Category Archives: Fiber
I thought I’d take a moment to talk about my knitting guru, Elizabeth Zimmermann. I recently found this little clip from one of Elizabeth Zimmermann’s knitting videos titled Knitting Workshop. She is the complete reason that I knit. I found … Continue reading
Unspun Icelandic and Shetland Yarns I’ve learned something from the primitive breeds this last month. I’ve learned to loosen up and let go. Leave room to bloom. All this from a simple fiber, made from a simple breed of sheep. … Continue reading
I’m swatching for my Elizabeth Zimmermann Icelandic Overblouse pattern. This is my first time working with this unspun. The fiber is like a very thin pencil roving, that can drift apart if you’re not a bit vigilant. I’m looking for … Continue reading
The Wool Community.
I received a box of rare breed wool samples early this year and they’ve been sitting in my fiber closet. I’ve opened them and looked and petted them but it’s time to comb, card, spin and swatch these little gems. … Continue reading