Frank Williams Spindle Maker - Handcrafted tools for portable spinning

Frank Williams Spindle Maker - Handcrafted tools for portable spinning

by Pinky Wittingslow August 16, 2018

We meet Frank Williams of Frank Williams Spindle Maker at the Canberra Wool Expo and Pinky learns how to use a Turkish Drop Spindle for the first time with a few giggles and discovers what a Charkha is.
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Mulberry & Flax boutique yarn - Jennifer Smart showcases her scrumptious Australian made yarn

Mulberry & Flax boutique yarn - Jennifer Smart showcases her scrumptious Australian made yarn

by Pinky Wittingslow August 08, 2018

Meet Jennifer of Smart of Mulberry and Flax, a passionate knitter and craft store owner who has taken her love of quality yarn above and beyond by creating her own line of yarn with her husband by supporting local farmers.
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AUNT JENNY BEANIE FESTIVAL COMPETITION

AUNT JENNY BEANIE FESTIVAL COMPETITION

by Pinky Wittingslow June 29, 2018

Find out how you can be in the running to win a $100 voucher to spend with Aunt Jenny in our online store. Terms and conditions for the competition can also be found here.
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Wool spinning for beginners. 3 Things you need to know before you start spinning wool.

Wool spinning for beginners. 3 Things you need to know before you start spinning wool.

by Pinky Wittingslow June 12, 2018

Are you confused about which equipment you need to buy to start spinning? Not sure which fibre to choose? Learning to spin with fibre is easy with the right ingredients.... Wherever your passion to learn comes from we have 3 things you should know before you start spinning.

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How to create Mini Fibre Batts on a Blending Board

How to create Mini Fibre Batts on a Blending Board

by Pinky Wittingslow June 11, 2018

Summer is no more though you can still enjoy it's warm colours in your spinning projects this winter inspired by bright summer cosmos flowers. Learn how to create a gradient art batt on a blending board with this easy to follow step by step tutorial.
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How to Dye Yarn: easy hand-painting technique with crochet, knit and woven samples [with pictures]

How to Dye Yarn: easy hand-painting technique with crochet, knit and woven samples [with pictures]

by Pinky Wittingslow June 06, 2018 4 Comments

Are you confused about how to dye yarn? Do you have a beautiful piece of wool you would like to put your own spin on? We have popped together an easy 14 step tutorial on how to dye yarn using a hand painting technique.
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Beautiful Unicorn Tapestry

WIN a Tapestry Loom with Aunt Jenny by visiting The Lady and The Unicorn

by Pinky Wittingslow April 11, 2018

WIN a Tapestry Loom with Aunt Jenny by visiting The Lady and The Unicorn exhibition on now at the Art Gallery of NSW.

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