Tag Archives: 100%wool

The Pirinoa Poncho in Cosy Wool

Today we introduce The Pirinoa Poncho – a versatile outer garment knitted in cosy wool. It will fit a child fromView full post »

Lambswool for Indie Dyers

We have a quantity of 4ply (fingering) weight yarn available for indie dyers to purchase in bulk for the first time.View 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 »

Experimenting With Colour

There is nothing like the thought of a looming retreat weekend for knitters  for us to get creative and startView 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 »

New Collection of Wool Colours

We at Maniototo Wool have been very busy compiling a new collection of wool colours named “The GeraldineView full post »

Wool in Shades of Greywacke

Preparations are underway for a trip to Rotorua with Maniototo Wool.  April 9th to 12th is the annual Creative FibreView full post »

Hand Dyed Gradients

I am in love with gradients. Oh the delight of starting off knitting in one colour and gradually moving to another, so IView 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 »

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 »

New Green Wool Colour

Wonders of Wool is on again in Wellington and Maniototo Wool will be there on 2nd August. I love to have a fresh newView full post »

The Latticework Cowl

Just finished making this wool cowl designed for Maniototo Wool by Wei Siew Leong – in our new one-off colour,View full post »

Wool colour for winter

Inspiration for colours comes from anywhere and everywhere. The winter roses (hellebores) are emerging in our garden onView full post »

New Wool Colour

There is a demand for a new wool colour as a strong contrast with our warm subtle hand dyed Maniototo Wool colours. SoView full post »