knit Kit that is perfect to make for a little boy as well as Scruff the Dog Knit Kits and a Bunny Mini Knit Kit starting at just £10. We're delighted to be working with Let's Knit Magazine on a special British yarn basket giveaway in a future issue. Watch this space for more...