Spinning on Default through 2020

Happy Canada Day to my Canadian friends! I hope you are safe, surrounded by friends and family (at a safe distance), and enjoying the day! I have been writing away at our Yarn Substution content every chance I get! It has left me a bit drained from writing but I have so many thoughts circling…

The Throwback, literally

This blog post has been almost a year in the making and because I had written it in August, I decided to re-write it since a lot has happened since that time. I was in the throws of saying a final good-bye to my dad during the time of writing, as well, which added a…

Sustenance

How are you doing? Are you at home, making? Have you been able to connect with friends and family on FaceTime, Google Hangouts and Zoom Meetings? This is definitely the time to get creative and connect with others in ways we maybe aren't used to traditionally engaging! I hope you are finding these new ways…

Social Distancing & Project Finishing

We are nearing the end of the first week of Spring Break and of course, this year, it has not been the 'normal' break that we have enjoyed in past years. Our Spring Break here is two weeks, then back to school and off again a week or so later for the Easter Long Weekend.…

Patreon Tiers & Goals

As you may know, we have a Live Stream up and coming on Saturday morning this weekend to finish out the end of a crazy summer. There are some changes coming down the pipeline for me, and while many of my plans have not been finalized or fully flushed out due to life events, I…

#grotine shawls

For those who haven't been on Instagram lately, Caroline has been running a KAL of her Grotine Shawl with proceeds benefiting True North Aid: 100% of the proceeds from the sale of Grotine when purchased directly from me will go to True North Aid. True North Aid is a Canadian Charity committed to serving northern…

Episode 116: woven Eden stole, shawl cuff & Bastidor handspun

Thank you for joining me this week. This month, there will be 3 shows due to our missed show in March. I'm not sure what has been going on over here the past couple of weeks but I have a ton of finished items to share with you. While I haven't had much in terms of…