Category Archives: Woolfest

Yarn Fest Fever

  It is that time of year again. For the last couple of months, Woolfest has been mentioned at knit group as least once or twice during the evening. We are heading to Cumbria as a group of six this year. Our … Continue reading

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Where does time go? Woolfest recap at last

I cannot believe it has been two full weeks since I went to Woolfest. I feel like I spent a few hours at Woolfest in the middle of holidays with my family, finished said holidays a couple days after, came … Continue reading

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Sharing the love for spinning

It is this time of year when my spinning wheel calls my name again and again. I have not responded much to it, but I am dying to sit in front of it and admire the magical process of transforming … Continue reading

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Fluff and stuff: a Woolfest haul

Just like last year, I had in mind that I wouldn’t buy yarn at Woolfest, because I have enough at home to open a yarn shop. There were a few tools that I wanted to find, and I had made … Continue reading

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Do you know where I left my car keys? ….. The after effects of spending time with women of a certain age!

Yes……. we made it ……we survived Woolfest 2014! For myself, it has taken almost a full week to recover from the excitement.  For Aurelie, I fear the consequences could be much worse. You will probably realise by now the fondness … Continue reading

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Woolfest: Are you Ready?

It is this time of the year already, when we are getting excited because Woolfest is approaching. In fact, it is approaching so fast that Woolfest 2014 is happening… next week! Those of you who have been following the blog … Continue reading

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Woolfest – Episode 4: Gotland, what else?

While my dear co-blogger is relaxing on white sand beaches, with turquoise sea, and woolly surroundings, I have free reins to tell you about her recent crush on handsome salt-and-pepper hairy boys, with lots of curls and a very tender … Continue reading

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