Monthly Archives: June 2011

The Most Time Consuming Scarf Ever!

I love the color and texture of this yarn.  It’s a medium brown with flecks of purple, gold and fuchsia.  I can see myself wearing it with purple and gold long-sleeved t-shirts this winter.   It is commercial yarn but has a thick thin tight loose pattern … Continue reading

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Finance and Twisters and Insurance

Neon Insurance Office Sign, a photo by David Hilowitz on Flickr. First off I want to offer my condolences to the folks in Missouri dealing with the terrible aftermath of the twisters. Please consider donating to the Red Cross or … Continue reading

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A Tenth Treasury!

Yup an even ten Treasuries in Etsy so far for All Unwound’s listed items.  This is very exciting.  This is my Blueberry Borscht Halcyon Yarn that I am destashing.  It is a lovely color; navy violet with slubs of raspberry … Continue reading

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Treasury Number Nine!

I am so pleased that All Unwound’s Etsy store has another item that’s been selected for a Treasury.  This time it’s my Watercolor Dreams Credit Card Case.  This case is hand knit and then felted.  It closes with a snap.  … Continue reading

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Handspun Yarn from Finn Sheep

Hand spun single ply Finn, a photo by Artisan All Unwound on Flickr. The Finn top that I am currently spinning has very little vegetable matter (VM) in it, which I appreciate as a hand spinner.  I bought it already … Continue reading

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Array of Talent Etsy Treasury

All Unwound’s Etsy shop has had another item selected for an Etsy Treasury.  My hand knit Ecru Spa Wash Cloths.  Knit in a fancy stitch to provide gentle exfoliation. The Treasury is called Array of Talent.  Please check it out, … Continue reading

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Journey of Self Discovery through Keyhole Scarves

Do we discover ourselves as we journey through life or create ourselves? I realized today that while I am a very consistent even knitter the cast on end of my scarves and the next few inches are always a bit … Continue reading

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