Katie’s Kep – Shetland Wool Week Hat 2020

The 2020 Shetland Wool Week patron is Wilma Malcolmson, and her hat pattern, Katie’s Kep, is available for free on the Shetland Wool Week website. Shetland Wool Week is a world renowned celebration of Britain’s most northerly native sheep, the Shetland textile industry and the rural farming community on these islands. Shetland wool is a world…

Shetland Wool Week Annual

As Fall, or “hairst” as Shetlanders say, rolls around each year knitters have a lot to be excited about. ‘Tis the season for some of the big wool festivals in the US – most of which happened virtually this year. It also marks time for many of us who love traditional wools and designs to…

Project HandWork Stitches West 2020

Here are small, watermarked versions of the Project HandWork photos taken at STITCHES West in 2020. STITCHES is a big supporter of this project, and if you’d like to thank them for allowing me this space, send an email to exhibits@xrx-inc.com. I’d like to thank you for stopping by, for your words about the photos…