Monthly Archives: April 2009

spindles

Some photos of spindles I’m building this week — there are new Chuppahs on the way… even mini-Chuppahs which are great for lace and cotton spinning. Seriously good fun! Yellow and Blue Trippy Chuppah Top Whorl Spindle $25.00AU New Darth Vader Chuppah Whorl – Unbuilt $25.00AU  request top or bottom whorl construction Pink and Blue […]

spindles

Some photos of spindles I’m building this week — there are new Chuppahs on the way… even mini-Chuppahs which are great for lace and cotton spinning. Seriously good fun! Yellow and Blue Trippy Chuppah Top Whorl Spindle $25.00AU New Darth Vader Chuppah Whorl – Unbuilt $25.00AU  request top or bottom whorl construction Pink and Blue […]

gulley gushers!

While I type this message, it continues to piss down with rain. It’s so unusual here in SA that it’s like I’ve dropped onto another planet. Glorious rain! Not to fear, the wool will just take longer to dry this week — but that’s ok.  Thank you to the fab knitters and spinners who braved […]

gulley gushers!

While I type this message, it continues to piss down with rain. It’s so unusual here in SA that it’s like I’ve dropped onto another planet. Glorious rain! Not to fear, the wool will just take longer to dry this week — but that’s ok.  Thank you to the fab knitters and spinners who braved […]

RAIN!

Wow — rain forecast — for more than 1 day in Adelaide. RAIN! until Monday.  Good news: the banana palm silks are almost dry and will be ready for sale this week. There are new colours, including a decidedly jewel tone that looks like something from New Orleans. MARDI GRAS! There are hanks in bluish […]

RAIN!

Wow — rain forecast — for more than 1 day in Adelaide. RAIN! until Monday.  Good news: the banana palm silks are almost dry and will be ready for sale this week. There are new colours, including a decidedly jewel tone that looks like something from New Orleans. MARDI GRAS! There are hanks in bluish […]

Thanks!

Yarns on the dyetables this week: banana palm silk Australian wools in various weights  and the new shipment of soy, including SWTC’s fab Pure — for those of you who just don’t like the soy tape-type yarns, this one is plied like regular ‘ole wool. Substitute it for your old wool 8ply! SWTC soy yarns […]

Thanks!

Yarns on the dyetables this week: banana palm silk Australian wools in various weights  and the new shipment of soy, including SWTC’s fab Pure — for those of you who just don’t like the soy tape-type yarns, this one is plied like regular ‘ole wool. Substitute it for your old wool 8ply! SWTC soy yarns […]

Colours of the week

ello and happy Friday. This week’s dye runs include: Colours drying: serendipity blues, serendipity purples (autumnal version), Sherwood Forest, and a nice big run of a wild, but darker version of Way Over the Rainbow (in a thinnish, supersquishy premium 8ply merino — love this one for socks).   There are also some luxury skeins […]

Colours of the week

ello and happy Friday. This week’s dye runs include: Colours drying: serendipity blues, serendipity purples (autumnal version), Sherwood Forest, and a nice big run of a wild, but darker version of Way Over the Rainbow (in a thinnish, supersquishy premium 8ply merino — love this one for socks).   There are also some luxury skeins […]