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Kemps lucky dip

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Purlesque Sun 01-Dec-13 18:57:12

Yes it's all king cole bamboo cotton, same colour and weight.
It wasn't that clear on the website.

tweetytwat Sun 01-Dec-13 10:51:56

So did you get 500g of the same yarn, just what yarn you get is a mystery? I looked at the website yesterday but wasn't sure if you'd get a ball of Robin, 2 balls of Bonus etc just all in the same colour.

I've still got loads of that Ethical Twist they had ages ago blush

Purlesque Sun 01-Dec-13 10:49:42

I paid £6 and £4 p&p but these balls go for £4 per ball so I made a bit of a saving. I wish I'd got more to make the postage more worthwhile.
I'm quite please!

MiaowTheCat Sun 01-Dec-13 09:06:06

I'm just shocked they've made it as far as the internet! Well if it's any help - my mother lives in the bloody shop half of the time and seems to love it, and she's a right "thrifty" shopper when it comes to yarn (for thrifty translate "I'm not bloody paying THAT for a ball"). Therefore probably half of my kids' wardrobe is from the Kemps clearance pile over the years.

Purlesque Sat 30-Nov-13 13:36:50

Um, I don't know yet but I'm thinking along the lines of hat and gloves.
I ordered some and I got 500g of purple king cole bamboo, it's lovely, but not really for gloves I don't think.
My friend is having a baby girl so I'll do some matching stuff, it's a nice shade.

MrsOsbourne Fri 29-Nov-13 16:36:46

I haven't ordered any but on Ravelry there is a Kemps group and one of the conversations was about previous lucky dips - some people got nice stuff but many were upset that the "Wool" was acrylic .
Kemps call all their yarn whether Acrylic/cotton/wool "Wool".

What are you thinking of making ?

Purlesque Fri 29-Nov-13 16:22:07

Has anyone ordered these?
There were 2 options, £5 for 500g or £6 for 500g of same colours and weight.
Did you get a good bundle?
Postage is expensive.

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