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DIY RYA Rug Kits

Paivatar DIY RYA Rug Kit

DIY RYA Rug Kits I am often asked if I could sell yarns for those who would like to design their own rya, rather than following a specific pattern. In the past […]

PDF Patterns

Paivatar Suomi Socks

PDF Patterns I have written a few patterns for knitting and nalbinding and have these available in downloadable PDF format. However, due to EU VAT laws on digital downloads, VAT has to […]

Shipping Rates

Shipping Rate Estimates Here is a table of approximate shipping rates depending on Parcel size and Weight to different Countries.Most parcels are shipped by Royal Mail, Tracked and Signed For. If you […]

Returns Policy

Returns Policy All of my items are handmade and or hand-dyed (by myself) so there will be variations in the colours, size or style in each listing. If you are unhappy with […]

Natural Dyes

Natural Plant Dyes Since I work with natural plant dyes on a daily basis, I have added some of the dyes to my Web Shop, for others who wish to work with […]

Cryptocurrency Payments


Cryptocurrency Payments I am now able to accept some forms of Cryptocurrency Payments. Why am I accepting Crytocurrency? I think that we are now living in a changing world. Our banks and […]


Handspun Bamboo

PAIVATAR Hand Spun Art Yarns I hand spin yarns in small quantities, using a blend of natural plant dyed wool, Cotton, Hemp and Flax plant based fibres. Please Note:Due to a sudden […]

Sashiko Threads

Paivatar Sashiko Threads

Natural Plant Dyed Sashiko Threads These are naturally plant dyed Sashiko threads. The yarns that I use for these kits are pure Egyptian cotton, or linen/bamboo blend threads. The yarns are all […]