The American textile industry has a long history of boom and bust cycles since the first mills were set up along the waterways of the east coast in the early years of the industrial revolution.While most yarn, textile and clothing production has moved offshore, a small number of stubborn visionaries have dedicated themselves to ensuring a future for American-made yarn. 677 more words
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She’s finally here! The top-down girls’ cardigan you’ve been waiting for. Or, at least, the pattern I’ve been taking ages to release to you.
I wrote this pattern in 2011 and it’s been in the back of my mind since then to get it into shape for general release. 446 more words
Some months, rather than leave town, I go tripping around my local area and have just as good a time as if I’d taken a trip to the sea. 564 more words