I’ve added a few new skeins of handspun yarn to my shop. First is “Winter Beach”: This yarn is 100% wool, hand dyed and handspun. It is a sport weight 2-ply, 14-15 wpi. I have one skein available, which is 250 yards and 4.8 oz. Next is “Gradient Peacock”: This yarn is 100% BFL wool,… Continue reading Shop Update
This week I have one finished object, one work in progress, spinning, and a whole lot of crafty purchases to share with you. Finished Objects: I finished my “Heaven and Space” shawl: This pattern is by Martina Behm. I used some of my own 100% wool handspun on size US 5 (3.75mm) needles. I didn’t… Continue reading I May Have Bought All The Yarn…
I’ve added some Christmas themed yarn to my shop today. It’s called “Jingle Bells”: It is 100% BFL (Blue Faced Leicester) wool, hand dyed, and handspun. At about 14-15 wpi, it is a sport / DK weight yarn. Perfect for those last minute Holiday projects!
Hello! I hope everyone has been enjoying the beautiful Autumn weather we’ve been having. If you’re in New England. I’m not sure how the weather is elsewhere. 🙂 Finished Objects: My recently finished objects are all firsts for me. I knit my first hat: The pattern is Sockhead Hat by Kelly McClure. I used Jill… Continue reading A Few Finished Firsts
I did a small shop update today, with a couple of yarns perfect for autumn. First is “Harrison” handspun yarn: It is 60% Superwash Merino, 30% Bamboo, 10% Nylon, and hand dyed. At 14-15 wpi, it is about a sport to DK weight. I have two skeins available, ranging from 200 – 230 yards each. Next… Continue reading Small Shop Update
I added several handspun yarns to my shop today! First is some undyed Icelandic Wool: There are two skeins of this available, ranging from 135 to 195 yards. It’s about a sport/DK weight, 14-15 wpi. This is not a very soft yarn. Icelandic wool tends to be a little scratchier, so if you have a… Continue reading Shop Update
Hello everyone! It’s been quite a while since I last blogged, and I have a lot to share with you, so let’s jump right in! Finished Objects: My first finished object is a simple granny square blanket: I crocheted this with Jill Draper Makes Stuff Empire on a size J (6.0 mm) hook. The yarn is… Continue reading It’s Been A While…