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Spinner Spotlight: Rebecka “Becca” Roy

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 them to spinning.… Continue reading Spinner Spotlight: Rebecka “Becca” Roy

carding wool · fibre preparation · handspun · process · spindle spinning · spinning · yarn

Breed & Colour Study: Gotland & Split Complement

These past 6 months, we have been exploring the breed Gotland in the Ravelry group, as well as the play of split complementary colour schemes on fibre. I think one of the biggest learning curves I experienced when I was a new spinner was how to manage and handle colour. The opportunity to explore different… Continue reading Breed & Colour Study: Gotland & Split Complement

family · fibre preparation · handspun · norahWHY · spindle spinning · spinning · tinytuna · Tour de Fleece · yarn

summer spinning & celebrations

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

carding wool · fibre preparation · handspun · knitting · knitting with handspun · Patreon · process · socks · spindle spinning · spinning · Tour de Fleece · videopurls · wool n' spinning · yarn

Episode 74 LIVE: Glamping, Gotland, Fugly Socks & Combos

Welcome to new and returning viewers – I hope you enjoy the show. Thank you to our Patreon subscribers of the show for keeping the show on the air month after month. You make all of this possible! Thank you for tuning in this week. Welcome to new viewers and welcome back to returning viewers.… Continue reading Episode 74 LIVE: Glamping, Gotland, Fugly Socks & Combos

handspun · knitting · shawl · spindle spinning · yarn

my Fall Days shawl.

There is no formal episode this week but that hasn’t slowed me down in finishing a few things. Wet yarn is hanging in our bathroom as I type and a newly finished shawl hangs behind me on my dress form. I talked about this shawl in the last episode of Wool n’ Spinning but I… Continue reading my Fall Days shawl.

family · handspun · knitting · knitting with handspun · norahWHY · Patreon · process · shawl · spindle spinning · spinning · tinytuna · videopurls · wool n' spinning · yarn

Episode 73: Wearable Triangles

Welcome to new and returning viewers – I hope you enjoy the show. Thank you to our Patreon subscribers of the show for keeping the show on the air month after month. You make all of this possible! Thank you for tuning in this week. Welcome to new viewers and welcome back to returning viewers.… Continue reading Episode 73: Wearable Triangles

family · knitting · norahWHY · Patreon · process · spindle spinning · spinning · sweater · videopurls · wool n' spinning · yarn

Episode 71: Intentionality

Welcome to new and returning viewers – I hope you enjoy the show. Thank you to our Patreon subscribers of the show for keeping the show on the air week after week. You make all of this possible! This week, I chat about a couple of spins that I am intentionally spinning with my dominant… Continue reading Episode 71: Intentionality