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5x7 Vintage Hand Knotted Wool Rug

Great vintage find by HomesteadSeattle (395.00 USD) http://ift.tt/1I2IClL

// Gloveless Fingers.

If you live in a climate susceptible to freezing weather, sometimes you don’t need mittens, or fingerless gloves. Sometimes the only part of your hand that is cold are your fingers. 429 more words


I really want spring to come, and soon. So says my Ravelry queue.

Here in Minnesota mother nature has it in for us. She really does. She likes to tease us with a few days of 50s and 60s, followed by a week of heavy wet snow, high winds, and temps in the 20s and 30s. 457 more words


Adeventures in Raw Fleece

I am pretty passionate about sourcing my materials locally. So it was really exciting to me when I found a Craigslist add written up by a shepherd that lives only 20 minutes from my house. 649 more words

Farm Animals

It's getting warmer

OK so not a whole lot warmer but the evenings here in the UK are lighter now so I am hopeful of warmer weather, which has made me think about knitting something light and airy. 66 more words


Arm Knitting - Go Pee First!

Last Friday, a friend came over for a crafty evening and we decided to give arm-knitting a try!

We used this video:

and, no word of a lie, 45 mins later, we had cowls! 311 more words


Some yarns spun on the Ashford Kiwi

thought I’d just post a couple of pics of the yarn spun on my Kiwi.

The above spun using the SuperFlyer.

The above – a couple of skeins of black Welsh Mountain 2-ply. 29 more words

Ashford Kiwi