Producer Affiliation: Knitter

Loopy Ewes

I bought my first sheep in 2011 determined to add value to their wool. Our wool industry struggles with the competition from cheap, synthetic fibres and I’d heard so many depressing stories of farmers burning or burying worthless fleeces. I was convinced that marrying the right wool to the right end product, whilst giving customers […]

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Marina Skua

I’m a one-person business based in Bath, dyeing yarn and designing and editing knitting patterns for hand knitters. I also hand-process and spin fibre to commission (using a manual drum carder and spinning wheel). I’m committed to working as locally as possible. I have two ranges of yarn that are from fibres sourced from North […]

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Ria Burns Knitwear

I am a designer-maker of fully traceable, naturally dyed knitwear and accessories made using local wool from Fernhill Farm and dyed with homegrown or foraged native dye plants.  I also run workshops in machine knitting and natural dyeing, and provide knitwear sampling and small batch production runs for local brands.

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