Category Archives: Silk

Treasuries Keep Coming!

More of my hand knit and felted items have been selected for Etsy Treasuries! Etsy is an online sales site full of handmade or hand crafted items and supplies.  Treasuries are a collection of sixteen quality items that all go … Continue reading

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Noro Furisode Review

I recently purchased some Noro Furisode.  Yes the skeins are the same color and dye lot but differ in how much of each color is in a skein.  Annoying for those who require perfection.  Not something I would choose for … Continue reading

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Caring for Hand Knits and Felted Bags, Bowls and Purses

Congratulations on knitting or purchasing a hand knit item. Whether that’s a hat, a scarf, a felted bowl or felted purse now that you own it you need to take care of it. That’s not hard if you know what … Continue reading

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On My Knitting Needles; Fingerless Gloves

I’ve got two pair of Fingerless Gloves listed in my Etsy shop.  Both of those are knit in chunky or bulky wool blend.  People like them, but we all need variety.  I’ve been wanting to knit a pair of lighter … Continue reading

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On The Wheel A Cotton Silk Blend

Cotton Silk on Bobbin , a photo by Artisan All Unwound on Flickr. I’m currently spinning a cotton silk blend on my spinning wheel. It is more difficult to spin than wool. I read that it was like learning how … Continue reading

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