Category Archives: Spinning

Hand Knit Basic Socks

This is the time of Winter where I wish I had more socks.  Thick cozy socks to wear with clogs and boots.  Thinner socks to wear with shoes. I’m imagining “basic socks.”  In my mind “basic socks” have a bit … 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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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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Knitting Spinning Fiber Blogs

  I’ve been cruising the Internet checking out knitting and spinning and fiber blogs.  I’ve read that “blog rings” are old-fashioned and the way to find blogs you’d like is google.  If you do a google search and then click “more” on the … Continue reading

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Viscious Cycle of Technology

I’d like to add photos to my blog.  Crisp clear interesting photos that capture your attention and make you linger at my blog.  So I researched all of the different photo hosting sites.  Many are great for uploading and printing photos but … Continue reading

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