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Spin to spin

Hi! It’s been so long since I last posted I almost feel like I have to reintroduce myself. I spend so much time in front of a computer screen at work when I get home all I want to do is watch TV or read a book rather than open my laptop. 290 more words

Yarn

New Inspirations

Like it does in Northern California, the weather abruptly changed from a heat wave to it really feeling like Fall. We’ve started to use the extra blanket again (ok, I know that compared to other places our weather is positively balmy, but we’re wusses.), I’ve dug out my slippers that look like giant puppies, my breakfast is switching to hot oatmeal instead of cold cereal, the cat starts wanting to sleep inside (in the middle of the path to the kitchen, nonetheless) and I can’t stop dreaming about new warm knits. 372 more words

Epic Project continued

There’s another aspect of the Epic Project– sample mini skeins! Actually, that’s how the project came about to begin with– I’d been very slowly gathering tiny skeins of dye colors for reference, but realized that a binder of “pages” would be more useful for scanning. 98 more words

(Big) Work in Progress

I have a LOT of dyes. I use 4 different brands of dyes, and a couple of them are always coming out in new colors. Which of course I have to buy! 296 more words

New and Shiny

I’ve got to restock some of the new yarns in the shop, but until then, I wanted to introduce some of the new yarns!

Rustic Silk Worsted… 139 more words

WIP: Boxy

although it’s much farther along now, it’s still an uphill climb with the Boxy sweater by Joji Locatelli. I reduced the stitch count for the smallest by about 90 stitches, but it’s still a  120 more words

PRS in Twist Collective: Oleada

Twist Collective holds the copyright to these photos which are used here with permission

A while back, I got an email Kate Gilbert (yes, that… 297 more words