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Blocking frenzy

I have an adversion to blocking, not just because of these two try to help.

But I haven’t enough room at the moment to do anything of any size but the kitchen table.   140 more words

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Funky Feza Scarf

Just fell in love with this yarn when I saw it… Feza Alp Natural

But when I held it in my hands, I really didn’t know what to knit with it. 84 more words


Handspinning Demo with the Girlz

Saturday after a delightful lunch at Timmies.  (Tim Horton’s for those nonCanadians, look it up on google)  

We three headed to Darlington Provincial Park to Handspin for Pioneer Day. 211 more words

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Summer crafting, Pattern: Felted Noro Eyeglass Case

Lately I’ve made some felted eyeglass cases using Noro Kureyon yarn.

Felting is an adventure I enjoy. Since I never know exactly how a crocheted item will look after felting I have to take a deep breath before I sacrifice a crocheted item to the washing machine. 910 more words


Tour de Fleece, first yarn finished

I finished the first batch of yarn. This came from one of those huge bobbins:

That’s 823 grams! From one bobbin! It’s one skein! My arms got really tired from winding it up, I now know why! 6 more words