Yarn Review: Stranded Dyeworks Fjord in “Industrial Kingfisher”

Yarn Review: Stranded Dyeworks Fjord in “Industrial Kingfisher” First Impressions: Well-packaged, love the ball bands, everything as advertised (yay!). Photo was accurate to the website picture. I also grabbed a photo from the dyer’s podcast “shop update” section in her Episode 87 – at the 51:49 point – where she holds up some Industrial Kingfisher on […]

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Yarn Review: Sweet Georgia Yarns Tough Love Sock

Yarn Review: Sweet Georgia Yarns “Tough Love Sock” in Snowfall SGY is on the border of ‘indie dyer’ and ‘commercial’ to me, due to the scale of their wholesale operation. They are still small in terms of staff, but they have a fairly good sized workspace, at least based on the YouTube videos available.  First […]

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Yarn Review: The Yarn Jar 2 Ply Glitter

Yarn Review: The Yarn Jar 2 Ply Glitter, “The Christmas Grouch”   First Impressions: You can request that the yarn arrive in a skein or a gobstopper ball; I requested a gobstopper ball, just because I wasn’t certain when I’d knit it up, and I find that wrap style terribly pretty if I’m going to look […]

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