May 2017 Newsletter

6th July 2017
Viridian

Hello everyone!

Welcome to our May News Letter.

We hope you’ve all been enjoying the sunny weather we’ve been having recently and everyone involved Yarn Shop Day had a fantastic time!!

KP News – We have a few bits of news on the KP front this month, we mentioned previously that KP were implementing a price increase this year, we now know that the increase is averaging 3.75% and will be in effect from Monday the 5th of June.

We will be sending out up-to-date price lists and catalogues as soon as they arrive.

There will be some modifications to a couple of KP items:

30761-30766 Steel crochet hooks, KP will no longer manufacture these with the gold tip they will now be completely silver.

Nova Cubics Single Pointed Needle Sets, KP have changed the existing faux leather case to a fabric case in the same colour.

Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Please note: As from the 2nd of June will we be closing at 1pm on Fridays throughout June, July and August, if you need an order for delivery on the Monday please ensure you get them in nice and early on the Friday to secure a Monday delivery.

Kind regards,

David, Jackie, Mars and team

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