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Fibre Friday

Each week, we all work on various fibre-related things that we are excited to share with one another. Some share on  Instagram (use #fiberfriday – note the American spelling to keep things simple on Instagram!) but some of us still blog about our fibre-y pursuits. If you’d like to join in, blog and post a… Continue reading Fibre Friday

carding wool · handspun · spinning · yarn

absolutely every time.

The idea of reviewing spinning fibre is always a little overwhelming because there are so many things a handspinner takes into consideration when choosing fibre to spin. Some want to feel and look at in person prior to spinning, others buy all of their fibre online and through experience learn what they like, and others,… Continue reading absolutely every time.

carding wool · fibre preparation · handspun · spinner spotlight · spinning

Spinner Spotlight :: Jessanne S.

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 :: Jessanne S.

knitting · knitting with handspun

Fibre Friday

Each week, we all work on various fibre-related things that we are excited to share with one another. Some share on  Instagram (use #fiberfriday – note the American spelling to keep things simple on Instagram!) but some of us still blog about our fibre-y pursuits. If you’d like to join in, blog and post a… Continue reading Fibre Friday

carding wool · fibre preparation · handspun

washing all the things.

As many of you know who’ve followed the podcast and blog for a while, I am a huge fan of Eucalan delicate wash. When I was asked by Eucalan and Stitch Craft Marketing to review their product, I have to admit, I jumped at the chance. There are a few shops near my home who… Continue reading washing all the things.

cardigan · knitting

the aftermath.

It is difficult to write about this sweater because it has gone on for a very long time. I started this back in the fall with high hopes of finishing it quickly but I became distracted and put it aside. The final product has been a bit disappointing, which I think I have fixed but… Continue reading the aftermath.

knitting · knitting with handspun · spinning · yarn

Fibre Friday

Each week, we all work on various fibre-related things that we are excited to share with one another. Some share on  Instagram (use #fiberfriday – note the American spelling to keep things simple on Instagram!) but some of us still blog about our fibre-y pursuits. If you’d like to join in, blog and post a… Continue reading Fibre Friday