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A Portion Of Fibre

Today is the day that I have been waiting what feels like ages for…..yup, today is the first day of Wonderwool Wales – or Yarnmas, as I call it. 311 more words

Textiles

Mellow Yellow

It is a truth universally acknowledged that being a spinner tends to make you look a bit of a hippy!

So it was with me this morning, when I decided that it was the perfect weather to go and sit in the garden and prepare some yarn for spinning. 251 more words

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Totoro

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A first foray into art yarn, with deliberately chunky spinning and beads spun into the yarn. Based on the Totoro character, with natural coloured fibres and forest-green glass beads. 74 more words

Stories

Sharing the Love

One of the great things that I have learned about knitters, weavers, spinners and crocheters, is that they are all quite happy to share their crafts and skills with others. 272 more words

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In A Spin

I know that the other day I said that I was going to reduce my stash, by using up as many odd little balls of yarn as possible…but there is one problem with this plan. 298 more words

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Shepherd's Harvest 2015 dyeing has begun

The house is redolent with the funky scent of wet wool and moist silk.  Yup!  The dyeing for Shepherd’s Harvest has begun.

NEW THIS YEAR: 113 more words

Fiber

Posted for Sale on Etsy

Posted two more small Prairie Sky wall hangings for sale on the blog and Etsy.  Each one is made of wool, silk, bamboo, and Angelina on linen backing with a cotton hanging sleeve. 64 more words

Rug Hooking