Books

  • Review : Fleegle Spins Supported

    fleegle.jpgFirst off, I really like the format of this ebook! It comes on a flash drive in its own little storage tin. This is a great way to keep it stored securely and also will help to keep it from getting lost in the fray of electronic gadgets and USB drives and other paraphernalia we all seem to cart around with us these days.

  • Books • Spin Art : Mastering the Craft of Spinning Textured Yarn

    This looks to be an excellent book. I have to admit, I am new to art yarn spinning. But, given the amount of expertise and guidance in this book, I’m sure I could learn much from it. [...]

  • Books : Color and Texture In Weaving

    There are a TON of things I like about this book. [...]

  • Books • 8 : Nourishing Knits

    Knitting, spinning, companionship, wholesome food and warm drinks are each a wonderful thing. Together, nothing nourishes the spirit more! There is something about gathering together and sharing great food and drinks with others who enjoy working with fiber that bridges even the widest gaps to form amazing bonds of friendship. [...]

  • Book Review: Get Spun by Symeon North

    I recently purchased the Get Spun book by Symeon North from Interweave Press. Billed as a way to learn to spin "funky and functional art yarns", I was interested to see what I would learn from it. [...]

  • Spinster's Corner • 7 : Spinning a Beaded Art Yarn

    For the Spinster's Corner this time, I decided to tackle one of the art yarn techniques illustrated in Symeon North's book Get Spun, which I have also reviewed for this edition. I picked one of the add-on techniques, and decided to create a beaded yarn. [...]

  • Book Review • The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook

    Authors: Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius Storey Publishing, 2001 [...]

  • Books • 3 : Miriam Felton's Twist and Knit

    Now headed into its second printing due to popularity, knitwear designer Miriam Felton gives us a glimpse into her creative process behind designing a book focused on handspun yarns. [...]