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saco.

The completed back of my saco stripes tank top. Knitted exactly to pattern in Quince and Co.’s sparrow linen yarn (colorways are sans for the main, and pigeons for the stripes). 39 more words

Knitting

Yarn, I love you, let me count the ways....

I really love yarn, don’t you? There is a certain satisfaction that comes when you are wearing a handmade accessory and that infamous question is posed. 215 more words

Knitting

Yarn Porn

Remember when I visited Breidag a few weeks ago? My yarn order from Textielwerk Wol en zo arrived, and it is just extraordinarily beautiful. It’s a gorgeous hand dyed (at their workshop) merino yarn and I can’t wait to play with it. 54 more words

Crochet

Come, take a trip with The Rocking Yak and watch the magic happen.

It is too cold in our area to grow the plants used in making indigo dye, so we begin by taking a 6 hour drive, south to the indigo dye house. 277 more words

Tibet

Knitting for Dystopia (or sorta like that)

I’m an absolute sucker whenever my kids ask me to knit them something. They can ask me in the rudest, most growly manner, and I’ll coo back, “of course, I’d love to knit you something.” 351 more words

Handmade

Something Round

Lately I’ve been making things that are square or rectangle. I haven’t finished any of these projects, I keep jumping from one to the other – I like walking into the room and seeing a few baskets of WIPs, then getting to pick one to work on. 113 more words

Crochet

New Baby Blanket

I just found out someone very close to me is pregnant with a baby girl so I am starting a blanket! Well actually I have already started a blanket, but I decided I want to do a different one so I went on a search through revelry.com and found this beautiful yet simple blanket! 79 more words

Crochet