About Dizzy Tyke

Why Dizzy Tyke Designs !

As a Yorkshire Lass I  will always be a Tyke at heart and my friends keep telling me I’m a bit Dizzy for following my dream to work full time with  Yarn, Wool, Fiber and fabric.  I am a crafter with over 50 years experience, who majors on knitting, spinning, yarn dying and weaving along with sewing.  I teach both knitting and sewing to beginners and helping the more experience to develop their skills base.

Designing and produce high quality, well finished patterns, project packs and off the shelf goods from across the handcraft spectrum for in the home and wearing. I will also undertake bespoke and commissioned work.

All of my goods are produced by me at home in a smoke free environment , so no factory, out sourcing or overseas production.

I take great pride in choosing the right materials for each item, to ensure the appearance right whilst maintaining attention to detail in quality,  finish and durability, with  the range of yarn and fabric mixes and qualities  fit all pockets and project types.  Many of my yarns are pure wool from traceable UK producers.

My love of  short rows and cables means will be a reoccurring element in many of my knitting designs. If you see something that takes your fancy but would like a sight variation, get in touch and I am sure I will be able to accommodate you.

‘Off the Shelf’ items are all hand made by me, so no factors or outsourcing and if you want to commission an item, get in touch using one of hate mediums at the bottom of the page and we can discuss your requirements. 

My range of designer cushions is expanding, with themes ranging from Triathlon to Yoga and Camper Vans to horse riding, they come finished with fillers perfect for gifts.  Many of the fabrics I use are end of role or repurposed new products ( e.g excess store stock such as  new curtains or  throws), I also source fabric sample books from stores that are replacing them, these make amazing appliqué fabrics. This material sourcing process enables me to minimise production costs and to  put perfectly good materials back into the production cycle in this throw away world.  However, this does mean there may only limited stock / production of each material combination

All items come with care instructions.

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Refunds and Exchanges.

If the item faulty or not as description, I will accept returns within 7 days of you receiving it.
Return postage costs will not be refunded unless a mistake was made on my part.
If you wish to return an item please contact me before doing so.

Custom and Commission Orders.
Work  will commence once payment is received and an estimated dispatch date is agreed.
I only accept refunds on custom orders only if there is a fault with my work or mistake on my part.
I will not accept cancellation of orders once work has commenced.
If return of a custom or commission order has been agreed, you MUST send the whole consignment for dispatched and return within 3 days.

Post and Packing.

Are Post and Package included on site is for Mainland UK ONLY, all other locations post and package is displayed at checkout.

UK – Parcels post all of items via tracked Hermes or Royal Mail
Envelopes that are able to travel by Royal Mail on a standard fist call stamp will be dispatched in this way.

International Parcels
Packages and Parcels for  all of items are sent via tracked Royal Mail.
International buyers are responsible for any and all duties and custom fees.
I always obtain proof of postage and if an item or package gets lost in the post, Dizzy Tyke Designs cannot be held responsible.   

Deb The Dizzy Tyke