Ovis Yarns - Hand dyed UK yarns

If I want exposure I'll get my tits out: On the Mersey the TitsOutCollective!

If I want exposure I'll get my tits out: On the Mersey the TitsOutCollective!

So on the eve of the launch of the Tits out collective, I thought I’d pop a blog post up explaining who my chosen charity is, as well as why I deci...
Woolly news: Spring cleaning and workshop news!

Woolly news: Spring cleaning and workshop news!

Spring is here and with it we have decided to do a spring clean here at Ovis Yarns! A few of our DK and Aran yarns are now reduced to £10 a skein t...
Weekly notes 15: Rebooting 2017 - Writing off January!

Weekly notes 15: Rebooting 2017 - Writing off January!

The month that has been:Well here at Ovis Yarns we are rebooting 2017 - January so far has been an unpleasant wash out, with car accidents (humans ...
Weekly notes 14: Hello 2017

Weekly notes 14: Hello 2017

Well we are hurtling straight into 2017 – the first week has been and gone in the blink of an eye. So what do we have planned for the rest of Janu...
Our first yarn club: Yarn minis box!

Our first yarn club: Yarn minis box!

Today we are launching our limited edition mini skein boxes - these little packages of colour and fun will drop on your doorstep every second week ...
Weekly notes 13: Christmas is nearly here!

Weekly notes 13: Christmas is nearly here!

The past few weeks: * Preparation for Christmas is in full swing! We have a busy schedule in the run up to the end of December - we can be found he...
Weekly notes 12: Fibre festival fun!

Weekly notes 12: Fibre festival fun!

The weeks that were:* So it has been a while! After the crazyness of Wool week, I went slightly quieter than usual on here - however I was still bu...
Mid-Weekly notes 10: See what I did there?

Mid-Weekly notes 10: See what I did there?

The week that was: * I had a great time at the Art & Craft Market at the Old Police Station hosted by Teeny Tiny Shinies - it was a successful...
Weekly notes 9: Unexpected events and pattern finishing

Weekly notes 9: Unexpected events and pattern finishing

The past week: * On Saturday we had a great time at Artisans in Calderstones park - there was a great family festival vibe. We met lots of new cus...
Weekly notes 8: Two rushed weeks and a Big Birthday Sale!

Weekly notes 8: Two rushed weeks and a Big Birthday Sale!

The previous two weeks: * We have had a quiet two weeks here - after being at Creations: Art at the Lake  - we indulged in some family time with t...
Weekly notes 6: The one where I've sat in front of the computer way too much.

Weekly notes 6: The one where I've sat in front of the computer way too much.

Week 6: * As predicted, admin heavy - creating listings (in advance) photographing, creating labels, skein dry skeins, making packaging... It has ...
Weekly notes 5: Great things happen when you least expect!

Weekly notes 5: Great things happen when you least expect!

Week 5:  * The best news this week is that Mr Ovis Yarns has found a new job (he had been made redundant, we've spent all weekend celebrating!) th...