Trading Histories

Ball of Wool

Ball of Wool

A ball of wool

Red, Springtime, double knitting.

It’s got great haberdashery and ironmongery and the wool shop and everything. This is the only place in town where I can get these kinds of supplies for handicrafts quite easily – Sian Podmore


By the time I got to the age of 14 I was a dab hand with a sewing machine. The last time I bought stuff from Grace’s Fabrics it was a tartan which I made into a skirt – Elizabeth Aizlewood