Podcast/Vlog Is Live!

So – I’d been waffling about this for awhile – but it’s now live! [There will be an every-other-week podcast accompanying this blog!] The podcast will be your ‘typical’ knitting podcast: FOs, WIPs, rambling,  but will also feature more in-depth commentary about the projects and yarns I’m working on that will eventually end up here. […]

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Yarn Review: Madelinetosh “Twist Light”

Yarn Review: Madelinetosh Twist Light, “Veruca Salt” Note: Madelinetosh is a dye company I consider independent, but just barely. They don’t own their own flocks or mill, but their level of wholesale production is immense, such as that it may be considered commercial simply in terms of quantities produced. If you have any more information […]

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Yarn Review: Invictus Yarns “Master of My Feet”

Yarn Review: Invictus Yarns “Master of My Feet” in Oatmeal First Impressions: Well-packaged, neatly labelled and skeined. Colours look just like they did on the website. Preparing: Fit neatly on the swift with no tangles or needing to stretch it to weird angles. Knitting Up: Smooth, like butter! I just want to keep petting it […]

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Yarn Review: Miss Babs Yowza

Yarn Review: Miss Babs Yowza in “Gray Skies Over Toronto” First Impressions: The swatched yarn was surprise yarn from my husband, so it was particularly nice to get. The Yowza skeins are exactly that – almost ridiculously large – and tremendously squishy. The ball bands tell you if it’s a one-of-a-kind “Wild Iris”, a “Babette” […]

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