June Newsletter 2018!

7th June 2018

Welcome to our June newsletter: we have some fantastic new products launched this month!

Jane Crowfoot NOW AVAILABLE: We have a fantastic new pattern by Jane Crowfoot! Bohemian Bloom Crochet Blanket, this beautiful heirloom style blanket has been made into a book for step by step instructions.


Schoeller & Stahl NOW AVAILABLE: We have a wonderful new range of Schoeller & Stahl 4 ply available called “Biketour.” The range has 8 glorious shades with a composition of 75% wool and 25% polyamide in 100g balls.


New Groove Needles NOW AVAILABLE: Groove produce premium knitting needles with a “groove” which prevents knitting from sliding off the needles whilst not in use.

We stock a length of 35cm and sizes 4mm, 4.5, 5, 5.5, 6, 6.5 and 7mm Groove Needles are made from high quality aluminium which is then anodized in a range of stunning colors; Rose, Gold, Copper, Green, Blue and Yellow with one Groove needle and one standard needle in the pair.


Summer Yarn Sale NOW AVAILABLE! We have a fabulous mix of yarn this year for our annual Summer Sale, the prices for Opal 4 ply sale yarn are as follows:

To see our new products in all their glory please refer to our website www.viridianyarn.com.

Friday Summer Closing times: Please note that until Friday the 7th of September we will be closing at 1pm on Friday’s only. If you need to place an order on a Friday during this time for delivery on the Monday please may we have your order in by 10:30 am.

All the best,

The Viridian Team!

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