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Rosanne emerges from the Wardrobe to continue the tour at Stanborough Mill

September 20th, 2017 No comments

Rosanne emerges from the Wardrobe to continue the tour at Stanborough Mill

Rosanne emerges from the Wardrobe to continue the tour at Stanborough Mill

“Daughter of Eve from the far land of Spare Oom where eternal summer reigns around the bright city of War Drobe”

Stansborough LTD Woolen Mill, Petone, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.

This small and unique mill produced fabric for costume for The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, Narnia and more. They raise their own unique sheep herd that produces naturally colored wool in a a variety of shades from black to gray to white.

You can get an overview of what they do and see their turn of the century looms working on their factory tour.

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You can get an overview of what they do and see their turn of the century looms working on their factory tour.

Stansborough ltd


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Dramatic sky and sea on Wellington Harbor, New Zealand in Black and White via Instagram

September 20th, 2017 No comments

Dramatic sky and sea on Wellington Harbor, New Zealand in Black and White via Instagram

Dramatic sky and sea on Wellington Harbor, New Zealand in Black and White via Instagram

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Woolen products at Stansborough LTD Woolen Mill, Petone, Lower Hutt, New Zealand

September 19th, 2017 No comments

Woolen products at Stansborough LTD Woolen Mill, Petone, Lower Hutt, New Zealand

Woolen products at Stansborough LTD Woolen Mill, Petone, Lower Hutt, New Zealand

This small and unique mill produced fabric for costumes for The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, Narnia and more. They raise their own unique sheep herd that produces naturally colored wool in a variety of shades from black to gray to white.

You can get an overview of what they do and see their turn of the century looms working on their factory tour.

Stansborough ltd

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The South Island of New Zealand beckons off the Wellington Harbor headlands

September 19th, 2017 No comments

The South Island of New Zealand beckons off the Wellington Harbor headlands

The South Island of New Zealand beckons off the Wellington Harbor headlands.

You can see it from here, but it’s a (sometimes rough) 3 hour ferry ride from the center of Wellington through the Cook Strait.

We’ll have to make that ride sometime just to see it up close.

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Boat House on Evans Bay, Wellington, New Zealand via Instagram

September 18th, 2017 No comments

Boat House on Evans Bay, Wellington, New Zealand via Instagram

Boat House on Evans Bay, Wellington, New Zealand

 

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Dramatic sky and sea on Wellington Harbor, New Zealand via Instagram

September 17th, 2017 No comments

Dramatic sky and sea on Wellington Harbor, New Zealand via Instagram

Dramatic sky and sea on Wellington Harbor, New Zealand

See this entire collection of photos on Flickr

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Soldier, Amazing Sculpture, Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War Exhibit via Instagram

September 17th, 2017 No comments

Soldier, Amazing Sculpture, Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War Exhibit via Instagram

Soldier, Amazing Sculpture, Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War Exhibit

2.4x life size sculpture from Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War at Te Papa Museum, Wellington.
These sculptures make an overwhelming impression on you as you progress through the exhibit.

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Stormy skies and Victorian architecture overlooking Oriental Parade. Wellington, New Zealand in Watercolor

September 17th, 2017 No comments

Stormy skies and Victorian architecture overlooking Oriental Parade. Wellington, New Zealand in Watercolor

Stormy skies and Victorian architecture overlooking Oriental Parade. Wellington, New Zealand in Watercolor

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Nurse, Amazing Sculpture, Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War Exhibit via Instagram

September 16th, 2017 No comments

Nurse, Amazing Sculpture, Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War Exhibit via Instagram

Amazing Sculpture, Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War Exhibit

2.4x life size sculpture from Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War at Te Papa Museum, Wellington.
These sculptures make an overwhelming impression on you as you progress through the exhibit.

See this entire collection of photos on Flickr

Instagram

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* A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs
** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!

Stormy skies and Victorian architecture overlooking Oriental Parade. Wellington, New Zealand

September 15th, 2017 No comments

Stormy skies and Victorian architecture overlooking Oriental Parade. Wellington, New Zealand

Stormy skies and Victorian architecture overlooking Oriental Parade. Wellington, New Zealand

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* A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs
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