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Happy Holiday Season

Happy New Year from Yarn Me Calm.

We hope your year is filled with happiness, love, laughs and of course craft!

We will be open to provide you with your squishy goodness over the holiday season however order fulfilment and postage will be reduced to twice per week.  

We will resume regular fulfilment and postage on 22nd of January.

Andrea & Daniel xxx

Why Yarn Me Calm?

Because Yarn is so much more than crochet, knitting and craft.

Yarn is friendship, community, sharing, giving, caring, loving, gifting, soothing, soft and squishy goodness!

Every Purchase goes into a monthly draw.......

Every purchase made during a month at Yarn Me Calm goes into  draw to win a gift of yummy, squishy goodness!

January 2019 - you could win a Scheepjes Stone Washed XL & River Washed XL Colour Pack!!!

The winner will be chosen at random and will be notified via email.

Featured Yarns

To see more of our yarns please click on the Yarn tab in the menu and choose brand, fibre, ply or squishy rating .

The Calming Yarn - Yarn Me Calm's Blog

Colour Me Calm.........Or Not!!!

Colour Me Calm.........Or Not!!!

Did you know that colour has been associated with impacting on our behaviour, mood and physiology..........colours on the red side of the spectrum evoke feelings of warmth and comfort through to anger and hostility and colours on the blue side of the spectrum can be calming but also sad and indifferent.

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The Culture of Colour

The Culture of Colour

I was previously aware that in some cultures, there are significantly different meanings attached to colour to what I apply but I wasn't aware of the breadth of difference until I started to research further.  I was thinking about why and how this information might be useful and thought about colour choice when making gifts or when making items for sale.  Some colour choices could potentially be unintentionally offensive in some cultures!

So I thought I would collate some of the information I have sourced about the meaning of colour in culture.  

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The Confusion of Conversion!

The Confusion of Conversion!

I wanted to make the site as user friendly as possible.  In order to do this I needed to come up with a standard way of presenting the yarn and I quickly decided on: description, fibre, size, weight, recommended needles/hook and squishy rating.  This should have been a fairly easy thing to do.......

So.........I started looking at the different yarn categories, classifications and conversions and my head very quickly started to spin, not in a exorcist sort of way, but in total and utter confusion!

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Support kogo - we do......

"kogo (Knit One Give One) is a not-for-profit organisation that asks volunteers to donate time and wool to knit warm winter woollies that kogo then distributes to people in need through over 300 community groups. We’re always looking for more hand knitted scarves, beanies, children’s toys or blankets” 

www.kogo.org.au

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We hope to see you again soon!

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