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January. JANUARY! Happy New Year everyone! It’s been all go here at twool HQ – guest blogger, Alison has kindly written a Winter Garden post for us – enjoy 🙂 Winter is the time to prune grape vines although as with pruning anything avoid frosty weather as freezing temperatures can damage the cut surfaces, as… Read more »

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As we come to the end of another #WoolWeek, we thought we’d take a look at weaving.   Our cloth is woven in Yorkshire. Kathryn, from Calder Weaving – the mill we use for weaving our cloth – kindly answered some of our questions: What do you love about weaving with British wool? It’s great to… Read more »

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As Wool Week draws to a close, we turn to guest blogger, Alison Marsden for pearls of wisdom as we move through the Autumn garden… Autumn is a season of contrast and change, with misty mornings and warm sunny mid-days – when it is not raining – and the bright colours of leaves and berries… Read more »

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Let’s all make one change for Wool Week! With our 7th clip collection behind us, we’re all about using the raw materials and by-products all around us to create a range of functional, top class products. If you’re familiar with what we do here at twool HQ, you’ll know it all started with the garden twine…. Read more »

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September arrived! And boy, didn’t it make it’s mark. The best thing about September? Widecombe Fair! It’s a great country show on the second Tuesday of September, nestled in the moorland village of Widecombe. It’s been going for over 150 years now, and still very much a fixture of the local farming events calendar. We… Read more »

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We were delighted to be invited to the first ever RHS Rosemoor Flower Show – people so often forget that we’ve got this gem in Devon. There are only four RHS gardens (soon to be five), and we’ve got one of them, right here in Devon! How brilliant is that? We had a wonderful weekend:… Read more »

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Fresh from the Game Fair where we met Fiona and Jonathan Waterer, we spent a wonderful weekend at the Heavy Horses at Work Show they hosted on their farm on Exmoor. Their farm is worked sustainably, using traditional methods and they offer a range of courses, B&B and wagon rides as well as providing driving… Read more »

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It’s National Parks Week! There are 15 National Parks across the country – we’re so lucky being based in Devon as we’ve got 2! (Greedy!) Ok, ok, before we’re accused of spreading fake news, we know that Exmoor is mainly in Somerset. But we’re still blessed none the less, here are some of the reasons… Read more »

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“The Big Four.” Four corners of Devon, four National Trust properties – part one of the twool National Trust Bag Adventures. Last week, we were out and about the four corners of Devon visiting national trust properties who are, shortly, to stock our range of woolly bags. It never ceases to remind us just how… Read more »

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We’ve just had a fab weekend exhibiting at The Contemporary Craft Festival in Bovey Tracey where we caught up with old pals, met new customers and even managed a little yarnbomb or two over the course of the weekend. Like any outdoor event, we were at the mercy of the elements – summer, eh?! Rain… Read more »