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THE SECRETS OF HAND DYEING YARN

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THE SECRETS OF HAND DYEING YARN

As you can see this week there is no video. I suffered an injury on my hand and I cannot knit well at the moment. Therefore I have this written post for you. We receive a lot of positive feedback from our customers about the colors of our yarns. As with many things in life, there are two important things about hand-dyeing yarns: education and experience. In today’s blog post I will talk about dyeing different types of fibers and how to care for them. The first and most important thing you have to consider is if a fiber is...

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HOW TO KNIT BOBBLES

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HOW TO KNIT BOBBLES

In this episode, I will talk about a fun subject: How to knit bobbles. If you have never knitted bobbles or bubbles before you will find that it’s not too difficult. I’m using two different colored yarns so that it is easy to see for you. I hope you liked this episode. As always any […]

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HOW TO KNIT WITH DIFFERENT YARN WEIGHTS WITHOUT CHANGING NEEDLES

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HOW TO KNIT WITH DIFFERENT YARN WEIGHTS WITHOUT CHANGING NEEDLES

As you might know I love freestyle knitting. In today’s video we will just do that. Yes, you can actually knit with 2 different yarn weights and still use the same needle. How this is done is not very hard to understand. I have also created a new shawl design that is online on SKEINO […]

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CELEBRATING SPRING PHOTO CONTEST

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CELEBRATING SPRING PHOTO CONTEST

2 weeks ago we started our Celebrating Spring Photo contest. You sent us some wonderful pictures and we are proud to showcase them here in the blog. It’s really amazing to have such a great community and we couldn’t ask for more. Watch the video below to see all the entries. If you have participated […]

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MEET THE CRUISE SHAWL

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MEET THE CRUISE SHAWL

If you followed our blog you will know that I was on a cruise from Florida to Barcelona / Spain not too long ago. Even though the purpose of our trip was to relax a little I just couldn’t get the knitting out of my mind. The cruise was so inspiring that I came up […]

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