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Hearts, hearts hearts, and a few more!


So here they are. All the test knitting I have been doing in the last little while that match up with the new pattern I’m testing out! I started with a single heart in a shawlette or bandana, and moved … Continue reading

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Back Home & Recuperating


I have been away for too long! And I came back sick. The entire last week of my trip I ended up having breathing troubles due to pollution and asthma. Once I got home I went in to see my … Continue reading

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Reunion Spinning


This weekend we went camping on Manitoulin Island. Every third year, we head to this location for the reunion. I brought my Lendrum with me. In April I had a bunch of fibres carded into pencil rovings by Wendy from … Continue reading

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Hemp Interview


At the Treating Yourself Expo last weekend Jeremiah Vandermeer from Cannabis Culture asked me to talk about hemp for a short video. I’m excited that he produced so many of the videos he took during the expo already, including mine. … Continue reading

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Berry Pie Merino


The most beautifully coloured wool I have ever seen made its door prize way to my doorstep, through the mail strike! Many many thanks to dpalme of Schafenfreude Fibers, for making this luscious hank of wool available. Check out Lisa’s … Continue reading

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Superwash BFL


I got this fibre from Birkland Bros in Vancouver. Its a superwash BFL from sweetgeorgia called lettuce wrap. I bought two 100 gram braids of fibre. I made this skein of yarn during the virtual stringtopia weekend. We took subjects … Continue reading

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Telling Yarns


It really was the biggest pile of fibre you have ever seen! I swear! I have been working on a mix of fibres. Hemp, linen and  a correidale/merino blend. I had fun with a spot of sun and the yarns … Continue reading

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