This is a short-ish episode for those new to Wool Exploration, or need a reminder about our approaches to the exploration challenge.
Welcome to this special episode of the podcast, which focuses on the North Atlantic Sheep and Wool Conference, which I attended in Uist, in September.
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
Plaw Hatch Farm is a 200 acre biodynamic farm in Sussex, England. The shepherdess of the Plaw Hatch flock of sheep is Gala, [@FarmerGala on Instagram] and I was delighted when she got in touch recently to ask if the woolly muckers would like to try some of her organic yarn.
This is a special installment featuring some of the vendors from The Meet The Shepherdess event, at Edinburgh Yarn Festival 2018.
There’s just a few more days to submit your Jacobs reviews via ravelry and the google form, so that I can collate those reviews for episode 104.
Our next breed for exploration is the noble Teeswater.
I love exploring local wool and I love that you love exploring your local wool. It is great to read about your local wool finds on your blogs, on ravelry and on social media and every once in a while you feel you want to share them with me. That is really moving beyond words.
This is a special two part episode of the KnitBritish podcast, where I visit Uist Wool. Grab a cuppa and a WIP!