Autumnal Colours

Tuesday 22nd September was the Autumn Equinox – where the day and night were of equal length and therefore, marked the first day of Autumn. In this blog post we’re highlighting our top Autumnal picks for the new season!

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Shetland Wool

We knit with a variety of yarn in the workshop, ranging from lambswool and merino, to acrylic and Shetland grade wool.
As it’s Shetland Wool Week, we’re taking a closer look at the yarn produced by the hardy wee sheep from the Shetland Islands of Scotland.

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Mother’s Day Ideas

We’ve put together a blog post of lovely things to enjoy with your mum while you’re both self isolating this Mother’s Day! While it might not be your original plan, as long as you’re celebrating the mother figure in your life, that’s all that matters!

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Burns Night

Burns Night is held on 25th January to celebrate the life and work of Scottish literary figure, Robert Burns. A Scottish tradition which dates back to 1801. In this blog post we take a look at what exactly goes on at Burns Supper!

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Team Wonky: Part I

All of our products are knitted, linked, and hand-finished by Team Wonky right here in the workshop in Kelso. We all play an important role and strive for the highest quality in every step of production. In this weeks blog post, we’d like to introduce you to Maw Wonky herself!

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A Borders Wedding

This year, the Border Wedding Show will be held on Sunday 20th October at Springwood Park in Kelso. For this weeks blog post, we’re highlighting some local businesses who we think would add a little something special to the big day!

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Wool Week: William Lockie

As we’re celebrating Wool Week, we’d like to focus this blog post on one of the oldest family-run knitwear businesses in the Borders – William Lockie. Right in the centre of Hawick, this knitwear mill has been running since 1874, mixing advanced technology with traditional hand manufacturing skills to produce garments of the highest quality.

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