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.
Thank you to our model and his English springer spaniels for showing off our hard-wearing socks
Here are our socks worn by real people rather then dummies – ideal for working in the countryside or walking the dogs, though two of the dogs seem a bit camera shy!
This most attractive cushion was designed and knitted by Pat Maaz – thank you Pat!