Grab some tea and a bit of knitting or spinning and enjoy this short documentary from Bloomberg Pursuits, YouTube featuring Shetland Wool and Fair Isle, Shetland.
Off the needles: Shwook Hat. On Friday night, I made a cup of coffee to ensure that I was ready to spend the evening knitting on this hat until it was completed. I finished well before the stroke of midnight, no less. A wonderful pattern by Hazel Tindall for Shetland Wool Week 2014. To get… Continue reading Knitting: Shwook Hat
Tonight I gathered a few small tools for the upcoming knitting retreat up in Port Townsend, WA. This will be my 17th year attending, even though I complain about the old metal spring cot I sleep on each year that sinks down in the middle or how salty the food is, I really do have… Continue reading Tools of the Trade: The Traveling Spinner’s Tools