We made a mistake: we gave you wrong information. You cannot claim a UK VAT refund with the paper or e-receipts from our market stall. SORRY. All of you who are affected by this are asked to get in touch so that we can compensate you for our error. However, we can now sell tax free to non-EU customers using our credit card machine. Remember to ask for this service when you are making your purchase.
Those of you who are frequent visitors to the site will have noticed that our prices for the Principal Collection have just increased. This is due to an unexpected increase in our yarn costs, brought about by a huge Chinese demand for raw superfine merino yarn. We can only apologize for this increase mid-season. It is beyond our control.
The period of free shipping to all destinations has now ended. A contribution towards shipping costs has been re-introduced throughout the range of products available according to the weight of the purchase. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and hope that this will not deter you from investing in the BAKKA product of your choice.
Are you going to Edinburgh in August? BAKKA will be at Selvedge Fair in the Dovecot Studios on Saturday 19th, 11am - 5pm.
All items from the principal collection will be for sale, you will be able to feel their softness and try them on, and there will also be a small selection of hand-knit hats and lace shawls for sale and to order. We look forward to your visit.
For further information about the Selvedge Fair Edinburgh, please visit www.selvedgemagazine.com and follow @selvedgemagazine.
We have had various requests for information about stockists in Shetland. A selection of BAKKA items is on sale in the Tourist Office in Lerwick, in the Shetland Textile Museum at Gremista and in the shop at the Bonhoga Gallery, Weisdale. Also, BAKKA has obtained the necessary paperwork, and we will have a stall in Harrison Square, Lerwick (on the front next to the public toilets) on many of the days throughout the summer when there is a visiting cruise liner in port. Here you will be able to find the complete range of BAKKA products, and also some hand-knitted lace shawls in...