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Becky J
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Proper Woolly? Proper Amazing!
What an amazing show! For those of you that attend Wonder Wool or Yarndale then you may not be as impressed as I was, but, as I'm someone who can't manage to attend those shows, it was truly amazing! So much fibre and yarn in one place - I really was a chil...

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Off to the Proper Woolly Show
On Saturday, Lulus and I are off to the Proper Woolly show in Devon. It's the first of its kind where all the fibre artists; yarn, spinning and weaving suppliers; etc...  come together in one venue in the South West. There will be demonstrations and worksho...

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Wingham Wool Wonderland!
LIn my last post I talked about a few 'little' purchases that I had made when Wingham Wool visited Cornwall. I was like a child in a sweet shop! Perhaps you'd like to see them? This is one of the wool batts that I bought. It's a mix of merino, silk and cott...

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Wingham Wool Wonderland!
In my last post I talked about a few 'little' purchases that I had made when Wingham Wool visited Cornwall. I was like a child in a sweet shop! Perhaps you'd like to see them? This is one of the wool batts that I bought. It's a mix of merino, silk and cotto...

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A Spinning Masterclass with Ruth Gough from Wingham Wool Works
Today I was fortunate enough to attend a spinning class led by the expert spinner Ruth Gough of Wingham Wool. Each year, Ruth and her husband bring much of their supplies to Cornwall where they sell their fibres and other products in Marazion village hall a...

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What's On Your Wheel?
I'm currently spinning with a few different fleeces. Last year I bought some beautiful Gotland that I have washed a little at a time and slowly combed and spun.  It has been a bit tedious to prepare: hand combing individual locks; careful storing so that th...

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A Spin and A Splash!
Here is my latest
spinning.     It’s a merino and
silk blend batt from Wingham Wool. Each year they come down to Cornwall and bring with them a huge lorry of
fibre, hire a community hall and set up shop. I walk around dribbling at all
the lush fibre! I’m su...

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A New Direction
I've had a break,
recharged my batteries and feel ready to take my blog forward. My interests
have evolved over the last 18 months and I have had time to focus on new crafts
and skills. I have been very busy and, along with some major changes in both my
hom...
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