Category Archives: Fresh From the Dyepot

Finally Fiber Friday…..

I quietly uploaded a number of new things to the shop this week, and I’m excited to share them with you.  There are a few kinds of wool, plus silk in both fiber and lace yarn! I found some Shetland … Continue reading

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Ssssssstripes!!

I’ve been hard at work in the studio the past week and a half cooking up scads of self-striping sock yarn. They are all now listed in the shop! In this update:  Column 1 – Favorite Sweater, Forest.  2 – … Continue reading

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Shop Update – Masham and new Striped Sock Yarn

The cold weather seems to have slowed everything down, so I apologize for being tardy with the shop update.  I think you will find it worth the wait! First I’d like to share a wonderful fiber.  I introduced this to … Continue reading

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Fiber Friday, Inventory Edition

It was that wonderful time of year last week….the time when I pull all the fiber and yarn, dyed and undyed, out of the studio and weigh and count it all.  In the process, I found these lovely yarn and … Continue reading

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Tiger Club Reveal, plus New England Wool Top

Time to post about November’s Tiger Club!  This month I was inspired by a yarn I had made several years ago.  At the time, I just made one of a kind colors, no recipes or repeats.  I also was using … Continue reading

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New – Batts!

For the first time I am offering batts! There are some art batts with sparkle, and some smooth spinning batts with BFL and Silk. Hope you enjoy them! Purple Rain is layered shades of purple and grey from pale to … Continue reading

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A Dozen Polwarth

I’ve been busy at work here in the studio, and I have twelve fresh from the dyepot colors of Polwarth for you. This wool is great, it has the soft hand of merino without the slipperiness. You can see all … Continue reading

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Stripes are Here!

At long last, I have new striping yarns on our fantastic Journey Sock Yarn! Why did these take so long? Well, self striping yarn is a whole different animal. The yarn has to be wound into long repeats, and I … Continue reading

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Whew, it’s Friday!

So, yeah. I promised striping yarn today, didn’t I? I should know better, because when I set myself deadlines like this, life crops up. So, you can have a teaser! Here is Koi Pond, on Journey, which is a fabulous … Continue reading

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Shop Update – BFL and Stripes!

I’ve been working hard at the dyepots and have some beautiful BFL wool combed top for you. I love BFL (Blue Faced Leicester)….not only are the sheep attractive, the wool is lovely…soft and shiny. Plus it is a longer wool, … Continue reading

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