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Dressing a Distaff

Have you dressed a distaff? Maybe one that tucks under your arm, hangs on the wrist or a wheel distaff?

Browsing YouTube videos today, I found a few videos to share with you on dressing different distaffs.   57 more words


Tips on Spinning with Colourful Batts

Batt from Colour Club

I often get asked, ‘how do I spin a very colourful batt?’ Today I hope to be able to give you my easiest tips… after all colourful batts can be a real joy to work with! 204 more words


Finishing TdF

Yesterday was a little coconuts! I got home, the feels like temp was 116! Mr. Ink had watered in the morning, and had watered at lunchtime, but by the time I got home, everything was looking totally wilted still. 606 more words

Fiber Arts

Episode 29

Thank you for tuning in this week! I chat about my combed top & roving combo spin that has been on hold while I waited for my Schacht flyers and whorls to be returned. 186 more words


Tomorrow is Friday!!!!!!!

Happy Thursday night.

I am starting to plan next week’s meals and was looking at snacks and this totally jumped out at me on pintrest… 167 more words

Top 10 Things Knitting Books Didn't Tell You: Part 2

Continuing the top 10 things that the knitting books never tell you when you are learning to knit (the first half were on Monday’s blog if you didn’t catch it), we will waste little time and get right into the list: 798 more words

General Crafting

Gramma Nettie spins wool

And what else is new about that? So here is my latest example of grey Shetland wool which I carded, dyed using Country Classics colors, then blended on the drum carder. 146 more words

Handspun Wool