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Pirouette Glovelets- PDF Knitting Pattern

Pirouette Glovelets- PDF Knitting Pattern | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
Twirling tutus, ballerinas en pointe and wistful musings freed from a young girl’s reverie.
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Relaxing and productive ways of spending the time. Background image of Russian Spindle copyright by Michael Sherwood 2012 (www.satisfyingphotos.com)
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Learning to Knit All Over Again – Using a Knit Sheath

Learning to Knit All Over Again – Using a Knit Sheath | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
A knit sheath supports the right hand needle and all boss knitters back in the day had one. I want to be like them when I grow up.
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Returning to our Regularly Scheduled Program — Spin Artiste - Handspun Yarn

Returning to our Regularly Scheduled Program — Spin Artiste - Handspun Yarn | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
After a long break (five months!), Featured Artist posts are returning!  They will be posted over at Fiberygoodness.com but I will be cross posting here and adding some additional, Spin Artiste-specific content so you will still get something extra here…:-)
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Travel, Fibre and Thread: my excuse? I need a hat :-)

Travel, Fibre and Thread: my excuse? I need a hat :-) | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it

not spinning or knitting for 5 weeks does not seem to have made much difference to the asthma type problem so I'm chancing a quick knit with the merino, I just fancy something a bit colourful :-)

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a name

a name | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it

A progress photo of a tam I'm working on which has an all-over pattern, and that I'm really having a lot fun figuring the shaping & wheel. I'm also looking forward to showing it off more, very very soon...

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Wool - Tribulations of Hand Spinning and Herbal Dyeing: Making Flower Fairies from Wool

Wool - Tribulations of Hand Spinning and Herbal Dyeing: Making Flower Fairies from Wool | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it

"O what can ail thee, business woman, Sole Trader, palely loitering?Looking for fairies, are you?

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How to Knit a Teddy Bear

How to Knit a Teddy Bear | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
How to Knit a Teddy Bear. If you want to give a simple gift this year, consider knitting a teddy bear. There are many different ways to make and knit teddy bears but by following some steps you will have a cuddly teddy bear in no time!...
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Knitting with Nana • LoveKnitting Blog

Knitting with Nana • LoveKnitting Blog | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
Who taught you to knit? For many of us, it was a beloved grandma - what was it like for our grannies, and what kinds of yarn did they knit? Yarn from a vin
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“Biscotte’s Folly” Cat Socks

“Biscotte’s Folly” Cat Socks | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it

If you’re reading KnitHacker, it’s probably your folly too, let’s be real. Real talk. Like ’em?

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Free Online Calculators for Knitters and Crocheters

Free Online Calculators for Knitters and Crocheters | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
A roundup of free tools that will help you calculate all sorts of things for your knit and crochet projects. No more try-and-see. Be sure.
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Backstrap Weaving - Making Do

Backstrap Weaving - Making Do | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
I just love this picture and this weaver's work space. Place all you tools on the warp, roll everything up and leave it hanging from the post to which it is anchored...the simplicity! Gone are the days when I used to have to roll up everything and put it in the closet every night. A…
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Tell us about you – take the survey | WATG Blog

Tell us about you – take the survey | WATG Blog | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it

We at WATG are firm believers that knitting and crochet are great for the soul. And we’re not alone! There are lots of studies out…

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FO Friday – Snow Lightning

FO Friday – Snow Lightning | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
This week’s finished object post is all about handspun Targhee wool.  Targhee is such a fun spin.  It is soft, bouncy, and has lots of pouf.  Here’s what Wikipedia has to say about Targ…
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How to Pick Up and Knit

How to Pick Up and Knit | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
Need a border on that knitting? Picking up and knitting stitches doesn't have to be a pain. Here is my easy, one-needle method.
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Moth is not a four-letter word for this UK knitter!

Moth is not a four-letter word for this UK knitter! | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it

Max Alexander’s knitted moths are incredible – I am simply blown away. LOVE!

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episode 53 – Reacquainting

episode 53 – Reacquainting | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it

Today I have a good old squish of Kate Davie's Buachaille yarn and find out about your Tales of the WIPs of Doooom

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Pretty sure it’s become a scheme at this point @ Violently Domestic

Pretty sure it’s become a scheme at this point @ Violently Domestic | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it

The other day I had an idea. It led to swatching (always a good step). Then came an email to Stephanie (of SpaceCadet fame) with a bit of a plan. We’re still working on a few of the details but a plot is now definitely afoot.

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FO Friday – Riddari

FO Friday – Riddari | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
Riddari is finished!  I’m so happy with how it turned out and it fits my friend C great.  Truth be told she rocks the sweater waaaaay better than I can :-) So for project details, the sweater…
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Spindle Spun

Spindle Spun | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
Spindle spinning has been on my mind recently. I have been chatting with the lovely Becca, a spinner from Scotland whose spindle is her tool of choice and I have been finishing off some old spinnin…
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Rebecca Mezoff, Tapestry Artist: So Warped. Startitis for weavers.

Rebecca Mezoff, Tapestry Artist: So Warped. Startitis for weavers. | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it

Kathe Todd-Hooker sold these bumper stickers at one point.Knitters talk about startitis.

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Snake Inspired Knitting Patterns - Naturally Cracked

Snake Inspired Knitting Patterns - Naturally Cracked | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
Are you a fan of snakes?  I am definitely NOT.  We have a rule in our house that no reptile pets as long as Mommy lives in the house.  However, my brave friend Tiffany has recently let a snake come live among them.  So when we discussed me doing a guest post, I thought a… [read more]
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A new Round of S3 Spin Course Enrolments

A new Round of S3 Spin Course Enrolments | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it
This is always an exciting time for me, opening enrolments on one of our FiberyGoodness Spin courses! We run enrolments on the S3 Sketch Spin Scribe course every few months, and each time its wonde…
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Kira F on Instagram: “I am totally smitten with my Snyder Spindles narwhals Turkish spindle. I feel like a total Turkish spindle convert. I really have to blame…”

Kira F on Instagram: “I am totally smitten with my Snyder Spindles narwhals  Turkish spindle. I feel like a total Turkish spindle convert. I really have to blame…” | Spinning, Weaving and Knitting | Scoop.it

“I am totally smitten with my Snyder Spindles narwhals Turkish spindle. I feel like a total Turkish spindle convert. I really have to blame / thank…”

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