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Wool & Water launched in 2014 and is run by me, Alice, in my garden studio in Amsterdam. Every Bow Tie, Tie, Suspenders, Mini Bow Tie Pin and Necklace is designed and handmade to order by me, especially for you.

I like to think of Wool & Water and it's Pet Bow Tie version, Wool & Whiskers, as an unexpected knitwear label. Let me share some details I am particularly proud of.

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I am Alice and I run Wool & Water and Wool & Whiskers, a unique Bow Tie label from my garden studio in Amsterdam, fuelled by copious amounts of green tea. Matcha is my top favourite, closely followed by Gen Meicha.

I began my professional life as a British TV and Theatre actress, knitting in trailers and rehearsal rooms, at the sides of sets and stages as a way to pass the time. Acting involves alotof waiting. I cast on and off some of my earliest pieces while in corsets, flares or faux blood stained t-shirts! Before I knew it I was knitting for private clients, independent knitwear labels and designers.

Nearly 12 years later, with many incredible acting experiences enjoyed*, I seized the opportunity to study Knitwear Design (at the infamous Knit One in Brighton) before relocating from London to Amsterdam where I set up Wool & Water and then Wool & Whiskers

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