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Homespun Evolution

I have been spinning since March . . . not all that long. But I have started to produce some actual yarn. I shouldn’t sound so surprised, I guess. 442 more words

Fiber

Finished: Wolgelukkig Shetland Wristwarmers

right:

used 14 grams of my handspun Shetland. You get the whole package from Wolgelukkig: roving to spin and the pattern.
I had to swatch with various needles to find a gauge that would work with my hand. 234 more words

Handspun

Episode 5 :: Rebranding & Spinning Punis.

The Wool n’ Spinning Podcast

May 2015 :: Rebranding & Spinning Punis

New name, same old podcast! The Wool n’ Spinning Podcast will remain monthly, just as my {videopurls} were. 110 more words

Spinning

"Bionic" Knitting

I’ve been throughly enjoying my knitting so much I’ve say aside Penny & Flaming Elder to do more of it. I’ve been consumed with progressing, with perfecting my tension, with fixing mistakes. 146 more words

Knitting

What would you do?

This is my nahant scarf. As you can see, I am very near the end. So near, in fact, that I can see that I probably could have added one more repeat before starting the decreases. 31 more words

Fiber Arts

more spinning, and a ball winder

I’m having so much fun spinning this fiber. I plied (2-ply) the Gotland green yarn, washed it, and now it’s hanging up to dry. Luckily, in this weather, it should dry pretty fast. 259 more words

Handmade

Branching Out

I’ve decided to branch out and try a new site for selling my handmade stuff.  I’m giving Big Cartel a shot as I’m not sure I’m on board with all the changes that have been happening over on Etsy.   257 more words

Crafts