Fair Isle, History Makers, Knitting, Scotland, Shetland, Susan Crawford Vintage

History Makers: The Vintage Shetland Project

Over the next few months, my fascination with Shetland, fair isle knitting and history will be evident as I get closer to my trip in August. Here is a Vimeo video of Susan Crawford's The Vintage Shetland Project.  I have the book on my list and hope to obtain a copy while I'm in Shetland. The… Continue reading History Makers: The Vintage Shetland Project

History Makers, Ireland, Wool Mills

History Makers: Cushendale Woolen Mills from The Minds of Makers

With YouTube around, there are so many great videos that give us a glimpse into the world beyond our front doors. Objectlab, the video series, from Chipstone.org has made available many videos that are part of the world of wool. Here is a wonderful video I had to share about Cushendale Woolen Mills. Cushendale Woolen Mills… Continue reading History Makers: Cushendale Woolen Mills from The Minds of Makers