THE LOCAL SWAP
The "local" swap is underway! Have you had a message to tell you your partner's address? If not, let me know. Check the Ravelry board for swap chatter and useful information about what foodstuffs & goods might be tricky to post into New Zealand.
INTERVIEW WITH MAREE FROM SKEINZ & DESIGN SPUN
It's my pleasure to bring you a great interview with Maree from Design Spun & Skeinz. Maree has in marketing & product development for years and has her finger on the pulse of what's happening in the New Zealand fibre industry.
I really enjoyed our conversation & I hope you do too. We talked about "local" yarn manufacture and sustainability, some of the gorgeous yarn coming out of both Skeinz & Design Spun and what's happening in the knitting world downunder.
Design Spun also mill the yarn for:
Naturally - Waikiwi
Wish us luck at Ag day this weekend where the kids will be competing in the lamb events - leading and calling. I'll report back!
As usual, my fantastic theme song is "Casting On" by Mr Roberelli