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It has been a long time since I have knit anything substantial with commercial or millspun yarn. I’ve been pretty heavily focused on knitting with handspun for the past couple of years. Handspun will continue to be my first choice when it comes to yarn and projects, but my yarn stash has been stagnant for… Continue reading Hexie-gone-wild.

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Christmas Activities

There has been a serious lack of crafting around here this month! I ran out of my making mojo at the end of November, realising that for the first time in a long time, I needed a really good break from making. I think this came on the heels of some other life changes that… Continue reading Christmas Activities

family · knitting · yarn

entrelac hack

After wearing an old scarf out a few weeks ago, I got to thinking that it was the perfect pattern for a cowl. I figured I could just seam the cast on and cast off edges together to make something really great for the kids. Then, as fate would have it, one of my best… Continue reading entrelac hack

Fibre Club · fibre preparation · handspun · Patreon

December Reveal: Silver Fox

As part of the work here at Wool n’ Spinning, I have been extremely happy to be able to offer a fibre club. For the next couple of months (December and January), Katrina will be dyeing for me to give you a taste of things to come in Fibre Club. In an effort to remain… Continue reading December Reveal: Silver Fox

Patreon · process · spinning · videopurls

Episode 50: Year End

Thank you for tuning in this week. I have a lot to share with you that encompasses a lot of housekeeping! I hope you can bare with me. I have prizes to give out, an update on Colour Studies – stay tuned for a coupon code this weekend – and my mitered squares blanket. I… Continue reading Episode 50: Year End

family · handspun · knitting · knitting with handspun · spinning · sweater · videopurls

Episode 49: Little Scallops

Thank you for tuning in this week! We are still fighting the plague but we are starting to feel better and get back on our feet. The sickest now is little Norah but she’s starting to turn the corner. Today I’m chatting about a finished knit for Christmas, a project I started and ripped out,… Continue reading Episode 49: Little Scallops

family · Fibre Club · handspun · knitting · knitting with handspun · spinning

Early Gifts.

Back at the beginning of November, I spun up the SweetGeorgia Yarns’ Fibre Club. It was a beautiful 100% Wensleydale that I spun as a soft singles. In under an hour, I had a beautiful skein of yarn and I was so excited to knit with it! After washing and drying, the club fibre needed… Continue reading Early Gifts.