Flax for Sam

[The title brings to mind the short story "Flowers for Algernon," which just made me sad, and I'm kind of wishing I chose a different title, but nothing else popped into mind so I'll just have to deal with it.] I have finished my first sweater! Huzzah! [Pattern: Flax, from Tin Can Knits. Yarn: Ice Road … Continue reading Flax for Sam

More Like Woolverine, Am I Right?

My workshop has become a little more dangerous, with the addition of my newest textile tool. Wool combs. Ah, yeah! Up until this point, I have been working through my box of alpaca and Shetland fleeces with a pair of "wool combs" that I improvised out of a set of angel food cake breakers.  Don't … Continue reading More Like Woolverine, Am I Right?