Kate, the owner and master dyer of Dragonfly Fibers, contacted me after the New Year with a last minute request. The final round of her 2012 yarn club was wrapping up and she wanted some goodies for the club members and thought of… 252 more words
2 years, 7 months ago
Twisted and Purled Martha's Vineyard
So you think Gaia Lace is so 2011?? And it’s all about Nautilace!?
Before I start, let me just say that I’m so SO glad that… 443 more words
3 years, 2 months ago
Stephannie Tallent, tech editor, designer, and now author of California Revival Knits just does such gorgeous, thoughtful designs. Now she’s doing a Knitalong for a pattern from her new book; the… 132 more words
This past weekend was my very first trip to Maryland Sheep and Wool, despite having lived within an easy half-hour drive of the festival my whole life. 400 more words
3 years, 3 months ago
Ten Thousand Dancing Stars
I love receiving parcels in the mail. Esp when it has yarn in it. Duh.
I have been on a self-imposed yarn diet for a few months now. 291 more words
5 years ago
I think I made some camo yarn. At least that was the first thing I thought of when I started plying this yarn. What do you think? 80 more words
5 years, 8 months ago
I couldn’t wait.
I had to attempt to chain ply the Dragonfly Fibers single. I haven’t set the twist yet, but it is much more even than my last chain plying attempt. 14 more words
5 years, 9 months ago