Note to self... a draft post is not the same as a scheduled one... oops! Another Friday! Here is what has caught my eye this week Fringe season is upon us in Edinburgh, and even includes a knitting...Read More
So I missed last week's round-up due to being down in Newcastle (and exhausted - but that is another story), so here is #3. Kaffe Fassett has a solo exhibition on at the Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museum from...Read More
Things which have caught my eye this week... This article by Fabrizio de' Marinis on 'Empire of Tartan' British Airways is apparently joining the 'slow TV' phenomenon - bringing selected programmes into their in-flight entertainment, with knitting being one of...Read More
I cannot believe that it is November already... and more importantly, it's Wovember! Time to celebrate all things sheepy!
A quick selction of links on Wool Week... (more…)
October 14-20 is UK Wool Week! Wool Week UK 2013 | Campaign for Wool.
We've seen an increase the costs of the natural shades of Shetland wool due to a decline of the herds which bred these colours but it seems as though wool generally is also going to see a price rise. Wool...Read More
This looks awesome... in a slightly bizarre kind of way. 5 hours of knitting on primetime Norwegian TV. NRK is hoping to beat the world record for 'Sheep to Sweater' live on air. (more…)
Ok, so I'm late on the bandwagon with this. But did anyone catch the BBC4 programme on Knitting in the 20th Century (up the 80s only unfortunately). Interesting programme. (more…)