Washing Fleece- Traditional Hot Water Method

I scored some awesome fleeces last weekend at Yarnival! Even better, they were TEN DOLLARS a fleece!! I promised a few friends there that when I got home I would share my fleece washing process.  Everyone has their own twist- this is how I do it.

Stitches Midwest Preview and Etsy Update!

ONE week until Stitches Midwest!!  I’ve been working like a crazyperson getting ready- and I’m getting really excited! I have been covered in sparkle and fiber for weeks- I finally have photos to share!! Ready for a preview of what I’m bringing?

Booth Locations Confirmed and Custom Listings Avaliable!

I can’t believe that Stitches Midwest is less than a month, and SAFF is just around the corner from that!!  Since I have lots of fiber onhand- custom repeat listings have been added to the shop!  I’m really excited because I have my booth locations confirmed for both festivals- and I have GREAT spots!! 

Weekend in Asheville- The Summer Retreat

We had a wonderful time in Asheville a couple of weeks ago! There’s such a great fiber community- we really enjoy participating in the Friends and Fiberworks retreats!

Tour de Fleece Day What?

I know..  I totally failed my Tour de Fleece goal of posting my progress everyday! I have such high goals for the beginning of the tour.. I do spin everyday, but it’s the time it takes to take photos and POST progress that always gets me!! So here’s the past few days- I think we’re […]

Tour De Fleece Day 3- Happy 4th of July!

Today was a wonderful day!! I spent it with my Aura.. spinning extreme tailspinning, locky yarns with coils, corespun yarns with sequins.. It’s fun to keep myself spinning new things every day!!

Tour De Fleece Begins! Restash with a Shop Discount!

I love the Tour De Fleece! Every year I prepare by gathering things I’ve been meaning to spin, but just haven’t gotten around too..  things I’ve dreamed out.. things that I’ve wanted to make happen.  I’m offering a shop discount as well for those who are participating!

A Tour Through My Studio

I’ve gotten lots of requests to show off my “batt cave”  It really is a ‘cave’ since I only have an 11×10 room as my studio- but I have made it into a very special creative home.