sewing

Wiksten dress + tunic

I’m sitting here, feeling sorry for myself because I just had braces put on my bottom teeth today and my mouth is hurting a lot. Did it hurt this much when I was a teenager? I can’t remember but I’ve delivered two babies naturally, with no medication, and this maybe hurts more. I decided to… Continue reading Wiksten dress + tunic

carding wool · handspun · knitting · knitting with handspun · Patreon · process · spinning · sweater · videopurls · weaving · yarn

Episode 57: Waxing poetic and resurrecting a sweater, combo spinning & teasers

Thank you for tuning in this week! Thank you especially to new viewers, returning viewers and our Patreon subscribers. The second episode of Wool n’ Spinning Radio has been released and if you are interested in learning more, please head over to Patreon and check out the Pilot Episode. This week I share a large… Continue reading Episode 57: Waxing poetic and resurrecting a sweater, combo spinning & teasers

weaving · yarn

weaving tea leaves and spirit

How can I relay to you how pleased I am with this first project? It’s the first project off my loom! There are copious mistakes and I could pick it apart until the cows come more, try to fix it all and feel frustrated … or I could just languish in this first project and… Continue reading weaving tea leaves and spirit

spinning

Episode 56: PMS, support spindling & POP!

Thank you for joining me this week! Thank you especially to our Patreon subscribers of the show. It is the second week of the month and Emonie is our winner this month – congratulations! This week, I share my current spins: one on my wheel is a gorgeous PMS spin from Westcoast Colour and the… Continue reading Episode 56: PMS, support spindling & POP!

weaving · yarn

woven rabbit hole

I seem to fall down rabbit holes again and again. You’d think I’d learn? Nope. I continue to enjoy this thing called fibre arts and all it has to offer! Some of my favourite projects to date have been these rabbit holes that I fall down continuously! This one involves weaving and all things Rigid… Continue reading woven rabbit hole

spinning · textured yarn · videopurls · yarn

Episode 55: Gradient spin, shoreline & carded colour

Thank you for tuning in today! Thank you especially to the Patreon supporters of the show – your support keeps the show going week-to-week. I’ve started another CTA bin spin  that I am spinning across the top, and a second spin that is Polwarth, Mohair and Silk that I’m also spinning in the same way.… Continue reading Episode 55: Gradient spin, shoreline & carded colour