Anne
Anne
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5/5

Beautiful yarn in wonderful mixtures of colours, fetchingly named - my favourite mix is called 'Monet' and truly reflects the artist

2 weeks ago
Anonymous
Anonymous
Reviewer
5/5

Speedy delivery and excellent customer service. Thank you.

3 days ago
Jill C.
Jill C.
Reviewer
5/5

Excellent service altogether with a very swift response to an extra skein needed. The quality is equal to previous buys from the old Colinette. The packaging is exceptional, as if it is a present ie purple yarn wrapped in purple tissue paper in a black box. It is wonderful to see Colinette back!

3 months ago
Sarah Withington-Dodd
Sarah Withington-Dodd
Reviewer
5/5

Gorgeous wool delivered promptly and packaged with care in an environmentally sound way. Brilliant!

2 weeks ago
Sandy P.
Sandy P.
Reviewer
5/5

The wool arrived wrapped in tissue paper, in a box, which, to me, shows how much the company cares about their products. This makes me want to order from them again, so I'd better get knitting!

2 months ago
Vicki C.
Vicki C.
Reviewer
5/5

Easy to navigate website of fabulous yarns…received in lovely packaging and great personal service,

2 months ago
Robin
Robin
Reviewer
5/5

Beautiful product as ever, very good customer service, thank you.

2 months ago
Gina M.
Gina M.
Reviewer
5/5

Yarn is more gorgeous in person, arrived quickly, carefully packaged and delivered.

3 months ago
Tanya Randerson-Hall
Tanya Randerson-Hall
Reviewer
5/5

Website is very colourful, customer service is A*, it's a wonderful product, beautifully packaged, I feel almost guilty keeping it for myself ☺️

3 months ago
Linda M.
Linda M.
Reviewer
5/5

It was a stunning parcel to get , and top quality wool! So glad you’re back!!!

4 months ago

Scarf or shawl?

A scarf kit to turn heads and a shawl kit to keep the cold out. Super simple knitting that makes you look and feel like a star. 

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introducing the new 'free spirit' throw kit

Introducing our latest Colinette throw kit. Two boxes of sumptuous hand dyed yarns, enough to make one of three throw designs. We include a pattern booklet and you can select from 6 sumptuous colour combinations. 

A kaleidoscope of hand dyed yarn awaits

Colinette and myself (her son) welcome all knitters, textile creators, and lovers of fabulously coloured fibres.  We wish to invite you on an exploration of our scrumptious hand dyed yarns. Colinette Yarns has been hand dyed yarn specialists for nearly 40 years now and just like the very first days on our kitchen stove, we still follow my father’s book of spells and incantations. He was a true artist who craved colour. Each skein of yarn from wool to cotton is dyed in small pasta pots, a nod to our times in Italy. I could tell you so much and will do, but for now sit back and enjoy our world of stunning colours. Created by us artists for artists… yes that is you. 

red panda

Wool – Bamboo Double Knit Yarn

point 5

Super Chunky Yarn

mohair

Chunky luxury mohair Yarn

hullabaloo

3 ply Aran Worsted Yarn

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Vibrancy, Love, Passion, Yarn, Wool and Fibre

The purity and intense bursts of colour that we paint onto our hand dyed yarns are straight from the playbook of artists like Turner, Monet and Giotto. We blend shades from primary colours just as the masters have done down through the ages.

Colinette Yarns We have been trading for 39 years
Colinette Yarns dyed in pasta pots
Colinette Yarns we recycle water
Colinette Yarns dyed by artist for artists

colinette's Journey

The road that led Colinette to play with hand painted yarn
and fibre started out many years ago. There was something very tactile about
super chunky wool that embraced the jewel- like colours. I called this slub yarn
‘Point Five’ and it became Colinette Yarns’ signature dish.

Other fibres followed. Silks, textured chenille, soft mohair
and finer sock wool to name but a few. All waiting to be hand dyed.

 

Let’s go back to the early 1970s and meet the two creators.
Colinette a textile artist and her artist painter partner Geoff. The setting is
southern Italy where the beautiful sunlight starts the magic….

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