Month: August 2013

The Natural Dyeing Mystique

Skeins Dyed with Cochineal

Last weekend I traveled to the old mining town of Encampment, Wyoming with a bunch of friends for a dyeing workshop with Carol Lee at Sheep Shed Studio.  Carol has been working with fiber and natural dye for years, and

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Honey Mitts

Honey Mitts

I had enough yarn leftover from my Kilkenny Cowl to knit up one of my favorite fingerless mitt patterns, Susie Rogers’ Reading Mitts by Susie Rogers, another free Ravelry pattern.  I love the picot edge with the eyelet lace.  The

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Knitwear Designs for Intrepid Tulips

Val Love of Dovetail Designs I met knitwear designer Val Love a little more than a year ago at the TNNA Columbus yarn show. We bumped into each other in a loud restaurant after a busy day in the exhibit

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