Category: History Makers

History Makers: Scotland’s Wool Industry: Border Weave Documentary c.1941

If you haven’t figured out by now, I LOVE YouTube. I’m not a big fan of television, but I do love to watch short clips on DIY or documentaries. When I find clips that pertain to wool, I must share. Today, I found one… Continue Reading “History Makers: Scotland’s Wool Industry: Border Weave Documentary c.1941”

History Makers: The Story of the Coast Salish Knitters

This past spring, I took a class at Tolt Yarn and Wool with Sylvia Olsen on making a Salish knitted cap. The class was inspiring and just when you thought all knitting was the same, think again. ¬†Knitting in the technique of the Salish… Continue Reading “History Makers: The Story of the Coast Salish Knitters”

History Makers: Lois Swales

If you are a spinner that uses a spindle, I bet you will enjoy this video I am sharing from YouTube of Lois Swales, of the Missing Spindle blog. ¬†She has a keen interest in the history of spindles and I have enjoyed learning… Continue Reading “History Makers: Lois Swales”

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