19 Mar 18

Yarn bowl seconds sale

Spring tends to be a quiet time for online sales so it’s time for a seconds sale. I was going to wait until the Easter holidays but after getting a few people emailing asking for in stock yarn bowls I think it’s time. After Christmas, Valentines and Mother’s Day the year really starts to feel like it’s settling down. With this in mind I’m having a small sale of yarn bowls over on Etsy.

Yarn bowl sale

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22 Jan 17

Yarn bowl styles comparison

Recently I received an email about the sizing of yarn bowls, I’ve tacked this subject before but not for a while. I always felt the photos in that particular post could of been better. At the time I didn’t have any completed yarn bowls to compare just biscuit fired ones.

Pottery yarn bowls

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5 Dec 16

Yarn in a star yarn bowl

Yarn in a star yarn bowl

Last week’s blog post focused on the barrel shaped yarn bowls, this week I’m taking looking at the star bowls. Star bowls have a different shape, size and price. These pieces have a more traditional bowl like shape with a distinctive curve on the inside and outside. They are sized a little smaller than the barrels for more petite balls of yarn.
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8 Jul 16

Thanks!

If you dropped by to see me at the Homegrown Food Festival a few weeks ago, thanks! It’s always nice to meet and chat to customers, thankfully the weather just to say held off and it only started as I was packing up for the day. I wanted to say thanks as it’s important to remember that Little Wren Pottery wouldn’t be able to continue to exist without you.
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8 May 13

Yarn bowl styles

Sometimes I get asked what’s the difference between your two styles of yarn bowl?

The differences start even before the piece is made in the raw materials that go into making each yarn bowl. The size of the piece of clay thats used to throw the different styles varies between 1 kilo and 1.3 kilos. In making these pieces there is only so much clay to go into it and generally that helps in achieving the same sizes time after time.

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