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Fashion Revolution - Who Made Your Clothes?

Tomorrow is Fashion Revolution Day. This day asks people to think about who made the clothes you are wearing.

This question started to form in my head a few years ago, which is one of the reasons why I started… 387 more words


Knit and Knot - Knotted Steek Tutorial

Yesterday I launched my new pattern: Tom of da Peathill; a fitted men’s cardigan in three sizes, inspired by the natural shades of Foula Wool… 758 more words


What is That?! Wednesday- Darning Mushroom

Well quite obviously, it’s a mushroom. There’s a mildly amusing story behind mine, I asked my Mum for one for Christmas so she wrote ‘mushrooms’ on her shopping list just in case I saw it, but then she went out and accidentally bought some edible mushrooms! 185 more words

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Weird Wool Wednesday: moths with scissors

One evening, I was merrily spinning some wool:

When in the corner of my eye something wooly was not right:

not right at all…

?!?!! 372 more words

Weird Wool Wednesday

Fixing a GIANT Hole

Back in 2012, I knit my mom some mittens out of a beautiful batt that I spun in to a scant 100 yards of alpaca yarn. 311 more words


What a lovely evening!!!

More photos to follow!

Thanks to everyone who gave their time and effort to make it happen.

We’re now busy getting ready for this Saturday’s repair cafe at St George’s Church from 11am-2pm. 53 more words