Category Archives: combination spin

Episode 26: Survival Knitting!

Whoa it’s been about 3, crazy, fun-filled, work-filled weeks! But Episode 26 is now up and off running. And it’s all about survival knitting during times of creative exhaustion! I hope you find some inspiration here to keep on keeping … Continue reading

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A Riot of Color

I’ve been waiting for one free moment: an opportunity to spin up the wild overdyed fiber I have been thinking about since our guild’s dye day last month. With classes (and grading) finally finished, and winter break upon us, I … Continue reading

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Combination Spinning: The Movie

My dear husband (who is an avid Amazon reviewer AND YouTube film maker) has done me the honor of making another “Melissa Spins” video for the archives. This time, it’s about the Combination Spinning I’ve been discussing on this blog … Continue reading

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