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Mostly Yarn Porn

Hi! I went to A Wool Gathering with my friend Mystic Llama Shop (Sara) and brought home some new yarn. This llama loved having his photo taken and would pose like this for you when you raised your phone. 120 more words


Textile connections

One of the advantages of being connected online is we can share good links with each other and also share that with others who connect with us. 167 more words


A Friday Wool alert

Just listing new wool for sale today in my Etsy shop. You are the first to know. Here is the link: Wool at Primitive Spirit’s Etsy Shop… 51 more words

Rug Hooking

More ZigZag twill

hemstitched and well begun

weft will be the colors of the warp, but in random sequence.

I liked that last shawl, the blue and natural cotton one, so much that I tied a new wool warp to the end of that warp and kept the same threading and tie up for this one on the big Millbruck. 29 more words


Sammy started eating wool at a young age. He spent the summer in my backyard as a kitten with his two brothers and mother. When I brought him indoors my mom gave the cats crocheted blankets.  

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Sheepish: Two Women, Fifty Sheep, and Enough Wool to Save the Planet

This wonderful book by Catherine Friend (author of Hit by a Farm and The Compassionate Carnivore)  is one part funny/poignant memoir (seriously funny–I laughed aloud repeatedly in the course of reading it–and almost painfully insightful, in turns) and one part impassioned, eloquent defense of the importance of small farms, … 750 more words

Fiber Arts

Success with felting

We want to have another felting workshop and the felters in the group are helping us to get ideas so that those of us who are not so skilled and confident can see that this is all possible and that we can achieve something good. 165 more words