Limited edition Mendip yarn

Cast on your next craft project with some calm hand-dyed yarn colours.

#OutOfTheDarkMAL2024

Make along with Marina

Bring a little joy to the dark of winter and join the Out of the Dark Make-Along, crafting with Marina Skua yarn, knitting patterns and fibre.

1st January–20th March 2024.

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Three skeins of Mendip yarn in brown, pink and green, surrounded by autumn leaves

Local natural fibres

Get your hand-dyed yarn fix, guilt-free

You won't find any synthetic or superwash yarn here. It's all natural fibres sourced locally in the South-West of England from happy, healthy animals.

These are spun to a high standard by small UK mills and hand-dyed in small batches using environmentally conscious methods.

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Marina is sitting knitting with orange yarn on an orange sofa, wearing a hand-knitted jumper

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Episode 57 of the Podcast – A winter Make-Along, colourwork knitting in bright yarn and British wool spinning fibre

Episode 57 of the Podcast – A winter Make-Along, colourwork knitting in bright yarn and British wool spinning fibre

Patreon – subscribe for bonus content, yarn and pattern discounts and a lovely crafty community. Ko-fi – for if a one-off contribution is more your...

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Episode 56 of the Podcast – A hand-spun outfit, local farm yarns and first frost

Episode 56 of the Podcast – A hand-spun outfit, local farm yarns and first frost

In this episode I'm wearing an outfit made entirely of yarn that I dyed, spun, and knitted or wove. I'm enjoying working slowly with local...

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Episode 55 of the Marina Skua Podcast – Calm colours and weaving with hand-spun yarn

Episode 55 of the Marina Skua Podcast – Calm colours and weaving with hand-spun yarn

As the weather gets colder and the days get darker I'm working on more cosy craft projects, including some colourwork knitting, dyeing comforting colours on...

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Traceable yarn

Natural fibres grown on local farms, spun in small mills and hand-dyed, all in the UK.

Sustainable packaging

Yarn shipped in minimal packaging with plastic-free, home-compostable materials.

Colour support

Need help picking yarn colours? Email for photos of colour combinations.