Throws, Sheepskins etc.

hpim0868

Every sheepskin is different. Some have long and dramatic fleece, some short, soft and cosy, and in all sorts of natural colours.

We are just awaiting the latest batch to come back from Herefordshire-based organic tannery we are pleased to support.

Here we see throws in production on the loom:

img_1098

Our throws have been woven at a small family-run mill just down the road from Cwmchwefru.

img_1110

I like to do a bit of weaving too: here is a lovely chunky rug made from sheep fleece:

rug-weenielamb-001

Knitting

274

Sometimes I only knit one of a design… a real “designer original”…

 

100_6146

100_6431

100_6723

Others come in different colours and variations on a theme…

100_6178

Note that the wool shades change every year because the sheep fleeces change.

This is a popular design…

100_6184

…no worries about size…

100_6188

100_6179

…and a wonderful top layer.