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New Year Knitting

Happy 2017! We have lots of new designs on the way this year, including more additions to the 'introduction to knitting with texture' range- notebook and yarn at the ready! If you'd like to be kept up to date on the latest kit launches, please sign up for the newsletter (or pop over and follow [...]

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Notonthehighstreet Magic Of Gifting

This week we're taking part in the Notonthehighstreet #magicofgifting event, to introduce the people elves who make your Christmas gifts. You can find lots of interesting behind-the-scenes posts from notonthehighstreet partners by following the hashtag #magicofgifting on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter all week.Day 1: Meet the MakerHello! I’m Addy, the pattern designer and handknitter at Gift Horse [...]

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Little Hoot Sewing Kit

Today we've been putting together a brand new sewing kit to make our Little Personalised Hoots (for those who prefer their sewing needles to their knitting needles!) The sewing kits will contain everything needed, including handknitted pieces in various colours (among them a Christmasssy snowy owl colour) ready to be assembled and made into a chunky [...]

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New Designs

We have some brand new designs on the way! This new range of knitting kits is an introduction to knitting with texture, and will be available in our store (and notonthehighstreet shop) very soon.(Pictured- our favourites, Welsh Mountain Sheep and some multicolour Mermaids)

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Let's Knit Magazine Giveaway Winners

Congratulations to the six winners of our Little Red Teddy Knit Kit from the Let's Knit Magazine Issue 102 giveaway- Janice, Carole, Suman, Mairietta, Jane and Dianne- we're packing your kits up today!

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Our New Charity Knitting Kit

Exciting news! We're going to be donating all of the profits from our upcoming new knitting kit to a very good cause- all money made from our Marmalade Pup kit will be going to Many Tears Animal Rescue, a no-kill centre that takes in and rehomes dogs in the most desperate situations. They are always [...]

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Designing Some New Knits!

The very best part of knitting is sitting down with a big stack of yarn to design new things- here's a little peek at the very latest!

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Lots and lots of Hoots!

We recently made and personalised nearly 80 of our handknitted Little Hoots for a Cardiff-based company to give as Christmas gifts to their employees- here are just a very small selection in progress (all the owls were knitted in blues and purples- the company colours)They were really fun to make (and all the recipients loved [...]

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New Downloadable Knitting Patterns

We often get requests for downloadable knitting patterns (especially from our overseas customers) so we're very happy to introduce the first two patterns in our brand new PDF collection, Snowflake Teddy and Baby Hoots!(we'll be adding more knitting patterns very soon, so if you'd like to be kept up to date with new additions please sign [...]

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