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Straw into Gold, Part 2

I have homework. Since in our second spinning class, we’ll be learning how to turn our newly-spun fibers into relaxed and ready yarn, I needed to finish spinning what I had, then wind it onto a niddy-noddy. 325 more words


30 Day Knitting Challenge - Day 10

Day 10 already!

Day 10: Do you have a favorite pattern or designer?

There are so many amazing designers and patterns to choose from – but one that I keep going back to is the amazing Noro Silk Garden scarf from  91 more words

Pēdējais šīs vasaras džemperis

Ja pa rokai trāpās smuka dzija, tad jāada arī kaut kas interesants. Un uzadījās vienā elpas vilcienā, pilnīgi bez ārdīšanas.

Ideja ir špikota no šejienes… 135 more words


It all started with a POP!

The concept for Mad Colour really began long long ago….with a POP! The year was 2012, we were working away on our second book, … 225 more words



De eerste zaterdag van de vakantie ging ik naar de heerlijke wolwinkel van Jeanet Jaffari in Arnemuiden. En natuurlijk ging ik daar niet weg zonder vakantiewol. 286 more words


WIP: Taiyo Sock Sleeveheart Shawl

I love Noro yarns.  I love the funky colorways and the variations in the yarn itself. I know it’s pricey, but I get it about once a year as a treat for myself. 157 more words


Voila! The knitting

Better late than never?  The darker coloured squares are the lovely silk/wool that Spotlight didn’t re-stock (bastards).  The multicoloured wool is the Noro wool/silk – you can see in the pic how it’s a bit slubby but it feels gorgeous and is lovely to knit. 6 more words