April Newsletter 2018!

2nd May 2018
Viridian

Hello everyone!

We hope you all had a lovely Easter break, and with Easter out the way we can hopefully look forward to some sunshine… eventually!

Important Information regarding the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) which replaces the current Data Protection Act.

As we’re sure you’re all aware there are new strict data protection regulations which come into effect from May 25th.

This means that we will not be able to keep any details regarding your business on our website without updated consent from you.

If you are a stockist listed on our website we will need to receive a confirmation email from you to allow us to keep you there, if you could pop us across an email of confirmation (including all your company contact details) by Monday the 30th of April that would be fab, unfortunately if we don’t hear from you we’ll have to assume you no longer wish to be on our stockist list and your details will be removed.

All other data we have on your business is held securely as per the new regulations and is only shared at customer authority.

 

Exciting KP News! KP are expanding their product range to include some exquisite Symfonie style jewellery, they are looking for around 10 physical shops who would be interested in stocking the jewellery range, if this is something that would interest you please let us know via email to virdianltd@gmail.com to receive further information.

Even more exciting KP News!! KP will soon be expanding their accessories range, there will be some lovely new stitch markers, Rainbow Knit Blockers and plenty more… they are also expanding the Zing range to include Stunning Single Ended Crochet Hooks and set, so watch this space J

We have a wonderful new crochet pattern this month “Douglas Donkey and Zena Zebra” code SM15, this delightful duo are a match made in heaven, please refer to our website www.viridianyarn.com for further information.

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Sheep Galore!

19th September 2019
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As sponsors of 8 rare breed German Schafpate Sheep (translation: Sheep Godfather), we recently received some stunning photographs from our friends in Germany. Here these photos are of some 1000 sheep that around 70 sponsors visited- walking through the beautiful landscape of “Steinhemer Heide” in Steinhem, Germany. For those of you who don’t know, the […]

James McIntoshs’ interview on Sky News!

30th October 2018
Viridian

Our latest supplier, James McIntosh, is the man that wrote the popular “Knit and Nibble” book, which includes both knitting patterns and food recipes. He recently did an interview on Sky News about how knitting helps mental health for men and women! So go grab your knitting and some nibbles and get watching!

India Trip 101 – Interview with David Husbands

12th October 2018
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Recently, David (the director of this company) got invited to go to the beautiful country of India and visit the heart of Knit Pro. He came back with many stories and photos that I thought should be explored a bit more. We have posted a few photos on the Viridian Facebook page and went on […]