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Welcome to The Yarn Blog

The Scottish Borders is famous for its writers and storytellers. We plan to bring you our own stories including behind the scenes at My Cosy Store, history and heritage, Scottish country lifestyle, guides to knitwear and much more…

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The Ultimate Gift Guide

22 November 2021

When we are in the gifting season there is always at least one tricky person on the list to buy for. We have gathered up the best cashmere […]

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Comfort in Kindness – Self-Care Starts with You

18 November 2021

If the pandemic has taught us one thing it is self-care. It is more important than ever to look after ourselves on the inside and outside. This needn’t […]

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Enemies of Cashmere

31 October 2021

Cashmere accessories are treasured by all that own them. Like any precious item, you want to protect it and keep it just perfect. For a precious fibre like […]

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Gloves Galore! Choosing the Perfect Pair

20 October 2021

When it comes to a chilly day there is nothing worse than that tingle of coldness down to your fingertips.  That is why gloves are an absolute must-have […]

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Cosy Pleasures – The Hygge Life

30 September 2021

At My Cosy Store a concept that we live for is hygge – pronounced “hoo-gah”. If you’ve never heard of hygge let us explain it to you.  Hygge […]

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Cosy Pleasures – Autumn Drinks

23 September 2021

The world is ever-changing, and we are all feeling stress and pressure in new ways. It is becoming ever more important for us all to take a little […]

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What is Cashmere?

11 August 2021

Your frequently asked questions about cashmere – what it is, where it comes from and how it turned into fibre – answered. What is Cashmere? In short, cashmere […]

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Cashmere vs Lambswool vs Merino

11 August 2021

Cashmere, lambswool and merino are all types of wool from natural animal fibres.  Here, we explain the differences between these popular luxury wools – where they come from, […]

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How to look after your cashmere accessories

11 August 2021

There are a few basic rules for care that if you stick to will extend the life of your cashmere and keep you cosy for longer.  Well cared […]

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Caring for Your Cashmere Socks

11 August 2021

Cashmere socks are a treasured self-care item, and a little TLC can extend the life of your favourite cashmere socks and bed socks.   Wearing Cashmere Socks When […]

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