NEXT SHOP UPDATE ON FRIDAY 2ND OCTOBER AT 5PM (EDINBURGH TIME)
NEXT SHOP UPDATE ON FRIDAY 2ND OCTOBER AT 5PM (EDINBURGH TIME)
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GLOW Scottish Design Fair

GLOW Scottish Design Fair

Woolly Originals is delighted to be taking part in the Scottish Design Fair, GLOW at the Dovecot Tapestries Studios in Edinburgh on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th December 2019. There'll be over 25 amazing makers and creators selling a range of uniquely Scottish products! Also on at the Dovecot is an amazing exhibition about May Morris, daughter of the Arts & Crafts designer, William Morris. It’s well worth a visit!    

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Online Shop Update

Online Shop Update

The next Woolly online shop update will be on Thursday 17th October at 10pm (Edinburgh time).  

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Save the Sowthistle

Save the Sowthistle

Save the Sowthistle - a new design in the Climate Crisis series.

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Perth Festival of Yarn 2019

Perth Festival of Yarn 2019

I’m delighted to be vending at the Perth Festival of Yarn on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th September at the Dewars Centre in Perth. I’ll be bringing a range of my Woolly project and notions bags, plus Woolly badges. I’ll also be launching my new design Save the Alpine Thistle, part of my Climate Change series. Thank you to the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh for helping me research this design which will hopefully highlight the important conservation work they do to save Scottish alpine plants at risk due to climate change. If you’re coming to Perth, please pop by the...

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Mercury 13

Mercury 13

Mercury 13 was a privately-sponsored programme to assess and train women pilots to become astronauts in the 1960s. Thirteen women passed the tests which their male counterparts in Mercury 7 also underwent. In many cases, the women performed better than the men. Wally Funk was one of those women. Her story has been told in the book, Wally Funk's Race for Space. However, when NASA realised that this programme existed, it was abruptly halted. A government hearing was held.  Evidence was given. The training programme was cancelled and these amazing women never realised their dream for which they had worked...

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