My friend, Jess, knit an amazing poncho recently and it looks AH-Mazing on her. Amazing. It suits her shape and silhouette perfectly. So I decided to knit on too! It totally felt like that moment on the playground when you’re little and you’re getting left behind for some reason, so you start jumping up and… Continue reading Part II: Those Ponchos
Sometimes there are no words. To have a dog’s love woven into the story of your life is a God gift. I’m thankful for that quote from a friend. We will miss Charlie immensely and I’m so thankful to the community for the kind words you’ve sent already. We made the painful decision on Friday… Continue reading Charlie.
Thank you for joining me this week. Thank you to those who support the Patreon campaign and keep the lights on here each month! I truly appreciate your support. On this week's show, I chat about the recent festival, Fibres West, and some new stash enhancement that's very exciting (and that I get to share… Continue reading Episode 93 Live: Fibres West & Knitting with Old Stash
Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Live Stream this week! It was a lot of fun and there was a lot of snow talk – never a dull moment, let me tell you! Welcome to new and returning viewers – I really appreciate you taking the time out of your day and… Continue reading Episode 83 LIVE: A bit of a deviation …
It’s been a while since I posted about a finished object and this one is just too cute not to post about! I made it in about 2 hours from start to finish, enjoyed every minute and just can’t stop looking at it. I think there’s something really fulfilling sometimes about these quick n’ dirty… Continue reading One happy toddler …
In terms of longer, harder, attention-requiring projects, I've been planning a few spins of larger quantity. I have some Corriedale to comb that I never finished, a Clun Forest lamb's fleece that I never spun and two pounds of a Mohair/Romney pin-drafted roving to spin. I also have 200 grams of line-rhetted flax I'd like to explore.
The summer has been passing so quickly that I’m not really sure where it is going! I had lofty plans of working on some blog posts to intersperse between the shows this summer but lo-and-behold, it hasn’t happened! I have been working away on my Tunis fleece that I was able to get through the… Continue reading summer spinning & celebrations