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Spin and Send

Over the summer, I participated in a little exchange among one of my FB groups (Spinning Fibers), called “Spin and Send.” As a novice spinner, I was worried about producing yarn that was up to snuff . 322 more words



When I’ve finished knitting a project, I’ll say, “I’m done!” and the Mr. will point to the dangling yarns and say, “What about those?”

He has a point. 102 more words

Knitting & Crochet


We are hosting a stop on a bike ride this evening, so my Monday evening was spent cleaning up the house. It was actually extremely pleasant, as Miss Bug is off to her outdoor education for 2 overnights, so she cannot follow along behind me and mess everything back up. 233 more words

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Carding wool. fluffy ,soft mohair, merino and cotton ready to spun.

It is Autumn and we have some beautiful sunny day , great to take some pic in the garden.  Little hand’s toys was born months ago with a leftover handspun yarn.   97 more words

Loop through Loop upon Loops :: Learning a Little About Grief from My Knitting

Thank you so much for your very kind, very tender words on my last post. Losing my mom (and so unexpectedly) has been the most painful, most disorienting experience I’ve ever gone through, but the kind words and support of friends, acquaintances, and even strangers has truly made a difference for me. 822 more words


blending colour with wool combs.

I alluded to this yarn in a previous review post but I wanted to go into more detail about how I made it. I thought it was a really interesting way of creating new colours and blending existing colours in our yarns. 427 more words


A Full Weekend

I love a full but relaxing weekend so much! And that’s exactly what I got this weekend.

I finished a few things! First up, I finished my spinning project. 398 more words

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