Waltham Abbey Wool Show

WAWS at Home Show details Waltham Abbey Wool Show at Home takes on Sunday 17 January 2021 and I'm taking part as an exhibitor. The show opens at 9 am on your computer, tablet or mobile. 9:00–12:00 - Zoom Exhibitor Marketplace - entry £2.00 9:00–17:30 - Exhibitor Facebook Lives 13:00–14:00 -…

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Wonderful Wonderwool Wales

Wonderwool Wales - Sometimes Things Go to Plan! I've wanted to go to Wonderwool Wales for several years, but we have always been busy that weekend. Usually I go to Quilts UK in Malvern a few weeks later, however, this year, I'm involved in Woollen Woods instead (more on this later). He…

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The Big Textile Show

There seems to be at least one yarn or textile festival every weekend at the moment.  I've been suffering from real indecision about which ones to visit.  Last weekend was one of my few free weekends until December, so it was fantastic to be able to visit a local event.…

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Twist Collection

Twist Collection Sometimes I knit swatches just because I like the look of a stitch pattern and I'm curious as to how something as simple as knit and purl stitches can create the pattern. Twist Collection started from that sort of curiosity. I'd seen a stitch pattern that looked woven…

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A Tale of Two Yarns
What I saw when I chose the yarn - Noro Kureyon Sock

A Tale of Two Yarns

With some yarns it is love at first sight, while others take longer to appreciate. As you might imagine, loving colour, I find it hard to resist Noro Yarns yarns, although, I’m trying, since when I buy one, I usually just look at it for weeks (even months) because I cannot…

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