News from WoolNEss; our castlemilk moorit wool exploration and the small matter of a big change – the name of the podcast.
This is a short-ish episode for those new to Wool Exploration, or need a reminder about our approaches to the exploration challenge.
This is the final show of the year – I am trying to dispense with the C word in this episode. There are plenty of great people writing great things about gifts for knitters and how to do last minute gift knitting – there’s not much of that here – other than our own small gestures swap – just the usual wooliness and japes with me!
I’m delighted to bring you this episode on demystifying machine knitting with Mica Koehlmos. Ever thought knitting with machine might be interesting? Ever thought its cheating and not “hand-made”? Gather ’round, pals!
Inflamed about wool? (Grumpy sheep is eye-rolling you) either you don’t know about the amazing variety of wool available or you don’t want to!
Our woolly muckers this yarn are Liz, Nora and Delyse and they did a blind swatch of The Fibre Company’s new British yarn, Lore
Our Woolly Mucker reviewers are looking at Shropshire Ply – a blend of Shophsire, BFL, Welsh Mule and Merino Shetland X.
Today’s episode is mainly about wool and knitting, but the title stands as a good reminder that my views do often extend beyond this!