Posted on March 21, 2017 by Kirstin Gault
New colourful throws are in production...
Cones of yarn are arranged on the creel in accordance with the pattern of the cloth. Then the yarn threads are wound in sections onto the warping mill to create the warp - there are a total of 1900 warp ends!
Deep in the Spey Valley, Knockando Woolmill continues an unbroken 200 year old tradition, producing woven fabric on its historic looms.
Knockando Woolmill has always been at the heart of the local community. Listed as the 'Wauk Mill' in parish records from 1784, the mill has since maintained its traditions of spinning and weaving through generations of families.
All profits go to the Knockando Woolmill Trust to ensure the future of the Woolmill.
Scottish Charity No. SC030167