cardigan · handspun · knitting · knitting with handspun · sweater · yarn

a waltz.

After my previous post about this yarn, I got to thinking about why most projects have some area of angst or turmoil about them. If I can see that turmoil through by letting it be, leaving it for another project and coming back to it, or trying something else entirely new, then generally something inevitably… Continue reading a waltz.

fibre preparation · norahWHY · spinning · spinzilla · yarn

Dancing with Shetland.

One of the recurring themes for me this year has been large quantity spins, usually referred to as ‘sweater spins’ in the handspinning community. I think this may be because people generally think of sweater quantities of yarn to be a sort of magnum opus for beginning spinners. As I was learning to spin, I… Continue reading Dancing with Shetland.

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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… Continue reading Episode 15 :: Surrounded by Fibre