The worst enemy of wool is a clothes moth. Here in our wool store, the shelving is made of Cedar of Lebanon, which has a natural camphor component in its resin. In addition, in this picture you can see a necklace of conkers strung across the room just below the ceiling. As the conkers decay, […]
From 10th to 18th October, the Campaign for Wool is running events in London, including a Wool BnB. We are thrilled that our cushion covers feature in the furnishings. Hopefully the press, who are staying there in the preview week, will enjoy a little bit of country-comes-to-town.
Terry’s facebook fans asked for a picture of him in his birthday suit when he was shorn after Woolfest….. It was quite a big fleece!
Amidst strong winds and driving rain, Exmoor Horn Wool was lucky enough to share a marquee with Tortie Eveleigh and artist Janet Jarvis at the Western Counties Heavy Horse Event, held at Jonathan and Fiona Waterer’s, Chittlehampton, on 20th and 21st August. Here is Jonathan harnessing three Shire horses to demonstrate his topper. And here’s […]
Here’s the Fleece Competition marquee at the Dunster Show, where there were a record 69 entries. A tumbling fleece alongside the flower arrangement also includes David Bawden’s grandfather’s shearing handpiece from the 1920s, which is still in working order.
Here’s our stand at Woolfest, manned by Julian, with Richmond’s multi-prizewinning fleece in the left foreground, and Maria Flood’s crocheted bunting around the tables.
Exmoor Horn Wool is busy at Woolfest 2016. We have taken Terry the Ram. He seems to be the star of the show and loves posing for a photo……
It may be April, but the weather still feels like an extension of winter! Here’s some March-born lambs – good job Hornies are tough……
Here are some pictures from our visit to Swift’s in Loughborough on Monday. They are a long-established traditional hosiery manufacturer, with an incredibly skilled workforce. We are pleased to be able to support British manufacturing.