#LoveLocalWool

WoolWork is the new name for KnitBritish Join me on my journey of woolly discovery celebrating the unique characteristics of local wool, from sheep to skein, to finished object. You can visit knitbritish.net and follow me on twitter and IG @_woolwork

Episode 124 Crafting in the time of corona; how's that going for you?

07-05-2020

Just a quick check in and a few thoughts on what my creative habits are currently reduced to. A few wee notes at: https://wp.me/p303nu-4vF

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episode 123 - Hebridean Charm

16-04-2020

Full links and notes can be found at https://wp.me/p303nu-4sF Today is all about Hebridean Wool Exploration! It was quite hard to record the podcast today, but we could all use a small distraction from the Covid Scourge, right? Stay safe!

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WoolWork Rewind: Jamiesons of Shetland Episode 30

01-03-2020

I'm on hiatus but here is an episode from the back catalogue - visit the shownotes for more info: https://bit.ly/2Tq0oJS

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Episode 122 - Festive, with air quotes

21-12-2019

Last show of the year and we have #WoolExploration with Welsh Mountain wool group!. www.knitbritish.net/ep122

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episode 121 a kind of magic

29-11-2019

I talk to Esther Rutter whose book This Golden Fleece was recently published by Granta. There's chat about the TinCanKnitsAlong and I bring you a talk by Alice Underwood about the role of the Rare Breed Survival Trust www.knitbritish.net/ep121

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Episode 120 Something new

26-10-2019

Back for winter and with a new name! All shownotes and links at http://www.knitbritish.net/ep119 (no, the website hasn't changed yet!) You ca also find me on IG https://www.instagram.com/_woolwork/. Music is by David Mumford on FreeMusicArchive

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Episode 119 - What's in a name?

11-08-2019

A pretty bumper episode. There is a wee bit about my trip to woolness; our castilemilk moorit exploration and some news about WoolWork - the new name for the KB podcast. www.knitbritish.net/ep119

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Episode 118 - Hand-making in Archives: Cleekit Gloves

30-06-2019

A talk on archived letters related to cleekit gloves. This was a craft distinct from knitting and crochet! Read the full shownotes and see images at at https://www.knitbritish.net/ep118

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Episode 117 - The wool that keeps on giving!

25-05-2019

Today we have wool exploration with one of my favourites and it is just lovely to hear what our explorers think of Wensleydale. I also discuss the life (so far) of my Lush. I rant about visually inaccessible patterns too! Shownotes: knitbritish.net/ep117

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Episode 116 You say shhheviutt and I say Cheeveeitt....

04-05-2019

A little short on creative energy but here is some wool exploration with Cheviot and a little wool news - full notes at http://www.knitbritish.net/ep116

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