2014 Midwest Fiber Festivals

Gatsby SAL

Last year my post about upcoming fiber festivals was such a hit, I thought I would do it again this year! Here is what I found upcoming for 2014, if I missed anything big let me know. I focused mainly on festivals and not workshops, etc. Ohio Buckeye Alpaca Show: May 3 & 4 Upper Valley Fiber Fest: May 17 Great Lakes Fiber Show: May 24 & 25 Mid-Ohio Fiber Fair: Aug 2 & 3 A Wool Gathering: Sept 20 & 21 Autumn Fiber Festival: Oct 18   Indiana: The Fiber … [Continue reading...]

Wednesday WIP- Frisson

Frisson WIP

In March BohoknitterChic held a KAL for her latest pattern: Frisson. Being as caught up as I was in too many other projects, I opted out. I was trying to be responsible and not over commit. Then I started seeing some of the amazing shawls that were coming of the needles for those participating in the KAL. I could resist no longer. You see, I had this yarn in my stash that had been waiting for just the perfect project: This is Fyberspates Faery Wings in Peppermint Green. I bought it … [Continue reading...]

I’ve Got Mail!


Seriously, the post was good to me this week and last.  Between fiber goodies and nail goodies, I’m one happy lady. First off, my circular loom arrived for my Golden Fleece journey. It is my first ever Majacraft item and I am very excited. Now I need to get working on my courses so I […]

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2014 Sweater Project


I decided this year I would knit at least one sweater. I also assumed it would take me the whole of the year to knit and seam. As I was deciding which sweater to knit, Brittany posted on Ravelry a pairing I could not resist: The Hot Cider Pullover paired with Fleece Artist Woolie Silk […]

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Almost Spring Spinning


It’s been awhile since I posted any spinning projects. Mostly because my craft room was much too cold, too often, to hang out and craft in. That and it was a work in progress most of the winter (almost done painting!). I look forward to the first day of Spring arriving next week, with hopefully […]

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