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New to Felting Wool Balls? Here’s What You Need To Know! + Take a...

Perhaps you've tried needle felting and were unimpressed with the amount of time it took or the number of times those tiny, barbed, seemingly harmless felting needles,...

Spinning September 2017’s Fiber Of The Month Club – Autumnal Luxury

Have you ever received exotic fiber or luxurious blends? Or perhaps, a blend with mismatched fiber lengths and you weren't sure where to begin? The lure of...

Travel and Folding Wheels Comparison

The world of spinning wheels offers many different choices regarding “travel” or “folding wheels” every wheel has its pros and cons, but here are the basics of...

November Fiber Club: A 12 Color Fractal Spinning Tutorial with The GEMS of Paradise!

Inspired by Gemstones, all 12 colors of our new line of fiber,  Gems of Paradise, made it into our Fiber Club members Box for November! It was...

Spinning and Plying with Color

Oh the ways you can prep your fiber for many different outcomes!  Spinning a single is only the beginning.  Here are a few of our favorite methods...

8 Weeks of Sheep Breed Spinning and Dyeing – Targhee

It's so fluffy!!! I can't believe how soft and squishy this fiber is! This week, in my eight weeks of sheep breed spinning and dyeing, I worked...

Muskox and Qiviut

Muskox is the most misleading name for creatures in the fiber world. Named “Musk” for the distinctive smell of associated with them; they have no musk glands....

July 2018 Fiber of The Month Club Tutorial: Preparing and Spinning Fireworks with Rainbow...

Summer is here! The night sky is lit up by stars… and FIREWORKS!! Beautiful sparks of color adorn the night sky. There for a split second and...
Mint Cellulose and 18.5 micron Super Fine Merino Top 50/50 Fiber Blend

Dyeing Cellulose/Protein Blends and Spinning with Beads Tutorial – December 2017 Fiber Club

Protein Fiber blended with Cellulose Fiber is a match that is a joy to dye, spin, and knit! You can achieve striking results when using protein, cellulose...

Spindle Spinning – How to Ply on the Fly

If you are a spindle spinner then you know the struggle of trying to ply. It's not terribly hard, it's just not necessarily as smooth as plying on...