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It’s 5am on a Saturday, and I Have Been Awake for Ages

Good morning all. How are you this lovely, cold Saturday morning. I am sitting in bed, in the dark, because I have very successfully woken myself. The last time the baby woke up to eat, about an hour and a half ago, he woke me […]

New Class! Knitting a Top-Down Raglan Sweater

Knitting a Top-Down Raglan Sweater $60 September 15, 22, 29 Oct 6, 13, 20 (Monday nights) 6:30-8:30 pm Memorial Hall at Potwin Presbyterian Church Maximum of 5 students We will be knitting Flax by TinCanKnits, which is a simple top-down raglan sweater – great for […]

Undyed Stuff

My work tends to get the most attention when it’s bright and loud and saturated with color. I know in most cases, that’s what the Tiny Dino Studios brand is known for. I also happen to really love working with natural fibers and fibers from […]

Tunis Roving is Here!

Buy This Here! I think I mentioned awhile ago that I had purchased some wool from a local rancher and sent it to The Shepherd’s Mill here in Kansas. Well, I just got it back and I love it! It’s Tunis wool. It’s been minimally […]

Cormo and Cormo and Spinning

I have a set of pictures that might look fairly deceiving. A pile of cormo top for spinning. Some cormo yarn in the process of being spun. The body of a cormo sweater. Oh what progress can a girl make in a day! Except that […]

Priorities

I am swatching for a belated birthday gifts. I just bought buttons for it this evening. The buttons are great, the buying buttons at Joanns was not a pleasant experience. It reinforced my dire longing to have a really good local yarn / craft shop […]

A Peak

I have been busy busy busy what with preparations for the farmer’s market and the spate of special orders I have had lately. While I have some fun blog posts brewing, today I thought I would share a bit of what I have been working […]

Building a Hackle

For about a month now, I have been determined to make my own hackle. A hackle is a tool for blending spinning fiber and/or for pulling your own roving out of fleece. Unfortunately, all the lovely professionally made ones have giant metal tines which made […]

Handmade Cyber Monday Haul

Last Monday morning, I sat down to work on my blog post for the day and edit some pictures for the etsy shop, but when I pulled up my etsy account, I got a little side tracked by the wonderful sales my online fibery friends […]

Last Day!

Today is the last day to take advantage of my 15% holiday sale. Plenty of new yarn and spinning fiber up, as well as some great hand made gifts! Use code BOOTS2011 at checkout.

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