Guess what the best socks are to wear with sneakers? Countess Ablaze

Guess what the best socks are to wear with sneakers?

September 08, 2020 2 min read

Haydn finds out the best socks to wear with sneakers are exactly what we hoped for!
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Taming a variegated hand-dyed yarn with a solid colour Countess Ablaze

Taming a variegated hand-dyed yarn with a solid colour

July 20, 2020 2 min read

Tricks to make your high-contrast variegated yarn look its best.
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Toning down scary variegated yarns Countess Ablaze

Toning down scary variegated yarns

May 20, 2020 1 min read

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Recommendations for superchunky patterns Countess Ablaze

Recommendations for superchunky patterns

October 31, 2018 2 min read

With the success of our crowdsourced Recommendations for Gothic Shawl Patterns. we thought we'd do another one for superchunky yarn. This yarn weight is our third biggest seller (even through the heatwave of July, WTAF?) so here are patterns that you guys have recommended on Insta and Facebook - danke!

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Vlog // Let's Be Literal About Sock Yarn Countess Ablaze

Vlog // Let's Be Literal About Sock Yarn

October 25, 2018 1 min read

The Countess talks about sock yarn being literally for sock yarn.
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Recommendations for gothic shawl patterns Countess Ablaze

Recommendations for gothic shawl patterns

October 15, 2018 2 min read

I did a quick shout out on our Instagram feed for some recommendations of shawl patterns that are not the super-popular patterns and would look good in gothic colours. So here is your roundup, complete with Ravelry links. THANK YOU!
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Let's be literal about sock yarn. Countess Ablaze

Let's be literal about sock yarn.

April 22, 2017 2 min read

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So you have a variegated yarn that's just far too scary to actually use... Countess Ablaze

So you have a variegated yarn that's just far too scary to actually use...

November 23, 2015 2 min read

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Overcoming the irrational fear of combining yarns

June 08, 2014 2 min read

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Variegated yarn + Solid yarn = Gorgeous

June 02, 2014 1 min read

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