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Swans Island EcoWash is in!

This sport weight 100% washable merino is Certified EcoWash Organic, making it the perfect choice for ecologically-minded knitters and crocheters.  The yarns are incredibly soft and the you’ll fall in love with the tonal colors.   13 more words

What's Going On At The Shop?

Catching up.....

Happy Summer!  That was one fast school year.  We have been in a horrible heat wave which makes me and everyone else miserable.  When the dew points are in the 70’s, it’s insufferable.   276 more words


"Maxi" Pants Pattern For Babies and Toddlers (Sport Weight)

Previously, I wrote about a pants pattern I created to match Elena Nodel’s free Maxi Top/Dress for Babies pattern on Ravelry. Elena Nodel’s pattern calls for DK (8 ply) yarn, but I used sport weight (5 ply) yarn. 1,107 more words


NEW! "Citrus Splash" Handspun Yarn.

100% Falkland Wool, hand dyed.

About sport weight, 15 wpi.

Available at: http://www.valentinearts.etsy.com


Socks to brighten the doomiest day

So we headed up to the Blue Mountains hoping to see some autumn colour but the day was wet and misty.

This photo shows part of the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah. 128 more words


Yarn today, sock tomorrow

A slight exaggeration… but not much of one.

I can see why people enjoy knitting socks out of 6-ply/sport weight sock yarn. It makes for very satisfying and speedy results! 44 more words


NEW! Prime Alpaca Handspun Yarn.

100% Prime Alpaca, undyed.
About sport weight.
Approximately 365 yards, 5.8 oz, 16 wpi.

Available at: http://www.valentinearts.etsy.com.