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Bringing more new yarn into the world

I finished plying up the last of the Gotland fiber from a yearling sheep named Ruby. This yarn could have been better if I was less inexperienced. But it is what it is.

Here is the story with this yarn: I filled the first bobbin with the same drafting method I had been using . . . → Read More: Bringing more new yarn into the world

Yarn Stash Ponderings

It’s difficult to talk about de-stashing without coming off as judgmental, even though I promise you I’m really not. I’m right there in the trenches with you, and if my yarn stash isn’t as big as some people’s, neither is my budget or storage space. That urge – whether you call it stashing, hoarding, . . . → Read More: Yarn Stash Ponderings

State of the Stash: Can It Be True?

I went to my stash page on Ravelry, to look for my next unassigned single skein. And… there aren’t any!

Don’t get me wrong, I have a bunch of single skeins left. But I have projects in mind for all of them. Turns out that Henry’s Attic Peruvian Tweed was the last skein . . . → Read More: State of the Stash: Can It Be True?

I Won June!

Welcome to July! I completed the June socks just under the deadline.

And a picture of the socks “au naturel,” for those who requested it last time. (I meant to take that picture, and never got around to it.)

I think I might take a break for July. I have some projects I really . . . → Read More: I Won June!