So I ordered my first drop spindle...I know it's not really news but I am excited about it because it comes with wool roving!!!
Okay - so I actually got home sunday evening - but crashed, and then slept until noonish; spent yesteday afternoon planting the daylilies that arrived while I was gone, and then crashed again.
Okay guys--a young woman came into the LYS where I work and wanted a pattern for a men's sweater coat, down to the knees.
Well, we went to the 2nd Annual Carolina Fiber Fest (part of the Got to Be NC Ag Festival). Needless to say I bought no new yarn.
I didn't make it to MSKR this year, and while I could feel really sad, I found it hard to feel too bad. I finally got to meet Stephen West when he came to Philadelphia this past weekend.
Just tooting my own horn a bit. Lion Brand Yarn Studio published my recent Baby Blanket project on their blog today.
anybody know how many members there on on this site or know where to find that number
this is a very long, but fascinating article on the "real" price of cashmere. ( from the Chicago Tribune)
Former CBS News producer
The True Cost of Cheap Cashmere
For the past few weeks, my conscience and my business sense have been
OK, men...I am in the process of balling several hanks of yarn, and no matter how careful I am, I end up with knots and tangles that I can't fix. I am losing dozens of yards of good yarn.