Announcing the CWM Natural Dye Club 2018

We’re back at it folks; through 2017 we ran our inaugural CWM Natural Dye Club in collaboration with fibre artist, Megan Samms, and it was such a fun and educational experience that we’re running one again in 2018!   The CWM Natural Dye Club is a great way for you to try your hand at making […]

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2017 Fibre Artist Millstay and Classes – Sylvia Olsen

If you’ve been reading our blog, then you may already have heard that Sylvia Olsen of Salish Fusion Knitwear is coming to the mill this fall. We are so excited to have her join us in the month of September for the 2017 Custom Woolen Mills Fibre Artist Millstay.   If you aren’t familiar with […]

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Announcing the CWM Natural Dye Club 2017

We are so pleased to offer the inaugural Custom Woolen Mills Natural Dye Club subscription; a collaboration with fibre artist, Megan Samms. This subscription is a knit-along with a twist – it is also a grow-along and dye-along. What does that mean? That means we send you a kit with dye plant seeds for growing, natural […]

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The Origami Knitted Slouch – A Summer Knitting Project

If you are like any of us here at the mill, then you always have your knitting with you. During the summer, that means a little bit of yarn stashed in your backpack and long summer evenings spent knitting by firelight; the smell of wood smoke, a tasty beverage, and the warmth of wool in […]

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Do-si-do Shrug

Do-si-do Lopi Shrug Hug Pattern

If you haven’t been to the mill lately, then you’ve been missing out on our Do-si-do Yarns; limited edition colourways carded into the softest merino and rambouillet 100% wool Lopi Soft Spun and Mule Spinner 1-ply. The Do-si-do Lopi Yarn is a personal favourite because it is big and bulky so knits up quickly into […]

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