Category Archives: friends

Surprise: Yarn Bowl!

I don’t think I’ve told you all about the beautiful yarn bowl in my craft room. It’s a lovely, ceramic piece that would be perfect for working with a loose ball of yarn (or two); it even has guide holes … Continue reading

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“Swimming in Yarn”

My dear friend and excellent illustrator, Amy Cartwright, has just listed a new design in her shop this week (squee!!) and it’s yarn related! She calls this one “Swimming in Yarn”–appropriate, eh? You can check out all of the options … Continue reading

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FOr and Dancer

Yep, that’s not a typo: this is an FO for a dancer friend of mine ­čÖé As promised, a quick dance pants photoshoot with the recipient. You can find the Ravelry Project Page┬áhere for some of the specs. I posted … Continue reading

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Featured Friends

On the weekends, I often feature an artist or a farmer who is up to something exciting or new in the fiber community. Someone, in other words, that I think you all should know about! Today, I have the distinct … Continue reading

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Our Warped Loom

Why yes, it was a grand undertaking and yes, it *looked* a bit of a fright early on, but thanks to the help of Beth (CU-Spinners and Weavers Guild member extraordinaire), we warped this baby! The process took us about … Continue reading

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Bagging It!

My dear friend Amy made me some lovely project bags! She must have seen the state of my stash and thought: maybe some bags will help? Little does she know! In reality: I am a terrible seamstress (I could post … Continue reading

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