From time to time the socks get out and about…….here’s a list of upcoming events

 

2019 – Natural Dyeing Workshops

 

 

A chance to learn how to dye wool yarn into a range of colours using natural materials and simple equipment.\

Make a selection of dyes and mordant and dye sample skeins, including techniques for modifying the results. There’ll also be a bit of theory to arm you with the knowledge to experiment yourself with other natural dyes at home.  

Based in deepest West Dorset. 10am – 4pm with lunch, coffees, teas and cake. Cost £80.

Please email girlsownstore@gmail.com or use the contact page for more details or to reserve a place.  Workshops to be arranged on dates throughout the year so please get in touch if you’re interested in learning more about this magical process.

 

Markets and Fairs

 

 

 

2nd June 2019 – The Frome Inpendent  –Held on the first Sunday of the month. This is a fantastic event. Quality crafts, farmer’s market, street food, vintage and bric a brac take over the town centre for the day  

 

6-7th July 2019  – Cranbrook Iron Makers’ Fair  –  King John’s Nursery near Etchingham, East Sussex – more details to follow.  

 

20th-21st September 2019  – Autumn Fair – Clem’s Fairs Tisbury, Wiltshire.