#retreatlog2017 – on the road

7.30am and we are off on our long drive from Wales to the French Alps. By the time we reach France the sock has got a heel and we are rockin’ to Jim Morrison and Robert Plant in the car. And at long last… …we arrive in Arras for our…

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knitting retreat 2017 – packed and ready

After months of planning and lots of organisation this year’s knitting retreat is almost upon us. My bags are packed, a huge box of yarn from Claudia (www.wollsinn.de) is ready to go and all other bits and bobs have been collated. Three of us are setting off from Wales early…

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knitting retreat 2017

Hello friends! I can almost not believe that it’s that time of year already when we announce all the details for our next knitting retreat. So exciting!!! Claudia and I have been working hard, together with my friend Julie, and we are so happy to announce that next year’s retreat…

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woolfest impressions

The sun was beaming down as Julie and I set off very early on Friday morning to catch our flight to Frankfurt and onward travel to Nierstein am Rhein. We settled into our home for the weekend, a lovely hotel very close to the river, pretty quickly. Waking up to…

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workshop preparation

Hello friends, how have you been? Sorry I have been so absent from this little space, but since the Retreat finished it has been a bit of a manic time. Mainly it’s been about preparing for workshops in Germany at the Schwabsburg Wollfest. This yearly event, which is organised by…

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