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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

DIY

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

LDS

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

Spinning

Ply!

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

Spinning

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

Yarn

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

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