knitting · spinning

natural fibres

Officially, my new spinning wheel is in the mail!I have recently discovered that there are many knitting techniques I have yet to try and would like to learn. When I realised Dad's birthday was fast approaching, I decided to find a way of learning some new things without the addition of a ton of knitting.… Continue reading natural fibres

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addition

I was able to take the day off on Friday to travel out to Fibres West. I had emailed Amber (the new owner) at Wild Rose Fibres to get some information about Kromski. She was wonderful and brought a bunch of wheels to the festival - thank you! Some know that I have been looking at… Continue reading addition

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bird in hand

Although they aren't finished yet, I thought I would show off the right-hand mitten while it's drying. I have never done colour-work before so these were quite a challenge. I have tried to knit them before with Cascade but I found the yarn too bulky for a first-attempt project. At a LYS in January, I picked up… Continue reading bird in hand