Category Archives: people

Designer Dialogue with Audrey Borrego

Hello lovely yarn folk! I was browsing around YouTube, as one does, and came across a lovely podcast that I hadn’t seen before. The host spoke French in some episodes and English in others, and I found her style to … Continue reading

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New Montana Fiber Festival!

Good morning everyone! On this lovely weekend, I have a special treat for you, especially those of you who live in or near Montana (one of my dream states!), there is a new fiber festival coming your way next July! … Continue reading

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Hap Hap Happening!

If you are not on the Kate Davies email newsletter list . . . now is your moment. Her new project, The Book of Haps, is coming! Pre-orders begin Thursday, May 19th! I’ll admit that Kate Davies’ books are a particular … Continue reading

Posted in books, community, designs, history, information, inspiration, Kate Davies, not-so-local, patterns, people | 2 Comments

C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild

Well, folks, it looks like I’ll be working as vice-president of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild next year! One of my spinner friends nominated me and, yep, you know me–how could I say no. The official “vote” was last … Continue reading

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Indie Dyer Feature: Casual Fashion Queen!

Happy weekending everyone! Today, I have the pleasure of featuring Sheena McNeely of Casual Fashion Queen. Sheena has been dyeing fleece and yarn for a few years now, and her colorways are the talk of my internet yarning groups: one … Continue reading

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Indie Dyer Feature:Groovy Hues Fibers

This week, I am super happy to feature another indie dyer whose work I LOVE: Suzanne Burkett of Groovy Hues Fibers! Suzanne is full of life and color  . . . and wonderful stories, of course! She was on an … Continue reading

Posted in colorway, community, custom yarn, indie dyer, information, inspiration, interview, people, tricks and tips | 4 Comments

Indie Dyer Feature: Crochet the Winter Hunter Yarns

I am so excited to introduce a new Saturday feature for the month of March: Interviews with Indie Dyers!! These are folks whose colorways I admire; small business owners who need our support; and some pretty cool people to boot. We’re … Continue reading

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Finding a Forever Home: The Swap

There was some funny talk about trick or treating for yarn this past Halloween–how much fun would that be? Hello, can I have some yarn? This, combined with some internet and RL swapping has me thinking about stashes in a … Continue reading

Posted in destash, inspiration, new, people, stash, swap, trading | 6 Comments