Author Archives: sharon

New Love

I decided a while back that every 35 years or so, a person deserves a new spinning wheel… so when a bit of a windfall came along, I took the leap! My criteria: I love a traditional look, it couldn’t … Continue reading

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Retail therapy

We’re talking selling here, not buying!  I have just posted my first pattern for sale on Ravelry, after having it  declined – in the kindest way imaginable – by the folks at Knitty.  You know, I wasn’t really disappointed when … Continue reading

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A Spinner’s Jackpot

One day not too long ago, my older daughter asked if I wanted some buffalo wool…?!?  Of course, I answered YES before I bothered asking for any more information, but then I wanted to know how she was able to … Continue reading

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Looking back: 2013 souvenir yarns

The ‘turnover’ between one year and the next generally prompts both reviews of the past and resolutions for the future, and the vehicle for today’s reflection is souvenir yarn (and fiber).  I am fortunate to be able to do some … Continue reading

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