spinner spotlight

Spinner Spotlight: Katrina Stewart

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: Katrina Stewart

Patreon · spinning · videopurls

Episode 47: Mystery Fibre, Socks & Fireside

Thank you to everyone for joining me this week! A special thank you to all Patreon subscribers for their ongoing support of the show and content. Remember to enter the monthly giveaway sponsored by Katrina of Crafty JAKS in the November Episode Thread! This week, I share some fibre that I received from our Mystery… Continue reading Episode 47: Mystery Fibre, Socks & Fireside

handspun · knitting · knitting with handspun · yarn

A Sweater by Any Other Name …

A sweater is like life, you get nothing out of it that you don’t put into it. ~ Marilyn Monroe That pretty much sums up this sweater. It was a (cliché, I know) labour of love. I found spinning the yarn for it took longer than I’d expected and the knitting of said sweater was… Continue reading A Sweater by Any Other Name …

spinning

November Reveal ~ Warm Fall

As part of the work here at Wool n’ Spinning, I have been extremely happy to be able to offer a fibre club. There a couple of spots left at this time so if you’d like to participate in a carded fibre prep each month, please follow this link! I’ll be closing club offerings in… Continue reading November Reveal ~ Warm Fall

Patreon · spinning · videopurls · yarn

Episode 46: Making Mistakes

Thank you to everyone for joining me this week! A special thank you to all Patreon subscribers for their ongoing support of the show and content. Remember to enter the monthly giveaway sponsored by Katrina of Crafty JAKS in the November Episode Thread! This week, I share two spins in progress and a knit in… Continue reading Episode 46: Making Mistakes

spindle spinning · spinning

Bitten but not bit.

Over the course of the weekend at Knit City 2016 earlier this month, which I shared in depth about on Episode 40, I had the chance to wander through the Ancient Arts Yarn booth several times due to it’s proximity to the SweetGeorgia Yarns booth where I was spinning. The Ancient Arts booth is one… Continue reading Bitten but not bit.

spinning · toque · videopurls

Episode 45: Blasting Off, Neatsfoot & a Frame Loom

Until the end of November 2016, as part of #knitterspayitforward, #commuKnitty and #randomactsofpatterns, please enjoy my Simple WPI Toque pattern for free when you enter the coupon code thankyou at purchase! Thank you for joining me this week! A special shout-out to our Patreon subscribers who keep the show on the air each week – this wouldn’t… Continue reading Episode 45: Blasting Off, Neatsfoot & a Frame Loom