the other half.

Part of a project, for me, is the fibre prep and yarn spinning but the other half is the almost, if not more, important, which includes finishing the yarn and knitting something for use. This yarn started as an adventure in making ‘mini’ batts off my drum carder when it was new. I loved the…

Spinner Spotlight :: Diana Twiss

Happy Easter Monday! 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…

textured yarn on steroids.

Through out the month of February, I have been sharing my experiences learning about spinning textured yarns with you here on the blog. We started with a wee experiment and a Craftsy class, we moved onto a slightly larger skein in a 2 ounce batt from deep stash, then we explored thick and thin. Well,…

Episode 15 :: Surrounded by Fibre

The Wool n’ Spinning Podcast Episode 15 :: Surrounded by Fibre January 2016 Sorry for the slight background noise! Thank you for watching! This week’s show features a lot of projects just getting started and the January Sweet Georgia Yarns club reveal! I am a Craftsy affiliate. This means that when you click on the…

Episode 13 :: Happy New Year!

The Wool n’ Spinning Podcast Episode 13 :: Happy New Year! January 2016 Thank you for watching! This month’s videocast features major handspun knitting, sampling and spinning projects, and some stash acquisitions. Get your submissions for the Fall into Winter KAL with Kate of Stitch Addiction Podcast discussion & FO thread! Prizes from Sweet Georgia…