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Episode 12 :: Reflections

The Wool n’ Spinning Podcast Episode 12 :: Reflections December 2015 Thank you for watching! This month’s videocast features handspun knitting, reflections on 2015’s accomplishments and the beautidul December SGY fibre club reveal! Get your submissions for the Fall into Winter KAL with Kate of Stitch Addiction Podcast discussion & FO thread! Prizes from Sweet… Continue reading Episode 12 :: Reflections

cardigan · handspun · knitting · shawl · sweater · yarn

inspiration.

I always identify myself as a ‘sweater knitter’ and more specifically, a ‘cardigan knitter’ but have I finished one in forever?! Nope! I think I kind of overdosed on cardigans. Although I wear one almost every day, I think I was sick of fitting issues, knitting in general and wanting to mix it up with… Continue reading inspiration.

handspun · spinning · yarn

what do I want the handspun to look like?

I have been contemplating how to write this post for a long time. It’s about the yarns we spin. There are many factors to take into consideration when we spin fibre. Some things that I take into consideration about the finished yarn when I am thinking about a project are strength, wearability (ie. What am… Continue reading what do I want the handspun to look like?

spinning

progress. slow and steady.

I thought I would just stop in quickly this week while we are in the midst of fighting off bugs and flu to show you what I’ve been working on in the evenings. This isn’t going particularly fast but I have enjoyed this spin thus far. This is the second of 4 ounces from Sweet… Continue reading progress. slow and steady.