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Handpainted angora yarn

This is one of the ways I do hand painted 100% angora yarns, there are many ways to hand paint but this is my preferred method, first I place the skein on a basin with a vinegar water blend, one gallon of water to a half cup of vinegar, then I take the skein out squeeze the water a bit and place the skein on glad wrap and using a small paint brush, I start to paint the skein. 69 more words


Cruisin' Roses

This past weekend I cast off another ‘I’d Rather Be Cruising’ shawl made in my ‘Rose’ ombré colour way. I love how the colour turned out! 120 more words

The Blue Brick Signature Line

First of all – in response to awesome customers I have moved the launch date of the new products forward to Saturday May 7th. You’ll be able to shop this weekend! 348 more words

Dying Yarn

Blue Brick Painter Palettes & Neutrals

To compliment my love of colour, one of my goals was to develop my own version of the mini skein set – and my Painter Palette collection was born :) Each Painter Palette comes with 4 skeins – totalling 500 yards (125 yards each). 196 more words

Feather - A Gentle Ombré

My friend Kim is always looking out for me. A year ago, when someones turkey got hit by a car, she saved me feathers. That’s love right there. 111 more words

Peggy's Cove Ombré

Peggy’s Cove is a gorgeous little spot in Nova Scotia, Canada. It’s a tiny town, with a lovely lighthouse, and a terrain that looks like you’re on the moon. 145 more words

New ideas and new directions

Changes are coming to The Blue Brick! With mom being sick lately, I realized there was a need to streamline our processes, offer more of the most popular stuff and maybe put less energy into the things that are less popular, or that we don’t feel matches our business goals. 352 more words