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Bella Freud

Coveting knitwear is a very, very bad habit I have. I routinely (though not necessarily wisely) purchase lots of cashmere and extra fine merino in the end-of-season sales. 463 more words

Things I Love

The Spanish tradition of 'transhumancia'

Having lived and knitted in Spain, from time to time, I realize how little I know about Spanish wool and sheep. Mind you, I know precious little about sheep and wool in general. 1,098 more words


Swobo Men's Merino Trad Long Sleeve Cycling Jersey, Cranberry, Small

Our TRAD wool jersey has become synonymous with Swobo. It is where we started back in 1992 and has been a staple ever since. It has changed a little bit over the years, but has always kept one notion in mind: form and function. 49 more words

Another Day, Another Project

I decided that since I’m making such great progress with all the projects on needles that I could start another project. 😱

Yeah…truth is my practice dye lots are calling me with an almost supernatural power. 352 more words


Minus33 Merino Wool for Winter

I was recently asked about Minus33 Merino wool clothing. I wrote about it in my Layers – Shelter article but I didn’t mention specific clothing items for a base layer. 710 more words

Gear & Equipment

Kit Review - 'Super Domestique' Jersey by Eleven Velo

Super Domestique Jersey – $130 Australian (approx £75)

We’re all familiar with internet shopping. There’s nothing about buying some cycling kit online that is going to cause any great surprise. 673 more words


Sneak Peek

My growing stack of hand-knit socks.