Marriner Flock | 12 week lamb scan…

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Good news – after getting friendly with our rams Baarney and Hercules in November, our ladies were scanned this week to find out how many baby lambs will be joining us in spring. Just like humans, ewes are scanned around the 10/12 week point to find out the number of lambs they carry.

The vet uses an ultrasound scanner to determine how many lambs each ewe is carrying to then mark the sheep’s back with a specific colour.

Watch our video below where Rhos explains how the coloured dots indicate how many lambs we can expect:

We have only five ewes that are not carrying any lambs, but they may still come to be mothers in the future. This means that in the spring we will have our whole field full of lambs. We have lots of ewes expecting…

Lets twist and shout about our new Marriner Twister Collection!

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Here at Marriners we are happy to introduce another collection of multi coloured yarns just for you. Bringing a whole new meaning to knitting with a twist this bank holiday!

The range consists of 6 fresh colours  ~ Angel Pink, Graphite, Aqua, Pink Fashion, Blue Lagoon and Ruby.

This new Twister collection is at an amazing price of only £1.50 – WOW!

Get yours today on

Happy knitting everyone!


Mega Magic Sale Blowout! — 95p while stocks last

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Add a little Magic to your life!

Mega Magic Sale BlowOut! – 95p while stocks last!

Hi Everyone,

We are having a wonderful clearance sale on our Mega Magic Super Chunky yarn. It’s now at the amazing price of just 95p, saving you £1.00! While stocks last, so hurry and get yours today!

Buy online on our site or buy in store in any Shaws Direct (Shaws the Drapers) shop.

We are also giving away free downloadable patterns with each online order*.


Happy Easter!

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A Very Happy Easter from all at Marriner Yarns!

In our last newsletter we announced the arrival of the new Smooth Touch Cotton Look yarn. This has been a huge success and we can’t wait to see some of your knitted garments made from this new yarn. So don’t be shy and send them in!

Another great success has been our free downloadable patterns, which can be acquired alone or along with a purchase of our 

New Collection

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SHHHHH! New collection at Marriner Yarns.

Here at Marriner we are busy preparing for the arrival of our brand new collection of ‘Smooth Touch’.
These 100g double knit balls look like cotton and feel like cotton.
The range will be available in 7 plain colours and also in 3 multi colours.

Smooth Touch Plain

We couldn’t wait to show you how fantastic the…

Daffodil mural to be created at hospice

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We are delighted that such a great charity is using our yarn for this wonderful mural. So come on friends, let’s get knitting #marrineryarns. This is a fantastic idea to generate support for #mariecurie. Thank you.

Can you help create a giant daffodil for Marie Curie? Staff at the charity’s Penarth hospice are calling on knitters to help creative a wall mural of the Marie Curie logo – but need help from patients, family and supporters.Screen Shot 2017-02-24 at 11.18.42

Knitting Show Prize Draw

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Prize Draw Results!

Exclusive to the Ally Pally Knitting Show, a competition to win four £50 Vouchers.


Hi there,

For the first time, Marriner Yarns has made an appearance at one of the many knitting shows run across the country. We were very happy to be a part of the Ally Pally Knitting Show,  held in Alexandra Palace, London, and the whole event was a huge success for our team; being able to advertise our brand to a nation…