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Crochet Workshop Southend on Sea

Crochet Easter Egg Workshop

Pattern designed and workshop run by Corinne

Crochet an Easter Egg at a fun workshop at The Crochet Lounge Southend

Saturday 13th April 2019

To Book a place contact The Crochet Lounge 01702 303030 limited places 1pm to 4pm £15 per person just bring a 3mm hook and you can buy the Giza yarn on the day.

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Photos from the workshop last week …..

It was a fun day.
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King Cole Calypso Double Knit Southend Wool Shop

Spring is in the Air…..

Calypso Double Knit

Calypso DK is a wonderful yarn, the colours are gorgeous and perfect for Spring knitwear, each colour has a twist of white and this gives a lovely effect when knitted.

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The two patterns shown here for the scoop neck jumpers are lightweight making them a seasonal favourite. 

These knitting patterns and the colours shown “Lime Coconut” and White and “Clearwater Blue” and White are currently (at the time of written) in stock at The Crochet Lounge. 

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King Cole Calypso DK : 97% Premium Acrylic, 3% Polyamide

Pattern Ref :  5040

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Home Accessories knitting and crochet

Knitted and Crochet Home Accessories

A wonderful way to decorate your home with accessories you have made yourself.

Cushions and throws, blankets and bolsters, table clothes, table runners and coasters or maybe a fun tea pot cosy the possibilities are endless.

At The Crochet Lounge we have many patterns for knitted and crochet home accessories, this post shows some of the King Cole patterns we have in stock, and we have many more ….. yes even one for a tea pot cosy !!!

Beautiful Timeless Interior Accessories …..

Timeless is a King Cole yarn, which is a 90 % Premium Acrylic 10% Alpaca Yarn and is a beautiful chunky yarn to work with, this knitting pattern and a wide choice of Timeless shades yarn and other chunky yarns are available to help you coordinate your colour scheme as desired.

Cotton Crochet to decorate the table …..

With the full range of 20 colours of cotton 4 ply King Cole 100% Mercerised Cotton and a large selection of DMC Natura cotton which has a lovely Matt finish, we can help you find the colour you are looking for, for your project. The Natura is especially nice for coasters and mandala style crochet accessories, which are proving very popular with our clients

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Cosy Cushions ……

Both Chunky and Aran weight yarns make great cosy accessories.

In store The Crochet Lounge, Southend on Sea Essex we have a great selection in our walls of wool.

Why not pop in and see for yourself.
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Let’s Knit Magazine Yarn Shop Day 2019

Yarn Shop Day 2019 At The Crochet Lounge Southend

At The Crochet Lounge we are very exciting to be featured in the April edition of Let’s Knit Magazine……

We are taking part in their Yarn Shop Day Event again this year which is on the 27th April 2019.

Last year was such fun and everyone who came said they had a great time.

We will keep you posted nearer the time about the Event, to support your local Yarn Shop, and keep an eye on our Facebook page for details on our special offers for the day and all the fun stuff we are planning for the event.

Let’s Knit Magazine Yarn Shop Day 2019

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You can find more details about Yarn Shop Day on the Let’s Knit Magazine website ……https://www.letsknit.co.uk

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Wool Shop Mother’s Day Gift Voucher

Mother’s Day 2019

Mothering Sunday 31st of March this year, so still time to get a special gift.

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The Crochet Lounge Gift Certificates

The gift certificates come in various amounts from £10 to £50 and can be purchased in store. The can used at the Crochet Lounge Shop to buy wool, yarn, knitting needles, crochet hooks, patterns and accessories. 

They are also a wonderful gift to pay for lessons in our crochet and Knitting Classes. 

The Crochet Lounge 

Southend Wool and Yarn Shop

Hamstel Road Southend SS2 4LB 

Find us on google maps

For more information please contact us.

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Celebrating our 1st Year At The Crochet Lounge

It’s the first Anniversary of The Crochet Lounge. We opened in March 2018 and it’s been an amazing year.

As you will know if you follow our blog or Facebook page, we have a expanded our ranges of wool and Yarns together with accessories and all you need to create wonderful projects.

Our Crochet and Knitting classes are always fun and our workshops have proved extremely popular, as have  The Crochet Lounge crochet patterns, which are designed and written by Corrine

Come along and help us celebrate……

On Saturday 9th March 2019 from 10.30am
We are giving 10% discount on all purchases of Wool and Yarn, Hooks and Needles, Buttons and Accessories, plus a little gift with every purchase.

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The Crochet Lounge

Fine Wool and Yarn Shop
253 Hamstel Road
Southend on Sea
Essex SS2 4LB

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Aran Wool at Southend Wool Shop

Drifter Aran

The “Drifter” yarn Aran weight which we are featuring here today is a  79% Premium Acrylic, 17% Cotton, 4% Wool yarn by King Cole.

We love the way this yarn knits up, as you can see below, Corinne is wearing her poncho knitted in Drifter with it’s wonderful striped, Fair Isle style effect.

This is such a lovely soft yarn has very cool names, we are having mountains of fun with this !

Rockies : Blue Ridge : Andes : Himalayas : Alps

We have this knitting pattern ( King Cole reference 5271) in stock * at The Crochet Lounge as well as the Drifter Aran yarn in varies colours .

 

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* current stock at the time of writing.

Please contact us for more information on 01702 303030