Spinning

10 Reasons why Rhinebeck is my new Happy Place

Fiber-animals

I finally made the pilgrimage to Rhinebeckwith a few of my best knitting friends. I’m still kind of on a Rhinebeck high, and it’s been over two weeks. What could be better than being surrounded by everything to do with yarn and fiber, and thousands of other like-minded crafty …

Schacht Ladybug Review

assembled

Back when I learned how to spin last October, I naïvely said to myself that I’m just fine with spinning on a spindle, and I’m sure I won’t need to buy a wheel for a few years (yeah, right!). Although spindle spinning is just fine, it wasn’t satisfyingly fast enough …

So yeah, I fell in love with spinning…

OK, OK, I know it’s been forever since I updated the blog (bad blogger, bad!). But I have a good excuse, I swear! I’ve been learning to spin since October, when I took a drop spindle class with my good friend Lisa at one of my favourite places in Leslieville, …