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Shetland Wool Week

24.09.2016 - 09.10.2016

This year there will be an extensive range of exhibitions, classes and events, which will cover many different subjects. These will include; weaving, spinning, dyeing, Fair Isle and lace knitting as well as many other fascinating subject areas. Events will

Woolly Hat Day – Friday 14th October


Host an event – home or shop or indeed – by the seaside!  This is your event….you can shape it, style it, sail it away!  It could be Knitting Hats, Scarves or simply Host a Woolly Talk, or sit on

The CFW’s UK Wool Week

10.10.2016 - 16.10.2016

Heralding its 7th year, The Campaign for Wool announces UK Wool Week 2016, 10th – 16th October This October, The Campaign for Wool will mark its seventh successful year with its annual ‘Wool Week’. Taking place from the 10th –

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_8260131 Woolly Weekend in The Cheese Hub at The Big Feastival

For the second year running The Campaign for Wool has collaborated with Alex James Presents at The Big Feastival over the August Bank Holiday. The festival is held on Alex James’s farm in the Cotswolds, offering a relaxed family environment,

Screen Shot 2016-04-26 at 22.36.08 We Meet Fi Scott of Make Works

For the next in our series of #WoolWorks interviews we met up with Fi Scott, Founder of Make Works, a directory which promotes UK manufacturing. We love your business! Please introduce the concept of Make Works Make Works is a

Patrick head shot Patrick Byrne, Menswear Designer

We meet some incredibly talented designers and makers who love wool, each of them has a fascinating story to tell and we’re always interested in hearing their views on the industry. We hope you enjoy our first ‘Wool Works’ chat with

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sheep image We Love Wool – Symposium

 The Selvedge Wool Symposium Introduction from Polly Leonard- Founder Selvedge magazine. Christien Meidertsma- Dutch artist and designer who explores the life of raw materials in her work.   Adam Atkinson- Founder of British leather-goods brand Cherchbi, who’s products are made using Herdwick

Screen Shot 2016-09-16 at 09.39.34 Slowing Down Fast Fashion Wins at London Fashion Film Festival

Documentary ‘Slowing Down Fast Fashion’ wins Best Fashion Documentary at London Fashion Film Festival [LFFF] The documentary about the world’s unsustainable addiction to fast fashion presented by musician Alex James has won a prestigious film award. ‘Slowing Down Fast Fashion’