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. The two patterns shown here for the scoop neck jumpers are lightweight making them a seasonal favourite. Continue reading “King Cole Calypso Double Knit Southend Wool Shop”

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,Continue reading “Home Accessories knitting and crochet”

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 everyoneContinue reading “Let’s Knit Magazine Yarn Shop Day 2019”

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.Continue reading “Aran Wool at Southend Wool Shop”

Even Moss Stitch Crochet Demonstration

Crochet  – “How To” with Corinne  New for 2019 ….. On our Facebook page we are going to be hosting a series of mini “How To” Demonstrations with Corinne. Showing different crochet stitches and techniques.  The first one is “Even Moss Stitch” which is now live on our Facebook Page : http://www.facebook.com/crochetclublounge Even Moss StitchContinue reading “Even Moss Stitch Crochet Demonstration”