The Campaign for Wool
yesterday at 10:10. Facebook
Grown on pasture and sunshine - and in the case of this White Faced Woodland sheep, a breed originally from the Pennines, quite a bit of rain too!

Live naturally and #ChooseWool⠀

#wool #sheep #natural #susitainable #biodegradable #fashion #interiors #textiles #bedding #carpet #rugs #insulation
The Campaign for Wool
01/21/2017 at 20:31. Facebook
If you're on the hunt for #wool look no further than our #OneWool interiors gallery! [ Link ]

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The Campaign for Wool
01/21/2017 at 10:03. Facebook
Warped Textiles is pick of the week from our #OneWool interiors gallery.

Designer Chantal Allen runs Warped Textiles from her Glasgow studio, and cites Scandiavian influences in the collection of small-batch traditionally woven textiles that typically feature a palette of subtle greys and boucle textures.

We love the idea of textiles as heirloom pieces and can easily see how a blanket given...
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Warped Textiles | Made in Scotland
The Campaign for Wool
01/19/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
We're off on a trip to Bath in the next few weeks and can't wait to make a pit / knit-stop in A Yarn Story who have a packed schedule of knit and crochet classes coming up for all levels - take a look: [ Link ]

Workshops & Events
The Campaign for Wool
01/19/2017 at 10:36. Facebook
#WoolWorks, we went to Aldbury in Hertfordshire to meet up with ashmei discussing their brand's ethos and why Stuart Brooke the founder established the brand 5 years ago. Over 70% of ashmei's product range features Merino wool, watch the film to find out more.

#ChooseWool #ashmei
The Campaign for Wool
01/17/2017 at 20:46. Facebook
In our latest #woolworks we visited sports brand ashmei to find out about their company and why they love #MerinoWool

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#Sport #Sportswear #menswear #activewear #AthLeisure #Triathlon #running #cycling #wool #choosewool

Wool Works – ashmei –
The Campaign for Wool
01/16/2017 at 14:36. Facebook
#MillMonday finishing a classic blue worsted wool fabric at WT Johnsons in Yorkshire.

#BlueMonday #wool #mill #fabric #cloth #tailoring #worsted
The Campaign for Wool
01/16/2017 at 12:12. Facebook
The weave shed at @Norway_cloth on #MillMonday
From shearing, which is done by the Trønder breeders association, to hand grading, spinning and finally weaving & finishing, every element of @Norway_cloth Grey Trønder Wool Collection is produced locally and from start to finish can take many months.

No two batches of fabric are ever exactly the same due to natural variations in the colour of...
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Artist Angela Wright is one of those wonderful people who leave a lasting impression on you. Not only is she personally generous, wise and inspiring, her work always evokes a quiet contemplation that takes you right out of the noise of the everyday into somewhere much more interesting.

Angela has been working with Southwark Cathedral to produce an installation blessing the Cathedral bells,...
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Grey wool cloth is a timeless interiors choice - its soft, calming and can offer both warm and cool neutral tones to any scheme.

Take a look at these images from modern Norwegian wool manufacturers Varp and Veft who produce, undyed cloth from naturally grey Trønder sheep - our latest pick from the #OneWool interiors gallery

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Norway Cloth - Grey Trønder Sheep - VARP & VEFT AS
If you live in the U.K. You are probably quite cold right now.
Here's our top 5 facts on the brilliant benefits of #wool insulation!
1. Wool absorbs toxins emitted from building materials such as formaldehyde.
2. Wool fibres not only trap escaping heat they also radiate heat when they absorb airborne moisture.
3. Wool insulation can reduce carbon dioxide emissions in a typical house by...
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The ever-stylish @mrjhackett captured at home by interiors photographer @simonuptonphotos.
Jeremy has kindly supported our wool mission from the start and is seen here wearing @foxbrothers1772 flannel trousers.
His armchair is covered in a Hunters of Brora Scottish tweed and is testament to the lasting power of wool because Jeremy tell us it was upholstered many years ago and is still...
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Knit a Merino clutch with one of our favourite jumbo knitters I MAKE KNOTS on Jan 30th at DRINK, SHOP & DO - tickets on sale here:

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Drink Shop Do
We Are Scout by Lisa Tilse is one of our favourite blogs for modern maker ideas - most of which are super easy to try at home.

Here's a tutorial that fits right in with the trend for giant textural wall art that we loved making. All you need is a *lot* of yarn, a super big clover pom-pom maker, an Ikea Komplement hanger and sharp scissors!

A mix of 100% British wool yarn of different...
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Tassels, Tassels and more tassels. Just because.

It's hump day, it's the middle of January and we ❤ tassels!

These are by a Dutch business, Sheeped who source well-priced, fair trade wool interior textiles from South America and ship #ChooseWool
Join our flock! Live naturally and #ChooseWool
Calling all wool yarn hoarders and haberdashery magpies! Seeded is holding their bi-annual De-Stash on the 26th February. Pick up vintage and new supplies for a project or book a stall to sell off some of your overflowing stash. #ChooseWool

Seeded Craft Item De-Stash Event

Start as you mean to go on... This year we're sticking to our word and that word is WOOL!

We're looking forward to meeting even more growers, makers, designers, manufacturers and retailers who can help us spread the word about the incredible natural, sustainable and biodegradable benefits of the wonder fibre that it is wool.

Join our flock and get in touch! #ChooseWool Araminta Campbell...
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Start your new year with a sheep #ChooseWool, image Huddersfield Cloth