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Spinner Spotlight :: Tina Delenkolb

The Handspinner Spotlight is an opportunity for me to share with all of you some of the amazing handspinners out there in our community. It is an opportunity to see some of their work, as well as start to get to know a little bit about who they are and what brought them to spinning.… Continue reading Spinner Spotlight :: Tina Delenkolb

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Episode 38: Daybreak

Thank you for spending some time with me this week! I sincerely appreciate it. Today, I chat about a new cast on, a mitered sock yarn blanket, a new cowl that I am going to re-knit and my finished Daybreak shawl by Stephen West. For a full update on the Patreon information I shared at… Continue reading Episode 38: Daybreak

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Spinzilla 2016

As many of you may be aware, there is a massive – nay, a humongous, ginormous, tremendous … you get the idea … spinning event coming up in the next couple of weeks that handspinners around the world will be participating in together. Put on by TNNA, Spinzilla is an event that brings spinners together… Continue reading Spinzilla 2016

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Mammoth of a project. For real.

There is something very satisfying about clearing off the needles and finishing up projects that have languished a long time. One of those projects is this one but not because it was on the needles for eons, mostly it is because it took a long time to spin, ply and finish. This project lasted almost… Continue reading Mammoth of a project. For real.

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Episode 37 :: Queued Forever

Thank you for joining me today! There is a lot going but I have had lots of moments to make some things that has brought me a lot of joy this past week. I share a finished spin, a project that will be slightly stalled for a couple of weeks, a new cast on and… Continue reading Episode 37 :: Queued Forever

handspun · knitting · knitting with handspun · socks

Striped Colour Play.

I was sitting on the couch at work, in the corner, knitting away on these socks. On a whim after a conversation with my dear friend Katrina the night before, I had started them quickly. As I knit them up and listened to the chatter in the staff room, I couldn’t help but think that… Continue reading Striped Colour Play.