I have always wanted to try dying wool! I enjoy making yarn with my spinning wheels and spindles, so I thought it would be fun to try dying some of my handspun. I do not have professional dyes at the moment, and the koolaid I bought to dye with has long been mixed and consumed… Continue reading Craft Adventure – Dying Yarn with Food Coloring
A very warm welcome to Angelarae Knits! I’m Angela and have been crocheting for 16 years now and knitting for about 12. I love to design and teach the needle arts! I am currently a crochet instructor at the uber-fabulous Downtown Knits in Apex, NC. If you live in the Raleigh area, you must come… Continue reading CGOA National Crochet Month
I finally have about 100 yds on my spindle and I am itching to knit something with these singles. I was aiming for socks, so I cast on a pair… But this yarn is too fine for socks. I spun this by pulling a long strip lengthwise from this fiber. I think I’ll pull another… Continue reading Spinning…
Indeed…where did it go? I realize that my time management skills have not been very good. I have never been able to accomplish as much as I would like to. It is something I have realized in working with FlyLady. I believe it has something to do with my attitude towards tasks that need to… Continue reading Where Did The Time Go?