The Fibreworks to host woolly new festival

IMG_4053The Fibreworks, Chippy’s very own wool shop, has announced that it is to hold a Fibre Festival on 4 May.

The Festival, which will be held at the Town Hall between 10am and 4pm, will celebrate the town’s wool and textile heritage.

It will include Cotswold rare breed sheep, demonstrations of spinning and weaving, guided walks tracing the town’s wool history, and vintage teas.

There will also be the chance to try your hand at a range of crafts, including peg looming, rag rugging, and sewing.

A knitting clinic will run all day and all local knitting groups are invited to join in.

The event is free to enter. See The Fibreworks‘ website for more information.


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