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The Lovely Mia


Mia Torres, my wonderful model in Las Vegas recently celebrated her birthday! Here are a few more pics from our photo shoot in 2013. A new picture I can print for my booth Some fun ones And a neat little … Continue reading

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Jen’s Golden Square Shawl


Jen posted her Golden Square Shawl that she debuted at the Festival Twist this year to Ravelry! This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download The Golden Square Shawl is a garter stitch shawl that forms ¾ of a … Continue reading

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Festival Twist 2015


Had an awesome time in Quebec this weekend at the Festival Twist. Thanks to everyone who came by, I enjoyed talking fibres and art. The food was spectacular, the crafts represented were beyond count, and it was great to practice … Continue reading

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Many More Cowls


I finished my comparison hemp cowls! I made both the 6ply hemp cowl (posted earlier to this one) and just finished a 3ply hemp cowl in the same dimensions, pattern and needles. Here they are side by side. Close ups … Continue reading

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Working On Some New Patterns


I have been making a lot of cowls lately! I was working with a thick cotton yarn, but could not find enough to sell. So I took my cowl ideas and adapted them to yarns I have available in stock! … Continue reading

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Full up on yarn & fibres!


I made it to NJ and picked up Romanian hemp yarns. We discussed a few weaving sizes of natural 2 ply linen yarns this time around. I am looking forward to seeing the samples in the fall! I am show … Continue reading

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Time Is Running Out


Next week I go to Israel! I finished another yarn on Sunday. It was a fun project to work on. This is the second bubbly yarn I have made, The first one made from merino feels decadent but looks very … Continue reading

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