Unravel in Farnham, British yarn and buttons

with 10 Comments

I think that for this event I will let the photos speak for themselves. I had a great day with Cecile who also wrote about the event on Ways of the Whorl and I bought some lovely colourful yarn and a swift that I am already making good use of.

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Shoshana from Hampshire Weavers, Spinners and Dyers Guild on her inkle loom
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I bought my swift and lots of smaller size needles from Tall Yarns
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I stopped to admire Allison Ellen's hand knitwear - beautiful stuff.
Tessa Wolfe Murray sitting and making buttons
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Buttons I bought from Tessa Wolfe Murray for my sister
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Cecile buying Gotland fleece from Well Manor Farm
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Gotland lace yarn I bought from Well Manor Farm - I already began using it for a lace shawl and it's so nice and soft
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Natural Dye Studio stall where I bought some lovely natural dyed rosa BFL
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Bob and Michelle Green's stall where we had a long chat about natural dyes and Cecile bought their natural dye kit to have some wood chips to experiment with
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BFL sock yarn from Easyknits for John to knit a pair of socks with. I love the names on their yarns.

10 Responses

  1. ubiuykuzr
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    kyGUmy nyvjvmtqrlfb

  2. Mircea
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    Appatrnely this is what the esteemed Willis was talkin’ ’bout.

  3. Amy Diprose
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    Hi there, I am trying to contact a business that appears in one of your pictures from the Unravel Festival in Farnham in Feb 2011. I am trying to reach One of a Kind to buy some more wool to complete a project. Can you please post any contact details if you have them, many thanks, Amy 

  4. CRYSTAL DOREN
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    I felt as if i was at a yarn party!

    • eddieduckling
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      Yes it was wonderful!

  5. […] Grey Duckling did and kindly allowed me to share some with you. She’s also blogged about it here. The stall of the Natural Dye Studio, photo courtesy of the Grey […]

  6. Cecile
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    ooh what shawl did you start with the laceweight from Well Manor Farm?

    • eddieduckling
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      I began the Raindrop shawl by Renee Strouts. The yarn is amazingly soft and wonderful.
      Eddie

  7. eddieduckling
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    Thanks Debbie, It was a wonderful day out. Eddie

  8. Debbie
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    Looks like a great day out.  I like the buttons.