A pretty late yarn and fiber update

November 27, 2020 Yep, I meant to display my new hand dyed fiber beauties in my blog much earlier this month but time flies like crazy with all the madness around us – I am trying not to get drawn into it too much, I certainly understand the necessity of a new lockdown, be itContinue reading “A pretty late yarn and fiber update”

Hand dyed spinning fiber and savoy cabbage models

October 3rd, 2020 I have been taking good care of my vegetables all summer, most of them came out ever so nicely, others were taken by the white fly and tiny caterpillars happy to get free yummy meals. So for the second half of summer I decided to leave my savoy cabbages under a netting,Continue reading “Hand dyed spinning fiber and savoy cabbage models”

Hand dyed long wensleydale locks

August 12, 2020 There is a new batch of hand dyed long wensleydale locks available in my etsy shop, they measure 15-20cm and 20-25cm (6-10 inch) and will be absolutely perfect for curly doll hair, tailspinning, felting and sewing projects. The color is a very rich dark mahogany brown and medium reddish brown, gorgeous! EveryoneContinue reading “Hand dyed long wensleydale locks”

Handspun lace yarn beauties

August 1, 2020 2 very fine handspun lace yarns have come off the bobbins and are now displayed in my etsy shop: “Fairy Dust” super soft hand dyed merino-silk fiber 555m (555yds), and “Irish Rose” extra soft hand dyed polwarth fiber 540m (600yds) Need a thicker yarn? I have got light worsted weight, worsted weightContinue reading “Handspun lace yarn beauties”

July hand dyed spinning and felting fibers, and my brand new online shop!

July 18, 2020 I have been very busy setting up my own online store these past weeks. It was quite a learning curve and it took me a while to understand the technical side of it all. I had to decide on whether to set up the store in German or English (just like ShopifyContinue reading “July hand dyed spinning and felting fibers, and my brand new online shop!”

Fresh fiber for spinning and felting projects

June 3, 2020: Here are my new hand dyed rovings/combed tops: super soft polwarth (I LOVE that fiber!!!!), super fine 18 micron merino/mulberry silk, wonderful shetland and gorgeous (!!) british bluefaced leicester, 2-3 lots per dyelot, and all available in my etsy store All The Pretty Fibers :o) I have been growing my own vegetablesContinue reading “Fresh fiber for spinning and felting projects”

Felting wool sets, and Bluefaced Leicester is back!

May 18, 2020: After a very long time I am finally stocking a very soft and fluffy British Bluefaced Leicester wool roving again, I´m a happy bunny!! It took me forever to find the quality BFL fiber I was used to years ago and was never happy with the fiber samples I received. This newContinue reading “Felting wool sets, and Bluefaced Leicester is back!”

Hand dyed spinning & felting fibers

May 1, 2020 A fresh batch of hand dyed Icelandic, Shetland and super fine Merino-Silk rovings in rich and vibrant colors have made it into my etsy shop All The Pretty Fibers: Everyone stay safe & healthy, and keep your creativity going!

Wishing Well, Coffee To Go, and other yarn babies

Even though there are still heavy restrictions in shipping availabilities to many countries worldwide I want to introduce my latest handspun yarn designs, all in wonderful vibrant colorways to lift up the spirit! Here they are, my new self striping yarn babies: “Wishing Well”, “Wishing Well II”, “Ivy II”, “Massai”, “Coffee To Go” and “CountryContinue reading “Wishing Well, Coffee To Go, and other yarn babies”

Hand dyed wool rovings – fresh from the dyepot!

New colorways of my hand dyed wool rovings have made it out of the dyepot and are now displayed at All The Pretty Fibers on Etsy – Polwarth, New Zealand Merino, Icelandic, and super fine Merino/Mulberry Silk: