WIP Wednesday – Fall/Winter 2018 Yarn Collection

September is just a few days away. I’m getting so excited about sweater weather! Bring on the cool air and the rain! Throughout the summer I’ve been working on a yarn collection which incorporates fashion colour trends of the upcoming season. I’m right at the end of this long road. It started with raw wool…

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Wool Monster

Despite not blogging as often as I should, I’ve been doing the work. I’ve been dyeing and carding and spinning like crazy these last few weeks. I’ve also been finishing up patterns, which I plan to put out one at a time starting tomorrow. I hope you’ll enjoy them! Back to wool though. It’s a…

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WIP Wednesday – Hand carding wool

Im learning to hand card! Super excited! I’m live on Twitch, come hang out! http://www.twitch.tv/cheekygarden?sr=a Hand carding is harder than it looks. I’m sure with practice it’ll become easier. Do you have any tips and tricks? Please share in the comments section!

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Weekend Weaving 

I’ve spent the weekend testing out the cardboard loom. It worked quite well and I finished one piece. I’m happy with the result considering I don’t know what I’m doing. My tension is all out of whack, but with a bit of practice I’m sure it’ll get better. Overall, it’s been a pleasant experience and…

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