Knitter’s Knight Giveaway

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…And now for something a little different and very special. I recently won a gorgeous, handmade raku bowl by Tim Stout at Stone Penguin Pottery at Decoded Pregnancy.com! Guess what? I’m giving the next one away to one to you guys! PLUS, the fabulous Queen Bee Fibers is adding a sample skein of her handspun [...]

Baa Baa Black Sheep…Can I Spin Your Wool?

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Yes, I actually spun the wool on this spindle. Swear. I learned to spin today. I’d been waiting for this for years. More specifically, I learned the first part of spinning wool. Apparently there’s a few more steps and the next one involves “plying”. Plying basically goes like this: after you stress out and finagle [...]