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Groovy Candy Cowl

I’m a sucker for unique yarns. Case in point — Knit Collage’s Pixie Dust in colorway Granola Girl.

Look at this fabulous thing!

BUT only 35 yards. 134 more words


Spinning an Art Yarn

Good evening. I have been itching to have a play on my spinning wheel for ages. I think that it’s been over a year since I last gave myself this treat. 198 more words

Textile Art

Cushion for Sister

Now Christmas is over I can share the cushion I made for my sister.

Earlier this year I went to the quilt and craft fair with my mother, sadly my sister couldn’t make it. 434 more words


Cushions for Mother

It’s been ages since I’ve done some weaving and I found a bulky thick and think yarn on sale, so I picked it up with a thought to make some cushions for my mother. 157 more words


art yarn

In between my free form embroidery and my cross stitch designing and model stitching, I crochet.  As with a lot of my embroidery and stitching, I like to reclaim things and make them into something new, which is what I do with my ‘art yarns’. 194 more words

Carolyn Manning Designs

Using Art Yarn. Part 1: The Easter Chicks

The possibilities for art yarn, both creating it and using it, are limitless. However sometimes people struggle to know what to do with this yarn that may be bulky, irregular, highly textured, short of yardage and, above all, fun. 449 more words