Permaculture Cottage ~ Darning Socks , Sustainable Living.

Wool, my favourite textile for keeping warm! I wear woolly socks on my feet and often need to darn them as they wear thin when I use them instead of slippers! This little wooden mushroom has a detachable head. It is used in darning holes and threadbare patches, fitting up inside the sock…   All that is needed is some wool and a darning needle…which is a big needle with a big eye to take the wool through. Oh, and if you’re wondering about all the little holes on the mushroom…Jack had a little taste and chew!   Some interesting…