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July 2017 Newsletter

27th July 2017

Welcome to our July News Letter, we hope you’re all having a wonderful start to the summer!

We have a stunning new deal of the month to kick the summer off, Rainforest XIII, with 8 glorious shades and a contribution to date of €174,000.00 to the Rainforest Rescue, this popular range is sure to go down a treat.

The offer is, you buy 5 balls of each shade and you will get 5 balls free of AYB yarn of our choice, valid from Wednesday 19th of July until Monday the 31st of July, while stocks last and 1 deal per customer, it truly is a beautiful range so get your orders in asap!

We still have plenty of stock of the Opal 3 ply light, this light weight sock yarn is the perfect knit for the summer months.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please watch out for counterfeit Clover items. There are items in the market that look like and are badged as Clover but they are of an inferior quality. If you buy from one of the registered Clover distributors in the UK, of which we are one, then you are safe. If there are counterfeit Clover items in the market place then it is likely that other brands you carry are also potentially being copied.

At some point Clover will be increasing their prices, they don’t know the exact date but it will be this year. They tell us it will be a maximum of 5%.

We now have up and running our new website… at last!! If your preferred method of ordering is on-line you can register for an account via our website and click away!

Latest News

Saving the Rainforest

16th October 2019

As many of you know, Opal have made it their mission to help in saving the rainforest through their yarn. This year alone they have handed 210,000 EUR that they have raised to “Save the Rainforest” at the fair-trade H & H 2019 in Cologne. The team have informed us that the donations have led […]

Sheep Galore!

19th September 2019

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

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

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 […]