Join Us for World Wide Knit in Public Day 2015

Knit in Public logoTomorrow (Saturday June 13th) marks the 10th anniversary of World Wide Knit in Public Day! It also coincides with the first anniversary of the launch of Baa Baa Brighouse and the setting up of our regular Knit and Natter Group which is held at Rastrick Library, Crowtrees Lane, Rastrick on the first and third Saturdays of every month. (more…)

Knit, Natter and Posh Nosh

We teamed up with Holdsworth House Hotel recently to host our first ever Crafternoon Tea event. Knitters came from the four corners of Yorkshire and beyond to join us at the beautiful Jacobean manor in Halifax and enjoy a delicious, traditional afternoon tea of sandwiches, scones and cakes whilst indulging in their craft. We were honoured to have been sought out and approached by the owner of Holdsworth House to help organise the event because of our affinity with Yorkshire and strong ethos of promoting quality Yorkshire yarns and British breeds. ...

We’re Ready for Wonderwool Wales 2015!

        Wonderwool Wales 2015 will be taking place next weekend (April 25th and 26th) and we're really looking forward to meeting all those coming along to the event. Here at Baa Baa Brighouse we're busily packing boxes and preparing our display which will include a wide selection of British sourced, spun and dyed yarns, pattern books from a range of British designers, beautifully crafted knitting needles and crochet hooks, exclusive Baa Baa Brighouse knit kits, one-of-a-kind hand knits and our very own stitch markers. ...

Join Baa Baa Brighouse for Crafternoon Tea!

How would you like to join Baa Baa Brighouse for a relaxing afternoon tea in the grounds of the beautiful Holdsworth House Hotel? We've teamed up with the wonderful staff at the Jacobean manor, situated on the outskirts of Halifax, to launch our very first Crafternoon Tea event. ...

Baa Baa Brighouse Joins Yarn Shop Day 2015!

  logo2 On May 2, 2015 the second annual Yarn Shop Day will take place in knitting and craft stores across the country and this year Baa Baa Brighouse is joining in. The event has been organised by leading publications Let's Knit and Let's Get Crafting in a bid to celebrate Britain's much-loved independent wool shops. (more…)

Get Set for the Rowan Crochet Along!

Excitement is mounting here at Baa Baa Brighouse for the eagerly anticipated Rowan Crochet-Along 2015. Shopping lists detailing everything you need to take part are due to be published on Monday March 2 with the first pattern being released on March 25. The crochet-along will use Rowan's Summerlite 4 Ply - a beautiful soft matt 100% cotton yarn, available in 12 different shades. There will be three colourway options to choose from and each colourway will use four shades each. ...

Free Changing Guards Pattern When You Buy Fenella

Baa Baa Brighouse has teamed up with vintage knitwear designer Susan Crawford to offer a free copy of her 'Changing Guards' pattern to customers who purchase any of the Fenella range. The pattern was made famous when Prince George was pictured wearing a similar design and yarn stores across the UK quickly sold out of the beautiful 2 ply 100% British wool used to make it. ...