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Welcome to our News area, bringing you the latest stories and information. Extra news items and links to our newsletter are also available to Row@n members here.

Rowan Loves Crochet Fortnight

At the mill, we have noticed a recent boom in interest in the craft of crochet and so we wanted to take the opportunity to celebrate all things hook related during our Crochet Fortnight, 19th June - 3rd July.


Lisa Richardson Crochet Along Competition

We hope you enjoyed the Lisa Richardson Crochet Along as much as we did! To celebrate the finale, we are launching our very special Crochet Along Finished Project Competition.


Row@n eNewsletter - June 2015

The June Row@n eNewsletter is now available! Italian retailer Pippicalzelunghe is featured this month and we talk about some new Arena Travel knitting holidays and introduce a new designer, Georgia Farrell.

Looking Back At Our Kaffe Fassett 50th Anniversary Event

On 21st May 2015, we were proud to be part of a wonderful day of celebrations at the stunning Gardens of Rose in St Albans, Hertfordshire. 

Coming Soon - Shaun the Sheep The Movie Picnic Blanket

To celebrate the UK DVD release of Shaun the Sheep The Movie, we have teamed up with our favourite woolly character to create an exclusive and b’ewe’tiful 25 square picnic blanket, available to download from June 1st 2015.

Debbie Abrahams’ Bead Club 2015

Read all about the fourth Bead Club from popular designer Debbie Abrahams and how you can get involved!

Rowan Mill Workshop Programme 2015

The dates for the 2015 Rowan Mill Workshops have now been released and this year’s schedule looks as tempting as always. A selection of renowned designers are set to host four weekend-long events, choosing their own expert subjects to share with participants.

Row@n eNewsletter - May 2015

May’s eNewsletter is now available! Don’t miss out on your new exclusive free pattern in this month’s issue. We also hear from retailer Coastalyarns about their recent fashion show event, look at Father’s Day gift ideas and tell you about Kim Hargreaves’ beautiful new collection.

Kaffe Fassett Anniversary Event

Join Kaffe Fassett to celebrate his remarkable career of 50 years in textiles on Thursday 21st May 2015 at the beautiful Gardens of the Rose, St Albans, UK. 

The iconic Rowan fabric and knitwear designer, famed for his use of colour work and fabulous floral patterns, will be hosting an exhibition of this work, including a talk on his career and the inspiration behind it.

Row@n eNewsletter - April 2015

It is time for April’s eNewsletter and this month we have a lovely monthly free pattern for you in the form of a stunning mens design using Cotton Glacé and Silkystones. Also included in this issue is a feature on our fabulous knit along competition winners, a spotlight on designer Lisa Richardson and a review of our recent Rowan Day Out at the Clothworkers’ Centre and Knitting & Stitching Show.