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Breeding Wonderful Maniototo Wool

Out of a flock of several thousand sheep, a special breeding programme is taking place to produce wonderful ManiototoView full post »

Luxury Lambswool

It is February and we are well into 2016, so time for an overdue update. It is now 5 months since shearing, and most ofView full post »

Wool Hat With Bobbles

I’ve made this fun hat three times in our Aran style Maniototo Wool. The first was this one modelled byView full post »

…and a Happy Woolly 2015 New Year

The 2014 carded sliver has arrived. Wow it is gorgeous, and the dyeing has begun in time for New Year marketing.  View full post »

Wool to Yarn 2014

The marvellous wool clip for 2014 is being made into yarn. Today we visited Graham and Jacqui at Wild Earth Yarns inView full post »

Sending Wool to the World

Christmas is coming and we are sending Maniototo Wool to the world. Today some hanks of undyed yarn are heading forView full post »

A New Home

Maniototo Wool now has a new home in Geraldine, South Canterbury – much closer to where our woolly producers areView full post »

Hand Dyed Wool for Mapua

The Mapua Makers Market is on Sunday 1st June, and we are delighted to be bringing Maniototo Wool to it – theView full post »

Knitting in the Maniototo

Maniototo wool has been duly launched in its home territory at the Ranfurly A and P show. The Maniototo region lived upView full post »

Soap for felting New Zealand wool

Olive oil soap is so good for felting our carded wool. It doesn’t over-lather. The kitchen smells of eucalyptusView full post »