Blue Mountains in Autumn
We had a quick 3 day visit to the Blue Mountains this weekend. It never ceases to surprise me that so close to Sydney is such a wonderful place for great food, great examples of early architecture, incredible scenery, stunning vistas and an abundance of wildlife.
We visited Katoomba, Leura and went on a few bushwalks in the Blackheath area. see pictures below.
I have a fondness for mushrooms.
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Not to mention a definite nose for more wooly goodness.
The House of Wool at Blackheath.
Yarns purchased included Louisa Harding Grace Wool/Silk, Debbie Bliss Andes and Heirloom Easy Care. There were lots of hand dyed yarns by local dyers and spinning wheels and fibre available. Until I visited, I had forgotten that they carry out very own EcoOrganic Cotton, which they currently have on sale.
I am making Fingerless Gloves and a beret to match. More pictures in the next post.
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