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One of the best yarn shops in the UK!

The Sheep Shop is officially one of the best yarn shops in the country.  Wahay!  A British Knitting Award came our way this month at the Knitting & Stitch Show at Alexandra Palace.  Big thank you to organisers Let’s Knit and the 14,000 voters!

Can you tell they plied us with Prosecco?  Pictured are the proprietresses of the three Best Local Independent Yarn Stores in South East England: Lois ofJenny Wrens Yarns in Ipswich (1st – centre), myself of The Sheep Shop, Cambridge (2nd – left) and Sam of Sconch in Braintree (3rd – right).

Am over the moon.  Thank you for your votes!

Best Local Independent Yarn Store nomination

Thank you folks! You got us shortlisted for Best Local Independent Yarn Store, South East of England.  This is a big deal! If you’ve enjoyed a class here, taken pleasure in a shopping trip, had fun at knitting group or have any other reason to like us, please vote for us  We’re up against the behemoth that is Loop in London so rather a lot of votes are going to be needed!

Let’s Knit are offering a spa break to a lucky voter.  Nice.