Ideas for increasing ethical food consumption are aplenty, from food sharing apps to small farm veg boxes, but what are the options for moving away from ‘fast fashion’? Here I have collected 11 ideas to help you embrace ‘slow fashion’ in your life.
With the high drama of the lambing season properly out of the way, the next big event in the Fibre Farming calendar is shearing season. This is an extremely exciting time for us at The Woolshed (new fleece to play with!) but also a busy one as we prepare to sort, wash, pick, card and felt seemingly endless piles of wool.
Spinning Earth Wool is a community wool-mill project founded by Della Newman, who has over 35 years’ experience working with woollen textiles. Della set out to create a resource and sanctuary – a place for community members to deeply connect with wool as a medium for creativity, a connection to our past and a waymarker for a greener, more sustainable future.