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Natural Wool Dying

Pokeberries grow in abundance out where I live and after finding out they work great as a natural dye using minimal ingredients, I decided to give it a whirl. 837 more words


Yarn Along: New York State Sheep and Wool Festival

Back in the spring, my aunt suggested a trip to the New York State Sheep and Wool Festival in Rhinebeck, NY. New York is a long way from where I live in the west, but it sounded like a tremendous idea! 606 more words


Julianna's Fibre Podcast Episode #6 "A Big Announcement"

In this episode I talk about my knitting and weaving projects and I share a big shop announcement that includes a giveaway!

If you don’t see the embedded video, please… 160 more words



I meant to post this last night, after this:

Became this:

I’m so pleased with this yarn!

Finished: handspun socks

I had a problem with the handspun socks that I was knitting toe-up. One would turn out much longer than the other, with it’s colours running up much higher: 146 more words


FO: Pointy Elf Hat

I’m still feeling displaced from my yarn after our move. I’ve yet to find a shop that feels like home and my moments with yarn are not as plentiful as they once were. 149 more words


mill ends.

While attending the Marketplace at KnitCity 2014 a couple of weekends ago, I came across spincycle yarns. They are a small yarn company located in Bellingham, WA, which is about 25 minutes (as long as the Canada-US border line ups are quiet) from my house! 337 more words