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Pricing and Perceived value

I’ve been mulling something over in my mind the last few days.I belong to a group of spinners and knitters we have been knitting, felting and weaving items for a Scholarship. 393 more words

WIP Wednesday: Socks & Socks

Knitting:
I’ve been dreaming about casting on with this yarn for about 3 months now. Things just kept coming up. But just as I was finishing my last project I happened across a blog post highlighting a pair of socks that I simply had to cast on for right then. 214 more words

Knitting

Fiber addict

I’ve had a couple of orders recently which I have been able to finish in no time


(Someone remind me why I don’t like to crochet?! 177 more words

Knitting

A Week of Roguish Spinning...

On impulse, I entered this year’s Spinzilla competition. Mainly because I’ve spent some time this year figuring out the sheer amounts spun in a day or a week by late 18th/19thC handspinners, and wanted to see if I could equal them; or even if the figures I’d arrived at were feasible. 1,873 more words

History

In The Saddle with Jeff

Crank is proud to have the best instructors around.  Every two weeks we sit down with one to see what makes them tick. Learn a little more about your favorite instructor or learn about an instructor you have yet to try.   703 more words

Fitness

how to troubleshoot your mac with FT2


Macs are famously reliable beasts, but we often make changes to our machines that can cause unexpected behaviours such as the dreaded spinning “beachball” (i.e., slow response times), excessive fan noise, and crashes. 2,710 more words

Mavericks

Yarn Along – Hurrah, an FO!

Welcome to another week of Yarn-Along! To find out what everyone else is reading and knitting this week go to Ginny’s blog.

This week I completed my sister’s baby blanket, phew, the baby can arrive now and I’ve told my sister as much! 218 more words

Finished Object