Goodbye 2018… Hello 2019

Goodbye 2018… Hello 2019

Did any of you take time over the Christmas and new years Bank holiday, to reflect on 2018? Maybe not. Maybe you nursed a sore head on New Years day, or just took time to chill. I love that time between Christmas and new year when you don’t know what day it is...
Meet the Maker: Ruth Packham – Needle Felter

Meet the Maker: Ruth Packham – Needle Felter

“Wool is a wonder, it can be wet and shrunk and used as a drawing material and moulded and sculpted, it is complex in its varieties and did you know, it has a memory!?” – Ruth                 Ruth Packham...
What we do and why we do it

What we do and why we do it

March is a big month for us as we’re celebrating our 3rd birthday! This has got us reflecting on the past few years; how we’ve developed, what we’ve changed and crucially, what we haven’t changed. One thing has always, and will always, stay the...
The first MiiW Hen Do!

The first MiiW Hen Do!

For our first MiiW Hen Do, we had the pleasure of hosting 19 lovely hens for a day of relaxed crafting in beautiful surroundings. They carved silver rings from jewellers wax in the morning and sewed beautiful bunting in the afternoon, with a wholesome home-cooked...
Helen Rhiannon Gill – Textile Designer

Helen Rhiannon Gill – Textile Designer

Helen Rhiannon is a bridalwear designer and sewing tutor from Swansea. She runs Helen Rhiannon Designer Label and All Sewn Up Wales. She is qualified as a professional teacher and has taught in various secondary schools and colleges. Under the Welsh Assembly...
We’re thinking ahead to Summer…

We’re thinking ahead to Summer…

When you think of Summertime, perhaps west Wales is not the first destination that comes to mind, but in fact, our small part of the world offers a tremendous beauty that, we believe, has its own unique character.  After you’ve read a little bit about the...