Author Archives: Purl

CHRISTMAS COMPETITION

cashmere comfort toy

We have one very lovely, gorgeously soft Mrs Bunny cashmere comforter to give away. Knitted and made by hand by Purl English, England. Meet Mrs Bunny HERE in all her glory. For your chance to win please ‘LIKE’ us on our Facebook page and let us know what your favourite Christmas present was as a […]

HANDMADE IN BRITAIN

We’re delighted to announce we’ll be at the simply wonderful Chelsea Old Town Hall, London exhibiting at Handmade in Britain 16: The Contemporary Crafts & Design Fair for their 10th anniversary show. It shows over three days from 11th to 13th November, 2016 and celebrates the best in luxury, high-end design and craftsmanship from over […]

HEIRLOOM CASHMERE

Purl English Luxury Pure 100% Cashmere Wrap For Children

Here at Purl English we knit and Make-By-Hand, amongst other things, cashmere blankets for baby and small children as a gift to give as soon as they are born. We take great pride and satisfaction that our blankets envelop these new beings and protect them other first journey from hospital to home. What an honour […]

LET’S GET PERSONAL…!

The Perfect Baby Gift - Purl English Personalised Luxury Pure Cashmere Comfort Pillow For Babies

One of the great things about being a small “Made To Order” Knitwear Company, is that we are often asked to create bespoke ideas for clients. It is always fun to work alongside others and to tailor products to their exact requirements. From a creative view this liason is fantastic for inspiring new design directions. […]

PERFECT FOR SUMMER

Purl English Cashmere Baby Blankets - Flag Blanket Pure Cashmere

We all understand the comfort of Cashmere on a cold, wintry day but equally the properties of Cashmere work for the summer too. With a hot and steamy summer in Great Britain forecast, our pashmina weight baby blankets are fantastically versatile and very useful to put into your travel bag – brilliantly useful when ducking […]

SEEING STARS

Purl English Childrens Cashmere Stars Scarf

With all the excitement and controversy  of this years Oscars , Purl English would like to sprinkle a little stardust of our own on proceedings. We have designed this gorgeous “Stars” Scarf to add sparkle to your favourite under five’s day. Hand Made from super soft Pure Cashmere and adorned with golden felt stars – […]

CASHMERE COMFORT

cashmere comfort toy

The comfort blanket has come a long way since it was first introduced in the early 20th century. Originally termed a “security blanket”, it was quite literally for security and used to constrain babies in their cots. Very different from their modern use today – thankfully..! Comfort toys are particularly useful for babies between 4 […]

PEEPO CASHMERE SCARF

Way back in 2005, My mother bought the most fabulous book for my daughter who was then two. A book that I am sure has gone on to be a classic and is probably in most households up and down the country. If you haven’t had the pleasure of reading “PEEPO” to your tinies, by […]

FOLLOW THE STAR

Purl English Childrens Cashmere Shooting Star Scarf

We have just got back from the Country Living Christmas Fair in London and have had the most fabulous five days. We have had an amazing reaction to our new Winter 2015 Collection. The “Shooting Star” cashmere Scarf, was one of the most popular of our new Collection, designed to be a very special present for […]

MEET THE MAKER

In the run up to the Country Living Christmas Fair in Islington, we are delighted to have been featured in Country Living’s “Meet The Maker” series. “Purl studied at Leeds University and learned her trade there, in the old weaving and knitting sheds, with tutors still wearing their flat caps after having spent their working […]

GIFT FAIR TICKETS COMPETITION

We have two pairs of very special tickets to give away for the Country Living Christmas Gift Fair from 11th to 15th November at the Business Design Centre, Islington, London N1 OQH.  We will announce two lucky winners each to receive a pair of tickets enabling each of you to invite and bring along a […]

WELLCHILD CHRISTMAS FAIR

Wellchild Christmas Fair 2015

Daylesford Organic is an absolute institution in our neck of the woods. It really is the most fabulous destination if you are fortunate enough to be visiting the Cotswolds. Located just outside Kingham, this honey-hued farmstead is a veritable mecca to impeccable taste. Here you will discover a vast array of beautifully curated lifestyle goodies […]