So the craft fair is drawing nearer, and most of the yarns are spun, painted, labeled and boxed. I am still fiddling with the textile labels I have to sew into my wool hats and scarves, it is time consuming, and I don´t like sewing very much. I have not been neglecting my etsy storeContinue reading “Yarn and fiber update”
I am still in the spinning mood, and I will be doing a lot of pedalling until fall. We will be attending a large craft fair in October, so I better get tons of squishy yummy yarns off my little bobbins. I am very much looking forward to the fair and to the fall season.Continue reading “Fresh from the spinning wheel”
My handspun extra soft merino yarn “Charybdis” is back in stock, and 2 more repeatable colourways have made it into my etsy store, I have called them “Tomato Soup” and “Dragonfly”: These yarns come with sufficient yardage for e.g. a buttoned scarf as seen in the photo below. I am currently working on 2Continue reading “Tomato Soup and Dragonfly”
I have been in the pedalling mood all week, and 4 new handspun plied yarns have come off the bobbins – very soft mulesing free merino wool in beautiful colourways. They can now be found in my etsy store: Everyone have a wonderful month of June!
A new shade of very high quality pure mulberry silk roving (combed top) is now available in my etsy store. It´s a rich and beautiful dark chocolate brown and gorgeously soft with great sheen. Perfect for silky doll hair, handspinning and adding to felting projects. and the light powder pink shade is back in stock!Continue reading “Thick and thin yarns, and new silk”
Towards the end of the year I have painted a last December batch of 50/50 merino/silk rovings that are now displayed in my etsy store and a new crochet slouchy hat has come to life from my handpainted extra soft merino yarn “Amber Forest”. I have also sorted several bags of natural grey and handpaintedContinue reading “December treats”
This month I have not been painting a lot of rovings because my new bulk of greasy fleeces arrived, and I am washing, sorting and dipping away like there was no tomorrow. :o) But in the evenings I sat behind my spinning wheel and created some very lovely and colourful chunky yarns, they are allContinue reading “September update”