Tag Archives: new zealand wool

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 »

Knitting With Aran Style Wool

It is the season for knitting with lovely woolly Aran style wool. Winter in the South island of new Zealand is looming&#View 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 »

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 »

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 »

…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 »

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 design in Maniototo Wool

Today a wonderful new design has been released by Kiwiyarns Knits for Maniototo Wool. It is a very cosy cowl to snuggleView 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 »

Wonders of Wool Market

Wellington Underground Market is having their “Wonders of Wool” theme market on 5th April and WE WILL BEView full post »

New Zealand Wool Hats for Children

Just take a look at the wooden display stands made for me by Joost. It just happened that Joost was emptying hisView full post »