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Fun with Speckles!

The holiday yesterday gave me a chance to experiment with dyeing. I was torn between doing some rich tonals (came later in the day) and playing around with painting and speckling – I chose to go with speckles first. 133 more words

Fingering Yarn

Salsa

Does the name make you hungry? Hungry for beautiful yarn. Only 4 skeins are available. It is worsted weight 100% wool. Hand painted and very soft merino. 8 more words

Hand Painted Yarn

CRUISING & KNITTING

We scheduled the 5th and last episode of our series “YARN INSIGHTS” for today. Instead we are interrupting our program for some special news: Bjorn was desperately in need of some days off and what would be better than a cruise among knitters to relax a little? 203 more words

THE JOURNEY OF OUR YARN - FROM THE SHEEP ONTO YOUR NEEDLES

For this blogpost I wanted to answer some questions our customers have repeatedly asked us. I ended up writing a story about where SKEINO yarns come from and how we work with them. 646 more words

THE RIGHT TENSION FOR YOUR YARN

During my years of knitting with different yarns I have developed my own way to hold the yarn that I am using. I love fast knitting, because I am always curious to see what it looks like after the work has been finished. 285 more words

HOW TO CONNECT ENDS FROM I-CORD YARNS

We get a lot of questions regarding knitting techniques and this is what the skeinoblog is for. This week a customer asked us how to connect ends from I-cord yarns, so here is a short tutorial: 228 more words