Category Archives: Spinning

Podcast show notes – Episode 4

  Find me: instagram: miriam_knits ravelry: miriam924 etsy: The Constant Thread Podcast Shout-Outs: Wool N Spinning podcast with Rachel Rachel on instagram, website Inside Number 23 with Katie Katie on instagram Stitch Markers: Willfulmina on etsy (stitch markers) Kate’s podcast … Continue reading

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Podcast show notes – Episode 3

Find me: instagram: miriam_knits ravelry: miriam924 etsy: The Constant Thread   What I’m wearing: Whippoorwill by Carina Spencer Pattern link Knit Picks Bare Hare   Spinning Resources: Craftsy class: Drafting From Worsted to Woolen The Spinner’s Book of Yarn Design … Continue reading

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Navajo Plying vs. 2 ply

During my spindle-only spinning days I felt like there were a lot of spinning techniques I was missing out on. Things that are just too difficult on a spindle. They are not impossible, but I didn’t feel up to tackling … Continue reading

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New Spinning Wheel

I’ve been spinning on a drop spindle for about a year. I love it and I’ve made plenty of great yarn. But it does get tedious. It’s slow and there’s a lot of stretching of the arm, winding and unwinding. … Continue reading

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Finished Yarn: Snow Glow (Happy Mother’s Day)

A while back my Mom decided she loves a cool icy blue, and she would love it if I found a nice fiber to spin her some yarn. Please and thank you very much. So when I found this fiber … Continue reading

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