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The Almost Mitten


Sometimes the projects on my needles fail to inspire and a break is needed from working on them. This is how I’ve been feeling lately with the socks and the two sweaters (one for warm weather one for cold) that I’ve been working on. 481 more words


I’m spinning wool with a stone spindle. This tool has been used probably for more than 30,000 years. And when we twist fibers into yarn we are actually creating a spiral.

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Comcast, Time Warner increasing customer speeds in Kansas City to better compete with Google Fiber

As first reported by the Kansas City Star, several cable companies have started bumping up their internet speeds for customers, free of charge, in order to better compete with Google Fiber in Kansas City. 233 more words


Pimla Goes to Maine

A misplaced finger on the touch screen lead me to discover the Fiber ME tour. What’s that you ask?  It’s a week-long immersion into all things fiber related – fiber animals, mills, dye houses, etc.   513 more words

TDF Finish Line

This years tour is over, and though I didn’t accomplish as much as I had hoped, I did make a small dent in my fiber stash.   62 more words


Casualties of Life

I know, I know. But I’ve got a really good reason. 205 more words