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Row@n eNewsletter - February 2015

This month’s eNewsletter is bursting with exciting news, including details of our official Shaun the Sheep knitting pattern, created to celebrate the launch of the new movie. Knitted using our lovely Pure Wool DK, the pattern is a dead-ringer for our favourite woolly character. Alongside this, we tell you about our first ever crochet along coming up next month, look at Mother’s Day gift ideas and bring you details of the latest Stitchtopia knitting holidays. Why not treat yourself to a ticket to our “Rowan Day Out”? You will find further details in the February eNewsletter and, of course, your monthly free pattern; a beautiful crocheted layering vest in Fine Lace.

Win a Yarn Hamper Worth £100 With Our Shaun the Sheep The Movie Competition

It’s competition time!

To celebrate the release of the new Shaun the Sheep The Movie film and our fabulous official Shaun knitting pattern, we are bringing you the opportunity to win an amazing £100 prize of lovely Rowan yarn.

To be in with a chance, simply download the adorable pattern and post a picture to our Facebook page of your creation in the most unusual and impressive location you can think of.

We can’t wait to see what our favourite woolly character has been getting up to. The winning post will be selected before the closing date of 24th February, so make sure you have your needles at the ready!
Good luck!

Knit your own Shaun the Sheep

Celebrate the launch of Shaun the Sheep The Movie with our official free knitting pattern! We are very excited to unveil our knitted pure wool Shaun the Sheep pattern, as we celebrate the adorable woolly character’s first adventure on the big screen. We challenge you to resist him!


Row@n eNewsletter - January 2015

January’s eNewsletter is now available and this month’s issue does not disappoint, bringing you full details of our brand new spring yarns and design collections. Finally, don’t miss your monthly free pattern and exclusive news of a new Crochet Along – coming soon!


Kaffe Fassett Mystery KAL COMPETITION

Details on how to enter our Kaffe Fassett Mystery KAL COMPETITION during January 2015

Row@n eNewsletter - December 2014

December’s eNewsletter is here, featuring news of some fantastic knitting holidays, UK retailer Stash’s recent charity efforts and details of some new poncho patterns! We also hear about a fabulous Kaffe Fassett workshop at German retailer umGarnt, review the Knitting & Stitching Show in Harrogate last month and take a look at the best winter yarn shades.

Row@n eNewsletter - November 2014

November’s eNewsletter is here! This issue, we bring you news of a new Kidsilk Haze collection, hear about what happened when we attended Kirstie Allsopp’s The Handmade Fair and meet designer Sincerely Louise, who tells us about the inspiration behind her new book Faux Taxidermy Knits.

Kidsilk Haze Create A Shade - WINNERS

**The winners of our Kidsilk Haze Create A Shade Competition**
Firstly, what a fantastic response - thanks to everyone who
participated. We were initially only looking to introduce 3 shades, but
because of the wonderful responses we have increased this to five!

Row@n eNewsletter - October 2014

October has arrived and the new Row@n eNewsletter is here! This edition, we talk to UK retailer Born to Knit about some of the fabulous things that they are doing, bring you our best picks of autumnal shades and hear about some new Stitchtopia events. Don’t miss your new exclusive free pattern, available now!

Kidsilk Haze Create A Shade

Ever wanted your own colour in Kidsilk Haze? Now you can!
From now until 31st October Rowan will run a competition to create your own shade in its bestselling yarn Kidsilk Haze.
Kidsilk Haze becomes a teenager (13 years old in Autumn 2014), all
Rowan fans are invited to create their very own shade. Send in a
picture of the colour you would like us to replicate, including the
background story and suggested shade name.