Tag Archives: Fiber

New Maine Yarn Podcast Live

Our latest episode of Maine Yarn Podcast is now live.  Have a listen!

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Dyeing Experiment Results

Last year, I posted about some dyeing experiments I was doing with local plants.  I ended up letting them sit for almost a year.  Whenever I went to check on them, I really didn’t see much change in the yarn. … Continue reading

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Podcast Episode 3 is Live

Show notes are available with links to the podcast here.  https://flecksoffiber.wordpress.com/maine-yarn-podcast-shownotes/

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Book Review: The Knitter’s Handy Book of Patterns

The Knitter’s Handy Book of Patterns: Basic Designs in Multiple Sizes and Gauges By: Ann Budd Published by Interweave, Fort Collins, Colorado, 2002 112 pages ISBN 978-1931499040 $24.99 US / $27.00 Canada This book teaches the reader how to create … Continue reading

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Swapping Skeins

As I mentioned yesterday, I’m knitting a skirt out of Quince and Co. Phoebe.  Since the colors are slightly variegated, Ann suggested that I swap which skein I’m using every other round, so there are no distinct color differences when … Continue reading

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