Rainy Day Activities. A woollen flower brooch.

Rainy Day Activities - A Woollen Flower Brooch.

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Having been out for a 5 mile walk this morning, enjoying what…
A Hug For Vanessa

A Hug For Vanessa

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I've just come back from jolly old Hexham town, and a lovely…
Waterfall Shawl. Free form wool wrap

The Waterfall Shawl. Free Form Sculptural Textile Art.

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The Wool Clip has put on an exhibition at the Upfront Arts Gallery…
The Beast from the East

The Beast from the East Take Two - More Snow

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More snow! It would appear we are in the grips of 'The Beast…
A Deconstructed Jacket

A Deconstructed Jacket

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Jumping on the deconstructed band wagon, although I much prefer…
Facebook Live 28 Jan 2018

Facebook Live

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I did it! Facebook live that is. There were a couple of…

Turn and Face the Strange - Facebook Changes 2018

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So, Facebook is changing. Mark Zuckerberg has said that the changes…
Walking in Northumberland

That Old Chestnut - A Healthy Work Life Balance

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We’ve just got back from our second 4 mile walk in a fortnight.…
The Woolly Pedlar

Tales from the Woolly Garret. Looking back at 2017

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I'm on the wagon. The blogging wagon that is. I’d fallen off,…
On the road in September

Autumn Adventures to Yarndale and Perth

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September has seen The Woolly Pedlar on the road again. First…
Perth Festival of Yarn 2017

On the Road Again. More Tales from the Woolly Garret

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You may have read my previous blogpost, where I wrote about how…
On top of Great Cockup

Tales from the Woolly Garret. A Different Kind of Summer.

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For the past several years, summer would see me packing up the…

Well, that was fun! Open Studio & Garden Party 2017

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I cannot let the week go by without writing a quick blog post…
Looking for waste wool knitwear

Finding Recycled Wool Knitwear - it's easier said than done!

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If we've not met before, let me introduce myself. I'm The…
The Wool Clip Team at Woolfest 2017

Woolfest 2017 - Doing it Differently

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This year's Woolfest was a very different weekend to the three…
Getting ready for Woolfest 2017

Rage Against the Machine. Getting Ready for Woolfest 2017

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You can tell when I've got a big event on the horizon. I wake…
James and Amy with their upcycled wool bedspread

A Special Wedding Present from Recycled Woollens

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James and Amy live aboard this beautiful narrow boat, which…
Beltane Fire May 2017

Beltane Blessings! May Day Bank Holiday Clearance Sale

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Beltane Blessings!  It's the beginning of May, and I can't believe…
Double Moss Stitch

The Deftly Textured Sweater Pattern

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I've had a wonderful weekend. It's been the Easter weekend, with…
Looking Back Over Five Years Peddling My Wool by The Woolly Pedlar

Looking Back At The Past Five Years Peddling my Wool

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It's been an incredible five years. Six years ago I had to…
Spring Time Hexham

A Lovely Spring Day in Hexham

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Yesterday I had a lovely day in Hexham, my local market town.…
work experience Berlin

Getting Help from Berlin

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Nele has come from Berlin to Bridge Cottage, for six week's work…
The Wool Clip, Caldbeck, Cumbria.

Thrilled to be Joining The Wool Clip

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I've been bursting to share this news with you for some time…
Photo by Corinne Hills Photography

Woolly Hats in the Woods

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This blog post is a celebration of several things. Of…
Vibernum at Bridge Cottage

Tales From The Woolly Garret: The January Blues

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So, the tree's down and the kids have left to go back to their…
Tales Woolly Garret Learn Sew Book

Tales From the Woolly Garret. My Learn to Sew Book

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I actually squealed with delight when I unwrapped my parent's…
Happy New Year from The Woolly Pedlar

Tales from The Woolly Garret. Looking Back at 2016.

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I'm in that limbo land between Christmas and New Year, when…
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Happy Christmas - It's a wrap!

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Happy Christmas one and all! It’s time to leave the woolly…
Recycling Textiles Bristol

The Bristol Connection - Recycling Woollens in the UK

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We've been to Bristol for the weekend. 'Come for lunch' my in-laws…
Jeremy Corbyn supports small business

Jeremy Corbyn Supports The Woolly Pedlar

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Here at Woolly HQ, I am one very excited Woolly Pedlar. Jeremy…

Upcycled Hats from House of Cheviot Sock Tops

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They say when one door closes, another one opens. After Hawick…
Memory Products

In Memory of Aline - Memory Cushions for the Family.

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One of the lovely things about making bespoke and one off items,…

Scope Step Up to the Plate with Recycled Wool Textiles

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My quest for recycled wool textiles to recycle has taken many…

It's all gone a bit 'backendish' as they say in Weardale

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Before we moved to Bridge Cottage, Tim and I lived in Upper Weardale,…

Phew! I've Found My Mojo Again

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You'd have thought that coming back from my favourite festival,…

Take an Old Stripy Scarf...Upcycling Knitwear

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Every week I visit four charity shops in my home town of Hexham,…

Read All About It!

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Not exactly Harpers and Queen or Vogue, but hey, it's exposure…

Woolfest 2016

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It's a bit like Christmas. There's masses of work before hand,…

How much? For an Old Jumper! A Look at Pricing.

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They say that pricing is one of the hardest things to get right.…

Cycling Around Orkney

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Apparently it was my idea, though I suspect wine might have been…

How the Woolly Pedlar got her Name

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Back in 2011, my little upcycling business, The Woolly Pedlar…

Satisfied Customers

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Over on my Facebook page, I've been creating an album for the…

Zerowaste - Upcycling, upcycling and upcycling some more.

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By now you probably know that I upcycle preloved wool jumpers…

Digging Vintage!

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When Gayle from Vintage at the Tower in Corbridge invited me…

Take Two Boring Blue Jumpers ... Ecofashion!

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I love a felted wool jumper! When I'm on a jumper gathering mission,…

The Sad Demise Of Hawick Knitwear

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A year ago, on my birthday to be precise, I drove my van up the…

Are you on Instagram?

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Continuing my four part series on using social media for a small…

The Power of Twitter

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Following on from last week's post, about the Highs and Lows…

The Highs and Lows of Using Facebook as a Small Business

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Oh Facebook you fickle friend! You really have incensed me this…

Working with Recycled Wool - A Few Questions Answered

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Morning! It's a bit of a damp squib out there, and all intentions…

Feeling SO Supported

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I love my Facebook followers! This week I posted a photo of my…

Green Inspiration

Those of you who have followed my blogging for a while and have…

Think I'll keep this one!

It's a tough call, modelling ones' own work, especially when…

Christmas Markets Begin - Don't Panic Mrs Mainwaring!

If there were a theme tune running through my life over the next…
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