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Anyone fancy knitting a Campervan Christmas Jumper?

Hot off the press just in time for you to knit up as Christmas present for your favourite Campervan enthusiast! (or you could keep it yourself). This pattern is for a snuggly hooded jumper made in lovely soft chunky yarn.  It has extra long cuffs with a

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Happy Halloween and a new Bunting page

Happy Halloween! Anyone having a party tonight? We’ve just added a new page to our site, this time for bunting.  All occasions catered for, Halloween, Christmas, Easter, Birthdays,Weddings – just let us know. Here are Spooky and Boo just for Halloween    

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Yarndale and a new Campervan Pattern

Wow! What a weekend!  Who else went to Yarndale?  There was so much lovely stuff on offer it’s probably just as well I was on the Slightly Sheepish stall and not able to wander around spending because the goodies on offer were very VERY tempting! I hope

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Knit a Cushion Cover based on the VW Beetle / Bug

Phew, it’s been a busy few weeks over the summer holidays trotting around the VW events in our camper van but we’ve now finished the VDub season and I’m frantically trying to get ready for Yarndale, a wonderful woolly extravaganza which will be at Skipton Auction Mart

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Win a Campervan Cushion Knitting Kit in our free to enter competition!

                                    Would you like a chance to win a knitting kit for one of our Splitty or Bay Campervan Cushions?  Just follow this link on our Facebook page to find

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Campervan Cushion VW style!

Finally something VW biased in chunky yarn! This VW Splitty Style Campervan Cushion is super quick to knit! Made in Wendy Serenity Super Chunky yarn which I have to say is really nice to work with and very soft and snuggly! I decided to do a Splitty

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Doodling with yarn

Doodling with yarn

Sat at HandPicked Hall yesterday I started doodling with yarn, like you do, and found myself crocheting a flower garland (or is it bunting?).  Either way, it helped to keep me occupied and also seemed a good way to use up this odd bits of yarn.  I

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Is it Spring yet?

Is it Spring yet?

Well, the weather here in Skipton, North Yorkshire had been very undecided as has my wardrobe!  Not quite ready to pack away the winter woollies yet. With Spring in mind I designed and made this crocheted flower cushion cover earlier in the year and took it to

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Going Slightly Sheepish

Going Slightly Sheepish

We have evolved into Slightly Sheepish having dipped our toes into the world of the VW Campervan with SnuginaDub and discovered along the way that many of its devoted followers, like ourselves, love making things.  We came up with some little felt craft kits to make Dangly Dubs and some knitting patterns to

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Welcome to Slightly Sheepish

Welcome to Slightly Sheepish

Welcome to Slightly Sheepish, our lovely woolly inspired shop full of gorgeous yarns, beautiful knitting needles, crochet hooks and patterns.  We hope you will enjoy browsing our pages and if you can’t find what your looking for, please do get in touch and we will try our

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