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Putting my time to good use

If I must live in a place where it is dark by 4:30, well then, at least I can sit by the fire and knit each evening. 467 more words


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Hi all,

It’s been a while!

A little update on my crafting activities: I’ve done a bunch of knitting, featherweight cardigan is still on the needles though! 552 more words


Dyeing Wool - Part #2

I did it again! I couldn’t stay away from trying some more lol!  This time I was trying to achieve a sort of tie dye look to my wool. 373 more words

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Dyeing Wool - Part #1

I saw something a while back on how to dye wool in the crock pot…. yes, the crock pot.  Well, I just had to try it.  568 more words

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Day 24: Have you ever made your own pattern or dyed your own yarn? How did it turn out?

Actually, I usually only knit my own patterns. You can find a few of the ones I have published on Ravelry, here.
I have only tried to dye yarn once. 47 more words

Vegan Yarn

One of the creative experiments that I wanted to do over Christmas was dyeing vegan yarn. I don’t personally believe that yarn is cruel, but there are lots of knitters who, for reasons of ethics or allergies, would like to have a vegan yarn option in the market. 227 more words