Tag Archives: hand dyed

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 knittersĀ  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 »

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 »

Wool for Felting

Our 24 micron wool sliver is superb for wet felting. The 2 day felting workshop I’ve just been on was a great wayView 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 »

A Woolly Winter

Winter has arrived. There’s snow on Mount Arthur, the mornings are chilly and the sunshine hours are shorter &#View 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 »

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 »

Maniototo Wool Vest

Here is my new, favourite wool vest for autumn. It is knitted with our aran style Maniototo Wool – colour, BarnView full post »

The Colours of Wool

You can’t stop a dyer from experimenting. Take a look at these random dyed wool colours to knit with our standardView full post »