Category Archives: Tofutsies Sock Club

New Banana Palm Silks and Spinning Fibres

By request, I’ve dyed a run of Moonta (brown with an orangy ochry tinge) and Phantom (like the comic character purple — this mix is v. hot) Banana Palm Silk for this week’s market, provided the weather cooperates and it dries nicely today. The run of wool dyeing is progressing with Friar Tuck (br owns […]

New Banana Palm Silks and Spinning Fibres

By request, I’ve dyed a run of Moonta (brown with an orangy ochry tinge) and Phantom (like the comic character purple — this mix is v. hot) Banana Palm Silk for this week’s market, provided the weather cooperates and it dries nicely today. The run of wool dyeing is progressing with Friar Tuck (br owns […]

Gearing up for Autumn Fibre Festival and…

Greetings from Easton, Maryland, USA — after a fantastic time at the Garden State Sheep Breeders Show (NJ) and a trip back to Maryland, I’m gearing back up for the next wild fibre adventure: The Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival — I’ll be there with BitsyKnits, sharing the knitting, spinning, crocheting, and all things fibre madness. […]

Gearing up for Autumn Fibre Festival and…

Greetings from Easton, Maryland, USA — after a fantastic time at the Garden State Sheep Breeders Show (NJ) and a trip back to Maryland, I’m gearing back up for the next wild fibre adventure: The Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival — I’ll be there with BitsyKnits, sharing the knitting, spinning, crocheting, and all things fibre madness. […]

Got the Blues. And Greens

By request, the greens and blues arrived — a variety of types of yarns including sock, 8ply, and laceweight wools. The sock yarn is almost sold out. The front hank is the more saturated version, the hank behind is a subtler, paler paint. There are multiple blues and greens in this yarn. The 8ply version […]

Got the Blues. And Greens

By request, the greens and blues arrived — a variety of types of yarns including sock, 8ply, and laceweight wools. The sock yarn is almost sold out. The front hank is the more saturated version, the hank behind is a subtler, paler paint. There are multiple blues and greens in this yarn. The 8ply version […]

April Tofutsies Sock Club

April Tofutsies Sock Club is in and it’s a winner – Blackberry Beaded Socks! Deb Lake’s done a fab one this month. For members who’ve purchased every installment so far this year, you get a SPECIAL TREAT. If you aren’t a club member, please email me at strandedinoz at gmail dot com and I will […]

April Tofutsies Sock Club

April Tofutsies Sock Club is in and it’s a winner – Blackberry Beaded Socks! Deb Lake’s done a fab one this month. For members who’ve purchased every installment so far this year, you get a SPECIAL TREAT. If you aren’t a club member, please email me at strandedinoz at gmail dot com and I will […]