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Fresh From the Wheel: Mutant Flamingos

I am not someone who cares for the color pink. I have never really been a fan of the more pastel like variations, the “hot” and neon versions don’t really trip my fancy and unless it is bordering on such a deep dark color that it can be mistaken for red, I probably won’t be interested in it.  603 more words

Fiber Arts

Starting something new

*edited to fix a whole lot of misspelled words.

The past two years I have shown the most growth in my crafting. Counting an actual two year period in November 2013 I picked up spinning for the first time. 431 more words


Yakity yak

I finished that grey cowl, and I also finished a project from the hibernating WIP box – so I felt justified in casting on a new project last night. 83 more words

Knitting & Crochet

Even I find myself pleased

October 3, 2014 I started taking notes, pictures, and marking milestones on a handspun project page on Ravelry. I never imagined it would take as long as it did but, just as my other spinning projects prior to this one there was a few learning curves along the way. 167 more words


A tiny fiber study part III/ Um pequeníssimo estudo de lãs parte III

Hi everyone!

Thank you for coming back to my final tiny fiber study post! I’m going to finish talking about the types of wool and fibre blends I’ve already tried and sharing my oppinions on it. 829 more words


The Angry Dwarf Returns...

I didn’t get as much spinning done this weekend as I had anticipated, only half of the Angry Dwarf roving is done.

The colour is spinning up quite nicely and I think it will look lovely plied. 32 more words


My world stopped

I have been ill for a month. And it got to the point that everything stopped and all I could do was lie in bed. I haven’t knit in the past three weeks. 265 more words