A bit of a story…….

Can we have Knit Night……..with wine? :-))

Little Houndales Knits

Little Houndales Knits…….Calling all Knitters!

 In June of 2010 the sheep were being sheared, masses of springy, fluffy fleece fell away from the sheep to be then rolled into a bale and bundled off destination unknown.  As an avid knitter, the urge to create with this fleece was overwhelming.  I had been out of work on long term sick for 3 years and felt incapable of ever having any drive or ambition ever again but a glow of creativity sparked inside.  My husband (the shepherd) thought my idea of sending the fleece to a spinners and getting our own yarn was a crazy idea but went along with it, I assume because he saw an enthusiasm he hadn’t seen of a long while.  Three months later, 2 large bags of knitting yarn, spun from our own Suffolk Cross sheep arrived.  I set up a website, I applied to the Farmers…

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