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How to knit a gauge swatch (and why you should!)

We’re excited to have Allison and Rachel from Yarn in the City writing some yarn-focused blog posts for us to help inspire you with your knitting and crochet projects. This edition is all about swatching, what is is and why it is a good thing to do. Take it away ladies… Do I really have to swatch? […]
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A close up on our Christmas Morning vignette!

It’s Christmas!!! Kym here and I am so excited to share the details of our third Christmas display this year! We have gone all traditional with red, green, gold and blue colours. Our two children are dressed in their Christmas pyjamas on Christmas Morning with their stockings by the Christmas tree. Our littlest is wearing her ‘Knitted by Nana’ Christmas Jumper! […]
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Our Christmas Gift Guide for crafty kids!

Welcome to the first post in our series of Christmas Gift Guides! First up we have some ideas for presents for kids! The perfect beginner sets for kids to get them into Knitting, Crochet and Sewing. These kits by Buttonbag contain all the tools, supplies and step by step guides they will need to get […]
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Upcoming knitting classes at The Village Haberdashery in West Hampstead

It’s getting colder and it’s the perfect time to learn to knit or try a new knitting technique! There’s something for every level of knitter in our upcoming classes – from total beginners to those of you wanting to learn more advanced skills. Plus you can join us every Thursday evening for our free, drop-in knitting club from […]
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Reminder! Stitch & Story meet and greet and trunk show is this Saturday!

Don’t forget to drop by our West Hampstead shop this Saturday 9 September to meet Jen and Jen from Stitch & Story! This is an awesome chance to see samples of the garments and accessories from all of their gorgeous knit kits, including their new Sophie la Giraffe collaboration! Plus we’ll have this year’s new colour of The Chunky […]
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Six tips for choosing the right yarn for your knitting project

The lovely Allison and Rachel from Yarn in the City have been writing some yarn-focused blog posts for us to help inspire you with your knitting and crochet projects. We get so many question in the shop about what yarn to use for certain projects so the ladies have created this post to answer all those queries…Take it […]
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Sign up now for the Great London Yarn Crawl 2017!

The Great London Yarn Crawl is back! The fifth annual tour of London’s best yarn and haberdashery shops will take place on Saturday, 9th September, 2017 and we are thrilled that our West Hampstead shop will be included. Organised by Yarn in the City, this wonderful event is a chance to meet some other knitters/hookers/fibre-loving folk, take in some of the sights of London, and generally […]
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