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Cygnet Yarns Now at The Crochet Lounge Southend

New Ranges Delivered Today

The Crochet Lounge is now a Cygnet Yarn Stockist ……

We have today taken delivery of our first Cygnet Yarn Stock …… Boho Spirit and Boho Solids – Seriously Chunky Prints – Watercolur

Seriously Chunky Prints

Super Chunky – Super Fun – Cygnets colourful 100% Acrylic bright and funky yarn in  “NightJar” “Toucan” and “Macaw” are now in stock. 

Watercolour Double Knit

A variegated yarn which Cygnet says is inspired by watercolour landscapes, and we are loving the colours Shadow Grey, Rainbow Lake, Blue Horizon and Winter Rose are now on the selves  

Boho Spirit and Boho Spirit Solids

Cygnet Boho Spirit is a wonderful range of soft yarn, 100 % Premium Acrylic with weight between double knit and aran.

Breeze, Harmony, Dream, Festival

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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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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

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Southend Knitting and Crocheting Wool Shop

The Crochet Lounge Southend-On-Sea Essex

We thought we would keep you posted on What’s New for September 2018 at The Crochet Lounge

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This week we have added lots of new patterns and many new wools and yarns to our ranges in store.

 

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Embrace

A soft and fluffy double knit 60% Nylon, 40% Premium AcryliC

Super Chunky – Big Value – 100% Premium Acrylic

We have many colours including these very on trend Fern, Mustard and Navy

Gypsy

Wool blend super chunky  80% Premium Acrylic 20% Wool . We have the Majestic, Oatmeal and Granite in the shop at the time of writing

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Cuddles

Soft and fluffy this is a 100% Polyester Yarn in 50g balls

Comfort Kids

Cherry Blossom – Sea Breeze  – Sunrise – Dusk

Great shades with great names. 60% Premium Acrylic, 40% Polyamide

Candy Stripe

100% Premium double knit Acrylic Yarn perfect for baby knits with its stripe effect

 

The Crochet Lounge

253 Hamstel Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 4LB

find on google maps ….
Opening Hours:

  • Monday        10am – 4pm
  • Tuesday        10am – 5pm
  • Wednesday   10am- 4pm
  • Thursday      10am – 4pm
  • Friday           10am – 5pm
  • Saturday      10am – 4pm
  • Sunday         CLOSED

 

 

 

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Knitting and Crochet at The Crochet Lounge Southend-On-Sea

It’s all about the cardigan !!

Both knitting and crochet cardigans are a lovely project, and yes it’s hard to imagine in this heat wave we are having this summer in Southend but the cool evening will come ….. 

These three cardigan patterns by King Cole are all available at The Crochet Lounge, we are in Hamstel Road Southend Essex. Just put the postcode in google maps to find us. SS2 4LB

 

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The pretty pink cardigan is a 100% Acrylic Chunky. 

The King Cole Drifter Aran is a wonderful colour changing yarn, 79% Premium Acrylic, 17% Cotton, 4% Wool

The photo on the pattern shows the knitted cardigan in the “Alps” colour but we are also liking the “Blue Ridge” which would also be lovely for this cardigan.  

And last but not least …… A lovely crochet cardigan in the Giza Cotton. The pattern is in stock at just £2.75 We also have the full range of Giza colours so you can chose your own mix.