Author Archives: Yarn Pony

About Yarn Pony

I like yarn. A lot. And puppies. I also dye yarn to feed my knitting obession. Together with Jo (http://www.wordpress.bluebluegrey.com) I organise the Edinburgh Yarn Festival (http://www.edinyarnfest.com) Twitter: @yarnpony facebook: YarnPony http://www.yarnpony.wordpress.com

The Pony is busy with EYF 2017

Oh dear, this blog has been neglected…The Yarn Pony’s been busy organising the Edinburgh Yarn Festival in the past couple of years, but watch out for selected, limited edition yarns and kitsย in collaboration with EYF in the next few months … Continue reading

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Back on the Blog-Wagon

It’s been a while and I thank you all for hanging in there! What have you been up to? I’ve been knitting a lot (amongst other things), but I’m really bad at updating my Ravelry Projects, so here a little … Continue reading

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Trunkshow at Be Inspired Fibres

At a loose end this Saturday? I’ll be at Mei’s shop in Marchmont for a trunkshow from around 10am – come along!* Apart from my goodies being on offer, there is loads more to squish and fondle. Hope to see … Continue reading

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Yarn Pony Open Studio Day tomorrow!

To celebrate my one year anniversary of moving into my studio, Iโ€™ll be opening the doors tomorrow (Saturday, 12th October 2013, 11am-6pm) to you to come and visit! Come for a tea/coffee/cake, chat, knit and browse yarn. There will also … Continue reading

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St.Abbs Wool Festival – 2nd November 2013

I’ll be at the St.Abbs Wool Festival in November again this year! If you fancy a nice day day out and like to combine woolly things with a great walk in spectacular landscape, this is for you. The venue also … Continue reading

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Strokkur Love

Remember my Strokkur I finished a couple of weeks back? The details of my project can be found here and if you are interested in seeing a finished one, then pop into Be Inspired Fibres in Marchmont in the next … Continue reading

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Handmade in the UK…

Yesterday was one of the hottest days of the year in Edinburgh, and what does a girl do on an evening of a day like this? Go to yarn-store for a book-launch of course! You know you are an obsessed … Continue reading

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Lucky Edinburgh Knitters: 2 new LYS in one week

This week two new yarn stores opened in Edinburgh – can you believe it? Well, this might not make the headlines on the BBC website, but for us local knitters its certainly BIG NEWS. Watch out for a little series … Continue reading

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Blowin’ in the wind: Back from North Holland

I’m still alive, in case you wondered. After the Edinburgh Yarn Festival I’ve been very busy with a big project at work and then we went on holiday. Thanks for hanging in there. Loads of exciting things are happening here … Continue reading

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Back from a wee break

I’ve been away for a few days to the Highlands, but I’m back now, re-united with the knitting-machine. More on the knitting machine in the next post, for now just a few holiday snaps ๐Ÿ™‚ We were really lucky with … Continue reading

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