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Who said that veggies don’t go with wool?


Grow a Set

I posted last week about a skein of yarn I’d spun, and how it had some mates that had sort of organically accreted in the stash as I spun them, and they all gravitated together to make this pretty group of potentially useless things. 154 more words


Yarn Club Is Back!

Yarn club is back at awkward!

This time, they’re offered in two different formats – Yarn Pod, which is one pod of three or six skeins of yarn (your choice!) all at once, in one very good mail-day delivery, or Yarn Subscription, which is three or six skeins spread out over three months. 284 more words

Spinning workshop

Since readers have asked what happened to those batts and braids… I thought I would give a partial report at least, since that is all I can really do.  544 more words


Multi Shaft Weaving, No Shaft Weaving...

The second is a bit of a palate cleanse from the first.

The first: napkins for the dinner table, wonderful to me in that the sett worked, the pattern worked, the materials worked and there are no obvious blunders. 99 more words

Daily Life

Cables, not the kind you knit.

I have been a very busy spinner these past two weeks.  I think that from Christmas day to New Years I spent more time spinning than anything else.   513 more words


ShroomWorks is now on Etsy!

I have to give the Etsy people credit—they walk prospective shop owners through the entire listing process, with tutorials and encouraging words aplenty. Still, it’s taken more hours than I care to acknowledge to reach the point where I can announce my official opening: 10 more words

Mushroom Dyeing