Category Archives: stash

Planz . . .

Busy, busy days at writing, teaching, and journal work. In the few, spare moments, I’ve been working on Hippety Hop #2; I cast on a quick pair of socks for Spencer in Regia Arne and Carlos; and I have been … Continue reading

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Oh My Miss Babs . . . (Review)

I have been hearing talk of Miss Babs for quite some time. And I even traded for a single skein a few months back. But I was biding my time until a little extra yarn money came into the budget; … Continue reading

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Stashing Time

We have had a few visitors of late–family and friends. And many have taken a tour of the house (so many repairs over the years! it’s an 1890s house after all) and, inevitably, the “yarn room”. Now, I am proud … Continue reading

Posted in fiber, meditation, obsession, stash, unexpected, yarn, year-long | 2 Comments

Quarantine

Yarn and chickens. What do they have in common? The answer that I came to early this (sleepless) morning: quarantine. A few years ago before we needed to travel so much, my family and I kept chickens. Many, many chickens … Continue reading

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Scottish Yarn Tour!

Well, hello there! I’ve been away forĀ a symposium in St Andrews, Scotland I’m happy to be back with some fun news and reviews–and, of course, pretty yarn! For me, travel is a great excuse to check out the local yarn … Continue reading

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I think it’s love: Indy Dyers

Thanks to one of my FB groups . . . I’ve traded for some lovely indy dyed yarns. The tags are on display for you to check out! The Milk Robot is incredible and I cannot wait to transform one … Continue reading

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Diggin the Stash

It’s getting towards the end of the year, a year of re-evaluating the stash of yarn and fiber: acquiring new, passing on some older stuff, learning about the kinds of yarns and fleeces I love and those I can do … Continue reading

Posted in homespun, inspiration, organization, stash, to-learn, yarn | 6 Comments