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Grab it quick!


I have just received an email from Texere with news of another Flash Sale. This one looks really good – Cashmere, Angora and Wool sliver at £2.50 for 50g. It’s undyed and the exact fibre composition – type of “wool” or percentages is not given. The offer is on for 2 days (or I […]



It’s that time of year again. The sheep are due to be sheared tomorrow. They’re starting to look tatty, especially the Shetlands, with bits of fleece coming off ’round the edges’ – necks and bums. They’ll be relieved to rid themselves of the heavy wool I should think. I’ve been clearing out the byre in […]