Why Our Customers Want a Bricks and Mortar Yarn Shop
If you follow Baa Baa Brighouse on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Pinterest or Linkedin, or you read the local newspapers or keep up to date with crafting magazines, you’ll likely have heard about our Kickstarter project to raise funds to convert the living room of Baa Baa Brighouse HQ into […]
New Baa Baa Brighouse Bricks and Mortar Yarn Shop
Baa Baa Brighouse Launches Kickstarter Campaign! Online yarn and knitting supply store, Baa Baa Brighouse, has started a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to raise funds for a bricks and mortar yarn shop. But owner, Elaine Jinks-Turner, doesn’t plan to rent commercial premises – she wants to convert the living room […]
Remember, Remember…It’s Also Wovember!
The start of November means one thing – it’s time to celebrate Wovember. The Wovember campaign was started in 2011 by knitwear designers, Kate Davies and Felicity Ford, as a response to frustrations at the misuse of the words ‘wool’ and ‘woollen’ in garment descriptions, meaning that consumers often didn’t […]
What is Socktober?
So, we’re a third of the way into October already and my knitter friends are frantically casting off socks, turning heels and talking about fish lips whichever way I turn. All this tootsie talk got me thinking about the origins of Socktober. A quick trawl of the internet revealed that […]
Yarn Shop Day 2016
It’s less that a week to go until knitters, crocheters, stitchers and sewers everywhere unite to celebrate Yarn Shop Day on April 30th, 2016. Presented by Let’s Knit magazine and sponsored by the British Wool Board and The Campaign for Wool, the day was originally a celebration of traditional bricks […]
The Baa Baa Brighouse Autumn Sale
The leaves are falling and so are our prices – the Baa Baa Brighouse Autumn Sale is now on! There are discounts across the store on yarn, patterns, knit kits, knitting needles, craft accessories and much more. Treat yourself to Louisa Harding’s latest yarn for the season, the sumptuous Amitola […]
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.
Easter Bank Holiday Sale!
The Baa Baa Brighouse Easter Bank Holiday Sale is now on! We’re offering up to an amazing 50% off all hand knits and up to 25% off on selected yarns and patterns.
Rowan Spring 2015 Crochet-Along Kits Are Here!
It’s here! The Rowan Spring 2015 Crochet-Along shopping lists have been released and to make it easier for our customers, we now have kits available, meaning you can get all you need to take part in one handy bundle at a fantastic discounted price!
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 […]