Monthly Archives: October 2016

Ally Pally

The Knitting & Stitching Show at Ally Pally was a great success with lots of visitors and great exhibition stands. There is a week off before the Dublin Show at the RDS 20th – 23rd October, where we can be … Continue reading

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Knitting & Stitching Show 2016

This week the Knitting & Stitching comes to Alexandra Palace, London 5th-9th October. If visiting come and say hello on stand TG8 where ‘Marks & Stitch‘ group are exhibiting for the first time. Then it moves to Dublin 20th-23rd October, and finally … Continue reading

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Taking part in the dyeing project

In Ethel Mairet’s book ‘Vegetable Dyes’ there are many recipes to follow or a list of British Dye Plants listed under colour. Under ‘purple’ was Dandelion root, which I thought pretty unlikely as it would have been mentioned in other … Continue reading

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Ethel Mairet Project

Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft are celebrating the centenary of the first edition of weaver and dyer Ethel Mairet’s book ‘Vegetable Dyes’, written and printed in Ditchling where she lived. The exhibition /live research project at the museum is … Continue reading

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