Hello from a sunny Yorkshire!
Last month I introduced you to Chardonnay and told you about the plans for this colourful Pom Pom Sheep to have her own yarncrawl which I’m very keen to follow.
This meant that yesterday I got to visit the lovely little shop Yarn Etc in Harrogate.
It’s a welcoming and colourful oasis just outside the town centre and it was very nice to meet and chat with Fiona who’s been hosting Chardonnay for the last few weeks.
Fiona tells me that Chardonnay has been very well admired, especially when she spent time sitting in the shop window where she could easily be spotted by passengers travelling past on the bus!
Yarn Etc is a busy little shop which hosts a popular knit and natter session on Monday evenings in addition to a varied programme of workshops. They also have a book club starting up which you can find out more about here
Many customers have been getting involved knitting poppies to display for Remembrance Day throughout the town and Fiona is hoping that next year they’ll have lots more for an even bigger display.
I enjoyed a good look around whilst I was there and I may have made a considered purchase or two.
Here is a flavour of what is on offer.
Chardonnay will be moving on to Thirsk very soon but before that she will be taking a little tour of the sights around Harrogate.
I can’t wait to see what she gets up to!!