From time to time the socks get out and about….all being well, here’s a list of upcoming events:

 

 

Markets and Fairs:

 

Clem’s Fairs

Formerly Compton Marbling Fairs. Clem’s Fairs happen in delightful surroundings in West Tisbury, Wiltshire.

Autumn Fair: 17th-18th September 2021

Christmas Fair –  26th-27th November 2021

 

 

Badger’s Velvet Underground Westbound

Badger’s Velvet Underground head to Batcombe, Somerset on 11th-12th November 2021.

 

 

 

2021 – 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 on the Somerset/West Dorset border. 10am – 4pm with lunch, coffees, teas and cake. Cost £80.

Please email girlsownstore@gmail.com or use the contact page if this interests you or for more details. There are no set dates at present, but workshops can be arranged for small groups throughout the year, so please get in touch if you’re interested in learning more about this magical process.