Tag Archives: yarn

Oregon Flock and Fiber – Animals

My mother-in-law was in town this weekend and despite her not really being a knitter or anything like that I thought she might enjoy going to the Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival. I was totally right! We wandered the grounds … Continue reading

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New addition

I’d like to introduce everyone to a new member of the family. This is Helen. She now lives on top of my yarn shelf. Here she is modeling a hat I finished ages ago but never posted about – the … Continue reading

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SUCCESS

Going up a needle size seems to have worked…the rainbow is still spiraling!

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L-O-V-E

I have the best news! I’m a woman in love. With some beautiful yarn. Just LOOK at it! I’ve been following The Lemonade Shop on instagram for a while, their yarn is SO gorgeous and I finally broke down and … Continue reading

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Time found!

Found some time this weekend (before my knee decided to crap out on me) to dye up some more yarn. This time I decided to try some variegated! It’s super interesting to see how the different colors came out. It’s … Continue reading

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An Experiment

Bubble, bubble Toil & Trouble Decided to give yarn dyeing a go. Tried Kool-Aid with some roving (it went…ok…I needed more Kool-Aid in there for sure and the roving felted a bit). I decided that it was fun and bought a … Continue reading

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Adding to the Universe

Been working on the cabled scarf – more about that below but I wanted to get a pic in! Hoo boy – things have been rough the past few days, haven’t they? Well…this whole year really. I don’t know if … Continue reading

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Writing a pattern?

Today I am full of questions! Ages ago I started a scarf for my friend Nate. He requested a cable scarf in green. I originally chose the Celtic Cable Scarf by Vanessa Lewis. It’s a beautiful pattern, good yarn but dang … Continue reading

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